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Chevron accepts arbitration terms in dispute at Australia LNG plants

A 3D printed natural gas pipeline is placed in front of displayed Chevron logo in this illustration taken Feb. 8, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights FWC ‘strongly’ recommends parties accept its proposal Chevron accepts; unions meet to decide whether to accept terms Union tells FWC Chevron offer lower than Woodside deal SYDNEY, Sept […]

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HOMES & VILLAS BY MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL LANDS IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

Extremely-curated providing from Houses & Villas by way of Marriott Global brings visitors an expansive portfolio of top rate and comfort houses throughout seaside and concrete spaces BETHESDA, Md., June 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Houses & Villas by way of Marriott Global, the Marriott Bonvoy go back and forth program’s curated and rising selection of […]

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New Australia PM, Indonesia president ride bikes as diplomatic wheels turn

Issued on: 06/06/2022 – 10:48 Jakarta (AFP) – Australia’s new prime minister and Indonesia’s president rode bamboo bicycles together on Monday as they held talks to boost ties, as Canberra embarks on a diplomatic charm offensive aimed at countering China’s growing assertiveness in the region. Anthony Albanese hailed relations with Indonesia and vowed to strengthen […]

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Longhaul travellers eager to tick Australia off their bucket lists

Australia has long been a bucket list destination for longhaul travellers from the US, the UK and Europe, but intention to visit has risen dramatically throughout the pandemic, with travel agents at Australia Tourism Exchange 2022 saying their clients are eager to convert thoughts to action. Germany-based TravelEssence’s group content manager Alexandra Anger, shared with […]

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Australia PM says Pacific leaders ‘positive’ on his new push

Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese attends the Quad leaders’ summit, in Tokyo, Japan, May 24, 2022. Yuichi Yamazaki/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SYDNEY, May 29 (Reuters) – Australia’s new government has had a positive response from Pacific island leaders to its diplomatic engagement, Prime Minister Anthony Albanese […]

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Biden’s Asia trip, Australia election, APEC Trade Ministers’ Meeting

Welcome to Your Week in Asia. U.S. President Joe Biden is set to visit South Korea and Japan later this week. He will also meet Quad leaders in Tokyo to consolidate ties with regional allies during his first trip to Asia as president. Australia will hold a federal election on Saturday, with the incumbent Liberal-National […]

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Holland America Line Adds New Itineraries in Australia, New Zealand and Asia

Holland America Line has opened bookings for new itineraries aboard Westerdam starting in fall 2022 in anticipation of ports in Australia, New Zealand and Southeast Asia reopening to cruise ships. Departing September 25, 2022, through March 13, 2023, these new cruises will explore the enchanting culture, history and landscapes of some of the most sought-after […]

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Parkville Precinct hospitals in Australia achieve Stage 6-7 EMRAM and O-EMRAM

All four Parkville Precinct hospitals in Melbourne have been validated for Stages 6 and 7 on the HIMSS Electronic Medical Record Adoption and Outpatient Electronic Medical Record Adoption Models, with the Royal Children’s Hospital attaining the highest accreditation for the latter. The Royal Women’s Hospital (RWH), The Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH), and Peter MacCallum Cancer […]

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