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The World Trade Organisation begins negotiations for new digital trade rules

Following on from the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Switzerland, 76 members of the World Trade Organisation have begun negotiations on new international...

The quickest way to lose a customer forever

What factors will give your business the edge in the coming years?

Japan trade deal to benefit Aussie SMEs

Japan’s new trade deal with Australia promises billions of dollars of economic benefits for both nations. How can Australian SMEs take advantage? Read on...

Australia-Japan FTA begins today

The Australia-Japan Free Trade Agreement has come into effect today, providing businesses with the opportunity to increase trade in goods and services with less investment restrictions.

Tokyo Olympics win puts Japan back on radar

With Tokyo named the host of the 2020 Olympics, and the Japanese PM pushing growth, here’s five reasons why exporters should take another look at Japan.

10 top tips for getting your business back on its feet

2011 has been a year of natural disasters and bringing a business back from the devastation of an unforeseen event isn't easy. Follow these tips to help rebuild your business or to better prepare for the worst happening to you.

Japan disaster not spooking Australian markets

Despite the tragedy unfolding in Japan following the massive earthquake and tsunami, the Australian share markets are holding firm so far.

Aussie dollar smashes through US98c – trades at US$0.9845

The Australian dollar has broken US98c, trading at US$0.9845 after the Australian Bureau of Statistics revealed strong employment numbers for the month of September this morning.

Aussie dollar about to hit US98c

The Australian dollar is set to break US98c after trading as high as US$0.9792 this morning on the back of concerns the United States Federal Reserve will reflate the currency.

Holiday deprived Australians branded “Generation Stress”

A new survey conducted by travel service comapny Expedia has exposed young Australians to be holiday deprived and fearful of taking all their annual leave.


Australia facing its worst economic contraction in history

The ABS confirmed Australia’s first recession since 1990 after recording two consecutive quarters of economic decline. After being hammered by the pandemic, bushfires and drought,...

Let’s Talk: Investing to Succeed

Figuring out where to best invest your time and money is a difficult task. As businesses scale, leaders’ daily tasks become more and more...

Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment offered to Victorian workers living in NSW or SA

People who live in New South Wales and South Australia but work in Victoria are now eligible for a $1,500 Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment...

Afterpay doubles revenue and partners with Worldpay to go global

Despite the global economic slow-down, the shift to online spending and move from traditional forms of credit have boosted Afterpay’s position domestically and internationally. Afterpay...