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AFBA Autumn Drinks - 17 October 2022

AFBA Autumn Drinks - 17 October 2022

, 17 Oct 2022

The Australia France Business Association is pleased to invite AFBA members and their friends to autumn drinks at Fitzroy restaurant and bar in Paris on the 17th October at 6:30pm.

The Great Reassessment, Perspectives from Australia & Germany

The Great Reassessment, Perspectives from Australia & Germany

, 24 Oct 2022

The German Australian Business Council invites you to The Great Reassessment, Perspectives from Australia & Germany networking event on Monday, 24 October 2022 at 18:30 CEST in Frankfurt am Main. Complimentary for Business Council and ABIE Members.

Australia's new Tax Residency Laws - How will it affect You?

Australia's new Tax Residency Laws - How will it affect You?

, 06 Oct 2022

Following an announcement in the 2021/22 Federal Budget, major changes to Australian tax residence rules for individuals may take effect from as early as 1 July 2023.

- How will these changes affect you?
- What is the so-called ‘bright line’ test?
- How can high earners benefit from changes to the tax system?
- What is the minimum time you must hold for investments to qualify?

Ambassador Dinner - Munich

Ambassador Dinner - Munich

, 06 Oct 2022

The German Australian Business Council is pleased to invite members and friends to one of the highlight events of the year, a dinner in Munich with H.E. Philip Green OAM, Australian Ambassador to Germany. Mr Green will address us on the status of the negotiations for the EU-Australia Free Trade Agreement. We will also hear Brian Martin, Head of G3 Economics Europe, ANZ Bank talking about the future of sustainable EU-Australian trade co-operation.

ESG in Practice - ABIE Forum and Networking

ESG in Practice - ABIE Forum and Networking

, 11 Oct 2022

Both Australia and New Zealand build their international success on their green image and cultural and socially responsible corporate behaviour.

ESG is not just an important part of that, it's also a hot topic at present.  Lots of people are talking about this topic, but our October forum will be less focused on theoretical talk, and more on action.  We will hear from three speakers who don't just talk ESG, they live it.

Come and learn what ESG has meant for them and prepare yourself and your business for

Business Lunch with Members of the  Inter-Parliamentary Group of Friends of the Czech Republic, Australia, and New Zealand

Business Lunch with Members of the Inter-Parliamentary Group of Friends of the Czech Republic, Australia, and New Zealand

, 14 Sep 2022

Please join us for our September business lunch with JUDr. Michael Kohajda

AFBA Rentrée Dinner

AFBA Rentrée Dinner

, 13 Sep 2022

The President and Board of the Australia France Business Association (AFBA) have the pleasure of inviting you to the AFBA Rentrée Dinner on the 13th of September 2022 at 7pm CEST in Paris.

Ambassadors' Dinner, Frankfurt, July 2022

Ambassadors' Dinner, Frankfurt, July 2022

, 04 Jul 2022

On Monday, 4th July 2022 the Ambassadors’ Dinner took place as the Silver Jubilee Signature Event of the German Australian Business Council (GABC) celebrating 25 years of connecting Germany and Australia.

Representatives for ABIE Network's 19 organisations meet in Ireland

Representatives for ABIE Network's 19 organisations meet in Ireland

, 12 Jul 2022

The Australian Business in Europe (ABIE) Network finally met in Ireland, 23-25 June, for its first in-person meeting since the start of the pandemic.

Invest and Trade Western Australia Dinner with the Hon. Roger Cook MLA, Deputy Premier of WA, June

Invest and Trade Western Australia Dinner with the Hon. Roger Cook MLA, Deputy Premier of WA, June

, 21 Jun 2022

The German Australian Business Council was pleased to host a dinner with long-standing corporate member Invest and Trade Western Australia in honour of the Hon. Roger Cook, MLA, Deputy Premier of Western Australia and Minister for State Development, Jobs and Trade, Tourism, Commerce, Science in Frankfurt on 21 June 2022.

Infrastructure and Energy Breakfast Briefing with the Hon. Tim Pallas MP, Treasurer for Victoria

Infrastructure and Energy Breakfast Briefing with the Hon. Tim Pallas MP, Treasurer for Victoria

, 06 Jul 2022

The Australia France Business Association is pleased to invite members to a breakfast briefing on infrastructure and energy opportunities in Victoria with Hon. Tim Pallas MP, Treasurer for Victoria, Australia and Minister for Economic Development, Industrial Relations.

AFBA Summer Drinks

AFBA Summer Drinks

, 11 Jul 2022

The Australia France Business Association is pleased to invite AFBA members and their friends to summer drinks at Fitzroy restaurant and bar in Paris on the 11th July at 6:30pm.

IACC Annual Members' Summer BBQ

IACC Annual Members' Summer BBQ

, 23 Jun 2022

Join us for our annual Summer BBQ and evening of networking at the Australian Ambassador's Official Residence. This year we also look forward to welcoming the inbound Australian and European Business Delegation.

