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Insight – Capturing Hong Kong’s cyber security opportunities

30 Oct 2018 Insights

As Asia’s leading financial hub, Hong Kong is highly vulnerable to malicious cyber attacks. The territory is on the hunt for solutions and services to strengthen its cyber security defences, opening u ...

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Trade Winds

31 Jul 2017 Economic analysisTrade Winds

This week’s readings include a closer look at infrastructure needs around the world, through country assessments just released by the Global Infrastructure Hub and estimates for new airport projects r ...

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Trade Winds

21 Jul 2017 Economic analysisTrade Winds

This week’s readings begin with the concept of soft power, its measurement and its impact on international business and foreign policy.

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Volumes drive 2016 export growth (Ministerial)

30 Jun 2017 Media releases

Trade continues to underpin our nation’s prosperity as Australia’s total trade in goods and services reached a record $673 billion last year.

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Launch of Australia-Hong Kong FTA negotiations (Ministerial)

16 May 2017 Media releases

Today I announce the launch of the Australia-Hong Kong Free Trade Agreement (A-HKFTA) negotiations with my counterpart, Mr Gregory So Kam-leung, Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development.

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One year on, China-Australia FTA delivers for Australia (Ministerial)

19 Dec 2016 Media releases

Tomorrow marks the first anniversary of the ground-breaking China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA). For the past year ChAFTA has given Australian businesses a competitive advantage that is driv ...

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Australia welcomes top Asian travel agents (Ministerial)

6 Sep 2016 Tourism Media releases

Over 300 qualified travel agents from across Asia are in Perth this week for Tourism Australia's training, education and familiarisation event - Corroboree Asia.

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Australian products in demand at Food and Hotel Asia 2016

4 May 2016 Latest from Austrade

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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Change in Hong Kong food regulations for residue pesticides

12 Aug 2015 Latest from Austrade

The Hong Kong Centre for Food Safety (HKCFS) has announced revised guidelines on food classification for the Pesticide Residues in Food Regulation.

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Australia supports APEC scholarships portal (Ministerial)

24 Feb 2015 Education and Training Media releases

Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb and Minister for Education and Training Christopher Pyne have welcomed the launch of a new APEC scholarships and internships online portal.

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Hong Kong cosmetics trends and tactics

13 Jan 2014 Cosmetics Opportunities

Luxury boutiques and bustling street markets sitting side by side. Hong Kong is a shopper’s paradise despite online sales in Hong Kong increasing 13 per cent last year they’re still considerably less ...

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How can Australian cosmetics companies build their brands in Hong Kong and China?

8 Nov 2013 Cosmetics Opportunities

Hong Kong leading cosmetics companies give Australian clients tips in entering Hong Kong retail market.

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