COVID-19: get the latest updates
You are here:
12 Oct 2020 Media releases
South Australian company Prism Systems has been awarded a new contract with the Defence Innovation Hub to develop a software capability solution for the Royal Australian Navy.
The Morrison Government is ensuring Australia remains an attractive destination for tourists, and temporary visa holders who often fill critical skills shortages, by offering refunds or waivers of Vis ...
12 Oct 2020 Insights
In a first for Indian Railways (IR), the government intends to allow private enterprises to create and operate new, premium passenger services on the country’s rail network. This creates partnership o ...
9 Oct 2020 Investor Update
South Korea’s Hana Financial Investment has invested A$320 million in the 162-megawatt Columboola solar farm in Queensland.
7 Oct 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 ...
This week we focus on Australia’s higher education sector, with recommended reading from Dr John Wellard.
7 Oct 2020 Latest from Austrade
According to some metrics, China now leads the world in digital health adoption with 94 per cent of China’s healthcare professionals using a digital health technology or mobile application.
7 Oct 2020 Media releases
The Morrison Government is continuing to support trade, tourism and investment in the 2020-21 Budget as part of Australia’s Economic Recovery Plan to get more Australians into jobs.
6 Oct 2020 Success stories
Indonesia has one of the fastest growing internet economies in the world. In 2018, Austrade’s Jakarta team helped local cyber security expert, Red Piranha, gain a partnering foothold in the market. A ...
6 Oct 2020 Investor Update
Swiss medtech manufacturer 41medical has set up a subsidiary in Australia to help accelerate the development and commercialisation of Australian-born medical devices.
2 Oct 2020 Media releases
The Australian Government is establishing a Safe Travel Zone with New Zealand.
The Morrison Government’s tourism support and recovery plans, coupled with getting more Australians travelling around Australia, will be critical to the rebound of our tourism industry, with new quart ...
2 Oct 2020 Investor Update
The spirit of the Seventies will rock Melbourne in early 2021, when Hong Kong’s Ovolo Group opens its second property in the city.
30 Sep 2020 Media releases
Innovative exporters and investors from across Australia will be celebrated in a recognition program that will highlight the incredible resilience shown by Australian businesses this year.
30 Sep 2020 Investor Update
Accor is developing its first Fairmont property in Australia in partnership with Chiodo Corporation.
30 Sep 2020 Education news
In July 2020, the Study Australia Partnership commenced an onshore international student sentiment survey series. Across four quarterly national surveys in 2020-21, the project will provide insights i ...
28 Sep 2020 Success stories
In just four years, Kalbe Blackmores Nutrition has become a winning brand in the premium health supplement market in Indonesia. With the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreemen ...
25 Sep 2020 Latest from Austrade
There are many important milestones in the long and productive trading relationship between Australia and China. One milestone occurred in 1921, when Australia’s first trade commissioner, Edward Selby ...
23 Sep 2020 Education news
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.