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24 Jun 2021 Investor Update
IP Group and the Clean Energy Finance Corporation have invested in Hysata, a new Australian company developing a hydrogen electrolyser.
23 Jun 2021 Media releases
The Coalition Government is providing an additional $3.4 million to attract more Australian holidaymakers to the world-famous Whitsundays.
22 Jun 2021 Education news
Since its launch in July 2020, the Study Australia Course Search tool has enabled prospective students to find all available CRICOS registered courses. Recent enhancements have included adding wholly ...
20 Jun 2021 Success stories
Brown Brothers has found new customers for its wines after working with Austrade to diversify its export markets.
20 Jun 2021 Media releases
The Morrison Government is supporting Australian winemakers reach new international customers to support local jobs and businesses.
19 Jun 2021 Media releases
Australia will defend the interests of Australian wine makers by taking action in the World Trade Organization over China's imposition of anti-dumping duties on Australian wine.
18 Jun 2021 Insights
Republic of Korea (ROK) media outlets are reporting large stockpiles of shipping containers at Busan New Port (ROK’s largest sea port), leading to freight delays and port congestion.
In mid-April, the Animal and Plant Quarantine Agency Korea (APQA) advised Australia’s Seoul Agriculture Counsellor of the high compliance rates achieved across the approximately 3,000 tonnes (175 cons ...
18 Jun 2021 Investor Update
Siemens and RMIT are establishing a new Digital Energy TestLab in Melbourne to simulate energy systems for smart cities.
16 Jun 2021 Insights
Australia is a prolific user of artificial intelligence. The use of AI is set to grow after the Government announced an AI Action Plan to grow the nation’s AI capabilities.
15 Jun 2021 Media releases
A new free trade agreement with the UK will deliver more Australian jobs and business opportunities for exporters, bringing both countries closer together in a changing strategic environment.
15 Jun 2021 Success stories
Fivecast is a scaleup Australian technology company that is winning contracts at the heart of America’s huge defence and national security community. Fivecast has gained strategic new clients in the U ...
11 Jun 2021 Education news
Austrade is partnering with Practera, together with State and Territory study destination agencies, to deliver a new Study Australia Industry Experience Projects (SAIEP) program. The pilot phase will ...
11 Jun 2021 Success stories
Brisbane technology start-up KERB launched its parking app in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. Today, the app is being used to park more vehicles in Kuala Lumpur than any other city worldwide.
8 Jun 2021 Media releases
The Morrison Government is providing almost $1.5 million towards an all-ages music festival featuring Australian artists to attract more visitors to the Gold Coast and support the local tourism indust ...
8 Jun 2021 Insights
Tariff reductions enabled by Australia’s free trade agreements have helped increase Australian exports of some agricultural commodities to Thailand in 2020 and 2021.
In February 2021, Saudi Arabia extended the shelf-life of chilled vacuum-packed beef and sheep-meat. An extended shelf-life can make Australian exports more competitive in market by allowing products ...
Sri Lanka’s National Plant Quarantine Service approved in-transit phosphine fumigation treatment for Australian grains, pulses and oil seeds in May 2021. The new biosecurity agreement between Australi ...
India’s A$278 billion logistics industry is changing fast. The Government is liberalising a number of industry sectors. Road and rail networks are being upgraded. Freight corridors are being built. Su ...
7 Jun 2021 Media releases
The Morrison Government is providing $6.5 million to fund Australia’s leading tourism industry conference in recognition of the challenges facing the sector caused by COVID-19.