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Australia boosts innovation funding
14 Aug 2009
The Australian Government has boosted funding for collaborative research and innovation with a $243 million grant. The funding is part of the government’s Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) program.
Less red tape and compliance costs for Investors
5 Aug 2009
The Australian Government has announced measures to streamline Australia’s foreign investment regime which will cut red tape and compliance costs and improve Australia’s competitiveness as a place to invest.
Major Australian Government funding for research and innovation
21 Jul 2009
The Australian Government has announced a funding allocation of $8.6 billion during 2009-10 for research and innovation – up 25 per cent on the previous year.
Australia to stage Trade 2020 forums
16 Jul 2009
The Australian Minister for Trade, Simon Crean, has announced Trade 2020, a series of high-level forums to generate ideas and vision for Australia’s ongoing commercial engagement with the world.
German printing systems manufacturer opens offices in Australia
8 Jul 2009
Manroland, the German printing systems manufacturer, has announced a new subsidiary and the opening of new offices in Melbourne and Sydney.
Australian cities in Top Ten for business travel
8 Jul 2009
Australian cities, Adelaide and Perth, have been rated in the Top Ten in the world for business travel, the Economist Intelligence Unit has reported.
US aerospace manufacturer opens Australian office
6 Jul 2009
US aerospace manufacturer, Insitu Inc., has announced the opening of the Insitu Pacific office in Queensland to service the Asia Pacific.
Australia signs tax treaty with New Zealand
2 Jul 2009
The Australian Government has signed a new tax treaty with New Zealand. The Australian Minister for Trade, Simon Crean, said that Australia and New Zealand continue to strengthen their economic links and move towards an integrated trans-Tasman econom ...
Finnish online marketplace company opens office in Australia
1 Jul 2009
Mascus, the Finland-based online marketplace for used heavy machinery and transportation vehicles, has opened an office in Perth, Australia.
Sony opens Blu-Ray plant in Australia
25 Jun 2009
Sony Corporation of Japan, one of the world’s largest media conglomerates and the manufacturer of electronics, video, communications, video games and information technology products, has opened a multi-million dollar Blu-ray disc plant in Huntingwood ...

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