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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.
GSK expands Australian high-tech manufacturing facility
19 Nov 2014
UK’s GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) will invest A$31 million in new manufacturing technology to expand production of high-quality, low-cost pharmaceutical products at its facility in Boronia, Melbourne.
Australia’s Monash University joins Pfizer research network
17 Nov 2014
Australia’s Monash University has become the first academic research institution outside the United States to be invited to join a collaborative research network set up by biopharmaceutical company Pfizer, known as Centers for Therapeutic Innovation( ...
Tourism infrastructure investment specialist joins Austrade
6 Nov 2014
Karen Wales will join the Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) as a Senior Investment Specialist focused on attracting investment in tourism infrastructure in Australia.
China’s Landbridge makes a strategic A$200m investment in Australian gas
4 Nov 2014
China’s Landbridge Group, a privately-owned company from Shandong Province, has invested A$200 million in Australia’s oil and gas sector through its acquisition of Brisbane-based WestSide Corporation.
Gas pipeline to connect Australia’s north with east coast markets
31 Oct 2014
The Northern Territory Government is working with the Australian Government to secure private investment in a pipeline that will connect gas supplies from the Territory to eastern Australian states.
Innovative horticultural facility opens in Australia
30 Oct 2014
KAITEKI Fresh Australia, a subsidiary of Japan’s Mitsubishi Corporation, is to establish an advanced multi-million dollar horticultural facility in Australia, the first of its kind outside of Asia.
Two new facilities boost Australia’s advanced manufacturing capabilities
22 Oct 2014
Australia’s advanced manufacturing sector has been given a boost with the opening in Melbourne of Australia’s largest additive manufacturing hub and a new world-class research facility.

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