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22 Sep 2020 Investor Update
UK biotech firm Enesi Pharma and The University of Adelaide are working together to accelerate the development of a vaccine for the Zika virus.
21 Sep 2020 Investor Update
DHL Express has opened a new 8,600-square-metre service centre in Australia to support the growing number of Australian companies doing international business.
10 Sep 2020 Investor Update
A new boutique hotel brand is set to open in Australia in 2022, when Singapore-based Ascott Limited opens its first lyf property in Melbourne, Victoria.
1 Sep 2020 Investor Update
Japan’s Asahi Beverages has entered into a joint venture with Australia’s Pact Group Holdings and Cleanaway Waste Management to build a A$45 million recycling plant in regional New South Wales.
31 Aug 2020 Investor Update
UK investment group United Green has signed an agreement to acquire a majority stake in the Rodds Bay Solar Farm from the current project owner, Renew Estate.
20 Aug 2020 Investor Update
Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V. and Monash University have entered into an R&D agreement to accelerate the clinical development of a novel medicine that can save the lives of women in childbirth.
19 Aug 2020 Investor Update
Australia’s love affair with online shopping has spurred e-commerce giant Amazon to expand its operations in the country.
12 Aug 2020 Investor Update
Australian innovator 5B is accelerating the development and rollout of its flagship clean technology solution Maverick after securing A$12 million in a Series A investment round.
4 Aug 2020 Investor Update
The absence of bumblebees in Australia was a major reason why Arugga AI Farming chose the country to trial its robotic pollinators.
29 Jul 2020 Success stories Investor Update
Utilities in Australia are looking to the sky when it comes to avoiding costly network failures and bushfires, enlisting the expertise of investors such as Canada’s Aethon Aerial Solutions to monitor ...
28 Jul 2020 Investor Update
Sun Metals Corporation will build a renewable hydrogen facility in the city of Townsville in far north Queensland after receiving a A$5 million grant from the Queensland Government’s Hydrogen Industry ...
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 ...
8 Jul 2020 Success stories Investor Update
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 ...
26 Jun 2020 Investor Update
Australia and the United Kingdom (UK) have started negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA).
23 Jun 2020 Investor Update
US-based ProTom International will install its Radiance 330® Proton Therapy System at the new Australian Bragg Centre.
11 Jun 2020 Investor Update
Australia’s reputation as a pharmaceuticals innovator has gained a boost, with US-based Merck Inc. (MSD) and Germany’s Harro Höfliger announcing an A$18 million investment in vaccine technology compan ...
10 Jun 2020 Investor Update Investor Update
Artificial intelligence (AI) startup, The Yield, looks set for rapid growth after an A$11 million injection from Yamaha Motor Ventures & Laboratory Silicon Valley (Yamaha Motor Ventures).
27 May 2020 Investor Update
Overseas investment in Australian renewable energy is powering ahead. In early May, the French energy utility, Neoen, announced it would build Australia’s largest solar farm in Chinchilla, southern Qu ...
12 May 2020 Investor Update
On April 23, vaccines-manufacturing company Indian Immunologicals Limited (IIL) has announced a tie up with researchers from Griffith University to develop a vaccine candidate for COVID-19.
25 Mar 2020 Investor Update
A program to fast-track a vaccine for COVID-19 led by Norwegian research alliance, the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), has received a A$17 million boost from Australian state a ...