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A forum to facilitate networking for Australians doing business in Italy & Italians doing business in Australia.
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Archives 2010

24 November, 2010
Ansaldo STS sigla accordo quadro con Rio Tinto Iron Ore in Australia

5 November 2010
The Australian Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Anthony Albanese visits the "Archimede" Diagnostic Train

2 November, 2010
Lottomatica Group Names Bugno CEO of Gaming Division

8 September, 2010
Consular appointment - Consul-General in Milan - Ms Simone Desmarchelier

29 August - 21 November, 2010
2010 Venice Architecture Biennale - Australian Pavilion - Now + When

9 July, 2010
A bridge across the most powerful economic markets between Italy and Australia
9-10-11 July 2010 CastelBrandoCison di Valmarino (Treviso)

9 Giugno, 2010
Organizzazione Aziendale e team work: le leve per fare squadra

10 May, 2010
Diplomatic Appointment - Ambassador to Italy - Mr David Ritchie AO

April, 2010
Grazie Italia
Reception at Australian Residence
A number of leading Italian businesses - Ansaldo STS, Ducati, Ferrero, Iveco, Parmalat, Permasteelisa - were present at the reception to show how their activities have contributed to Australia's economic success over recent decades. The event was sponsored by Westpac, Australia's first bank, which has been operating in Europe via its London base since 1853.
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Aprile, 2010
Australia: crescono le opportunitā per le imprese italiane

Aprile, 2010
Dall'Australia un Teatro per L'Aquila

February, 2010
Italy and Australia Develop Closer Business Ties
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February, 2010
Invitalia, accordo con Macquarie Bank per incrementare gli investimenti australiani

February, 2010
Missione in Australia
Si svolgerā dal 21 al 26 febbraio 2010 una missione in Australia, organizzata dal Consolato d'Australia a Milano/Austrade e da Invitalia e rivolta a tutte le imprese italiane di costruzioni interessate al mercato australiano.

February, 2010
NEWSLETTER of the Australian Embassy

January, 2010
Barca and Milan eye Bahrain fans
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December, 2009
Australia Day function at The Vatican - Selections made for holy wine promotion
DiGiorgio Family Wines principal Frank DiGiorgio, Australian Ambassador to the Holy See Tim Fischer, Limestone Coast Tourism chairman Steve Bourne and South Australian Tourism Commission chief executive Andrew McEvoy with wines that will feature in Australia Day celebrations at The Vatican

26 Novembre, 2009
Poste e Cassa Depositi e Prestiti al Canova Club
Massimo Sarmi, Amministratore Delegato Poste Italiane, e Franco Bassanini, Presidente Cassa Depositi e Prestiti, sono stati ospiti di Stefano Balsamo, Presidente Canova Club (Managing Director JP Morgan Italia)
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Stefano Balsamo (Canova Club), Franco Bassanini (Presidente Cdp) & Edward Mura (ABN)

November, 2009
Australian Desk
Studio Legale Gallavotti Honorati de Marco & Partners

(Rome / Milan)
Studio Legale Gallavotti Honorati de Marco & Partners (GHDP) have recently established an Australian Desk
to assist Italian clients who invest and/or do business in Australia, and
Australian clients, who invest and/or do business in Italy.
Contact Edward Mura for further information.

Archives 2009

February, 2009
Po Valley Energy Limited
Second Offtake Agreement Secures Initial Sales Of A$150 Million For Castello And Sillaro Gas Fields.
Contract signing PO Valley Contract signing PO Valley

February, 2009
Le Azzurre in tournče in Australia
Si č conclusa con una vittoria (5-1) contro l'Australia nella terza amichevole in programma, la tournče della Nazionale Femminile.
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Archives 2008

27 & 28 September, 2007
EPIC - European Property Italian Conference
Roma, EPIC is the European Property Italian Conference, an annual conference dedicated to the Italian real estate sector and its relations with international finance sectors. EPIC was born eight years ago in 1999 to create the conditions so that investors, institutions and media could work together to promote Italy as a competitive and strategic marketplace for international investors and to provide international operators with local knowledge and opportunities.
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Archives 2007

January 2007
Woodhead Interplan business mission to Italy
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Archives 2006

29 - 30 september 2005
Australian Delegation at Epic 2005
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Edward Mura (Australian Business Network), Claudio Pancheri & Nicola Paravatti (Epic)

Archives 2005

Archives 2004

26 January 2004
Australia Day Events
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Amanda Hodges (Austrade), Antonio Marzano (Minister Economic Development) & Ed Mura

Archives 2003

Australian Desk
Studio LCA - Avvocati e Commercialisti d'Impresa.

(Padova / Milano / Munich / London / Paris)
Studio LCA - Avvocati e Commercialisti d'Impresa - have recently established an Australian Desk to assist Italian clients, who are looking to do business in Australia, and Australian clients, who are looking to do business in Italy. The Australian Desk is an extension of the assistance the firm has provided clients in recent years through the firms participation in the Euro Pacific Legal Group.
Contact the Australian Desk for further information.

Archives 2002

E' on line la nuova Guida agli Investimenti in Australia di ICE
Guida Investimenti Australia

Austrade's Guide to Doing Business in Italy is available on line
Doing Business in Italy


Exchange Rates for the Euro

Exchange Rates for the Australian Dollar

Across the Tiber

Australian Business Network in Italy
Via di S. Onofrio, 24
00165 Roma
Tel: +39 339 1167298
Tel: +61 414 934175


Eddie Mura +393391167298

Founding members
Camillo D'Alessandro
Terry Ruffolo
Marcela Zeman (Macquarie Bank)
Murray Cobban (former Ambassador)
Ken Brimaud

Australian Embassy in Italy
Via Antonio Bosio, 5
00161. Rome
Telephone: +39 06 852 721
Fax: +39 06 8527 2300

Austrade Italy
Via Borgogna, 2
20122 Milan
Tel: +39 02 7770 4217
Fax: +39 02 7770 4242

Australian Businesses in Italy

Sky Italia

Po Valley Energy


QBE Italia

Bovis Lend Lease Italia


Energia Minerals

iTech Labs Italia




Key Petroleum