Australia shares the same time zone with China, Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Indonesia.
Australia is ranked number 2 in the world by the UN for being the best place for quality of life by the UN.
The World Bank rates Australia number 3 in the world for a place to enforce contracts.
Australia’s economic freedom, from business and trade to fiscal and monetary freedom is number 4 in the world by the World Bank.
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.
Australia has 10 free trade agreements in force, 7 of them with Asian economies, including China, Japan and Singapore.