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Innovative businesses more likely to achieve higher income, profitability and productivity
5 Dec 2016
Australian businesses that are active innovators outperform non-innovators on a range of measures, including sales, value added, employment and profit growth.
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
2 Dec 2016
This week’s readings include new research on the link between human freedoms and income, business opportunities in ‘frontier’ economies and the role of international education in influencing elites ve ...
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Economic analysis
Income levels are important in determining education export opportunities
2 Dec 2016
In 2015-16 the value of exports of education travel-related services grew 9.4 per cent in 2015-16 to A$19.9 billion.
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Investor Update
Softbank Robotics to establish its first presence in Australia
2 Dec 2016
Japanese company, SoftBank Robotics, has announced it will be establishing its first presence in Australia with an outpost in one of Queensland’s Fortitude Valley startup and innovation precincts. The ...
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Australia Unlimited feature
Celebrating Australian Music
1 Dec 2016
Australia produces some of the best contemporary music in the world. Our musicians, composers and songwriters have had a huge impact globally, with Australia’s unique sound continuing to be critically ...
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Australia’s largest mining delegation visits India to explore evolving opportunities
30 Nov 2016
With India increasingly focused on growing its mining sector by modernising operations and standards, many more opportunities are being identified for Australia’s highly regarded mining sector.
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Investor Update
Global accelerator gives Australian startups a business boost
30 Nov 2016
One of the world’s leading startup support organisations, MassChallenge, has selected ten Australian startup teams as the winners of a national competition to participate in a workshop to be held in t ...
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Investor Update
Japanese manufacturer invests A$72 million in Queensland
29 Nov 2016
Leading Japanese manufacturer, Oji Holdings Corporation (Oji Holdings), through its New Zealand subsidiary, Oji Fibre Solutions (OjiFS), is investing A$72 million in a new corrugated box manufacturing ...
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Media releases
Chinese seafood buyers cast their net to Australia in search of premium catch
25 Nov 2016
A delegation of Chinese seafood buyers is visiting Australia until 30 November to gain first-hand knowledge of the processing systems of some of the key seafood supply regions in the country.
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
25 Nov 2016
This week’s readings focus on trade policy in the United States and Australia’s economic exceptionalism.
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Investor Update
2016 Inaugural winner of the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment’s Investment Award
25 Nov 2016
Minister Steven Ciobo MP last night announced Boeing Australia as the inaugural winner of the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment’s Investment Award.
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Media releases
Queensland winners at the 2016 Australian Export Awards
25 Nov 2016
Three Queensland companies won national awards at last night’s 54th Australian Export Awards, hosted by Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo in Brisbane.
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Media releases
Tasmanian winner at the 54th Australian Export Awards
25 Nov 2016
Tasmanian company Australian Honey Products won a national award at last night’s 54th Australian Export Awards, hosted by Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo in Brisbane.
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Media releases
NSW winners at the 2016 Australian Export Awards
25 Nov 2016
Two NSW companies won national awards at last night’s 54th Australian Export Awards, hosted by Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo in Brisbane.
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Victorian winners at the 54th Australian Export Awards
25 Nov 2016
Three Victorian companies won national awards at last night’s 2016 Australian Export Awards, hosted by Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo in Brisbane.
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Media releases
ACT winner at the 2016 Australian Export Awards
25 Nov 2016
ACT company iSimulate won a national award at last night’s 54th Australian Export Awards, hosted by Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo in Brisbane.
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Media releases
South Australian winners at the 54th Australian Export Awards
25 Nov 2016
Two South Australian companies won national awards at last night’s 54th Australian Export Awards, hosted by Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo in Brisbane.
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Media releases
2016 Australian Exporter Of The Year (Ministerial)
25 Nov 2016
Online innovator Envato is the 2016 Australian Exporter of the Year after taking the top prize at the 54th Australian Export Awards in Brisbane last night.
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Latest from Austrade
Reforms aim to lure business interest in Mongolia
25 Nov 2016
Government reforms, proposed new infrastructure projects and improving market conditions in resource rich Mongolia are helping attract mining companies back to the market.
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Australia Unlimited feature
On the path to eliminating malaria
24 Nov 2016
David Fidock's major discovery showed how the human malaria parasite acquired a resistance to the first line of anti-malarial drugs called choloquine and artemisnin.
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