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Data Alert: Australia – a world-class innovation destination
19 Dec 2014
Australia is an innovative country, with world-class scientific and academic institutions, high levels of investment in research and development, and strong research performance and output, according to the latest Benchmarking Australian Science, T ...
Australia positions itself for traditional Chinese medicine market
19 Dec 2014
An agreement has been signed in Canberra which will boost Australia’s position in the A$170 billion global traditional Chinese medicine market.
Sysmex accelerates its expansion into Australia’s healthcare market
19 Dec 2014
Japan’s Sysmex Corporation, which develops and manufactures diagnostic products for global markets, is investing A$1.5 million to establish a sales and support office to enhance its presence in Australia.
China’s top entrepreneur group visits Australia to talk business
8 Dec 2014
Eighteen members of the China Entrepreneur Club (CEC) visited Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne in early December to discuss business opportunities with Australian industry and government representatives.
JBS to expand processed food exports from Australia to China
4 Dec 2014
Brazil’s JBS S.A., the world’s largest processor of fresh meats, is set to acquire leading Australian smallgoods producer, Primo Group, under plans to grow its export operations from Australia into Asia, including China.
SAP looks to Australia for e-government global best practice
2 Dec 2014
Germany’s enterprise software giant SAP plans to spend A$150 million on a cloud computing centre in Australia that will act as global hub for showcasing best practices for public sector use of digital technologies and services.
NEC expands into regional areas through new university centre
27 Nov 2014
NEC Australia, a subsidiary of Japanese technology giant NEC, is to expand its regional presence in New South Wales (NSW) by investing A$25 million in a corporate office at the University of Wollongong (UOW).
Evonik partners with University of Sydney to develop inhalable DNA vaccine
27 Nov 2014
German speciality chemical company Evonik has entered into a research collaboration with Australia’s Woolcock Institute of Medical Research to develop a new drug delivery platform for DNA vaccines.
Kerry Group opens new food processing centre
21 Nov 2014
Ireland’s the Kerry Group is investing A$13.7 million in a bakery centre that will deliver new products for the Asia-Pacific region.
China-Australia FTA set to enhance investment opportunities
20 Nov 2014
The landmark China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) will help strengthen Australia’s attractiveness as an investment destination for Chinese investment and enhance the country’s position as a base for expansion in the Asian region.

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