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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as of 16 March 2020)

17 Mar 2020 Education news

The coronavirus is having a significant impact on the Australian economy, coming on the back of devastating bushfires and continued drought. To support the international education sector at this time, ...

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Australian edtech and digital borderless education awareness

16 Mar 2020 Education news

The COVID-19 crisis and travel restrictions on many Australian international students highlights the importance of digital platforms to support students and their learning. In response, EduGrowth — Au ...

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Update on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Australia (Joint Ministerial)

2 Mar 2020 Media releases

The National Security Committee of Cabinet has agreed today to introduce new travel restrictions and update the travel advice for Iran as part of the Government’s coordinated measures to protect Austr ...

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Australian brands get more exposure in India (Ministerial)

26 Feb 2020 Media releases

Australian brands will now have exposure to hundreds of millions of extra potential customers with the launch of the Australian online store on Amazon India.

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Australian cyber security solutions on show in the US

25 Feb 2020 Media releases

Eleven of Australia and New Zealand’s top innovators pitched to an audience of 250 attendees from Australia, New Zealand and the United States who gathered at 111 Minna Gallery in San Francisco yester ...

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Austrade’s role in supporting Australia’s international education sector

25 Feb 2020 Education news

Austrade has pivoted resources for the remainder of 2019–20 to support a series of initiatives to help the sector, as it continues to navigate significant challenges which have resulted from the novel ...

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What is your #InThisTogether message?

25 Feb 2020 Education news

Study in Australia — in collaboration with states and territories — continues to build the grassroots #InThisTogether social media campaign. This crowd-sourced effort is a platform for education provi ...

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International education sector shows support with #InThisTogether

25 Feb 2020 Education news

Study in Australia, in collaboration with states and territories — is supporting a grassroots #InThisTogether social media campaign to continue to support students onshore and abroad who have been imp ...

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Continuing travel ban to protect Australians from the coronavirus (Ministerial)

20 Feb 2020 Media releases

The National Security Committee of Cabinet has today decided that the continuing coronavirus infections in mainland China make it necessary to continue the travel restrictions on foreign nationals ent ...

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World’s No.1 wind energy producer powers up in South Australia

18 Feb 2020 Investor Update

Spanish energy utility, Iberdola, has partnered with Irish renewables developer, DP Energy, to enlarge South Australia’s major new hybrid wind-solar project — the A$500 million Port Augusta Renewable ...

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SIA website launches new resource hub

18 Feb 2020 Education news

New content, assets and materials are available to support communications regarding novel coronavirus in response to the government’s latest travel advice.

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Latest information on novel coronavirus (COVID-19) for exporters

17 Feb 2020

This page has information to help Australian exporters manage the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on their business.

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Landing Pad residency propels Gruntify into US market

17 Feb 2020 Success stories

Gruntify is transforming the way organisations collect data and perform work in the field by replacing clipboards with modern, digital workflows. A three-month residency at an Australian Landing Pad h ...

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Abu Dhabi wealth fund backs A$495 million Perth waste-to-energy plant

14 Feb 2020 Investor Update

Abu Dhabi-based Masdar has acquired a 40 per cent stake in Australia’s second, major waste-to-energy (WTE) facility — Western Australia’s East Rockingham Resource Recovery Facility (ERRRF).

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AstraZeneca invests A$200 million in Sydney & plants first of 25 million trees

14 Feb 2020 Investor Update

British-Swedish multinational pharma AstraZeneca will expand its drugs-making operations in Australia, with a A$200 million investment in an existing Sydney facility.

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Getting tourists back into fire-affected regions (Ministerial)

11 Feb 2020 Media releases

The Morrison Government is backing tourist towns in fire-affected regions through a $10 million tourism events and visitor attractions initiative to support communities and protect local jobs. The Reg ...

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Safe, transparent food supply chains

11 Feb 2020 Insights

Australia’s food supply chain is a world leader in food quality. This gives Australian food producers a vital competitive advantage in a world where consumers seek assurances that the produce they pur ...

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The Men from Marr’s: taking innovation to new heights

11 Feb 2020 Success stories

A world leader in the design and delivery of heavy lift luffing tower cranes and complex craneage services, Marr Contracting has contributed to almost every major construction project in Australia

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Australian consultancy helps improve road safety in Thailand

10 Feb 2020 Success stories

Safe System Solutions Pty Ltd is working with Thai authorities to make roads safer for the country’s motorists. Thanks in part to the company’s bespoke courses and training programs, Thailand’s Depart ...

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Social Licence to Operate in LATAM´s mining sector

10 Feb 2020 Insights

Latin America’s abundant and varied mineral resources attract a large portion of the global mining investment.

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