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Advanced manufacturing and professional services key to unlocking export opportunities

Media release

5 July 2018

The Industry Insights: Globalising Australia report, released today by the department’s Office of the Chief Economist, shows that future growth opportunities will come from Australia’s manufacturing industry moving towards higher-value processes like research and development, and product design and marketing.


Record earnings for resources and energy exports in 2017─18

Media release

2 July 2018

The June 2018 edition of the Resources and Energy Quarterly shows Australia’s resource and energy export earnings are estimated to have reached a record $226 billion in 2017–18, driven by rising LNG exports.


Innovation and Science Australia welcomes launch of the Global Talent Scheme pilot to support high-growth businesses of the future

Media release

29 June 2018

Innovation and Science Australia has today welcomed the launch of the Australian Government’s Global Talent Scheme pilot which will help Australian businesses and start-ups to have improved access to highly skilled talent from overseas.


Australian Space Agency launches operations: A message from Head, Dr Megan Clark AC

News

29 June 2018

Our Agency will be one of the most industry-focused space agencies in the world, engaged internationally and demonstrating Australia can be a leader and a responsible global citizen, drawing on our home-grown Aussie ingenuity.


Innovation and Science Australia welcomes Australian Government’s response to Australia 2030: Prosperity through Innovation

Media release

22 May 2018

The Chair of Innovation and Science Australia (ISA), Mr Bill Ferris AC, has today welcomed the Australian Government’s release of its response to ISA’s strategic report Australia 2030: Prosperity through Innovation (the 2030 Plan), which follows on from several related announcements in the 2018 Federal Budget.