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Trade Winds
24 Mar 2017
This week’s articles touch on LNG, services trade and the Belt and Road Initiative, as well as the bilateral economic relationship between Australia and each of its top two trading partners.
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Australia Unlimited feature
Australians leading the way in science
23 Mar 2017
Meet the next generation of scientific leaders who are developing our knowledge of the universe and finding new ways to solve complex problems. From a heart device that works without a pulse, to the r ...
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Latest from Austrade
Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Austrade sign fintech collaboration agreement
21 Mar 2017
The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) and Austrade have signed a new collaboration agreement to support the flow of fintech innovation between Australia and the UK.
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Investor Update
US-based cyber security company UpGuard launches Sydney office
21 Mar 2017
UpGuard, a Australian-founded cybersecurity startup is to open its Asia-Pacific headquarters in Sydney, five years after moving to Silicon Valley.
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Success stories
US headquarters benefits Australian startup
21 Mar 2017
LiveTiles’ launch in the US paved the way to success for this innovative Australian startup – a leader in creating digital experiences to help organisations collaborate and prioritise the human experi ...
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Media releases
Australian innovators eye China’s vibrant fintech hubs
20 Mar 2017
Australian financial technology companies will have their sights set firmly on China during an Austrade delegation to Shenzhen and Shanghai on 21–23 March, 2017.
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Latest from Austrade
Mexico’s oil and gas sector flowing with opportunities
20 Mar 2017
Sweeping reform of Mexico’s energy sector is creating new business opportunities for Australian companies as the country’s oil and gas industry opens up to foreign investment for the first time since ...
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
20 Mar 2017
This week’s readings highlight the important role of economic policies across diverse markets.
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Insights
Insight - Japan: land of the rising funds
17 Mar 2017
Japanese funds and companies have started to turn more attention offshore, to markets such as Australia, to diversify and bolster returns.
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Investor Update
US and Australian organisations partner to streamline border security through data analytics
16 Mar 2017
US-headquartered global information technology (IT) company, Unisys, is joining forces with CSIRO’s Data 61 to develop an advanced data analytics solution to streamline Australia’s border security ass ...
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Australia Unlimited feature
Paddy Neumann: rocket man
16 Mar 2017
New Australian technology from Dr Paddy Neumann could revolutionise space travel with a rocket drive that recycles space junk for fuel. The new rocket system, the Neumann Drive, will be tested on the ...
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Investor Update
Acciona invests $262 million to acquire Australian engineering and construction company
15 Mar 2017
Spain’s Acciona has announced in a press release, plans to invest approximately A$262 million to acquire Australian engineering and construction group, Geotech. The acquisition helps expand Acciona’s ...
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Media releases
Government getting down to business on corporate travel (Ministerial)
14 Mar 2017
Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt will address the Canberra Aviation and Corporate Travel Summit on Wednesday (March 15), outlining Government policies designed to suppor ...
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Latest from Austrade
Australian capabilities on show in the Middle East and North Africa
14 Mar 2017
The Australia Unlimited Middle East and North Africa (AU MENA) 2017 trade mission held this month will showcase Australia’s strong capabilities across a range of industries to deepen trade, investment ...
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Media releases
Landing Pad launched in Singapore (Ministerial)
13 Mar 2017
Today we launch Australia’s Landing Pad in Singapore with Singapore’s Minister for Trade and Industry S. Iswaran. Australia and Singapore recognise the importance of innovation to modern and dynamic e ...
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Success stories
Australian startup takes digital marketing platform to US
13 Mar 2017
Core dna’s move to the US opens up a lucrative new market for its innovative platform, which combines digital marketing, e-commerce and portal tools in one managed solution.
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
10 Mar 2017
This week’s readings provide views and analysis on Australia and the global economy.
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Economic analysis
Core Arguments and Facts of the 2017 Benchmark Report: Innovation
10 Mar 2017
Innovation is one of the six major reasons for investing in Australia underlined in Austrade’s 2017 Benchmark Report (BMR). The BMR also highlights our world-class scientific and academic institutions ...
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Economic analysis
Updating the Australian economic story
9 Mar 2017
The past month has seen several substantial data releases, including details on the Q4:2016 national accounts and balance of payments. This set of numbers provides a nice opportunity to assess the sta ...
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Investor Update
Huawei partners with James Cook University
9 Mar 2017
China’s leading ICT solutions provider, Huawei, is partnering with James Cook University (JCU) to develop the latest connectivity innovation through Australia’s first Narrow Band IoT (NB-IoT) lab in C ...
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