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Australia and Canada to collaborate on hydrogen and fuel cell technologies

9 Jul 2020 Investor Update

The Australian Hydrogen Council (AHC) and Canadian Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association (CHFCA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on the commercial deployment of zero-emissi ...

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Homegrown scientific expertise draws top genome editing firm

8 Jul 2020 Success stories

An appetite for agricultural innovation combined with a robust regulatory system and strong trading links with Asia motivated American food and ag company Elo Life Systems to set up its first internat ...

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 7 July 2020)

7 Jul 2020 Education news

Austrade will provide weekly regional updates on the progression and impact of COVID-19 around the world, to support the international education sector as the situation continues to evolve. These repo ...

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Australia 's free trade agreement with Indonesia to provide export boost (Ministerial)

5 Jul 2020 Media releases

New export opportunities for Australian farmers, businesses and investors will begin to flow from today with the start of the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA) ...

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Launch of Australia–UK Free Trade Agreement Negotiations

3 Jul 2020 Latest from Austrade

Negotiations for the Australia-UK Free Trade Agreement (FTA) were launched on 17 June 2020 in a joint statement by the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, and his UK coun ...

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Freight flights boost for Australian exporters (Ministerial)

3 Jul 2020 Media releases

Australian exporters reliant on airfreight will continue to have access to key international export markets, thanks to a $240 million funding injection to help keep international freight routes and fl ...

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 30 June 2020)

30 Jun 2020 Education news

Austrade will provide weekly regional updates on the progression and impact of COVID-19 around the world, to support the international education sector as the situation continues to evolve. These repo ...

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Launch of the first Onshore Student Sentiment Survey from 6 July - 27 July 2020

30 Jun 2020 Education news

Austrade, in collaboration with all state and territory study clusters, is launching the first quarterly onshore student sentiment survey. The survey will open at 9am (AEST) from Monday 6 July, and cl ...

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Launch of Australia-UK Free Trade Agreement negotiations

26 Jun 2020 Investor Update

Australia and the United Kingdom (UK) have started negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA).

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Australian cyber startup raises US$10 million to power US growth as former Prime Minister joins board

25 Jun 2020 Latest from Austrade

Australian cyber security company, Kasada, has raised US$10 million enabling it to expand global operations. Following the successful ‘Series B’ funding round, former Australian Prime Minister, Malcol ...

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 23 June 2020)

23 Jun 2020 Education news

Austrade will provide weekly regional updates on the progression and impact of COVID-19 around the world, to support the international education sector as the situation continues to evolve. These repo ...

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WA companies shine spotlight on Japan F&B market

23 Jun 2020 Latest from Austrade

Austrade Japan’s Food & Agribusiness team and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA’s International Trade & Investment Centre jointly delivered a virtual market briefing to 20 WA companies who had p ...

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Advanced US proton therapy system to treat cancer at new Australian medical facility

23 Jun 2020 Investor Update

US-based ProTom International will install its Radiance 330® Proton Therapy System at the new Australian Bragg Centre.

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Australia’s unique Bioreactor makes wastewater treatment easy in China

23 Jun 2020 Latest from Austrade

The outbreak of COVID-19 hasn’t impeded Sydney-based wastewater treatment solutions provider BioGill from identifying a strong pipeline of projects across China.

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Grants to help get tourists back into our fire-affected regions (Ministerial)

20 Jun 2020 Media releases

The Morrison Government has today announced funding support for 24 events and festivals in fire affected regions, under the Regional Tourism Bushfire Recovery Grants program, as Australia navigates it ...

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Australia-UK Free Trade Agreement negotiations kick-off (Ministerial)

17 Jun 2020 Media releases

Australia and the United Kingdom have today announced the commencement of negotiations on a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA), which will start a new chapter in the economic relationship and help t ...

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Enhanced transparency for free trade agreement negotiations (Ministerial)

17 Jun 2020 Media releases

The Morrison Government has today announced it will establish a Ministerial Advisory Committee (MAC) to help inform the Government’s ongoing free trade agreement (FTA) agenda.

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Escavox helps keep global food supply chains open

16 Jun 2020 Success stories

Exporters are rising to the challenge of transporting product overseas amid COVID-19 disruptions to airfreight thanks to unique Australian supply chain technology.

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 16 June 2020)

16 Jun 2020 Education news

Austrade will provide weekly regional updates on the progression and impact of COVID-19 around the world, to support the international education sector as the situation continues to evolve. These repo ...

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Counterfeiters stopped in their tracks by Laava’s Smart Fingerprints

15 Jun 2020 Latest from Austrade

Tasmanian cherry grower Reid Fruits has foiled multiple counterfeiting attempts during the 2019/20 cherry season, thanks to Laava’s innovative Smart Fingerprints.

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