5:29PM | Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | Tourism Australia, Austrade and the Department of Resources, Energy and Tourism have joined forces to promote investment opportunities across Australia’s embattled tourism industry.
11:39PM | Tuesday, 22 November 2011 | Franchise veteran Jim Cornish says the Middle East is a “fantastic” market for local franchisors looking to expand internationally, having recently launched his own franchise in Saudi Arabia.
11:50PM | Monday, 14 November 2011 | The Export Market Development Grants scheme will reimburse up to 50% of eligible export promotion expenses, after increasing the minimum expenses threshold from $10,000 to $20,000.
11:03PM | Tuesday, 8 November 2011 | Australian franchisors looking to expand internationally should not discount India as a viable market, an expert says, because the country’s franchising sector is growing at 35% per annum.
10:08PM | Monday, 24 October 2011 | Australian franchises are being encouraged to consider less obvious markets such as Russia to expand into, after car-cleaning franchise Nanotek was named one of the country’s most popular franchises.
10:29PM | Tuesday, 11 October 2011 | Australian businesses looking to enter the UK market are being encouraged to enter Go UK, a business plan competition designed to boost investment in the region.
8:16PM | Tuesday, 9 August 2011 | A new report reveals Australian exporters are increasing their internet usage in a bid to protect their businesses from the high dollar, while experts are encouraging start-ups to rethink their target markets.
7:38PM | Monday, 4 July 2011 | The Federal Government is relying on its upcoming Women in Global Business program to boost the number of female Australian exporters, with research revealing that figure is declining.
6:56PM | Monday, 6 June 2011 | Australian businesses can help to close the cultural divide with Chinese companies by sending their “A-team” to China to develop effective working relationships, according to industry experts.
3:37PM | Tuesday, 15 March 2011 | Japan is bracing itself for a nuclear meltdown after another explosion occurred at a nuclear power plant, triggered by the worst earthquake in the country’s history.