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Tourism Success: Inbound Tourist Number exceeded 9 million in 2017-18 and Expenditure exceeded A$42 billion

28 Aug 2018 Economic analysis

There were 9.1 million short-term (that is, involving stays of less than one year) international visitor arrivals to Australia for the year ending June 2018.

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Vietnam: VET policy, system and market update

24 Aug 2018 Education news

The Department of Education and Training and Austrade have jointly prepared a snapshot update on the VET sector in Vietnam, covering VET policy, system and governance, market movements and potential o ...

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Fields of dreams

23 Aug 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

Moving animals around a farm that has no fences, and knowing the pasture with the best feed on offer down to a blade of grass, is set to become a reality, thanks to some pioneering Australian agtech. ...

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FTAs Sweeten the deal for Manuka Honey Producer

21 Aug 2018 FTA Case studies

With a rich history in beekeeping, Biosota Organics specialises in selling Manuka honey. Established only three years ago, the company has since expanded its business to international markets thanks p ...

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Fifth annual investment statement to parliament (Ministerial)

21 Aug 2018 Media releasesMedia releasesSpeeches

Minister Ciobo presents the Coalition’s fifth Investment Statement to the Parliament. The Coalition Government appointed the first ever Minister for Investment in 2013. A mark of the fact we see trade ...

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Economic activity of foreign-owned businesses in Australia 2014-15

21 Aug 2018 Economic analysis

The estimated number of foreign-owned businesses in Australia (with foreign ownership greater than 50 per cent of total equity) was 9,946 at the end of the financial year 2014-15 , according to the Au ...

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Accenture opens Canberra innovation hub for defence and national security

20 Aug 2018 Investor Update

US consultancy firm Accenture has opened an innovation hub for defence and national security in Canberra.

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Australia tops international tech-readiness ranking

20 Aug 2018 Investor Update

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has ranked Australia, Singapore and Sweden as the economies most prepared for technological change, and the most attractive places for tech companies to invest in ...

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ActiveCampaign chooses Australia for its first international office

16 Aug 2018 Investor Update

US marketing automation tech startup ActiveCampaign has opened its first international office in Sydney

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Aussie Rock Lobsters Claw Their Way to Chinese Markets

13 Aug 2018 FTA Case studies

Buoyant times lie ahead for the Geraldton Fishermen’s Co-operative thanks to growing demand in China for rock lobsters. The Co-operative is also seeking to diversify its rock lobster exports to a rang ...

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R&D incentives attract US oncology drug specialist Moleculin to Australia

10 Aug 2018 Investor Update

Clinical-stage pharmaceutical company Moleculin Biotech has established a wholly owned Australian subsidiary – Moleculin Australia – in Sydney, where it plans to continue its focus on developing oncol ...

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Fighting cancer with humanity and innovative research

9 Aug 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

Australian cancer researchers at internationally recognised Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne are transforming patients’ lives with groundbreaking research fast-tracked direct from the lab to ...

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France’s EasyMile autonomous vehicle technology steers into Australia

8 Aug 2018 Investor Update

Autonomous vehicle technology company EasyMile, Transit Australia Group (TAG) and the South Australian Government have joined forces to create an autonomous vehicle hub in Adelaide.

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On a high note

3 Aug 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

After a rapid rise to success as a child, opera singer Danielle de Niese has taken a measured approach to building her career and, as a result, is now one of the most in-demand classical performers in ...

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Snapshot on schools sector in Vietnam

31 Jul 2018 Education news

Austrade and the Department of Education and Training have jointly prepared a snapshot update on the schools sector in Vietnam, which covers education policy, market trends, and opportunities for Aust ...

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Insight – Australia and the Philippines partner for digital transformation

31 Jul 2018 Insights

The inaugural Australian Innovation Summit in Manila this year brought together experts from government, industry and academia to discuss the impact of innovation and the challenges and possibilities ...

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Wines by Geoff Hardy toasts success in India

30 Jul 2018 Success stories

Wines by Geoff Hardy, a family-owned and operated wine company with a unique heritage, sees India as an important future wine market in the Asian region.

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Isle of whisky

26 Jul 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

From prohibition to the world’s best in less than 30 years, Tasmanian whisky has claimed its place on the international stage thanks to small producers entirely devoted to their craft

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IMF maintains its world growth forecasts for 2018 and 2019

25 Jul 2018 Economic analysis

Releasing its latest World Economic Outlook (WEO) report on 16 July, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) left unchanged its world economic growth forecasts at 3.9% for both 2018 and 2019, compared t ...

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What's new for the AFUEE Korea 2018?

24 Jul 2018 Education news

The largest and only Australian Government education exhibition in Korea is being held in Seoul on 13–14 October 2018. In 2018 there are a number of new features being added to the event.

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