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Event grants to boost regional tourism (Ministerial)

7 Aug 2020 Media releases

The Morrison Government has today announced $245,000 in funding for 10 new events and projects in fire-affected regions in South Australia, Victoria, Queensland and New South Wales to support the comm ...

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Australia’s export sector continues to boom despite ongoing challenges (Ministerial)

4 Aug 2020 Media releases

Australia recorded its largest financial year trade surplus in 2019-20, off the back of booming goods exports, according to new data released today from the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

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Course search tool - Study Australia

4 Aug 2020 Education news

International students considering an Australian education, now have access to a new online nation-wide and sector-wide course search function through the Study Australia website, thanks to a new part ...

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 4 August 2020)

4 Aug 2020 Education news

Austrade will provide weekly regional updates on the progression and impact of COVID-19 around the world, to support the international education sector as the situation continues to evolve. These repo ...

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Israeli startup chooses Australia to trial pollinating robots

4 Aug 2020 Investor Update

The absence of bumblebees in Australia was a major reason why Arugga AI Farming chose the country to trial its robotic pollinators.

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Venn Energy: A force of nature

3 Aug 2020 Success stories

Venn Energy, a developer of world-class renewables projects, sees increasing opportunities for solar energy and energy storage projects in Australia. Consequently, it has set up its Asia-Pacific headq ...

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Insight - Fast-track approvals in China’s drugs market to unlock pharma prospects

30 Jul 2020 Insights

China’s pharmaceutical market is expected to be worth over US$160 billion by 2023, which is around 30 per cent of the total global market – according to market research firm Daxue.

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High-flying inspection system lands in Australia

29 Jul 2020 Success stories Investor Update

Utilities in Australia are looking to the sky when it comes to avoiding costly network failures and bushfires, enlisting the expertise of investors such as Canada’s Aethon Aerial Solutions to monitor ...

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 28 July 2020)

29 Jul 2020 Education news

Austrade will provide weekly regional updates on the progression and impact of COVID-19 around the world, to support the international education sector as the situation continues to evolve. These repo ...

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Sun Metals to build renewable hydrogen plant in Queensland

28 Jul 2020 Investor Update

Sun Metals Corporation will build a renewable hydrogen facility in the city of Townsville in far north Queensland after receiving a A$5 million grant from the Queensland Government’s Hydrogen Industry ...

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More Australian wine set for Canadian shelves (Ministerial)

27 Jul 2020 Media releases

In a win for our wine exporters, Australia has today reached an agreement with Canada to remove unfair restrictions on Australian wine sales imposed by the Canadian federal government and in the provi ...

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SavySoda to launch Pixel Starships into China’s US$37 bn gaming galaxy

23 Jul 2020 Latest from Austrade

Melbourne-based games developer SavySoda is getting set to launch its highly successful mobile game Pixel Starships into the world’s largest games market.

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 21 July 2020)

22 Jul 2020 Education news

Austrade will provide weekly regional updates on the progression and impact of COVID-19 around the world, to support the international education sector as the situation continues to evolve. These repo ...

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Sydney AI startup launches HR tech services in Silicon Valley

21 Jul 2020 Success stories

Sydney-based HR specialist Curious Thing is pioneering new recruitment tools, and creating voice applications powered by conversational artificial intelligence.

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Livestreaming boost to Australian fresh and healthy foods campaign in China

16 Jul 2020 Latest from Austrade

Throughout June, Austrade in Beijing partnered with one of China's largest e-commerce platforms, JD.COM, to launch a digital promotion campaign — the ‘Australian Fresh and Healthy Festival’.

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Virtual Landing Pad helps Australian games developers play in China

16 Jul 2020 Latest from Austrade

Australian games developers wanting to compete in China’s fast-growing digital games sector are sharpening their skills, thanks to Austrade’s virtual boot camps.

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 14 July 2020)

15 Jul 2020 Education news

Austrade will provide weekly regional updates on the progression and impact of COVID-19 around the world, to support the international education sector as the situation continues to evolve. These repo ...

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Australia and Canada to collaborate on hydrogen and fuel cell technologies

9 Jul 2020 Investor Update

The Australian Hydrogen Council (AHC) and Canadian Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association (CHFCA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on the commercial deployment of zero-emissi ...

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Homegrown scientific expertise draws top genome editing firm

8 Jul 2020 Success stories Investor Update

An appetite for agricultural innovation combined with a robust regulatory system and strong trading links with Asia motivated American food and ag company Elo Life Systems to set up its first internat ...

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 7 July 2020)

7 Jul 2020 Education news

Austrade will provide weekly regional updates on the progression and impact of COVID-19 around the world, to support the international education sector as the situation continues to evolve. These repo ...

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