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DowAksa partners with Australia on carbon fibre R&D
9 Mar 2015
DowAksa, a joint venture between The Dow Chemical Company and acrylic fibre manufacturer Aksa, is partnering with Australia’s Deakin University to advance the development of carbon fibre materials and manufacturing process technologies.
New investment specialist joins Austrade focused on resources and energy
6 Mar 2015
Tony Eyres, an investment specialist with a strong background in global capital markets, has joined the Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) to help attract foreign investment into the Australian resources and energy sector.
World-class pre-competitive geoscience data
5 Mar 2015
Resources and energy companies can now access the most comprehensive geoscience data on Australia to date to assist in their investment and exploration activities.
CSIRO performs strongly on global benchmarks
4 Mar 2015
The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Australia’s national science agency, performs strongly against international benchmarks according to its annual Science Health and Excellence report 2013-14.
Energy majors support new Australian training centre for oil and gas industry
3 Mar 2015
Santos, Beach Energy and Senex Energy have partnered with the South Australian Government to establish a new purpose-built training centre for the onshore oil and gas industry.
Chinese insurer makes second Australian tourism purchase
27 Feb 2015
China’s Sunshine Insurance Group has purchased a second Australian tourism property, in the Hunter Valley in New South Wales, following its acquisition of Sydney’s Sheraton on the Park hotel last November.
Changes to Australia’s foreign investment framework
26 Feb 2015
Following recent decisions on foreign investment in agricultural land, the Australian Government has released an options paper outlining a range of proposed changes which aim to strengthen Australia’s foreign investment framework.
Updated Australian tourism investment iPad app
23 Feb 2015
Companies considering investing in Australian tourism infrastructure will find up-to-date information in the Australian Tourism: Open for Investment app.
Neoen makes Canberra its Asia-Pacific wind farm headquarters
23 Feb 2015
French renewable energy firm Neoen will boost its investment in wind power in Australia following its success in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) government’s first wind energy reverse auction.
Air Liquide invests in Port Pirie smelter redevelopment
20 Feb 2015
The latest environmental technology developed by French industrial gas company, Air Liquide, will be part of a multi-metal recovery and refining facility being built to replace the 120-year-old lead smelter at Port Pirie, South Australia.

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