2008 media releases 

2008 media releases 

18 December 2008
EFIC says expansionary policies key to 2009 world economic outlook

12 December 2008
EFIC supports Australian SME in development of Dubai metro

12 December 2008
EFIC supports long time client Bronx International with multi-million dollar contract in the Ukraine

12 November 2008
Synchronised G3 recession now in prospect

31 October 2008
Berne Union media release - Leading trade & investment insurers reaffirm commitment to the global economy

31 October 2008
EFIC supports export of Australian horticultural expertise to Macau

29 October 2008
Sydney hosts meeting of Asian export-import banks

24 October 2008
Trade Minister media release - 'Future Champions' highlight importance of service-based exports & whole of government approach

20 October 2008
EFIC supports $2.2bn of Australian exports and overseas investments in 2007-08

17 October 2008
HOK Sport Architecture wins EFIC exporter award at the Premier's QLD Exporters Awards

16 October 2008
Waterman AHW wins EFIC exporter award at the Premier's NSW Exporters Awards

29 September 2008
Increased risk of credit crisis 'going global'

5 September 2008
EFIC bond guarantees lucrative contract in India for Warrill Engineering Sales

21 August 2008
EFIC-backed bond opens up the US wastewater market to Brisbane company

18 August 2008
Credit crisis lingers and commodity prices lower as political risk in India rises

13 August 2008
'Quiet' boom in Africa is big business for Australian companies prepared to take a calculated risk

31 July 2008
Sanctions squeeze Iran's economy

7 July 2008
EFIC appoints new Executive Director of Government and Industry Relations

12 June 2008
Asia expected to remain a high growth region

16 April 2008
New research - Australian companies pay their own way to go global

16 April 2008
Minister for Foreign Affairs The Hon Stephen Smith - Opening remarks at The Diplomat Magazine 2008 Global 100 launch

7 April 2008
Sydney hosts meeting of international trade organisation

17 March 2008
Inflation and subsidy costs a rising threat to Asia

14 March 2008
Naxalites threaten mining industry

3 March 2008
EFIC and Exim Bank India sign cooperation deal

8 February 2008
EFIC and CPA Australia to work together to help SME exporters

1 February 2008
Credit uncertainty clouds world economic outlook

21 January 2008
EFIC project finance supports Australian involvement in UAE aluminium smelter