Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Register Registration Record

Registrant - Organisation
Business name Australian Institute of International Affairs
Trading name
ABN 34 000 045 170
Foreign business registration number
Activity
Activity type Communications activity
Activity start date 24/09/2019
Activity end date 24/09/2019
Activity description
 We were contacted by the Chinese Embassy and asked if we wanted to host a discussion with three Chinese scholars about the Belt and Road initiative. We assessed the scholars in question and found them to be of sufficient calibre. We invited a number of Australian guests and hosted the roundtable discussion.  
Foreign Principal
Foreign principal type Foreign government
Foreign principal commencement date 24/09/2019
Foreign principal cease date
Name of foreign principal Chinese embassy
Foreign country/jurisdiction* associated to China
Description of the arrangement with the foreign principal
We were contacted by the Chinese Embassy and asked if we wanted to host a discussion with three Chinese scholars about the Belt and Road initiative. We assessed the scholars in question and found them to be of sufficient calibre. We invited a number of Australian guests and hosted the roundtable discussion.