New York, Beijing, Adelaide. A small city’s strong position to steer a big data solution as its economy reopens from the pandemic

Australia’s fifth largest city, with just over one million residents, is set to become the world’s “idea incubator” through a collaboration with the world’s highest ranking university Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Adelaide, South Australia – recognised for its highly successful Coronavirus suppression campaign – is perfectly positioned to leverage big data to reopen safely […]

Covid -19 Message for FCA Members

Dear FCA Member, Don’t think, I can begin my note on any other subject other than COVID 19 pandemic – an unprecedented disaster that has brought the world almost to a standstill. As of 14 April as per Johns Hopkins University data, there has been nearly 2 million confirmed cases and more than 126,000 deaths […]

Media Statement – 20 January 2020

Foreign Correspondents’ Association (Australia & South Pacific), Sydney. www.foreigncorrespondents.org.au MESSAGE TO AUSTRALIANS FROM THE FOREIGN CORRESPONDENTS’ ASSOCIATION IN SYDNEY 20 January 2020 The hearts of members of the Foreign Correspondents’ Association, Australia & South Pacific (FCA) go out to all those affected in Australia by the unprecedented bushfires that have impacted so many people, domestic […]

Confronting a Post-Truth Water World – Professor Quentin Grafton

Professor Quentin Grafton’s address, titled Confronting a Post-Truth Water World, was held from 10.30am-12.30pm on Monday 25 November at the DFAT, Sydney. Followed by a Q & A. Professor Grafton talked about Australia’s water crisis, the issues involved and measures needed to alleviate the dire situation that Australians are now experiencing due to an extended drought.  The NSW Government has announced severe water restrictions being mandated […]

Tourism Australia launches “PhilAUSophy”

The distinct and defining character of Australia and of Australians will be celebrated in a new campaign unveiled by Tourism Australia, which will invite the world Down Under to experience first-hand the Australian way of life. Key industry stakeholders were invited to a special preview of the new three-year global campaign,‘Come Live our Philausophy’, which […]