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Australian space industry set to rocket to new heights

15 Apr 2021 Investor Update

Australia’s space industry is ready for lift-off, after granting the first-ever launch facility licence to Australian company Southern Launch.

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‘Study Australia’ and enhancing Australia’s brand internationally

14 Apr 2021 Education news

As nations are increasingly competing for global market share, strengthening Australia’s reputation in these areas will be important to our future prosperity. Australia’s Nation Brand will target more ...

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Australia welcomes new animation studio

14 Apr 2021 Investor Update

American entertainment studio Bento Box Entertainment has partnered with Australia’s Princess Pictures to form a new animation studio

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Billion dollar fintech, Afterpay, shares secrets of rapid global growth

14 Apr 2021 Success stories

Afterpay is one of Australia’s flagship fintech unicorns. Launched in 2015, the company has already notched up its 10 millionth customer. The company has scaled up overseas at a blistering pace with a ...

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Insight - How to succeed in India’s METS sector

13 Apr 2021 Insights

In December 2020, India’s Government released its new Australia Economic Strategy. This identified Australian METS as a valuable partner in the ongoing liberalisation of India’s mining sector. With 1, ...

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Canberra vineyard starts exporting wines to Southeast Asia during 2020 travel bans

13 Apr 2021 Success stories

The premium, family-owned vineyard Shaw Wines wanted to build exports across Asia when COVID-19 halted travel and China imposed new trade measures. Their range of rieslings, merlots and malbecs will s ...

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Wanted: Exceptional individuals and top-tier businesses

13 Apr 2021 Investor Update

Australia is seeking the world’s best and brightest talent to relocate to one of the safest, most economically stable and innovative countries in the world.

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Segula Technologies sets up Asia-Pacific HQ in Australia

12 Apr 2021 Investor Update

French engineering firm Segula Technologies has chosen Australia as its Asia-Pacific headquarters.

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Boosting business ties with India (Ministerial)

6 Apr 2021 Media releases

The trade and investment relationship between Australia and India will be strengthened by the launch today of the Australia India Business Exchange (AIBX).

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Australia’s Nation Brand

6 Apr 2021 Education news

Australia’s Nation Brand is an umbrella brand for Australian businesses and educational institutions to seek new opportunities internationally and strengthen existing ones. It provides a suite of asse ...

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Grow AG Platform and Evoke AG Program

6 Apr 2021 Insights

The growAG. platform is an online gateway that will connect Australian inventors, world leading research, unique technologies, commercialisation opportunities and collaborators to the world. It will s ...

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Action plan to boost Australia’s services exports (Ministerial)

6 Apr 2021 Media releases

Post-COVID reform, trade expansion and diversification are at the heart of the Morrison Government’s first national strategy to boost services exports beyond education and tourism.

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Lake Jindabyne lights up in 2021 (Ministerial)

1 Apr 2021 Media releases

The Morrison Government is providing $22,000 to support the Jindabyne community host the popular Jindabyne Lake Light Sculpture Festival, which runs from 2 -5 April.

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Tilba Festival shines brightly again (Ministerial)

31 Mar 2021 Media releases

The popular Tilba Festival returns this weekend celebrating local heritage, food and music thanks to support from the Morrison Government.

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New Study Australia TNE Database project

31 Mar 2021 Education news

Austrade is developing a new searchable database for students around the world to find their nearest Study Australia option leading to studies in Australia.

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Half-price airfares to power tourism recovery (Ministerial)

31 Mar 2021 Media releases

Australians are expected to snap up 800,000 half-price airfares with the first tickets going on sale at midnight tonight.

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Fintech Agreement Boosts Fast-Growing Sector

30 Mar 2021 Media releases

Australia’s burgeoning fintech sector will receive additional support to expand overseas and attract productive foreign investment under a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed today by the Austral ...

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Sojitz Corporation invests in new A$1.5bn hospital in Melbourne

26 Mar 2021 Investor Update

Japan’s Sojitz Corporation is investing in the new A$1.5 billion Footscray Hospital in Melbourne. The hospital is the single largest health infrastructure investment in the state of Victoria.

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More support for our travel agents (Ministerial)

19 Mar 2021 Media releases

Australian travel agents will receive an additional $130 million from a second round of the Morrison Government’s COVID-19 Consumer Travel Support Program.

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Australia still a great place to do business (Ministerial)

18 Mar 2021 Media releases

The Morrison Government’s health and economic response to COVID-19 has put Australia’s recovery among the world’s leading nations, according to an analysis of global data.

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