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2020 WA ASEAN Dialogue

Developing stronger trade and investment links with large and emerging Southeast Asian markets is not a future pursuit, but an immediate WA business and economic imperative. Join us online Nov 16 - 20 to hear from emerging business leaders, policymakers and economists from both WA and Southeast Asia.


Despite the pandemic and protectionist headwinds battering the global economy, history is about to be made with the signing of the fifteen-member Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) trade agreement this weekend.

US Politics Web Series - A monthly review from Australia

In this monthly web series the CEO’s of the Perth USAsia Centre and United States Studies Centre will review the latest in US politics with a focus on the upcoming US Election and US-Indo-Pacific relations.

Political risks for the Australia-China agriculture trade

In the last decade, China has emerged as Australia’s most important agricultural partner. It is Australia’s fastest growing market, and presently accounts for one-third of agricultural exports.
Exclusive Interview

Professor Gordon Flake interviews the Hon Barry O'Farrell AO

Professor Gordon Flake interviews The Hon Barry O'Farrell AO, Australia's High Commissioner to India. Joining us from New Delhi, Mr O’Farrell outlined major developments in India – across public policy and politics, economics and industry, healthcare and COVID-19 management - since Mr O’Farrell’s tenure began not six months ago.
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2020 United States Election

The United States election will be a significant event in 2020 with global and long-lasting implications. Experts at the Perth USAsia Centre are focused on providing content, events and programs that help explain the democratic election process in the lead-up to election day.
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