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02 Feb 2016 Media Release Type Media release
Today the Government has introduced changes to the House of Representatives to allow mothers to take their child into the Chamber, making it the most...
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01 Feb 2016 Media Release Type Media release
The Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, Christopher Pyne, has announced that applications are now open for the latest round of funding for CRCs and...
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29 Jan 2016 Media Release Type Media release
South Australia and Victoria’s manufacturing industry will receive a $30 million injection to support capital investment in high value manufacturing capability.
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25 Jan 2016 Media Release Type Media release
The opening of a facility to service major projects across the Northern Territory will make investing in Australia’s north easier.
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22 Jan 2016 Media Release Type Media release
Dr Alan Finkel AO, a renowned engineer, neuroscientist, entrepreneur and philanthropist, begins his three-year term as Australia’s Chief Scientist on Monday.
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20 Jan 2016 Media Release Type Media release
More than $15 million will be invested in 10 innovative Australian automotive component manufacturers to help them move into new industry sectors before local car...
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15 Jan 2016 Media Release Type Media release
Consumers and businesses are being urged to have their say on the Government’s proposed Country of Origin Labelling reforms before the consultation...
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06 Jan 2016 Media Release Type Media release
An Australian Government public information and community engagement campaign will support the National Innovation and Science Agenda and help transform Australia’s economy and drive prosperity...
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21 Dec 2015 Media Release Type Media release
New Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Programme guidelines released today will inspire cultural change in industry and research and train the next generation of researchers and...
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18 Dec 2015 Media Release Type Media release
An exhibition which highlights simple but ingenious inventions and shines the spotlight on Australian innovation has opened at the University of South Australia (UniSA) today.
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16 Dec 2015 Media Release Type Media release
The opportunities and challenges for Australia’s innovation ecosystem, and a Statement on Innovation Cooperation were at...
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16 Dec 2015 Media Release Type Media release
The establishment of a ‘landing pad’ in Tel Aviv, Israel, will provide emerging Australian companies with access to new opportunities to reach global markets.
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14 Dec 2015 Media Release Type Media release
Bolstering Australia’s innovation sector was one of the key topics on the table when Minister for Industry, Innovation...
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14 Dec 2015 Media Release Type Media release
Vital information on innovation, research and entrepreneurship was front and centre this week during meetings with the Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science and the...
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11 Dec 2015 Media Release Type Media release
A strategic partnership for manufacturing and R&D between the University of Adelaide and Trajan Scientific and Medical shows how research institutions and manufacturers...
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11 Dec 2015 Media Release Type Media release
In positive news for the eastern suburbs of Adelaide and the electorate of Sturt, the next stage of the Waterproofing Eastern Adelaide Project will soon...
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10 Dec 2015 Media Release Type Media release
The Australian Government’s $250 million Biomedical Translation Fund will bridge the gap between research and commercialisation of new Australian biomedical discoveries.
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08 Dec 2015 Media Release Type Media release
The Government today has welcomed the significant investment in quantum computing by the Commonwealth Bank, investing $10 million in the quantum computing project...
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08 Dec 2015 Media Release Type Media release
The Government today has welcomed the significant investment in quantum computing by Telstra, investing $10 million in...
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07 Dec 2015 Media Release Type Media release
The National Innovation and Science Agenda will transform Australia’s economy and will drive prosperity and competitiveness, according to Industry, Innovation and Science Minister, Christopher Pyne.
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13 Oct 2014 Article Type Article
EVERY architect knows that for a building to pass the test of time it must have a strong foundation. In education, our children also need...
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26 May 2014 Article Type Article
Christopher Pyne's vision for higher education Op Ed originally appeared in the Sydney Morning Herald on 26 May 2014. Available online: http://www.smh.com.au/comment/christopher-pynes-vision-for-higher-education-20140525-zrniw.html   With images of protesters – who ...
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07 May 2014 Article Type Article
THE students who identified themselves as from the Socialist Alternative protesting on Monday night’s Q and A program highlight how important it is that all...
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24 Apr 2014 Article Type Article
In 1914, with the outbreak of war with Germany, the Australian government recruited 20,000 Australians from the recently federated states and territories to fight together...
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26 Mar 2014 Article Type Article
Originally appeared on page 18 of The Adelaide Advertiser on 26/03/2014 Labor has stolen the Treasury benchesChristopher Pyne IT is beyond question that under the...
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12 Mar 2014 Article Type Article
THERE is nothing more frustrating than trying to speak to people in a language they just cannot, or will not, understand.
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29 Nov 2013 Article Type Article
The key driver of all education policy across the Commonwealth, states and territories, government and nongovernment sectors should be improving student outcomes.
