Austrade is partnering with state governments this month to conduct a series of seminars to give Australian companies a greater insight into doing business in the Middle East.

Though the number of Australian female business owners in export continues to grow, only a few of them have nominated themselves for the annual Australian Export Awards.

The Federal Budget slashed and burned its way through a swathe of industry support programs.

Australian importers and exporters have had a tough couple of years thanks to subdued global growth, volatile currencies and a mining-dominated Australian economy.

Australian exporters remain optimistic about the future, despite a sluggish world economy and a stubbornly high dollar, a major industry survey has found.

A Perth-based mid-career professional with a background in biomedical science and the pharmaceutical industry is the inaugural winner of the Beryl Wilson Austrade Scholarship for Women in International Business.

The Australian Industry Group has welcomed the appointment of Bruce Gosper as the new Chief Executive of Austrade.

Despite all the talk of Australia's athletes not achieving their best at the Olympics, Australian businesses have been far more successful, says Tim Harcourt.

With the Olympic Games well underway Australia will showcase its major sporting event industry at a high-level networking reception in London.

A new strategic partnership has been established to promote the many investment opportunities across the Australian tourism industry to foreign and local investors.