Entries by Elizabeth Matters

Austrade provides students with access to learning resources from Australian education providers

The Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) has partnered with social learning platform, FutureLearn.com to provide free online courses and help students stay ahead of the learning curve. Many students have been impacted by travel restrictions globally. Providing access to high-quality online learning resources from leading Australian education providers is a simple way to continue […]

GABC Webinar with Squire Patton Boggs: COVID-19 Australian Visa update for Employers and Applicants

On 29 April, the German Australian Business Council was pleased to present its third webinar of the year with corporate member Squire Patton Boggs. Registered Migration Agents Rachel Barnett (MARN 1800 448) and Madeleine Smith (MARN 1912 154) covered the latest updates and information relating to visa applicants and employers impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic: […]

Australia ranked fourth from 180 countries in terms of freedom on economy

According to The Heritage Foundation (Heritage), a US research institution, Australia now ranks fourth in terms of how free its economy is, compared to 180 other countries. For more information see: https://www.austrade.gov.au/news/economic-analysis/australias-economic-freedom-moves-up-a-notch-says-us-think-tank?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Investment+Update+April+2020+Message+A&utm_source=Investment+Update+Newsletter

GABC & ABIE France webinar with Mr John W.H. Denton OA, the Secretary General of the International Chamber of Commerce, April 2020

The Covid 19 crisis may stop people gathering, but it hasn’t stopped ABIE from holding events. The German Australian Business Council  (GABC) and ABIE France teamed up on Tuesday, April 21, to organize a webinar with guest speaker, Mr John W.H. Denton AO, the Secretary General of the International Chamber of Commerce. The theme, of […]

Testing Times: Insights from Sonic Healthcare, a key player in COVID-19 Diagnostics, April 2020

Over 25 members and friends joined our first ever webinar featuring Evangelos Kotsopoulos, CEO of Sonic Healthcare Germany and German Australian Business Council Board Member, who gave an overview of Sonic Healthcare’s significant role in the COVID-19 tests. At a recent press conference by the Akkreditierten Labore in der Medizin, ALM e.V., it was shared […]