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29 May 2013 Article Type Article
With more than half of all homeless people under the age of 24, homelessness disproportionately affects our children and youth. As Shadow Minister for Education...
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22 May 2013 Article Type Article
Originally published in Haaretz, Israeli Daily Newspaper. Australian MPs pick up torch in fight against global anti-SemitismAll 105 federal Liberal MPs and senators join the...
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05 Apr 2013 Article Type Article
Originally published as an op-ed in The Advertiser on 5 April 2012. PEOPLE in South Australia are rightly questioning why Federal Labor is splashing...
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03 Apr 2013 Article Type Article
Original article in The Daily Telegraph by Miranda Devine. THE most despicable thing about the “I give a Gonski” ads on TV is their dishonest...
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30 Jan 2013 Article Type Article
Originally published in the Australian Financial Review on 30 January 2013. The Parliament is controlled and defined by the government, the example set by...
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07 Apr 2012 Article Type Article
(Originally published in The Australian) LOOKING at a list of top performing schools, the tendency for government and policy makers is to seek among them...
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30 Jan 2012 Article Type Article
SUBJECTS: AFP inquiry into Australia Day riot E&OE………  Jon Faine:  What would an enquiry achieve? Christopher Pyne: Well the enquiry would achieve a number of things.  Firstly, it ...
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05 Jan 2012 Article Type Article
Ross Fitzgerald - The Daily Telegraph – January 05, 201212:00AM OVER the past few months, Labor's standard attack on Tony Abbott has been that he's...
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05 Jan 2012 Article Type Article
The Constitution makes the only prerequisite to form a government in Australia the ability to control a majority of the elected members on the floor…
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05 Jan 2012 Article Type Article
OVER the past few months, Labor's standard attack on Tony Abbott has been that he's "too negative". They've even published a pamphlet about the ...
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04 Dec 2011 Article Type Article
Cost of living increases have battered South Australians over the past few years. Electricity prices in particular have hit many people hard.
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28 Jun 2011 Article Type Article
THIS week union bosses and Labor Party factional warlords, in cahoots with Julia Gillard, assassinated Kevin Rudd and made Ms Gillard Prime Minister of Australia.
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12 May 2011 Article Type Article
I have visited a lot of schools around Australia and in each one I met dedicated and passionate teachers and principals who believe that education...
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15 Dec 2015 Speech Type Speech
Thank you for that introduction, and thank you to the Australia–Israel Chamber of Commerce for hosting me here today. I’m delighted to be here.
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08 Dec 2015 Speech Type Speech
Thank you for inviting me to address the National Press Club today. It is always a pleasure to be here. It’s especially so at a...
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18 Nov 2015 Speech Type Speech
Speech to Submarine Institute of Australia
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28 Oct 2015 Speech Type Speech
Christopher Pyne: It’s a great time to be the Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science because we...
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07 Oct 2015 Speech Type Speech
CHRISTOPHER PYNE: Thank you very much Sarah, to you as the local Member for Corangamite, and a great fighter for Geelong and this part of...
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30 Sep 2015 Speech Type Speech
Good morning, I’m delighted to join you here this morning. It’s appropriate that one of my first speeches in this portfolio is to an audience...
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01 Sep 2015 Speech Type Speech
This is my first visit to the Pacific as the Australian Government Minister for Education and it is a privilege to speak at the University...
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24 Aug 2015 Speech Type Speech
Good afternoon and thank you Professor Mattoo, Director of International Studies at Jawaharlal Nehru University and Honorary Director and CEO of the Australia-India Institute...
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21 May 2015 Speech Type Speech
I am pleased to be here tonight to give the Australian Catholic University Sir George Reid Lecture. It is symbolic that we are meeting...
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20 May 2015 Speech Type Speech
It is a great pleasure to be back at the Waite Campus of Adelaide University, to officially launch the ARC Training Centre for Innovative Wine...
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29 Apr 2015 Speech Type Speech
It is a great pleasure to be with you tonight to speak in memory of the greatest of Australian liberals, Sir Robert Menzies, and to...
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23 Mar 2015 Speech Type Speech
When I was a newly elected member of this House some 22 years ago, Malcolm Fraser gave me the best political advice that I have...
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11 Mar 2015 Speech Type Speech
It is a pleasure to be with you again to address your conference dinner. I would like to acknowledge my colleague, the Assistant Minister...
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13 Feb 2015 Speech Type Speech
I am pleased to be here today, to honour Hedley Beare and outline the Government’s agenda for school education in 2015 and beyond.
