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13 Feb 2019 Success storiesForeign Direct Investment (FDI) Success Stories
As a longstanding hub for innovation in agriculture and food technology (agtech and foodtech), Australia has been recognised as an emerging global leader in Agriculture 4.0
13 Feb 2019 Investor Update
Australia’s world-class Medtech research has received an overseas boost, with Korean gene-editing specialist, ToolGen, signing a collaborative partnership with Melbourne-based biotech company, Carther ...
12 Feb 2019 Investor Update
New York-based ride-sharing innovator, Via Transportation, is opening its first Australian office in Sydney. The company is building a local workforce to grow its footprint in Australia.
8 Feb 2019 Economic analysis
Against the backdrop of a challenging global economic environment, Australia’s trade recorded strong growth in the financial year (FY) 2017–18 according to the latest data release by the Department of ...
8 Feb 2019 Investor Update
A global survey of chief executive officers (CEOs) shows Australia overtaking the United States, Japan and Germany as an investment destination among CEOs based in China.
6 Feb 2019 Media releases
Australia recorded a $22.2 billion trade surplus in 2018, which is the highest ever for a calendar year. Australia’s two-way trade in goods and services also hit a record high of $854 billion in 2018. ...
5 Feb 2019 Media releases
The Liberal-National Government has today announced $11 million in funding to attract more Chinese tour group tourists to Australia.
31 Jan 2019 Education news
The Department of Education and Training has released November 2018 student enrolment data. Total enrolments increased by 10.2 per cent to 869,185 and commencements by 6.8 per cent to 475,278.
30 Jan 2019 Economic analysis
Australia attracted US$62 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows in 2018, an increase of almost 40% on 2017. This strong performance ensured Australia maintains its ranking as a global top ...
30 Jan 2019 Education news
This insight report analyses student visa grant data from the Department of Home Affairs to investigate the recent trends of onshore visa growth. It is complemented with insights from Austrade’s offsh ...
New interactive regional data dashboards have been developed to show greater granular international education data at the regional level. The dashboards include onshore student enrolments by State or ...
30 Jan 2019 Success stories
Matthew Pryor is a central figure in Australia’s agtech scene. He co-founded an agtech startup, brought it to international success, and is now helping other local entrepreneurs make their mark.
Australian growers work in one of the most challenging environments in the world. They have long recognised that to build distinctive and competitive global brands, they have to adapt to difficult cli ...
29 Jan 2019 Media releases
Australian efforts have ignited negotiations with 75 other members of the World Trade Organization (WTO), representing over 90 per cent of global trade, on the development of new international rules i ...
29 Jan 2019 Success stories
Australian crop health monitoring agtech startup, FluroSat, is helping farmers grow better crops, and grow them more efficiently – both in Australia and internationally.
25 Jan 2019 Investor Update
South Korean retail travel giant Lotte Duty Free has acquired JR/Duty Free in Australia and New Zealand for an undisclosed sum.
25 Jan 2019 Media releases
Creative agency Clemenger BBDO Sydney has been selected to lead the development of Australia’s nation brand following the conclusion of a competitive global open tender process.
25 Jan 2019 Education news
mprovements to MIP Orbis now allow users to compare student visa data from the Department of Home Affairs on a calendar year-to-date basis for all years, allowing simpler analysis of trends over time. ...
This article introduces the Austrade education team in South Asia, which has ten points of presence across the region in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Pakistan, while Nepal, Bhutan and the Maldives ...
23 Jan 2019 Success stories
Spending time at Houston’s Texas Medical Center (TMC) – the world’s largest medical precinct – helped digital health company Personify Care achieve its US objectives.