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4 Dec 2019 Latest from Austrade

Australian startup Okra Solar has taken out the champion prize for the “Hardware Battlefield” at the TechCrunch conference and VC meetup in Shenzhen in November.

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2019 Australian Export Award Winners Announced

3 Dec 2019 Media releases

Australia’s most successful exporters have been recognised at the 57th Australian Export Awards in Parliament House, Canberra this evening. Thirteen businesses from around Australia have been awarded ...

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Recognising Australia’s exceptional exporters (Ministerial)

3 Dec 2019 Media releases

Australia’s top exporters have tonight been honoured for the significant contribution they make to our economy at the 57th Australian Export Awards in Canberra. Minister for Trade, Tourism and Invest ...

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San Remo creates an appetite for Australian pasta in India

2 Dec 2019 Success stories

San Remo, the privately owned pasta and speciality foodmaker, sees increasing demand and retail sophistication as key to its growth plans for India.

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Insight – Investment continues despite perceptions of uncertainty in Mexico

2 Dec 2019 Insights

Perceptions of political uncertainty and community opposition continue to weigh heavily on Mexico’s mining sector.

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South Australia builds links with China through Landing Pad program

29 Nov 2019 Latest from Austrade

South Australia Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, David Ridgway, recently hosted a roundtable in Guangzhou to promote the state’s newly launched Landing Pad program.

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Japan’s biggest pharma co., Takeda, teams with Melbourne’s BioCurate to expedite new drug development

29 Nov 2019 Investor Update

Victorian medicines accelerator, BioCurate, is partnering with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited to expedite the development of new therapeutics and drugs.

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Indonesia, Hong Kong and Peru trade deals to open new doors for Australian exporters (Ministerial)

27 Nov 2019 Media releases

Widespread benefits for Australian farmers, businesses and investors are one step closer with the enabling legislation for major trade deals with Indonesia, Hong Kong and Peru passing through the Parl ...

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Insight – Industry 4.0 transforms prospects for Australian manufacturing

26 Nov 2019 Insights

Across the world, the pace of innovation is increasing and transforming the way services are delivered and goods produced.

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Sydney Uni drives mobility-as-a-service expertise in city trials

26 Nov 2019 Success stories

The Sydney-based Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies (ITLS) is an expert contributor to public policy on transport and logistics – in Australia and around the world. Founded in 1991, its expe ...

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Asia turns to Australia for smart cities solutions

26 Nov 2019 Latest from Austrade

Developers across Asia are seeking innovative solutions to help them create more liveable and environmentally sustainable cities, opening up opportunities for Australian designers, constructors and bu ...

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Australian brands shine at the second China International Import Expo

25 Nov 2019 Latest from Austrade

The second China International Import Expo (CIIE) attracted a record number of Australian companies and generated more than $350 million worth of trade deals for exporters.

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Report on LATAM industry skills training opportunities released

22 Nov 2019 Education news

Developed by Austrade through research undertaken in Chile, Peru, Mexico and Argentina, the 2019 LATAM Industry Skills Training Opportunities report contributes to a better understanding of the commer ...

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Last chance to have your say in our strategic review

19 Nov 2019 Education news

Austrade is currently undertaking a strategic review of parts of our education services.

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Tenacious Ventures receives A$16 million investment boost

19 Nov 2019

Australian agrifood tech venture capital fund Tenacious Ventures has received a A$16 million injection that will strengthen its ability to invest in startups developing innovative agtech.

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Australia: Future-proofing farm management

18 Nov 2019 Insights

Systems and solutions that manage agricultural activities have been instrumental in helping Australian farmers to improve productivity, increase operating efficiency and reduce costs.

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Australia’s capital looks for major investment in renewables to meet 100% target

14 Nov 2019 Investor Update

Australia’s capital, Canberra, is set for a large-scale renewable-energy auction to guarantee its 100 per cent renewables target into the mid-2020s.

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Bringing foods with health benefits to the world

8 Nov 2019 Success stories

As the number of people with diabetes and food allergies increases worldwide, SalDoce Fine Foods has found a ready market for its gluten-free, vegan and plant-based protein products, which provide hea ...

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Insight – India on the rise in latest ease of doing business rankings

8 Nov 2019 Insights

India has moved up 14 places to be 63rd among 190 nations for ease of doing business, in the World Bank’s Doing Business 2020 report, released on 24 October.

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Malaysia’s Gamuda buys 50% stake in Australian rail infrastructure firm

7 Nov 2019 Investor Update

Malaysian engineering, property and infrastructure company Gamuda Berhad has acquired a 50% share of Martinus Rail, a New South Wales-based railway infrastructure firm.

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