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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 6 April 2020)

8 Apr 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 (31 March 2020)

1 Apr 2020 Education news

The partnership between all levels of the Australian government, industry and community to manage the spread of COVID-19 continues to be a shining light during these challenging times.

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Funding boost to support Australian exporters and tourism businesses (Ministerial)

1 Apr 2020 Media releases

The Morrison Government will inject an extra $49.8 million into the Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) program in the 2019-20 financial year, allowing exporters and tourism businesses to get addi ...

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Securing freight access for Australia agricultural and fisheries exporters (Joint Ministerial)

1 Apr 2020 Media releases

A new $110 million initiative will back Australia’s agricultural and fisheries sector by helping them export their high-quality produce into key overseas markets, with return flights bringing back vit ...

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Establishment of interim appeal arrangement for trade disputes (Ministerial)

30 Mar 2020 Media releases

Australia and 15 other members of the World Trade Organization have agreed to establish an interim arrangement to bring appeals and solve trade disputes.

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 30 March 2020)

30 Mar 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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Joint ministerial statement by Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, New Zealand and Singapore

25 Mar 2020 Media releases

The COVID-19 pandemic is a serious global crisis. As part of our collective response to combat COVID-19, Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, New Zealand ...

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Australia shines at Mining Indaba 2020

25 Mar 2020 Latest from Austrade

Australian miners had a strong presence at this year’s Investing in African Mining Indaba, the world’s largest mining investment event, now in its 26th year.

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COVID-19 vaccine project at University of Queensland gets a A$17 million boost

25 Mar 2020 Investor Update

A program to fast-track a vaccine for COVID-19 led by Norwegian research alliance, the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), has received a A$17 million boost from Australian state a ...

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 23 March 2020)

24 Mar 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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Locals blow froth on first locally-brewed pints from Scottish craft co, BrewDog

24 Mar 2020 Investor Update

Two years after announcing a A$30 million investment, Scottish craft beer company, BrewDog, has opened a flagship combined brewery–hospitality venue in Brisbane.

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Insight - Korean consumers anticipating arrival of new season Australian table grapes

17 Mar 2020 Insights

Australian table grape exports to Korea have continuously increased year on year, with a three-fold increase each year from 162 tonnes in 2017; 776 tons in 2018 and 3,224 tons in 2019.

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as of 16 March 2020)

17 Mar 2020 Education news

The coronavirus is having a significant impact on the Australian economy, coming on the back of devastating bushfires and continued drought. To support the international education sector at this time, ...

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Australian edtech and digital borderless education awareness

16 Mar 2020 Education news

The COVID-19 crisis and travel restrictions on many Australian international students highlights the importance of digital platforms to support students and their learning. In response, EduGrowth — Au ...

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Update on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Australia (Joint Ministerial)

2 Mar 2020 Media releases

The National Security Committee of Cabinet has agreed today to introduce new travel restrictions and update the travel advice for Iran as part of the Government’s coordinated measures to protect Austr ...

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Australian brands get more exposure in India (Ministerial)

26 Feb 2020 Media releases

Australian brands will now have exposure to hundreds of millions of extra potential customers with the launch of the Australian online store on Amazon India.

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Australian cyber security solutions on show in the US

25 Feb 2020 Media releases

Eleven of Australia and New Zealand’s top innovators pitched to an audience of 250 attendees from Australia, New Zealand and the United States who gathered at 111 Minna Gallery in San Francisco yester ...

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Austrade’s role in supporting Australia’s international education sector

25 Feb 2020 Education news

Austrade has pivoted resources for the remainder of 2019–20 to support a series of initiatives to help the sector, as it continues to navigate significant challenges which have resulted from the novel ...

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What is your #InThisTogether message?

25 Feb 2020 Education news

Study in Australia — in collaboration with states and territories — continues to build the grassroots #InThisTogether social media campaign. This crowd-sourced effort is a platform for education provi ...

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International education sector shows support with #InThisTogether

25 Feb 2020 Education news

Study in Australia, in collaboration with states and territories — is supporting a grassroots #InThisTogether social media campaign to continue to support students onshore and abroad who have been imp ...

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