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Steven McRae's leaps and bounds
23 Feb 2017
Steven McRae is an Australian ballet dancer who is currently a Principal with The Royal Ballet in London and is in demand as a guest artist with companies around the world. McRae is passionate about b ...
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Investor Update
Board members announced for Northern Australia Cooperative Research Centre
22 Feb 2017
The Australian Government has announced the board members of the A$75 million Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for Developing Northern Australia, which is responsible for attracting beneficial resear ...
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Media releases
Seminar to help NT businesses maximise FTA benefits (Ministerial)
20 Feb 2017
Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt will host a seminar in Darwin on Tuesday February 21 to help local businesses make the most of Australia’s free trade agreements (FTAs) ...
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Media releases
Online Visitor visas now available to Chinese nationals (Ministerial)
20 Feb 2017
Chinese nationals are now able to apply online for a Visitor visa as part of the continued expansion of online access to Visitor visas globally.
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Media releases
Australian Tourism Delegation To China (Ministerial)
20 Feb 2017
I will visit Beijing and Shanghai this week to advance the Australia China trade relationship and to launch the China Australia Year of Tourism.
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Doorstop - China-Australia Year of Tourism (Ministerial)
20 Feb 2017
I'm very pleased to be up here in China with a delegation from the tourism industry, a high profile delegation, many airports, CEOs and others who are focused on building the relationship between Chin ...
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Investor Update
FUJIFILM and Australian stem cell company partner to commercialise treatment for graft-versus-host disease
20 Feb 2017
FUJIFILM Corporation of Japan and Cynata Therapeutics, an Australian stem cell and regenerative medicine company, have executed a license option agreement to develop and commercialise one of Cynata’s ...
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
17 Feb 2017
This week’s readings touch on the stronger than expected start to 2017 for advanced economies.
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Media releases
Seminar to assist Kimberley businesses to benefit from North Asia FTAs (Ministerial)
16 Feb 2017
Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt will host a seminar in Kununurra on Monday 20 February to help local businesses make the most of Australia’s free trade agreements (FTAs ...
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Economic analysis
Core Arguments and Facts of the 2017 Benchmark Report: Business
16 Feb 2017
With more than 25 years of uninterrupted annual economic growth, a AAA sovereign risk profile and diverse, globally competitive industries, Australia remains well placed to build on an impressive reco ...
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Economic analysis
Modern business services exports to ASEAN may be greater than you think
16 Feb 2017
Modern business services is a term that encompasses a range of professional services such as Financial Services, Insurance and Pension Services, Telecommunications, Computer and Information Services a ...
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Australia Unlimited feature
The artificial heart that could replace transplants
16 Feb 2017
Daniel Timms has created a ground-breaking artificial heart that has no pulse and works like a fan, perpetually propelling blood through the body. The innovative levitating system in the BiVAVOR elimi ...
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Economic analysis
Australian exporter behaviour and business performance
16 Feb 2017
The Department of Industry, Innovation and Science recently released the latest edition of the annual Australian Industry Report. While the whole report is well worth a look, Chapter Five, which focus ...
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Media releases
Australia's cyber security sector ready to tackle global threats (Ministerial)
15 Feb 2017
Today we launch the Cyber Security Industry Capability Report, which highlights Australia's strengths and capabilities in combating the growing threat of cyber-attacks on people, businesses and govern ...
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Latest from Austrade
Research to strengthen opportunities for Australian sorghum
15 Feb 2017
Research is underway to help Australian farmers better understand Chinese customers’ needs for sorghum, the key ingredient in baijiu, China’s national drink and the world’s top-selling spirit.
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Economic analysis
Australia’s US$1.6 trillion pension (superannuation) system is the fourth largest in the world
15 Feb 2017
Last year, Australia not only became the world’s fourth largest pension (locally called ‘superannuation’) market valued at US$1.6 trillion but also experienced one of the highest growth rates of pensi ...
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Investor Update
Chinese group plans to invest up to A$1 billion in Australian agriculture
14 Feb 2017
New Hope Group (New Hope), China’s largest privately owned agribusiness, has announced plans to invest up to A$1 billion in Australian agriculture by 2020.
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Investor Update
Korea Zinc Company invests in Australia’s renewable energy sector
13 Feb 2017
Sun Metals Corporation, a subsidiary of Korea Zinc Company, is developing a 100MW solar farm to supply power to its zinc refinery in Townsville, northern Queensland.
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Media releases
Record breaking year for tourism (Ministerial)
10 Feb 2017
International and domestic visitors have contributed a record $116.7 billion to the Australian economy, creating new jobs and reconfirming tourism’s status as a super growth sector.
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Latest from Austrade
Korea welcomes Aussie eggs
10 Feb 2017
To address a shortage of fresh eggs caused by a bird flu outbreak, the South Korean Government has temporarily removed tariffs for egg imports from a number of countries, including Australia.
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