Doorstop – Building Ministers’ Forum, Hobart – Subjects: Cladding, Building Ministers’ Forum

E&OE Karen Andrews: So, today the building ministers from states and territories and, of course, with the Commonwealth Government have reached a significant milestone in protecting Australians into the future. Agreement has been reached at the Building Ministers’ Forum today in respect of the future of cladding in this country. An agreement has been reached by all ministers at…

Interview – AM ABC Radio with Kim Landers – Opal Tower & the construction industry and Peter Dutton

Kim Landers: Do you think the apartment boom in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane has led to falling construction standards? Minister Andrews: There are a number of issues that impact on building issues and there have been a number of reports that have been prepared over a number of years. Most recently the Building Minister’s Forum which is comprised of State…

Doorstop Interview: CRC-P project grants, COMCAR vehicle trial and US-Australia relations around the Middle East

Minister Andrews: Good Morning. The Liberal National Government has committed an additional $40 million to fund a number of far reaching projects around Australia that are going to significantly increase the health and well-being of Australians into the future. One of the projects that has received funding is from OncoRes, where Doctor Katharine Giles has developed a tool that will improve…

Interview – Channel 9 The Today Show with Brenton Ragless

Topic: Australian Space Agency Location Brenton Ragless: Adelaide has been chosen as the home for our new multimillion dollar space agency with the headquarters to be built in the former Royal Adelaide Hospital site in the heart of the city. Minister for Industry, Science, and Technology Karen Andrews joins us now. Minister, having come from South Australia, I'm pretty excited about this.…