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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
16 Oct 2017
This month, the IMF upgraded forecasts for global growth to 3.6 per cent in 2017 and 3.7 per cent in 2018. This week’s articles continue to focus on the future of trade, including the impact of techn ...
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Success stories
Australian Distillery finds success in North Asia
15 Oct 2017
Tasmania’s Hellyers Road Distillery becomes Australia’s number one seller of single malt whisky worldwide by taking advantage of export opportunities.
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Latest from Austrade
Seminars highlight business opportunities in Indonesia for Australian entrepreneurs
13 Oct 2017
With Indonesia on track to become one of the largest markets globally, a series of seminars were held this week to explain how Australian businesses can take advantage of the export and investment opp ...
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Australia Unlimited feature
Sally Dunwoodie: A simple treatment to reduce birth defects
12 Oct 2017
In what could be one of the most significant discoveries in pregnancy research in decades, Australian scientists have discovered a previously unknown cause of birth defects and miscarriages. And that’ ...
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Insights
Insight - Ecuador: emerging opportunities for Australian mining services, training and technologies
10 Oct 2017
Australian mining investment and know-how is set to play a major role in developing Ecuador’s nascent mining sector. The Andean country is a relatively new entrant to the international mining scene, a ...
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Media releases
Australian cyber security startups preparing for lift-off in San Francisco (Ministerial)
9 Oct 2017
Six Australian cyber security startups have been chosen to take part in the Turnbull Government's Landing Pad program to help launch their ideas to the world.
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Australia Unlimited feature
Stephen Page: Keeping culture strong
5 Oct 2017
He’s one of the longest standing artistic directors in Australia, but Bangarra Dance Theatre’s Stephen Page has nothing but fresh ideas and enthusiasm for the future of Australia’s leading Aboriginal ...
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Education news
Digital Channel Usage from China, India and Indonesia
5 Oct 2017
This report focuses on the digital channel usage from China, India and Indonesia.
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
5 Oct 2017
This week’s readings include the 2017 Global Competitiveness Index (Australia is ranked 21st) and a report comparing entrepreneurship across OECD countries.
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Latest from Austrade
Mission aims to build infrastructure opportunities with the US
5 Oct 2017
A 20-member infrastructure delegation will visit four US cities from 9-13 October to showcase Australia’s infrastructure capabilities and expertise in planning and financing.
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Latest from Austrade
New opportunities for Australia and Korea film collaborations
4 Oct 2017
A free webinar has raised awareness of Australia’s international film co-production agreement with Korea and the unique opportunities it offers.
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Investor Update
Global genomics giant to establish research hub in Queensland
3 Oct 2017
Neogen Corporation, a NASDAQ-listed food and animal safety company, has established an animal genomics facility at the University of Queensland UQ).
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Media releases
Trade mission to Mexico (Ministerial)
2 Oct 2017
I will lead a trade delegation to Mexico this week to build Australia’s trade and investment relationship with the powerhouse Latin American economy.
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
29 Sep 2017
This week’s readings include a report on Australia’s regional fintech leadership (second behind China and ahead of Japan), and a description of the Agrifood technology industry - an industry attractin ...
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Economic analysis
Australia’s AAA credit rating and its outlook remain strong
29 Sep 2017
The international credit agency Moody's Investors Service assessment of the Australian outlook is that the economy will extend its uninterrupted 26-year record of economic growth into the foreseeable ...
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Education news
Perceptions of agents and employers Report
28 Sep 2017
This report focuses on the perceptions of education agents and employers of Australia.
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Australia Unlimited feature
Betty Tran: A cross cultural couture journey
28 Sep 2017
Since launching her fashion brand in 2012, Betty Tran has built a global empire fuelled by glamorous gowns and a commitment to giving back. The Vietnamese-Australian designer is renowned for her red c ...
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Investor Update
Italian F&B company invests in Australian fine foods
26 Sep 2017
Italy’s Inalca Food & Beverage (IF&B) has increased its majority stake in Australia’s Fresco Gourmet Pty Ltd (Fresco) and Itaus Pty Ltd (Itaus), to 100 per cent ownership.
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Investor Update
Irish fintech company enters Australia
25 Sep 2017
Ireland-based company, AutoEntry has opened its first Australian office at a fintech hub in Melbourne’s east. Its app helps accountants and bookkeepers automate processes.
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Insights
Insight - Modernising India’s logistics and transport infrastructure
25 Sep 2017
The Indian government’s massive initiative to modernise India’s logistics sector provides significant opportunities for Australian companies to contribute with products and services.
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