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Investor Update Australian almond plantation acquired by London private equity firm
9 Feb 2018
UK-based Cibus Fund has purchased a 400-hectare almond orchard in Victoria, Australia for an undisclosed price.
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Australia Unlimited feature Brave new (virtual) world
8 Feb 2018
Artist Lynette Wallworth uses emerging technologies to tell intricate stories that resonate on the international stage.
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Economic analysis Core arguments and facts of the 2018 Benchmark Report: Dynamic Industries
8 Feb 2018
The Report is structured around five main reasons for investing in Australia and compares Australia’s credentials with other major economies across each category. In this post, I want to look in more ...
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Education news Contribute to new Vietnam and Indonesia Market Action Plans
7 Feb 2018
Vietnam’s middle class is expected to rise to 33 million in 2020, which should lead to more demand for services. Indonesia’s middle class is also growing and combined with an IT-savvy youth should dri ...
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Investor Update Korean vitamin manufacturer boosts Australia’s pharma job sector
6 Feb 2018
Korean nutritional supplement producer Nutribiotech has chosen Australia as the location for its newest global manufacturing facility, creating 150 new full-time jobs over the next three years.
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Economic analysis Core arguments and facts of the 2018 Benchmark Report: Robust Growth
6 Feb 2018
The Report is structured around five main reasons for investing in Australia and compares Australia’s credentials with other major economies across each category. In this post, the focus is on the Ro ...
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Insights Insight - Shenzhen: China’s technology and innovation hub
5 Feb 2018
Shenzhen is one of China’s most dynamic and exciting cities, with a strong reputation for innovation and technology, thanks to its fast prototyping industry, extensive partner networks and supportive ...
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Economic analysis Introducing the new 2018 Benchmark Report
5 Feb 2018
Austrade’s 2018 Benchmark Report (BMR) was launched by the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Honourable Steven Ciobo MP in San Francisco on 2 February.
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Investor Update Benchmark Report 2018 promotes Australia as a leading global economy
2 Feb 2018
The Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) has launched Australia’s new Benchmark 2018 report.
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Latest from Austrade Workshops on Japan’s latest satellite technology to highlight opportunities for Australian businesses
1 Feb 2018
Australian companies are being offered a unique opportunity to discuss cross-border collaboration in GPS technologies at free workshops on industrial applications of Japan’s Quasi Zenith Satellite Sys ...
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Investor Update Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan buys Australian avocado farm
1 Feb 2018
Canada-based Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (OTPP) has acquired Jasper Farms, one of Australia’s largest avocado producers, for an undisclosed amount.
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Australia Unlimited feature Artificial Intelligence at work
1 Feb 2018
Australian Karl Redenbach believes his New York-based company LiveTiles is poised to turn traditional work methods upside down using Artificial Intelligence (AI). He says the era of digital transforma ...
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Latest from Austrade E-commerce: Australia’s shopfront to Indonesia?
31 Jan 2018
Indonesia’s vibrant ecommerce market has developed rapidly in recent years and presents significant potential for Australian businesses looking to access new export opportunities.
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Latest from Austrade Vietnam embraces the return of Australian cherries
31 Jan 2018
A two-month promotional campaign has helped increase awareness of Australian cherries in Vietnam and celebrate the fruit’s re-entry to the market after a two-year absence.
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Insights Insight - What makes the San Francisco Bay Area ecosystem what it is?
31 Jan 2018
The United States is one of the world’s most competitive economies—the World Economic Forum (WEF) ranks it second, behind only Switzerland.
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Media releases Record two-way trade in 2016-17 (Ministerial)
29 Jan 2018
Strong growth in the services sector has bolstered and diversified Australia’s total trade in goods and services, which reached a new record high in 2016-17 of $735.5 billion.
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Latest from Austrade Austrade e-commerce guide paves the way to Korea
25 Jan 2018
An e-commerce guide has been developed by Austrade to help Australian businesses gain access to Korea’s burgeoning e-commerce marketplace and increase pathways to market for Australian exporters.
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Education news Singapore — Cybersecurity: Talent development
24 Jan 2018
Singapore’s higher education sector has been swift in identifying talent gaps in cybersecurity and developing new courses in partnership with industry, both locally and globally. However, the existing ...
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Australia Unlimited feature High-flying edutech platform
24 Jan 2018
Smart Sparrow began as a research group at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) and is now a global leader in online education. More than 500 institutions worldwide currently use the platform.
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Media releases 2018 Women in Export Scholarship – call for applications
22 Jan 2018
Calling all women who export! Austrade and Chief Executive Women (CEW) are looking for an outstanding female executive to send to Harvard Business School to study disruptive innovation this July.
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