|Australian Foreign Minister to visit Indonesia and the United States|
8 January 2012
Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd will depart today for Indonesia and the United States.
In Jakarta, Mr Rudd will meet with his counterpart, Dr Marty Natalegawa, and other senior figures, to discuss the full breadth of shared political, security, commercial, environmental, and cultural interests.
“I look forward to discussing the East Asia Summit and ASEAN agendas for the year ahead, with a particular focus on practical ways to take forward EAS priorities, such as co-ordinated regional responses to natural disasters.”
Australia and Indonesia cooperate closely in disaster management, and a joint Australia-Indonesia initiative was endorsed by leaders at the ...
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Why Study in Australia
In Australia, you have the freedom to choose a path that suits your particular goals. There are thousands of courses on offer.
Whichever course you choose, you’ll experience a unique kind of education. Studying in Australia promotes innovative, creative and independent thinking. You’ll learn to work as part of a team, to communicate effectively with others and to develop the practical skills and intellectual abilities you need for global success.
Most importantly, you’ll learn how to use your initiative. Your teachers will encourage you to think of original, practical solutions to real-world problems. Upon graduation, your qualification will make ...
|Australia partners with Femina to support women entrepreneurs|
Winners of the female entrepreneurial awards were announced today from a strong field of almost 400 applicants.
This annual competition, sponsored by Australia, is hosted by Indonesia’s leading women’s magazine Femina.
Rakhma Sinseria from Surabaya took out first place for her small coffee shop business, Coffee Toffee. A business she successfully expanded to almost 100 locations within a two-year period.
Myrna Munadi, owner of Taqilla Home Industry, also impressed the judging panel taking home the Australian Government sponsored award for local resource utilisation.
Taqilla Home Industry specilises in sourcing local materials and labour for their exclusive line of fun and creative ...
|U.S. Ambassador Meets Indonesian Women Entrepreneurs|