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Trident Cable to boost telecommunications between WA, South-East Asia
19 Aug 2013
In response to increased demand for high-quality communications services from multinational companies operating in Western Australia (WA), Trident Subsea Cable has announced plans to build a US$400 million fibre-optic telecommunications cable.
Siemens to build plant in Adelaide
16 Aug 2013
Germany’s Siemens AG has unveiled plans to build a repair and maintenance plant in Adelaide as part of a planned sustainable technologies precinct.
Southern Hemisphere’s largest solar project underway in Australia
15 Aug 2013
The largest solar energy project in the Southern Hemisphere is underway in Australia after AGL, the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) and the NSW Government closed a $450 million deal, sealing the project and adding to Australia’s active cle ...
Canada’s Enersight expands to Australia
15 Aug 2013
Canadian oil and gas software provider Enersight Corporation has expanded to Australia, opening its first office outside North America and underscoring Australia’s attraction to resources technology companies.
Germany’s PTV joins Australian logistics research lab
8 Aug 2013
German-based PTV Group has joined Australia’s Future Logistics Living Lab, strengthening Australia’s capacity for innovative solutions to transport and distribution challenges.
Australia opens $175m research centre
1 Aug 2013
Australia has opened a $175 million research hub which will join more than 400 researchers in four key disciplines in a move that bolsters the nation’s reputation for world-class innovation and collaboration between Government and academia.
India favoured as key investment partner for Australian innovation
30 Jul 2013
India continues to be a promising source of foreign direct investment (FDI), according to the Australian Trade Commission’s (Austrade) Nicola Watkinson, Minister Commercial and Senior Trade & Investment Commissioner, South Asia.
Australia’s FDI doubles over five years to 2012
26 Jul 2013
Inward foreign direct investment (FDI) flows into Australia more than doubled over the five years to 2012 to US$231 billion, according to the latest annual data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).
Online payment firm Braintree opens in Australia
25 Jul 2013
Online payments firm Braintree has expanded to Australia, increasing payment options in an active e-commerce market.
Australia opens second phase of carbon-fibre research centre
24 Jul 2013
Australia has opened the second stage of a $103 million research facility devoted to developing cutting-edge carbon-fibre materials for aerospace, automotive and other industries in a move that strengthens the nation’s position as a global centre for ...

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