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North Asia FTAs deliver new export markets for Grove Juice
6 Jan 2017
Having long quenched Australia’s thirst with its fresh juice, Queensland’s Grove Juice is now a fresh face in the Asian market. With Woolworths, Coles and IGA as clients, its business is more than fru ...
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New year brings new opportunities for Australian exporters (Ministerial)
2 Jan 2017
Further tariff cuts on more than 7000 Australian products have come into effect, creating more export opportunities for Australian businesses.
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Investor Update
Fintech businesses to benefit from licensing exemptions
23 Dec 2016
The Australian Government has introduced a ‘regulatory sandbox’ to provide companies in the financial services sector with flexibility to test new financial technology (fintech) products.
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Economic analysis
Visitor Economy exports worth $45 billion in 2015-16
22 Dec 2016
Growth in education and tourism exports has been strong in recent years, driven by rising incomes, improved competitiveness, expanding capacity, and a well-recognised product. Considered together thes ...
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Investor Update
Hilton Food Group invests $115 million in new meat processing facility
22 Dec 2016
UK-based Hilton Food Group plc (Hilton) is expanding its presence in Australia by constructing a new meat processing facility in Queensland.
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Aussies loving a holiday at home (Ministerial)
21 Dec 2016
Australians are loving a holiday at home and are voting with their wallets with spending by domestic tourists hitting an all-time high of $59.8 billion in the last year.
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Tourism retains super growth status (Ministerial)
21 Dec 2016
The tourism industry retains its super growth status with the sector growing more than three times as fast as the rest of the economy for the 2015-16 year, the Australian Bureau of Statistics’ (ABS) T ...
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One year on, China-Australia FTA delivers for Australia (Ministerial)
19 Dec 2016
Tomorrow marks the first anniversary of the ground-breaking China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA). For the past year ChAFTA has given Australian businesses a competitive advantage that is driv ...
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
16 Dec 2016
This week’s articles reflect themes of economic growth and transition, with a Pacific focus.
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Visit to Israel and the Palestinian Territories (Ministerial)
16 Dec 2016
I will lead the Australian delegation to the Australia Israel UK Leadership Dialogue this weekend.
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Australia's screen production expertise highlighted in new report (Ministerial)
15 Dec 2016
Today I launch the Australian Screen Production Industry Capability Report, which demonstrates the talent and expertise of the Australian screen industry to potential international partners and invest ...
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Australia hosts trade facilitation dialogue (Ministerial)
14 Dec 2016
The WTO's Trade Facilitation Agreement has the potential to reduce the costs of trading goods by 10 per cent for OECD countries, and up to 14 per cent for low-income countries, the Assistant Minister ...
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US cyber security mission to showcase Australian credentials
13 Dec 2016
Australia’s world-class cyber security capabilities and researchers will be showcased to global players attending the RSA Conference in San Francisco from 13–17 February 2017.
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New tourism investment takes South Australia through the roof (Ministerial)
13 Dec 2016
Assistant Minister for Trade Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt today visited Adelaide Oval RoofClimb, one of the city’s newest and most spectacular tourist attractions.
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Tobruk due to arrive at the Port of Bundaberg (Ministerial)
13 Dec 2016
The Royal Australian Navy's ex-HMAS Tobruk is expected to arrive at the Port of Bundaberg between 2pm and 3pm on Wednesday 14 December 2016, subject to weather.
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Supporting growth and sustainable tourism is second nature (Ministerial)
13 Dec 2016
Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt will visit the Belair National Park near Adelaide today as the Government examines new ways to promote Australia's natural beauty.
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Education news
Deeper market insight through enhanced MIP Orbis dashboards
12 Dec 2016
Better use of data to improve marketing strategies and learning outcomes is part of the game-changing themes of AIE2025. Based on feedback from users, Austrade has developed new interactive MIP Orbis ...
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KAFTA continues to deliver at the two year mark (Ministerial)
12 Dec 2016
Today marks the second anniversary of the entry into force of Korea-Australia Free Trade Agreement (KAFTA). KAFTA is delivering strong trade results across a broad range of sectors in Australia, and ...
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Economic analysis
Trade Winds
9 Dec 2016
This week’s readings focus on the adoption of internet finance by Asian consumers, and insights from travelling economists.
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G'Day USA 2017 (Ministerial)
9 Dec 2016
Today we are pleased to launch the 2017 G'Day USA program, the premiere public, cultural and economic diplomacy initiative promoting Australia in the United States.
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