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2 Dec 2020 Investor Update
China Grand Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Holdings Limited has signed a A$400 million licence and strategic commercial partnership with Telix Pharmaceuticals Limited, an Australian biotech firm.
2 Dec 2020 Education news
Austrade will provide regional updates on the progression and impact of COVID-19 around the world, to support the international education sector as the situation continues to evolve. These reports are ...
1 Dec 2020 Latest from Austrade
Austrade’s flagship event for exporters to the Middle East – MENA Connections – was held virtually this year. One upside is that recordings of six key webinars are now available online.
26 Nov 2020 Latest from Austrade
Australia has signed up to the landmark Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) trade agreement.
26 Nov 2020 Investor Update
Novartis has signed an exclusive US$50 million worldwide licence and collaboration agreement with Australian regenerative medicine company Mesoblast.
25 Nov 2020 Education news
The second market in Austrade’s new ‘market in focus’ series is Vietnam. This is a curation of new and existing resources for the sector that can help you better understand the Vietnamese market. This ...
Austrade has put together a ‘market in focus’ series, kicking off with India. This is a curation of new and existing resources for the sector that can help you better understand the Indian market. Thi ...
24 Nov 2020 Investor Update
UK technology and engineering consultancy BJSS is opening an office in Australia, its first location in the Asia-Pacific region. Based in Melbourne, Victoria, the office will support the company’s exi ...
23 Nov 2020 Investor Update
Fujitsu is growing its data centre investment and capabilities in Australia as more businesses move their data into offsite data centres to support the rise in remote working due to COVID-19.
20 Nov 2020 Success stories
Melbourne-based Zed Technologies shows how Australian digital health ideas can accelerate overseas growth.
18 Nov 2020 Investor Update
Perth’s growing importance as a strategic part of Australia’s internet infrastructure has prompted digital infrastructure company Equinix to open a new US$54 million data centre in the city.
18 Nov 2020 Education news
16 Nov 2020 Media releases
Australia will need to make scientific and technological leaps and harness its competitive advantages to speed its economic recovery in a post-COVID-19 world, according to a new report released today ...
13 Nov 2020 Success stories
New South Wales wheat-processing and grain-distilling company, Manildra Group, is one of Australia’s largest agriculture exporters. In tough times, 2020 has been a year of opportunity across ASEAN eco ...
11 Nov 2020 Education news
In 2020, Austrade commissioned Pomegranate Global to explore the sector’s engagement with virtual events and to make recommendations to Austrade on future approaches. As part of this project, stakehol ...
Austrade, in partnership with EduGrowth, has developed the Australian EdTech Directory – the authoritative source of information about Australian edtech companies. Launched at the EduTech Internationa ...
10 Nov 2020 Investor Update
Canadian global transportation company, Bombardier, is building its first Maintenance Repair Overhaul (MRO) facility in Melbourne, Victoria. Based in Essendon Fields, the 50,000 square-foot facility w ...
10 Nov 2020 Latest from Austrade
Gold production in Mexico’s COVID-19-hit mines has resumed and financial prospects look good. Mining companies want to meet increased global demand while prices remain high.
Silver production has resumed in Mexico with a number of mines restarting operations. Companies are seeking to meet increased global demand while prices remain high.
9 Nov 2020 Latest from Austrade
Australian seafood exporters are diversifying markets in Asia – and Taiwan is proving receptive, according to Austrade in Taipei.