Australian SMEs expect to expand further into China and the US over the next year with service providers leading the charge, according to HSBC research.

Business travellers can now unwind in a spacious new Qantas lounge at Los Angeles International Airport, featuring gourmet food carts and a central glass atrium.

The average value of wine exports continued to rise in the year ended June 2014, driven by an increase in exports of premium Australian wines in key markets.

Australian electronics firm Redarc Electronics has developed a new brake controller that provides greater safety for motorists towing heavy trailers and caravans.

Australian exports have increased 11 per cent from last year with resources exports increasing 19 per cent, according to latest data.

The Coface Group, a world leader in credit insurance, has identified a new “very high risk sector” for companies doing business in Asia.

The Ukrainian crisis has had far-reaching consequences in the global economy, especially in Europe.

Makinex, a leading Australian supplier of construction products, is expanding its operation into North America, in a strategic move towards growth in international markets.

While conditions in Australia’s manufacturing industry remain challenging, there are some great opportunities for companies to grow and expand overseas.

The QLD Government broke new ground this month with the opening of its new North America Trade and Investment office in Houston, Texas.