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Expo 2020 - Dubai

Tuesday 22 January, 2019 | By: Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade; Austrade

Held every five years, World Expos are global events running over six months that aim to educate the public, celebrate innovation and progress made by humanity, and foster cooperation between businesses, academics, scientists and countries. Read more.

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TPP becomes CPTPP and comes into force

Tuesday 22 January, 2019 | By: Trade & Investment Queensland

SMEs are being encouraged to take advantage of reduced tariffs and other benefits flowing from the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), which came into force for Australia on 30 December 2018. Read more.

Queensland Job Vacancy Up in the Three Months to November: CCIQ

Wednesday 9 January, 2019 | By: Dan Petrie

Australia’s job vacancies increased 1.7% in the three months to November as private sector openings surpassed 220,000 according to the latest data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics with Queensland jobs listed up 8.3% over the same period to 38,000. Read more.

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New year brings good news for Australian exporters

Wednesday 9 January, 2019 | By: Austrade

Australian farmers and businesses will continue to reap the benefits of Australia’s free trade agreements with further tariff cuts set to boost Australia’s competitive advantage in two of our major export markets. Read more.