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Economic partnership set to boost Japan’s investment in Australia
9 Jul 2014
The Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA) sends a strong signal to Japanese investors that Australia welcomes their investment, according to Australia’s Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb.
Australia welcomes new investment from US and Canada
15 Jun 2014
Australia’s Minister for Trade and Investment, Andrew Robb urged US and Canadian investors to strengthen their presence in Australia and invited new investment during a high-level trade visit to North America last week. The Minister visited New York ...
Revolutionary medical invention a result of research and commercialisation partnership
12 Jun 2014
An R&D partnership between Australia’s national science agency and dental company Oventus has resulted in a breakthrough medical device that could help millions of sleep apnoea sufferers around the world. The new 3D printed device, which prevents da ...
American yoghurt company springboards into Singapore from Australia
10 Jun 2014
The Australian subsidiary of American yoghurt company, Chobani, shipped its first pallet of Australian-made yoghurt to Singapore, less than 18 months after establishing a presence here. Chobani opened an A$30 million yoghurt factory in the state of V ...
High calibre trade and investment policy advisory council appointed
6 Jun 2014
Australia’s Minister for Trade and Investment, Andrew Robb, recently announced the membership of a high-calibre Trade and Investment Policy Advisory Council.
Fuchs expands Australian operations to target growth opportunities
30 May 2014
German lubricant manufacturer Fuchs Lubricants will build a new manufacturing facility in Australia to increase production capacity, cater to the Australian mining industry, and prepare for growth in the Asia Pacific.
Saab sets sights on India and Canada through Australian expansion
28 May 2014
Defence and security company, Saab Australia, a subsidiary of the Swedish Saab Group, will target global markets including India with the establishment of a new Advanced Maritime Systems Centre in South Australia. The purpose-built facility, which ...
CSL establishes global manufacturing centre in Australia
25 May 2014
Australian biotechnology company, CSL Limited has established a new manufacturing facility in Melbourne as part of an A$257 million expansion to boost production of its popular blood plasma therapeutics.
Australian Government infrastructure asset sales page now live
22 May 2014
The Australian Government, in its 2014-15 Budget last month, committed to an A$5 billion Asset Recycling Initiative to unlock additional funding for new public infrastructure projects through sales of existing government-owned assets.
Australian carbon fibre research centre a world-first
21 May 2014
Australia’s Deakin University has opened a world leading carbon fibre research facility in the state of Victoria. Carbon fibre composites are exceptionally strong and light, and increasingly being used across a wide range of industries, such as aero ...

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