Filter
Industry

Fragile X study to screen 100,000 Victorian babies in world first

A team at Murdoch Children's Research Institute has developed a groundbreaking test for fragile X in newborns, and is now being used in a pilot study to screen 100,000 Victorian babies.

Continue reading

Carlton Connect startup innovation precinct coming to Melbourne

Melbourne is in the process of building a giant precinct for innovation that will act to nurture the city's founders and entrepreneurs and deliver social and economic impact.

Continue reading

Grant to improve Australia’s emergency response to infectious disease outbreaks

Australia's National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) has announced almost A$5 million in funding for the Centre of Research Excellence (CRE) to boost Australia's response to infectious disease outbreaks.

Continue reading

Victoria to generate 25 per cent of electricity from renewable energy by 2025

Victoria has become the latest Australian state to announce ambitious new energy targets, aiming to have 25 per cent of its electricity to come from renewable energy by 2020, and 40 per cent by 2025.

Continue reading

14-year-old entrepreneur to open new warehouse in Victoria

Victorian small business owner 14-year-old Isabella Dymalovski has celebrated the official launch of her natural skincare range, Luv Ur Skin this week.

Continue reading

Victorian grant funds boost manufacturing in Melbourne

The State Government of Victoria has invested in Melbourne-based manufacturer Guala Closures, creating new jobs and boosting exports.

Continue reading

Victorian trade mission to China to build stronger education links

The State Government of Victoria is strengthening ties with China to bring the two regions' education systems closer together.

Continue reading

William Angliss to establish new tourism and hospitality training facility in China

Renowned Victorian tourism and hospitality training provider William Angliss will establish a new training facility in China. The new facility will be a momentous joint venture with a key player in the Chinese vocational education sector, the Tourism College of Zhejiang.

Continue reading

Surge in Chinese visitation as Victoria welcomes as Xiamen Air

Victoria is set to see a surge in Chinese visitation as Xiamen Air arrives at Melbourne Airport for the first time.

Continue reading

Aconex Ltd signs enterprise agreement with ExxonMobil

Leading Australian cloud and mobile collaboration platform for the global construction industry, Aconex Ltd, has today announced a four year enterprise agreement with ExxonMobil Global Services Company, the world's largest publicly traded international oil and gas company.

Continue reading

Victoria’s new office in Latin American to boost trade and investment

A new trade and investment office to be established in Santiago, Chile later this year  will be Victoria's first on-the-ground presence in the Latin American region.

Continue reading