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Game on with new tax rebate for developers

12 May 2021 Investor Update

Good news for games developers: the Australian Government is introducing a 30% tax offset for local and international businesses that develop digital games in Australia.

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Supporting our region, advancing our interests and investing in trade and tourism to secure Australia’s recovery (Ministerial)

11 May 2021 Media releases

As part of our plan to secure Australia’s recovery, the 2021-22 Budget continues the Morrison Government’s commitment to support economic growth and create more jobs, deliver for all Australians and a ...

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US agrifood giant invests A$45.7m in Australian Plant Proteins

11 May 2021 Investor Update

Global grain trader and agrifood company Bunge has invested A$45.7 million (US$34.8 million) in Australian Plant Proteins (APP).

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Study Australia student journey mapping project series (part 1)

7 May 2021 Education news

Austrade recently partnered with Edified on new digital student journey mapping research. This new research now underpins our development of digital services, including an ongoing commitment to buildi ...

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Getting urgently needed COVID-19 supplies to Fiji (Ministerial)

7 May 2021 Media releases

The Morrison Government has helped arrange the delivery of urgently needed stocks of medical-grade ethanol to Fiji. The ethanol is used in COVID-19 testing kits.

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Book an “Epic” Australian holiday (Ministerial)

6 May 2021 Media releases

A $9 million marketing campaign launched today will encourage Australians to book a longer holiday this year to provide more support to our tourism sector.

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Rebuilding international tourism on the G20 agenda (Ministerial)

5 May 2021 Media releases

Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Dan Tehan discussed the global tourism recovery with other G20 tourism ministers at a virtual forum last night.

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Sparkling innovation in the vineyards 

5 May 2021 Investor Update

With over 200 years of viticulture and winemaking, Australia’s winemaking community is open to ideas old and new, perfecting traditional techniques and inventing their own ways of doing things.

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Additional $6 million boost for Tasmanian tourism (Ministerial)

4 May 2021 Media releases

The Tasmanian tourism sector will get an additional $6 million boost from the Morrison Government, including funding to promote Tasmania as a premier winter tourist destination.

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Additional $130 million available to travel agents (Ministerial)

2 May 2021 Media releases

Australian travel agents, inbound tour operators and tour wholesalers can now apply to access an additional $130 million in support from the Morrison Government.

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Leggo’s sauces launches in India as Australian brands continue to grow

30 Apr 2021 Latest from Austrade

Australian food group, Simplot Australia, has launched its pasta and pizza sauces in India, despite the pandemic.

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Expert panel to advise on visitor economy recovery (Ministerial)

30 Apr 2021 Media releases

An expert panel will provide advice to government and the tourism industry to help drive the economic recovery of the tourism industry and ensure its long-term success.

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Chilean miner to onshore manufacturing at new facility in Australia

30 Apr 2021 Investor Update

Conymet Duratray International is establishing a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility and locating its global headquarters to Victoria.

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Innovation keeps sales from melting for Frosty Boy

29 Apr 2021 Success stories

Gold Coast-based Frosty Boy stared down the threat of COVID-19, successfully launching a new product and forging ahead with plans to export to Africa.

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Red tape slashed on grants to support Australian exporters (Ministerial)

28 Apr 2021 Media releases

The Morrison Government is cutting more red tape to make it easier to do business, with the release today of simpler rules to access export grants.

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Boosting supply chain resilience (Ministerial)

28 Apr 2021 Media releases

Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Dan Tehan joined his Indian and Japanese counterparts to launch a new initiative designed to boost supply chain resilience in our region.

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Going, going, almost gone – book your half-price holiday now (Ministerial)

25 Apr 2021 Media releases

Australian aviation is once again booming thanks to more than $3.8 billion of industry support invested by the Federal Government since the COVID-19 pandemic began, with the tourism industry's bounce- ...

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Israel’s IAI enters into JV with Australian mining services company

22 Apr 2021 Investor Update

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has entered into a joint venture with Australia’s Bis to launch Auto-mate, a new company that will provide autonomous systems to the mining industry.

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Austrade helps Australian road-tech company accelerate into India

22 Apr 2021 Success stories

Road safety technology company Acusensus is on a mission to reduce road deaths globally – and it recently cracked the Indian market.

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Virtual trade events deliver the goods for Aussie agribusiness exporters

22 Apr 2021 Latest from Austrade

Australian agribusiness exporters are swapping their passports for their PCs and going online to find new markets and customers.

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