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Israeli cyber security and defence training company to open Australian HQ
24 Apr 2017
Israeli cyber security company CyberGym is relocating its global headquarters to Melbourne, generating 60 new full-time jobs over the next three years.
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Media releases
Australian training operators ready to help meet China’s growing aged-care needs
21 Apr 2017
A ground-breaking delegation of Australian aged-care training providers to China will visit Beijing, Chengdu and Shanghai from 24–28 April to gain a deeper understanding of the needs of China’s 222 mi ...
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Australia Unlimited feature
Using the Internet of Things to increase global food production
20 Apr 2017
Entrepreneur Ros Harvey is using the Internet of Things (IoT) and innovative technology to help agribusinesses improve productivity and reduce waste.
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Investor Update
UK autonomous vehicle designer establishes Asia-Pacific HQ in Australia
19 Apr 2017
RDM Group, a designer and manufacturer of autonomous vehicles, is establishing its Asia-Pacific headquarters in Adelaide’s Tonsley innovation district.
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Investor Update
A$380 million invested in Australia’s largest single solar project financing deal
18 Apr 2017
German group Wirsol and Australian renewable energy developer Edify Energy have completed Australia’s largest single solar project financing to build and operate three new solar farms.
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
13 Apr 2017
This week’s readings cover trends in Australia’s capital flows, and discuss the power of networks and older entrepreneurs in contributing to prosperity.
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Economic analysis
Australia’s funds management industry is the largest in the Asian region
13 Apr 2017
Australia’s funds management industry is the largest in the Asia-Pacific region and the sixth largest in the world, according to the survey produced by Washington-based Investment Company Institute.
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Australia Unlimited feature
Bruna Papandrea - From Adelaide to Hollywood
13 Apr 2017
South Australian-born Bruna Papandrea is a respected producer in Hollywood having produced major films and television shows including the 2017 HBO hit Big Little Lies, and feature films Gone Girl, Wil ...
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Investor Update
A$447.5 million committed to new agribusiness Cooperative Research Centres
11 Apr 2017
Australia’s universities, public and private sectors have committed to four new Cooperative Research Centres (CRCs) to help agricultural producers with innovation and technology.
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
7 Apr 2017
This week’s readings cover trends in Australia’s capital flows, and discuss the power of networks and older entrepreneurs in contributing to prosperity.
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Investor Update
Global agricultural processor opens flavour creation facility in Australia
7 Apr 2017
Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) has opened a new flavour creation facility and customer service centre in Sydney to service customers in Australia and New Zealand.
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Australia Unlimited feature
From fish and chips to michelin stars
6 Apr 2017
Brett Graham began his career serving seafood in Newcastle and has used his down-to-earth Australian take on hospitality to claim two michelin-stars for his restaurant, The Ledbury, which is based in ...
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Investor Update
Singapore’s Equis invests A$400 million in new Australian solar projects
6 Apr 2017
Equis Energy (Equis), Asia’s largest independent renewable energy developer, has approved two solar projects involving capital investment of approximately A$400 million.
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Education news
Analysis of offshore student visa applications by citizens of The People’s Republic of China
5 Apr 2017
This analysis aims to provide a detailed overview of student visa applications lodged offshore by citizens of The People’s Republic of China from July 2015 –June 2016. The application data is segregat ...
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Latest from Austrade
Australian aerospace capabilities in the spotlight at Avalon 2017
5 Apr 2017
Australia showcased its significant aerospace and aviation capabilities to the world at the Australian International Aerospace and Defence Exposition 2017 (Avalon 2017), held at Avalon Airport in Vict ...
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Media releases
Korea’s top asset managers look to emulate Australia’s world-class superannuation system
4 Apr 2017
Twenty of Korea’s top asset management CEOs will visit Sydney this week to explore opportunities in the Australian asset management industry.
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Aussie agtech SproutX sows seeds for success across Latin America
4 Apr 2017
Australian agribusiness startup and innovation hub, SproutX has joined forces with Latin American-based early stage venture fund, NXTP Labs to launch AgtechPassport, an exchange program for agtech sta ...
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Investor Update
Verizon chooses Australia for its Asia-Pacific cyber security facility
4 Apr 2017
US telecommunications multinational Verizon has strengthened its cyber security capabilities in the Asia-Pacific region by opening a new security operations centre in Canberra.
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Investor Update
Canadian pension fund continues to invest in Australian cattle stations
3 Apr 2017
Australian agriculture continues to be an important asset category for Canadian pension funds, as demonstrated by the latest Canadian fund–backed investment by Hewitt Cattle Australia (HCA).
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
31 Mar 2017
This week the IMF explores the puzzle of productivity, and Brexit spurs reflection on the UK’s path forward.
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