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Time Zone

Australia shares the same time zone with China, Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Indonesia.

Quality of Life

Australia is ranked number 2 in the world by the UN for being the best place for quality of life by the UN.

Contract Enforcement

The World Bank rates Australia number 3 in the world for a place to enforce contracts.

Economic Freedom

Australia’s economic freedom, from business and trade to fiscal and monetary freedom is number 4 in the world by the World Bank.

Regulatory Quality

Australia’s regulatory quality is ranked number 5 in the world by the World Bank. Australia has independent regulators overseeing corporate governance, financial institutions, intellectual property and consumer protection.

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Free Trade Agreements

Australia has 10 free trade agreements in force, 7 of them with Asian economies, including China, Japan and Singapore.