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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
6 May 2016
This week’s readings include information on economic interactions between two leading economies in our region - Japan and India.
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Economic analysis
The new Tourism Satellite Account: Implications for estimates of international education
6 May 2016
The services sector is an important part of the Australian economy accounting for the vast majority of Australian output and employment. In terms of exports, however, services, comprise a more modest ...
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Investor Update
China-Australia A$100 million science innovation partnership
5 May 2016
Australia’s Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, and China’s Premier, Li Keqiang, have announced a A$100 million innovation partnership for a joint science and technology precinct at University of New So ...
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Economic analysis
McKinsey Global Institute on Digital Globalisation
5 May 2016
McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) report on Digital Globalisation that was released earlier this year.
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Investor Update
Outcomes from LNG 18
5 May 2016
The conference theme, ‘Redrawing the Global Map of Gas’, highlighted the changing world of natural gas – from reserves, trade, geopolitics, technological developments, regulation and stakeholder manag ...
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Investor Update
UK and Australian organisations partner on cyber security initiatives
5 May 2016
Data61, the largest data innovation group in Australia, and Cyber London (Cylon), the first cyber security accelerator in Europe, are partnering in a collaboration on cyber security initiatives.
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Investor Update
A$54 million investment in university-industry renewable energy collaboration
5 May 2016
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has announced an investment of A$54 million in nine university-industry joint research projects on renewable energy technologies.
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Investor Update
Australia's 2016-17 Budget: investment in new economy, infrastructure and innovation
4 May 2016
Australia’s 2016-17 Federal Budget sets out a long term economic plan to ensure Australia continues to successfully transition from the mining investment boom to a stronger, more diversified new econo ...
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Latest from Austrade
Australian products in demand at Food and Hotel Asia 2016
4 May 2016
The world’s international food and beverage buyers were attracted to the diverse range of food and beverage products showcased by over 150 Australia companies at Food and Hotel Asia (FHA) 2016.
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Economic analysis
World trade and the shift to services
4 May 2016
World trade growth has been subdued in recent years, with evidence that the relationship between the growth in trade volumes and the growth of real world output has changed, with the volume of trade n ...
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Investor Update
Chinese conglomerate invests in Australian seafood processor
4 May 2016
The Chinese conglomerate, Legend Holdings, has invested in one of Australia’s largest seafood processing, wholesale and export businesses – the West Australian-based Kailis Bros.
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Education news
Meeting the needs of the world’s one billion students in 2025
3 May 2016
On Saturday 30 April, three important strategies to underpin Australia’s international education sector were jointly released by the Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Julie Bishop MP and the Minis ...
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Latest from Austrade
Largest business mission forges deeper and stronger ties with China
3 May 2016
Australia’s largest ever business mission, Australia Week in China (AWIC) 2016, was held across 12 key cities and included more than 140 trade, investment, education and tourism events focused on enha ...
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Education news
Exploring new partnerships with key Brazilian universities
3 May 2016
Austrade Brazil is exploring new partnership opportunites following an introductory visit by the new Australian Ambassador to Brazil, Mr John Richardson, to Sao Paulo, where he met with senior managem ...
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Investor Update
Siemens invests A$20 million in Perth
3 May 2016
The German technology conglomerate, Siemens AG, has invested A$20 million in a state-of-the-art service centre in Perth.
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Australia Unlimited feature
The Bionic Spine Powered by Brain Waves
2 May 2016
It sounds like science fiction: a ‘bionic spine’ that enables people paralysed by spinal cord injury or stroke to walk again – by the power of thought alone. But thanks to Australian neurologist and r ...
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Investor Update
Bosch Group invests A$40 million in Australia
2 May 2016
The German-based multinational engineering and electronics group, Bosch, has invested A$40 million in the multi-stage development of new Oceania headquarters in Clayton, Victoria.
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Media releases
Australia steps up on international education (Ministerial)
30 Apr 2016
Today we launch three important strategies to underpin Australia’s international education sector, which is one of our largest services export industries and was worth more than $19 billion to the Aus ...
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Media releases
Australia’s international education sector worth more than previously estimated (Ministerial)
29 Apr 2016
The Turnbull Government has released today a new landmark report by Deloitte Access Economics, The Value of International Education to Australia, which reveals the sector contributes $1 billion more t ...
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
29 Apr 2016
This week’s readings include discussion of policies that will influence different markets’ integration into global value chains.
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