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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Media

Visit to India

Today I will be travelling to India for a series of meeting with Indian political and business leaders. India is Australia’s fifth largest trading partner and a key market for Australian resource, agriculture and service exports. India is the fastest growing major economy in... read more...


Labor will rescue Kakadu

BILL SHORTEN MPLEADER OF THE OPPOSITIONSHADOW MINISTER FOR INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS & ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDERSTONY BURKE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR THE ENVIRONMENT AND WATERANTHONY ALBANESE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR TOURISMJASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR NORTHERN... read more...


Doorstop Interview

E&OE TRANSCRIPTDOORSTOP INTERVIEWSYDNEYTHURSDAY, 3 JANUARY 2019 SUBJECTS: Trade, Prakash citizenship, negative gearing. CLARE:A couple of things I want to talk about today. First in my own Portfolio of Trade. You can tell how desperate this hopeless government is that they've... read more...


Interview - ABC Weekend Breakfast - Saturday, 22 December 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW ABC NEWS, WEEKEND BREAKFAST SATURDAY, 22 DECEMBER 2018   SUBJECTS: Liberal Party division over energy, 2019 Federal Election   ANDREW GEOGHEGAN: To discuss this and more we're talking with Paul Fletcher Minister for Families and Social... read more...


Carysfield Park To Get a New Basketball Court

Federal Member for Blaxland Jason Clare today visited Carysfield Park in Bass Hill with Canterbury-Bankstown Mayor, Councillor Khal Asfour to announce funding to install a half basketball court. Mr Clare said “This will add to the other sporting facilities at Carysfield Park... read more...


48 local students recognised at 2018 Community Service Awards

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP has once again recognised the outstanding efforts of 48 local students at his tenth annual Community Service Awards Ceremony held at Bankstown Sports Club.  The special presentation ceremony to acknowledge and celebrate the enormous... read more...


Government follows Labor's lead in support for Varghese report

Labor welcomes reports today that the Government will finally commit to implementing the recommendations of Peter Varghese’s report into increasing trade between Australia and India.   It’s about time.    The Government has sat on this report for seven months.   The... read more...


AFR India Business Summit

AFR INDIA BUSINESS SUMMIT THURSDAY, 22 NOVEMBER 2018  *** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY ***   Australia and India have a special kind of bond.   We share a lot more than an ocean.   We share a history.   Last week we commemorated the end of World War I.   In that war we... read more...


Interview with David Speers - Sky News - Wednesday, 21 November 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPTTV INTERVIEWSKY NEWS, SPEERSWEDNESDAY, 21 NOVEMBER 2018SUBJECTS: WTO reform, China’s status as a developing nation, Israel embassy, Indonesia FTA, Varghese Report, Islamic leaders turning down meeting with Morrison. SPEERS: Jason Clare thanks for joining us this... read more...


Morrison must follow Labor's lead and support Varghese report

Last month in Senate Estimates the Government admitted it has sat on Peter Varghese’s report – An Indian Economic Strategy to 2035 – since April this year.     That’s seven months after having received the report, despite India being Australia’s fifth largest trading... read more...