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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
7 Aug 2017
This week the Reserve Bank focused on a recent uptick in global goods trade, and Efic outlines the latest developments in world risk.
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Investor Update
Microsoft to scale up quantum computing in multi-year deal with the University of Sydney
4 Aug 2017
The University of Sydney and Microsoft have signed a multi-year partnership for quantum research in Australia. As part of the deal, the university will host Station Q Sydney, a laboratory dedicated to ...
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Australia Unlimited feature
David Putrino: Hacking Tech To Bring Healthcare To The World
3 Aug 2017
Australian scientist David Putrino mixes physiotherapy, neuroscience and technology to develop low-cost healthcare solutions that are easily accessible for under-served people around the world. He has ...
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Investor Update
Boeing engage Queensland SMEs on remote pilot aircraft technology
3 Aug 2017
Boeing Defence Australia has engaged Queensland businesses to help develop world-first technology to enable the use of remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS) to inspect and capture critical data on ...
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Investor Update
Google cloud lands in Australia
1 Aug 2017
US tech giant Google has expanded its Google Cloud Platform (GCP) to its first site in Australia. The recently opened GCP is located in Sydney, and joins other GCPs in the Asia-Pacific region such as ...
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Investor Update
Report: past, present and future of Japan’s A$91 billion direct investment in Australia
31 Jul 2017
Minister Steven Ciobo MP last week launched the Japanese Investment in Australia – a trusted partnership report.
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
31 Jul 2017
This week’s readings include a closer look at infrastructure needs around the world, through country assessments just released by the Global Infrastructure Hub and estimates for new airport projects r ...
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Media releases
Japanese Investment in Australia (Ministerial)
28 Jul 2017
Today I launch Japanese Investment in Australia: A Trusted Partnership, which shows how one of Australia's oldest economic partners is building on established ties to support the next wave of innovati ...
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Latest from Austrade
Australia’s smart energy supply and storage expertise highlighted in new report
28 Jul 2017
Australia’s expertise in innovative energy generation, storage and management solutions is highlighted in Austrade’s new Microgrids, smart grids and energy storage solutions industry capability report ...
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Latest from Austrade
New International Trade Facilitation Arrangements
27 Jul 2017
Australia has entered into several new international arrangements which will improve the nation’s competitiveness and ability to trade globally.
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Australia Unlimited feature
Amaero Engineering : World leaders in 3D printing
26 Jul 2017
3D printing is set to spark a global revolution in manufacturing and Australian company Amaero Engineering is leading the way.
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Investor Update
World’s largest battery to be built in South Australia
25 Jul 2017
A consortium involving Tesla, French company Neoen and the South Australian Government will deliver what is reputed to be the world's largest lithium ion battery.
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Education news
Australian education technology capability report
24 Jul 2017
Australia leads the way with education technology solutions for policy makers and governments, education providers and employers, learners and investors. This report discusses why Australia is a high ...
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
21 Jul 2017
This week’s readings begin with the concept of soft power, its measurement and its impact on international business and foreign policy.
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Australia Unlimited feature
Australian power for the future
20 Jul 2017
Professor Rose Amal is developing technology that uses sunlight to transform unwanted carbon dioxide into environmentally friendly fuels that could power the future.
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
20 Jul 2017
This week’s articles provide an update on the state of G20 trade, and present views on economic reform in India.
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Australia Unlimited feature
Australian solar company lighting up India's slums
13 Jul 2017
Pollinate Energy is helping to change the lives of poor families in India by providing solar-powered lights as an alternative to kerosene lamps, which emit deadly toxic fumes.
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Investor Update
AstraZeneca invests a further A$100 million into its Sydney facility
13 Jul 2017
AstraZeneca is reinvesting a further A$100 million to expand its manufacturing facility in North Ryde, Sydney.
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Investor Update
Goldwind invests in the largest wind project in Australia
12 Jul 2017
Leading Chinese wind turbine manufacturer, Xinjiang Goldwind (Goldwind), is investing A$110 million to acquire Australia’s largest wind development projects, Victoria’s Stockyard Hill Wind Farm, fro ...
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Education news
Observations from a Senior Trade Commissioner: India
10 Jul 2017
Indian parents’ global ambitions for their children are a well-established driver of inbound undergraduate student numbers to Australia, however opportunities are also emerging to increase Masters and ...
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