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Report released on US philanthropic sources of research funding

22 Aug 2019 Education news MIP subscriber content

To support Australian universities, Austrade has identified major philanthropic organisations across the US that fund international research activities. As competition for public research funding inte ...

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When Harry met Gloria via WeChat

19 Aug 2019 Latest from Austrade

Austrade’s digital marketing platform helps Australia’s iconic food and beverage brands team up in China.

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French drone startup takes flight in Australia

15 Aug 2019 Investor Update

Sunbirds, a Toulouse-based startup has set up an office, assembly workshop and maintenance centre in Brisbane, Queensland. The office provides drone packages and drone-as-a-service solutions to survey ...

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South Korean pharma invests A$2.4 million in Adelaide subsidiary

15 Aug 2019 Investor Update

South Korean pharmaceuticals and chemicals company, Yuhan Co, Ltd (Yuhan), is setting up a permanent clinical presence in South Australia, reports the Korea Herald.

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A mighty success for South Australian games developer

13 Aug 2019 Success stories

Mighty Kingdom has created games for some of the world’s leading toy and entertainment giants, including Disney, LEGO and Shopkins. The South Australian company is now gearing up for even greater glob ...

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Insight – Sri Lanka’s strategic position in the global trade route

13 Aug 2019 Insights

From elephants and spices to gems and timber, Sri Lanka has played a pivotal role in the East to West trade route for hundreds of years.

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Australian company transforming prescription management

12 Aug 2019 Success stories

ScalaMed is transforming prescription management for patients in the US with a world-first idea generated out of Australia. As a thought-leader in healthtech capability, this innovative company is enh ...

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Record trade surplus for Australia

6 Aug 2019 Media releases

Australia’s export sector continues to boom with new data showing Australia recorded its largest ever monthly and financial year trade surplus.

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Servier and BioCurate to collaborate on new drug discoveries

5 Aug 2019 Investor Update

French pharmaceutical company Servier Group, through its Australian subsidiary, and Australia’s BioCurate will share commercial and scientific expertise to accelerate the discovery of new therapeutics ...

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Korea extends warm welcome to Australian startups

5 Aug 2019 Latest from Austrade

Korea’s thriving startup ecosystem offers rich opportunities for Australian entrepreneurs to develop and grow their business in one of the world’s most technologically advanced nations.

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ConX takes out the top women in tech prize

1 Aug 2019 Media releases

Australia’s top women in tech have pitched their big ideas in Brisbane today for a share in more than $100,000 in business support services, and the potential for further venture capital investment to ...

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Knowing our competitors — Austrade transnational education report released

30 Jul 2019 Education news MIP subscriber content

Driven by global demand for quality education and skills and underpinned by strong national policies and strategies supporting international education, Australia maintains a well-established reputatio ...

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Cerebral Palsy Alliance looks to Vietnam to grow its impact

30 Jul 2019 Success stories

With its crowdsourced security testing platform, Bugcrowd has changed market perception of hackers from digital burglars to digital locksmiths.

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Australian companies set their sights on Polish defence and aviation opportunities

30 Jul 2019 Latest from Austrade

Austrade recently held a number of roundtables in Melbourne, Brisbane, Newcastle and Perth to update Australian SMEs and industry groups about the export opportunities in Poland’s defence and aviation ...

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US biotech firm signs new research agreement with UTS

29 Jul 2019 Investor Update

California-based PharmaCyte Biotech and the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) have signed a research agreement to develop a new version of Melligen cells that can potentially express higher levels ...

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Digital health opportunities on the rise in Vietnam

29 Jul 2019 Latest from Austrade

Austrade’s new report, Digital Health in Vietnam: A Guide to Market, highlights the diverse digital health opportunities in one of the fastest-growing economies in Southeast Asia.

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Austrade Vietnam uses Webex for education agent briefing

26 Jul 2019 Education news

Austrade Vietnam recently used the Webex platform for the first time to deliver the annual Australia Future Unlimited education agent briefing to more than 250 education directors and counsellors in V ...

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Neuron Mobility enters Australia

26 Jul 2019 Investor Update

Brisbane City Council selected the startup from nine other global and local competitors.

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Australia’s leading women in tech finalists announced

24 Jul 2019 Media releases

Eleven of Australia’s top female tech founders will be given the opportunity to pitch their ideas to global industry leaders, partners and investors, as part of the Morrison Government’s Australian Wo ...

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Landmark pilot hydrogen project underway (Joint Ministerial)

22 Jul 2019 Media releases

Construction has started on a half-billion dollar pilot hydrogen project which has the potential to create $2 billion in exports for Australia.

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