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OSIA welcomes Senate inquiry into CPTPP

Foreign Affairs, Defence & Trade References Committee inquiry will provide much needed perspective

The afternoon, OSIA put out the sixth in an ongoing series of public statements regarding CPTPP.

OSIA members with an i...

Thursday, 29 March, 2018 - 21:48
CPTPP grants temporary stay of execution

One third of the worst issues with TPP resolved for the short term

The afternoon, OSIA put out the fifth in an ongoing series of public statements regarding CPTPP.

OSIA members with an interest in this matter are welcome t...

Monday, 19 March, 2018 - 16:16
OSIA slams DFAT's brazen denial of TPP secrecy

OSIA has put out a press release this afternoon, available at:
http://osia.com.au/f/osia_cptpp_pr2c.pdf

This is the fourth in an ongoing series of public statements by OSIA regarding CPTPP.

It's also the third & final...

Monday, 12 March, 2018 - 16:51
OSIA welcomes new director

The board is pleased to announce the appointment at its 24 Feb 2018 meeting of Mr Paul Moore as a director of OSIA. Mr Moore takes on the membership portfolio.

For a full list of board members during the 2017/18 term, see...

Monday, 12 March, 2018 - 01:56
Dangers of ISDS provisions in CPTPP are not a myth

DFAT "myth busters" document ignored the main risk

OSIA has put out a press release this afternoon, available at: http://osia.com.au/f/osia_cptpp_pr2b.pdf

This is the third in a series of public stateme...

Sunday, 11 March, 2018 - 13:10
DFAT "myth busters" document mostly propaganda

OSIA renews call for independent modelling of CPTPP by Productivity Commission

As many of you will know, CPTPP was signed in Chile yesterday.

In response, OSIA has put out a press release this afternoon, available at:...

Saturday, 10 March, 2018 - 12:59
CPTPP is a ticking time bomb

As many of you will know, the CPTPP text was released on Wednesday.

In response, OSIA has put out the attached press release this
afternoon. Also available online at:
http://www.osia.com.a...

Saturday, 24 February, 2018 - 05:53
OSIA welcomes new directors

The OSIA board is pleased to announce the appointment at its 27 Jan 2018 meeting of Mr Mark Phillips & Mr Josh Stewart as new directors (alongside Mr Jack Burton, Mr Alexar Pendashteh & Mr Ron Skeoch, our continuing directors).

The board is also pleased to announce the election of M...

Monday, 5 February, 2018 - 11:01
OSIA welcomes new directors

The OSIA board is pleased to announce the election at the 14 Dec 2017 SGM of Mr Alexar Pendashteh & Mr Ron Skeoch as new directors (alongside Mr Jack Burton as company secretary).

Following its 21 Dec 2017 meeting, the board is also pleased to announce the election of Mr Skeoch as OSIA...

Wednesday, 27 December, 2017 - 09:27
OSIA tells Senate Committee to reject TPP

On 26 October 2016, OSIA lodged a submission to the Senate Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence & Trade (SSCFADT) regarding the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP).

OSIA recommended that:

  1. Australia should not ratify TPP.
  2. Australia should show strong leadership i...
Wednesday, 2 November, 2016 - 13:18