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8 Nov 2019 Insights
India has moved up 14 places to be 63rd among 190 nations for ease of doing business, in the World Bank’s Doing Business 2020 report, released on 24 October.
7 Nov 2019 Investor Update
Malaysian engineering, property and infrastructure company Gamuda Berhad has acquired a 50% share of Martinus Rail, a New South Wales-based railway infrastructure firm.
7 Nov 2019 Latest from Austrade
The US defence market remains the world’s largest and can be a lucrative export market for Australian industry.
6 Nov 2019 Education news
According to the Chinese Ministry of Education, China now has the world’s largest vocational education system with 9.28 million newly-enrolled students and 26.85 million registered students in 2018.
5 Nov 2019 Media releases
Australia has welcomed agreement to quickly finalise a landmark deal for trade in our region that will boost export opportunities for Australian businesses and create more local jobs.
4 Nov 2019 Education news
Parents are an important category of education consumer but there is little hard data about how involved they are in decisions to study overseas and what they have the most influence over. Austrade re ...
1 Nov 2019 Investor Update
Korea’s Yuhan Corporation announced on 1 November that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with one of Australia’s oldest research institutions, the 104-year-old Walter and Eliza Hall In ...
29 Oct 2019 Latest from Austrade
Austrade has partnered with the NSW Government to deliver one of the largest business missions from Guangdong Province ever to visit Australia.
18 Oct 2019 Investor Update
Singapore-based, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), is investing A$202.2 million in a new, 48-storey freehold serviced residence in North Sydney’s CBD. Ascott is one of the world’s largest international lod ...
Major US healthcare provider HMS is investing US$7.5 million in Australian digital health company, MedAdvisor, in a move that could help tackle the global issue of patient non-adherence to medications ...
18 Oct 2019 Insights
Australian agtech innovation was in the spotlight recently when SwarmFarm Robotics founder Andrew Bate was awarded third place in the Agripreneur of the Year contest at the 2019 Future Agro Challenge ...
17 Oct 2019 Latest from Austrade
Australian fresh fruit producers can take advantage of newly approved local cold treatment facilities and increased flights to boost exports to the Philippines.
Australian exporters interested in ASEAN markets should get online and tap into a regional e-commerce sector that is expected to hit US$102 billion in the next five years.
8 Oct 2019 Latest from Austrade
A partnership between Austrade and Hort Innovation Australia is supporting horticulture growers and exporters to build reputation and market share in China.
3 Oct 2019 Media releases
On 3 October 2019, the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, announced Ms Anna Fisher will undertake a review of the Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) sch ...
1 Oct 2019 Insights
Renowned for clean, green and safe food production, Australia provides a strong foundation for developing ground-breaking products and technologies. Strong expertise has been developed through the cou ...
26 Sep 2019 Success stories FTA Case studies
Australia’s Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) helped South Australian olive oil grower and packager Oleapak to kickstart its international business. The company has grown tenfold since it started exporting ...
20 Sep 2019 Education news
The Australian Future Unlimited Education Exhibition (AFUEE) is Austrade’s flagship education event in Japan, held in Tokyo and Osaka. This report collects data and insights from the exhibition in add ...
9 Sep 2019 Education news
This update, jointly produced by the Department of Education and Austrade, highlights a series of activities organised to support the National Strategy for International Education 2025 and AIE2025.
9 Sep 2019 Success stories FTA Case studies
Australia’s free trade agreements have helped Queensland business Alchemy Cordial to find new markets for its cordials and syrups. Exports now comprise 15 per cent of the company’s turnover.