Don't miss this great networking opportunity in the picturesque gardens of the Ambassador's Residence, while enjoying some great Australian hospitality.

Ambassador's Dinner - Frankfurt

Ambassador's Dinner - Frankfurt

, 04 Jul 2022

The German Australian Business Council is pleased to invite members and friends to one of the highlight events of the year, in Frankfurt with H.E. Philip Green OAM, Australian Ambassador to Germany and H.E. Dr. Michael Pulch, EU Ambassador to Australia.

Berlin Crocodiles AFLG Club - Next Gen Networking Event, Berlin, 9 June

Berlin Crocodiles AFLG Club - Next Gen Networking Event, Berlin, 9 June

, 09 Jun 2022

The German Australian Business Council in collaboration with the Berlin Crocodiles AFLG (Australian Football League Germany) Club cordially invites you to a Next Generation Networking Event for young professionals from the German Australian Business Council, Berlin Crocodiles AFLG Club and friends on Thursday, 9 June 2022 at 7:30 – 10:00pm at the Vagabund Brauerei. Complimentary for Business Council and ABIE Members and Friends.

Aussie and Kiwi B2B Wine Day in Prague

Aussie and Kiwi B2B Wine Day in Prague

, 30 May 2022

Together with Austrade and NZTE, it was great to be part of the first Aussie & Kiwi Wine Day in Prague. Lots of fantastic wines, new leads, connections, and opportunities.

In Conversation with Alison Burrows, Australia EU-FTA Chief Negotiator

In Conversation with Alison Burrows, Australia EU-FTA Chief Negotiator

, 09 Jun 2022

As part of the Australia now France 2021-2022 season, the
Australia France Business Association and the Australian Embassy have the pleasure of inviting you to a special breakfast briefing on the status of the negotiations for the Australia-EU Free Trade Agreement.

"Coming Full Circle" - Tour and Apéro at Zurich Airport

, 13 May 2022

Together with our valued corporate member, Singapore Airlines, who are celebrating 50 years in Switzerland & Germany this year, we were delighted to host our members and friends at Zurich Airport for an exclusive tour of the recently completed "Circle" project, the architecturally striking complex of retail, business, accommodation and healthcare buildings at Zurich Airport.

Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee

Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee

, 03 Jun 2022

We are delighted to be cooperating with the British Chamber of Commerce in a celebration of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee.

We believe that the remarkable milestone of 70 years of Her Majesty's reign should be marked in a suitably appropriate manner. It is our intention to do so at the same time as the Commonwealth celebrates, over the first weekend of June.

Meeting with Inter-Parliamentary Group of Friends of the Czech Republic - Australia, New Zealand

Meeting with Inter-Parliamentary Group of Friends of the Czech Republic - Australia, New Zealand

, 12 May 2022

On Tuesday we met with JUDr. Michael Kohajda, MP, Chairman of the Inter-Parliamentary Group of Friends of the Czech Republic - Australia, New Zealand.
It was a very pleasant and enjoyable experience - and we covered a wide range of issues.

"Coming Full Circle" - Tour and Apéro at Zurich Airport

, 12 May 2022

Together with our valued corporate member, Singapore Airlines, we are delighted to invite our members and friends to Zurich Airport for an exclusive tour of the recently completed "Circle" project, the architecturally striking complex of retail, business, accommodation and healthcare buildings at Zurich Airport. In 2019, we gave our members a 'behind the scenes' tour of The Circle during its construction - now it's ready for you to fully enjoy!

Hybrid Event - AFBA Economic Briefing

Hybrid Event - AFBA Economic Briefing

, 18 May 2022

The Australia France Business Association is pleased to invite members to an economic briefing with Marc Landré, Editor-in-Chief at Le Figaro.

Economic Roundtable: The sustainability transition in Europe and opportunities for Australia webinar

Economic Roundtable: The sustainability transition in Europe and opportunities for Australia webinar

, 29 Mar 2022

With an acceleration of efforts by the European Union (EU) to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and Europe’s potential energy shortages following recent events in Eastern Europe, it was no surprise that this was the focus of the joint online roundtable organised by the Australia France Business Association (AFBA) and the German Australian Business Council (GABC) on the 29th March 2022.

AFBA Spring Cocktail

AFBA Spring Cocktail

, 21 Apr 2022

The Australia France Business Association is pleased to invite members to a cocktail event at the Australian Embassy in Paris on the 21st April 2022 at 6:30pm.

Economic Roundtable: The sustainability transition in Europe and opportunities for Australia

Economic Roundtable: The sustainability transition in Europe and opportunities for Australia

, 29 Mar 2022

The German Australian Business Council (GABC) and the Australia France Business Association (AFBA) are pleased to invite you to an Economic Roundtable: The sustainability transition in Europe and opportunities for Australia – keynotes from German and French economic experts webinar on Tuesday, 29 March 2022 at 9:30 – 10:30 CET. Complimentary for Business Council and AFBA Members.