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Sprint to Landing Pads (Ministerial)
14 Apr 2018
Budding startups are invited to join Austrade’s Sprint to Landing Pads program, a primer for new enterprises seeking a place at the Turnbull Coalition Government’s five global Landing Pads.
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Media releases
Putting Australia's cyber security on the global stage (Ministerial)
14 Apr 2018
A delegation of more than 60 cyber security industry leaders will put Australian expertise on the global stage in a visit to the United States that will build transnational partnerships to fight cyber ...
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Insights
Insight – Innovation the key to creating opportunities in ASEAN
12 Apr 2018
As ASEAN continues to grow, its future holds even greater promise for Australian business, and the recent ASEAN-Australia Summit in Sydney has put the region on the main stage for Australia’s small an ...
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Investor Update
Indian software company establishes Centre of Excellence in Australia
12 Apr 2018
Indian business software Ramco Systems will set up an Asia-Pacific Centre of Excellence for Workforce Innovation in Melbourne, where its Australian headquarters is located.
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Investor Update
German renewable energy company building 112MW solar farm in Victoria
10 Apr 2018
BayWa r.e., a global renewable energy company, is constructing one of Northern Victoria’s largest solar farms.
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Australia Unlimited feature
Putting data into play
9 Apr 2018
Technology developed by Catapult is powering sports stars around the globe, including elite athletes participating in the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.
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Media releases
Consortia opportunities for Australian SMEs (Ministerial)
9 Apr 2018
We are pleased to launch a report and toolkit on consortia opportunities and pathways for Australian small and medium enterprises (SMEs) delivering education and training services.
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Investor Update
Thai hotel developer opens second property in Australia
6 Apr 2018
Thailand’s Minor Hotel Group has announced the development of its second AVANI Hotels and Resorts property in Australia.
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Australia Unlimited feature
Ahead of the game in virtual reality
5 Apr 2018
The three founders of Melbourne-based Zero Latency have found themselves at the top of an exploding world market in immersive gaming.
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Economic analysis
Nepal, Mongolia and Cambodia lead growth in student visa grants, January 2018
5 Apr 2018
The Department of Home Affairs has released January 2018 student visa grants data
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Latest from Austrade
Tourism driving economic growth
5 Apr 2018
Tourism’s contribution to national GDP grew by more than 6 per cent in 2016-17, according to the latest State Tourism Satellite Accounts, released today by Tourism Research Australia.
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Economic analysis
High-Growth Companies in Asia-Pacific region
4 Apr 2018
Companies from Australia, India, Japan and South Korea dominate the corporate landscape of growth companies in the Asia-Pacific region, according to the "FT1000: High-Growth Companies Asia-Pacific" sp ...
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Education news
January 2018 student data released, enrolments increase 10.6 per cent
3 Apr 2018
January 2018 international student statistics have been released by the Department of Education and Training, with results showing continued growth in students, enrolments and commencements.
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Economic analysis
Latin America sees surge in international education
29 Mar 2018
The Department of Education and Training has released full year international student data for 2017.
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Latest from Austrade
Major reforms in India open up opportunities for Australian METS firms
28 Mar 2018
In February 2018, the Indian Government announced it would open commercial coal mining to private-sector companies, including international firms. Previously, private companies were only allowed to un ...
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Economic analysis
Australian Pension Fund Assets Growth among the World’s Strongest
23 Mar 2018
Last year, Australia not only became the world’s fourth largest pension (locally called ‘superannuation’) market valued at US$1.9 trillion but also experienced one of the highest growth rates of pensi ...
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Australia Unlimited feature
Bringing nutrition to the table
22 Mar 2018
Australian social enterprise Food Ladder is improving the health and livelihoods of remote and disadvantaged communities around the world by training people how to grow fresh produce with sustainable ...
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Insights
Insight - India’s growing thirst for wine
21 Mar 2018
In a country with a billion-plus population and 485 million people above the legal drinking age, India is a market with many opportunities for Australia’s winemakers.
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Investor Update
Asian investors cultivate northern Australia’s agricultural region
21 Mar 2018
A 200-hectare commercial wet-season cotton crop has been planted in Western Australia’s Ord Irrigation Scheme.
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Media releases
Australian expertise for ASEAN's cities of the future (Ministerial)
18 Mar 2018
I am pleased to launch a new report highlighting some of the niche expertise that Australia’s building industry can offer the ASEAN region as it rapidly undergoes urbanisation.
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