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Italy’s Ermenegildo Zegna in joint venture with Australian wool property Achill
25 Jul 2014
Italian luxury fashion label Ermenegildo Zegna has taken a majority stake in Australian superfine wool producer Achill. The joint venture is a first for the iconic men’s fashion brand, a move that vertically integrates its production and highlights A ...
Australia a top 20 global innovator
23 Jul 2014
Australia has achieved its highest ever ranking in The 2014 Global Innovation Index (GII), rising among the world’s top 20 innovators in a measure published by Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization.
Data Alert: Australia’s expatriate cost of living falls sharply – Mercer Cost of Living Survey
22 Jul 2014
The cost of living in Australia’s major cities has fallen sharply for expatriates, Mercer’s 2014 Cost of Living Survey showed.
Senior Investment Specialists join Austrade
21 Jul 2014
A team of Senior Investment Specialists has joined Austrade as an initiative of the Minister for Trade and Investment, underpinning the Australian Government’s increased focus on attracting foreign direct investment.
Australia determined to build on its strengths as an investment destination
19 Jul 2014
Australia wants to hear from existing investors, potential investors and other members of the business sector about ways to improve on the nation’s foreign direct investment (FDI) environment, according to Treasurer Joe Hockey.
Why there is no better place to invest
18 Jul 2014
Investors will find the latest data on why there is no better place than Australia to do business in the June 2014 update of Austrade’s Why Australia Benchmark Report.
Investment Minister Andrew Robb to lead Australian Investment Forum
16 Jul 2014
Trade and Investment Minister Andrew Robb will chair the Australian Investment Forum in Sydney this week, detailing the Government’s economic reforms and other plans which build on Australia’s track record for attracting and supporting foreign invest ...
Data Alert: Moody’s reaffirms Australia’s AAA rating
15 Jul 2014
Australia’s sovereign credit rating is based on the nation’s highly resilient economy, high level of government financial strength and low level of event risk, Moody’s said in a statement. Moody’s assessment was in line with the recent reviews by Fit ...
PSL expands to Australia to meet demand from Asia
14 Jul 2014
UK-based Powder Systems Ltd (PSL), a pharmaceutical filtration, drying and containment manufacturer, has opened an office in Australia, expanding its operations to Perth on the back of growing demand from South-East Asia.
Australia’s Bionomics attracts Alzheimer’s research funding from Merck
11 Jul 2014
Biopharmaceutical company Bionomics has entered into an Alzheimer’s research agreement with US giant Merck, known as MSD in Australia, in a move that underscores Australia’s reputation for innovation and collaboration.

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