On 28-31 July 2015, the Minister for Trade and Investment, Andrew Robb will participate in various ministerial meetings in Hawaii with the aim of concluding negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) with the 12 countries involved.
The Banking (prudential standard) determination No. 3 of 2015 - Prudential Standard APS 330 - Public Disclosure was registered on 24 July 2015.
The Joint Standing Committee on Treaties will hold hearings to examine the costs and benefits of the proposed China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (chAFTA), which aims to reduce barriers to trade for Australian importers and exporters.
On the 24 July 2015, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) released 1 Interpretative Decision and withdrew 1 Interpretative Decision.
For an Australian Tax Director interested in a brief overview of the latest tax developments internationally, a selection of recent KPMG publications available via various KPMG websites has been updated.
The Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees (AIST) commented on the proposed changes to the board composition of superannuation funds.