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6 Feb 2019 Media releases
Australia recorded a $22.2 billion trade surplus in 2018, which is the highest ever for a calendar year. Australia’s two-way trade in goods and services also hit a record high of $854 billion in 2018. ...
5 Feb 2019 Media releases
The Liberal-National Government has today announced $11 million in funding to attract more Chinese tour group tourists to Australia.
31 Jan 2019 Education news
The Department of Education and Training has released November 2018 student enrolment data. Total enrolments increased by 10.2 per cent to 869,185 and commencements by 6.8 per cent to 475,278.
30 Jan 2019 Education news
New interactive regional data dashboards have been developed to show greater granular international education data at the regional level. The dashboards include onshore student enrolments by State or ...
30 Jan 2019 Success stories
Matthew Pryor is a central figure in Australia’s agtech scene. He co-founded an agtech startup, brought it to international success, and is now helping other local entrepreneurs make their mark.
Australian growers work in one of the most challenging environments in the world. They have long recognised that to build distinctive and competitive global brands, they have to adapt to difficult cli ...
29 Jan 2019 Media releases
Australian efforts have ignited negotiations with 75 other members of the World Trade Organization (WTO), representing over 90 per cent of global trade, on the development of new international rules i ...
29 Jan 2019 Success stories
Australian crop health monitoring agtech startup, FluroSat, is helping farmers grow better crops, and grow them more efficiently – both in Australia and internationally.
25 Jan 2019 Investor Update
South Korean retail travel giant Lotte Duty Free has acquired JR/Duty Free in Australia and New Zealand for an undisclosed sum.
25 Jan 2019 Media releases
Creative agency Clemenger BBDO Sydney has been selected to lead the development of Australia’s nation brand following the conclusion of a competitive global open tender process.
25 Jan 2019 Education news
mprovements to MIP Orbis now allow users to compare student visa data from the Department of Home Affairs on a calendar year-to-date basis for all years, allowing simpler analysis of trends over time. ...
This article introduces the Austrade education team in South Asia, which has ten points of presence across the region in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Pakistan, while Nepal, Bhutan and the Maldives ...
23 Jan 2019 Success stories
Spending time at Houston’s Texas Medical Center (TMC) – the world’s largest medical precinct – helped digital health company Personify Care achieve its US objectives.
23 Jan 2019 Investor Update
An affiliate of US-based private equity firm KSL Capital Partners has invested in Australian luxury hotel brand Baillie Lodges.
22 Jan 2019 Investor Update
Australian digital diagnostics firm Ellume has partnered with German-Dutch company QIAGEN to develop a new tuberculosis (TB) testing solution for developing nations with a high disease burden of TB
19 Jan 2019 Media releases
I will visit the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Switzerland and the United States from 19 to 26 January to pursue Australia’s economic and trade interests with government leaders, ...
Australia and the United Kingdom have signed a new bilateral Wine Agreement and Mutual Recognition Agreement overnight in London, which will help ensure the continued flow of trade post-Brexit.
16 Jan 2019 Investor Update
ExxonMobil is developing the West Barracouta gas field off Victoria’s Bass Strait to bring new gas supplies to Australia’s domestic market.
14 Jan 2019 Media releases
Kakadu National Park is set for a $216 million upgrade designed to lure more visitors to the iconic Australian landmark and drive more investment and jobs in the Territory.
9 Jan 2019 Latest from Austrade
Austrade’s new interactive China Aged Care Training map provides an overview of the unique aged care training needs, gaps and opportunities in seven major Chinese provinces.