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12 Nov 2014 Speech Type Speech
Higher Education Reform Summit Next steps in the evolution of Australian higher education Sofitel Melbourne 25 Collins Pl, Melbourne Wednesday 12 November 2014 9.00am...
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31 Oct 2014 Speech Type Speech
Launch of the Australian Institute of Management Business School's online MBA programme Encouraging flexibility and increasing opportunity for students: the vital importance of higher…
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09 Sep 2014 Speech Type Speech
SPEECH AT AUSTRALIAN STUDIES CENTRE PEKING UNIVERSITY China and Australia – our valued education relationship Beijing, China 9 September 2014...
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28 Aug 2014 Speech Type Speech
Introduction Today I introduce the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment Bill 2014. The Reform Bill gives effect to some of the greatest higher education...
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06 Aug 2014 Speech Type Speech
‘Spreading opportunity and staying competitive – why we need the higher education reform package' National Press Club, Canberra 6 August 2014 Introduction...
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04 Aug 2014 Speech Type Speech
Opening Address “Quality and Equity in School Education” The Research Conference of the Australian Council for Educational Research Conference theme: Quality...
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03 Feb 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
Chris Dittmar: Roo we’ve been reading and hearing all about the closure of Holden for the last couple of years now, now there is actually...
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03 Feb 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
DAVID PENBERTHY: We’ll get to that in a moment because right now it’s time to turn our attention to the federal scene with our guests...
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03 Feb 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
BEN FORDHAM: Well, parliament’s back for 2016 and the odd couple are back as well, Christopher Pyne the minister for industry innovation and science...
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02 Feb 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
Rosanna Mangiarelli: Well Chris, thank you very much for your time. Look, this has been a real glimmer of hope for Holden workers for some...
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01 Feb 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
Leon Byner: Big subject for SA of course is jobs, employment; prosperity. Let’s talk to the Industry Minister Chris Pyne. Chris thanks for being available.
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29 Jan 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
LISA WILKINSON: Joining at us now on our regular Friday look at politics it's good morning to Christopher Pyne who is in the studio in...
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29 Jan 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
CHRISTOPHER PYNE: Well, firstly I’d like to thank you all for coming to this announcement this morning about the Round Two of the Next Generation...
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28 Jan 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
PATRICIA KARVELAS: Happy New Year Minister, and welcome back to RN Drive. CHRISTOPHER PYNE: Patricia, it’s great to be with you on your birthday. Happy...
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22 Jan 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
SYLVIA JEFFERIES: The Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, Christopher Pyne joins us from Adelaide and Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen is here in studio with...
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21 Jan 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
Christopher Pyne: Good morning Matthew, good morning David. Matthew Abraham: I think you have made the point in text correspondence this morning with us you...
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21 Jan 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
Fran Kelly: The Australian car industry could have a future after all. Talks are underway with an automotive entrepreneur who wants to buy GM Holden’s...
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20 Jan 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
David Penberthy: Thank you for joining us Minister. Christopher Pyne: Good morning David, good morning Will. David Penberthy: Now, South Australia is going to be...
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20 Jan 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
Christopher Pyne: Well thank you very much Matt, and it’s great to be here at Multi Slide in Matt Williams’ electorate of Hindmarsh, and I’d...
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15 Jan 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
CHRISTOPHER PYNE: Well, good morning David and it’s good to be with you, well obviously the Australian Government continues to liaise and work closely with...
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08 Jan 2016 Transcript Type Transcipt
SYLVIA JEFFREYS: The Government’s dramas certainly did not take a break, one minister has been suspended pending a police investigation, another has resigned...
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11 Dec 2015 Transcript Type Transcipt
Christopher Pyne: Good morning. Anthony Albanese: Good morning Peter. Peter Stefanovic: First of all I’d better start off with the texting...
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11 Dec 2015 Transcript Type Transcipt
Christopher Pyne: Right. Well ladies and gentlemen of the press, thank you very much for coming today. It’s great to be here at IPAS...
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10 Dec 2015 Transcript Type Transcipt
CHRISTOPHER PYNE: Thank you very much Nicholas, to you, to Paul Kelly, to Elena and particularly to the Prime Minister who unleashed that inner...
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10 Dec 2015 Transcript Type Transcipt
Christopher Pyne: Well thank you very much for coming and being part of this launch today. I am here obviously to launch the Medical Technologies...
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09 Dec 2015 Transcript Type Transcipt
Compere: Christopher Pyne and Anthony Albanese join us, talking all things federal, state and in between. Christopher Pyne, good morning. Christopher Pyne: Good morning Will...
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