18 February 1999Correspondence from Mr David Robinson, General Manager, Corporate Planning & Business Development, Marubeni Australia Limited, following the retirement of Shane Stone as Chief Minister of Australia's Northern Territory. Extensive mail, fax and telephone messages were received from throughout the Territory and from Australia wide, hence, a small selection of the correspondence has been included in the archives. Extract: ''...I must say how impressed I was with the effectiveness of your administration and that of the NT EXPO people. I am also pleased to say that we subsequently established a Business Banking Centre with our Mr Michael Ryan''. Shane Stone's response of May 6 attached.