Member News | Australian Export Awards

Are you a successful exporter? Gain recognition at the 2018 Australian Export Awards  The Australian Export Awards is a national program that honours Australian businesses for their export achievements and contribution to Australia’s economic prosperity. What are the benefits for my business? Boost your organisation’s reputation among local and international customers Gain national media exposure …

Member News | Grant Thornton Belt and Road Opportunities

It’s five years since the rest of the world became aware of Chinese plans to become a champion of globalisation and free trade through the One Belt One Road initiative (B&R), a USD$1 trillion infrastructure programme that affects Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and Africa. The One Belt, One Road outbound investment strategy presents a …

Member News | KPMG Demystifying Chinese Investment in Australian Healthcare

  Chinese investment in healthcare has soared over the past 3 years. Australia is becoming a highly sought-after destination for healthcare investment due to the expertise of health professionals, availability of cutting-edge technology and high regulatory standards. As China’s aged care industry develops and its healthcare service delivery sector matures, there will be a greater …

Member News | Millward Brown Chinese Global Brand Builders 2018

Increasingly those responsible for building China’s brands are moving outward as fast as they are marching forward. Their sense of purpose is palpable and transcends their commercial objectives. There is a higher calling that is providing the impetus to not only build global brands, but to build innovative, higher-value global brands. Although the number of …

Member News | MinterEllison Insights in Business IT Investments, Australia and New Zealand 2018

ITNewcom MinterEllison Technology Consulting have collected data from over 100 suppliers and 260 deals, including detailed analysis of 169 deals to bring together this year’s Business IT Investments report. For the past 15 years ITNewcom has interviewed Australian and New Zealand industry participants for technology investment insights with the purpose of reflecting behaviours and trends …

Food & Agribusiness Talking Points | 13/06/2018

In Today’s Talking Points: China sets out more measures to modernise dairy industry, Stone fruit exports to China surge under free trade agreement and Snacking at work may be bad for you China sets out more measures to modernise dairy industry China’s administrative body has announced measures to improve the quality of dairy products produced within the mainland. …

Energy & Resources Talking Points | 01/06/2018

In Today’s Talking Points: Electric Cars and Other Vehicles Projected to Rise Threefold By 2020, Previous Newcastle Expansion Plan Will Not Proceed, Strong Chinese Economic Forecasts See Investors Looking at Iron Ore and Northwest China’s Autonomous Region Diversifies its Energy Mix Electric Cars and Other Vehicles Projected to Rise Threefold By 2020 According to the IEA, …

Food & Agribusiness Talking Points | 30/05/2018

In Today’s Talking Points: China needs to prepare food for future needs and shed its past, Argentina pushes to expand beef exports in Asia, China starts to deliver food by drone and Tasmanian Salmon harvest may be affected by virus.  Preparing for Future Food Needs, China Tries to Shed Its Past Since its establishment, the People’s …

Financial Services Talking Points | 29/05/2018

In Today’s Talking Points: Demand for Yuan Assets to Increase in Next Two Years; Realty M&A up as Finance Woes Hurt Small Business; Westpac Learning from ANZ’s Mistakes in China; Ant Financial Closes $150 Billion Round of Funding Demand for Yuan Assets to Increase in Next Two Years  The Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) has conducted a survey …

Energy & Resources Talking Points | 25/05/2018

In Today’s Talking Points: China to Tackle Wasted Energy in New Wind Farm Rules; China’s Energy Development Accelerates Due to Opening-Up and International Cooperation; China and Others Clamouring for Crude Oil Exports While U.S Strains Capacity; Energy Exports to Play Key Role in US-China Trade Talks China to Tackle Wasted Energy in New Wind Farm Rules China’s energy regulatory …