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Largest ever current account surplus shows strength of export sector (Ministerial)

2 Jun 2020 Media releases

Australia recorded a mega $19.2 billion trade surplus for the March quarter along with its highest ever current account surplus, highlighting how important our export sector will be as the Australian ...

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 2 June 2020)

2 Jun 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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Agriwebb: Australian agtech empowering global farmers

28 May 2020 Success stories

Australian agtech is helping farmers worldwide to increase productivity and ensure food security.

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Taking Aussie 4WD parts to the world

28 May 2020 Success stories

Australia has some of the toughest terrain on Earth. In these conditions, a poor-quality 4WD part can be the difference between life and death. The Don Kyatt Group was founded to supply reliable parts ...

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Australia design innovation on show at Expo 2020 Dubai

27 May 2020 Success stories

Expo 2020 Dubai will include over 100 exhibition spaces. The Mobility Pavilion will be a standout, with a phenomenal audio-visual experience. Australian construction and entertainment-space desig ...

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France’s Neoen to build A$500 million solar farm in Queensland and world’s biggest battery in Victoria

27 May 2020 Investor Update

Overseas investment in Australian renewable energy is powering ahead. In early May, the French energy utility, Neoen, announced it would build Australia’s largest solar farm in Chinchilla, southern Qu ...

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 26 May 2020)

26 May 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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A message from Austrade to our international education partners (26 May 2020)

26 May 2020 Education news

Over the past 18 months, Austrade and the state and territory destination agencies have been working closely to create a new way of working and align our efforts to address common marketing challenges ...

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Make some noise: Whispir is taking on the world

25 May 2020 Success stories

Whispir’s cloud communications platform is an international success, thanks to investor support and a well-judged approach to expansion.

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AusCham ASEAN releases 2020 survey with special COVID-19 update

21 May 2020 Latest from Austrade

The Australian Business in ASEAN Survey 2020 has just been released, along with a dedicated COVID-19 Impact Update.

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A message from Austrade to our international education partners (20 May 2020)

20 May 2020 Education news

While light is finally appearing at the end of the COVID-19 crisis tunnel, the Australian Government is working closer than ever before with states and territory governments, education providers and c ...

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Online bootcamp for WA agrifood tech entrepreneurs (Joint Ministerial)

20 May 2020 Media releases

Startups and early-stage innovators across Western Australia’s agriculture and food sectors have the opportunity to take part in a world-leading program in Israel – from their desktops.

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

19 May 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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Indian biotech joins forces with Griffith University in hunt for COVID-19 vaccine

12 May 2020 Investor Update

On April 23, vaccines-manufacturing company Indian Immunologicals Limited (IIL) has announced a tie up with researchers from Griffith University to develop a vaccine candidate for COVID-19.

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A message from Austrade to our international education partners (12 May 2020)

12 May 2020 Education news

While light is finally appearing at the end of the COVID-19 crisis tunnel, the Australian Government is working closer than ever before with states and territory governments, education providers and c ...

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 12 May 2020)

12 May 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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Reports of potential tariffs on Australian barley imports into China (Ministerial)

11 May 2020 Media releases

The Australian Government is deeply concerned by reports that unjustified duties may be levied on Australian barley imports into China.

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Free trade deal with Indonesia set to kick-off on 5 July (Ministerial)

8 May 2020 Media releases

Australian exporters will soon start reaping the benefits of the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA), with Australia receiving formal notification that Indonesia ...

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Lift off for South Australian produce (Ministerial)

6 May 2020 Media releases

Over 30 tonnes of fresh South Australian produce, seafood and meat is now on its way to Asia under a new agreement with Singapore Airlines that will see local businesses once again have a direct freig ...

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A message from Austrade to our international education partners (5 May 2020)

5 May 2020 Education news

While light is finally appearing at the end of the COVID-19 crisis tunnel, the Australian Government is working closer than ever before with states and territory governments, education providers and c ...

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