11:53PM | Wednesday, 23 November 2011 | Sydney-based tech start-up MyCyberTwin, which creates online virtual assistants, has won the Rising Star Award at the 2011 Australian Technology Showcase Patrons’ Awards in NSW.
11:47PM | Tuesday, 15 November 2011 | Australian start-ups may be regularly told that they are playing in an increasingly global marketplace, but the view beyond our shores currently isn’t very enticing.
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.
11:49PM | Wednesday, 2 November 2011 | Adelaide-based export business Aussie Inc. says start-ups that do business in the United States can use their “Australianism” to gain a competitive edge, but must ensure they can deliver.
9:58PM | Tuesday, 27 September 2011 | Family-run enterprises have long been the bedrock of Australia’s small business sector. The help, support and familiarity provided by relatives can prove invaluable, not only in the start-up phase, but also in the generational handover of a thriving business.
9:31PM | Friday, 23 September 2011 | Founder of online retailer Style and Substance Kathryn Heaven reveals how she went from an home-based business to a warehouse dubbed “Diva Central”.
9:27PM | Thursday, 1 September 2011 | The Export Finance and Insurance Corporation has struck an agreement with the Commonwealth Bank to guarantee the loans given to small business exporters.
8:25PM | Thursday, 25 August 2011 | Clothing and footwear wholesaler Pacific Brands has reported a full-year loss of $132 million, highlighting the challenges facing the industry, including cotton prices and Chinese labour costs.
8:09PM | Wednesday, 17 August 2011 | IBISWorld Report Paints Grim Picture For Clothing Wholesale And Manufacturing: Finance
8:20PM | Monday, 15 August 2011 | The growing number of Chinese middle-class consumers highlights business opportunities across tourism, education and manufacturing, according to Treasurer Wayne Swan.