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Four Victorian tech innovators take out the UK Tech Rocketship Awards

Earlier this month, nine Australian scale-up companies were the proud recipients of the highly-coveted Tech Rocketship Awards delivered by the UK Department for International Trade (DIT). And four out of the nine were from Victoria.

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Victorian industry takes centre stage at 2019 Airshow

The 2019 Australian International Airshow is ready for take-off with a line-up of the world’s best aircraft and displays of Victoria’s world-class expertise in aerospace and defence.

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Quarterly Newsletter: Summer 2019 Update

Every quarter we send a selection of important news, updates on key programs and trade missions as well as a note from our CEO on the latest developments in the international engagement space within the Victorian Government.

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Changes to export air cargo security

Following the disrupted terrorist plot in Sydney in July 2017, the Australian Government will be implementing security measures to strengthen Australia’s international outbound air cargo security.

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Victorian food and fibre exports reach record high

Victorian food and fibre exports now contribute a record $14.1 billion to the state’s economy and is on-track to meet the Victorian Government’s target of $20 billion by 2030.

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China's new eCommerce laws push to regulate online business

Last August saw China's key legislators pass eCommerce law to oversee product safety, optimise the taxation of Cross-border eCommerce (CBEC) imports and redress an imbalance between offline and CBEC import channels.This report, compiled by China Policy takes a look at how things will look in for eCommerce operators once the laws come into force on 1 January 2019.

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Leveraging food export opportunities in the UAE

With a population projected to exceed 500 million by 2020, the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey's (MENAT) demand for high-quality food and beverage products is predicted to grow and is providing sound business opportunities for Victoria's agribusiness sector particularly the dairy, meat, prepared and health food industries.

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Australian Export Award winners announced

Last night the Federal Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon. Simon Birmingham, hosted the 56th Australian Export Awards at the National Arboretum in Canberra.

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Victorian IT startup Rosterfy to manage Expo 2020 workforce

Expo 2020 Dubai has appointed Rosterfy, the world's fastest-growing event workforce management solution platform to support and engage its large team of employees and volunteers.

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Special court sets up ahead of China International Import Expo

Announced on 8 Oct 2018, just short of one month before the launch of the the inaugural China International Import Expo (CIIE), a West Hongqiao (CIIE) People’s Court has been established dedicated to the Expo to try cases involving foreign-related commercial affairs, reports Yicai.

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Expo 2020 Innovation Impact Grant Programme – application deadline extended

The 4th cycle of the Innovation Impact Grant Programme application deadline has been extended to 31 December 2018.The Programme awards grants of up to USD$100,000 for projects with the potential to benefit society or the environment and is open to individual entrepreneurs, SMEs, non-profit organisations and government entities.

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Victoria's exports reach record highs

Victoria’s exports have hit record levels and are still growing as the Victorian Government helps more Victorian companies break into global markets and create local jobs.

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