It is pleasing to hear the vision new Northern Territory Chief Minister Adam Giles’ has expressed for Northern Australia. Speaking soon after his accession to the leadership of the NT Country Liberal Party, Chief Minister Giles outlined his desire to see Northern Australia become a trade centre, saying a key priority of his government would be to encourage business ties with Asia. The Chief Minister also outlined his intention to grow the Territory’s infrastructure, stating [...]
A big idea in a big country – that is the aim of the Australians for Northern Development and Economic Vision (ANDEV), writes Imants Kins.
Here in our north we can work to solve many of our trade, foreign relations, food, minerals, and indigenous issues.
The north has natural assets that give it a global comparative advantage: abundant water at a time of increasing scarcity of drinking water, abundant land at a time of decreasing [...]
Good evening and what a pleasure it is to be introduced by Senator Macdonald, Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Northern and Remote Australia and Secretary for the Defence Force and Defence Support.
I would also like to acknowledge the presence this evening of Mrs Rosemary Menkens MP, the Member for Burdekin, and Mr John Hathaway MP, the Member for Townsville.
It is an honour to be in Townsville to launch Northern Australia and then some by [...]
Speech – National Party Federal Conference – by Mr Tad Watroba, Executive Director of Queensland Coal Investments15 September 2012
Party President, Federal Leader of the Nationals and the next Deputy Prime Minister of Australia, the Honourable Warren Truss, Nationals Senate Leader Barnaby Joyce, Premier of Queensland, Campbell Newman, Deputy Premier of New South Wales, Andrew Stoner; distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen.
Thank you for your very warm welcome and thank you for the invitation to Mrs Rinehart to address you, but as you can see you have me instead, still battling with my Aussie [...]