New Korean bio-health strategy triggers opportunities for Australia in the life sciences sector

Thursday 18 July, 2019 | By: Austrade and Ella Schalch

In May 2019, South Korean President, Moon Jae-in, announced an ‘Innovative Strategy on the Bio-health Industry’. This new strategy for bio-health will provide partnership and collaboration opportunities for Australian companies across various sectors including the commercialisation of research and development (R&D), clinical trials and digital health. Read more.

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Bundaberg businesses audited

Thursday 11 July, 2019 | By: Fair Work Ombudsman | Tags: Fair Work, Fair Work Ombudsman;

Fair Work inspectors are today completing audits of about 40 businesses in Queensland’s Wide Bay region, following concerns that employers in the horticulture sectors may be breaching workplace laws. Read more.


‘Queenslander’ beef launched in Japan

Friday 5 July, 2019 | By: Ella Schalch and Trade & Investment Queensland

New beef brand ‘Queenslander’ was launched in Tokyo recently when Japan’s famous Iron Chef, Hiroyuki Sakai, featured the product at his La Rochelle[] restaurant. Read more.


RedEye continues rapid global expansion

Wednesday 3 July, 2019 | By: Ella Schalch and Trade & Investment Queensland

Queensland engineering software company RedEye[] is continuing its rapid global expansion with a third office in North America, a new office in New Zealand and plans to enter Europe. Read more.

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Payroll Tax rates and thresholds

Tuesday 2 July, 2019 | By: CCIQ | Tags: payroll tax;

CCIQ successfully advocated for payroll tax relief for businesses in its State Budget 2019 submission. This directly resulted in the State Government announcement of payroll tax changes as part of the 2019-20 state budget. Read more.