Policy

Qld Sqhub targets creative startups

Qld Sqhub targets creative startups

Joan Westenberg
June 25, 2019

Broadband

Huawei calls out $51b NBN failure

Huawei calls out $51b NBN failure

Aimee Chanthadavong
June 25, 2019

Broadband

AI

Policy

Joan Westenberg
June 25, 2019
The Queensland government’s red carpet roll-out for game developers, designers, production companies and other creative startups has gathered momentum wi...

Broadband

Aimee Chanthadavong
June 25, 2019
Huawei Australia chief technology officer David Soldani has delivered a blistering assessment of Australia’s national broadband roll-out, hammering both ...

Policy

James Riley
June 25, 2019
The G20 leaders’ summit kicks off in Osaka later this week, with topics of innovation and the operation of the digital economy now central to the discuss...

AI

Aimee Chanthadavong
June 24, 2019
Standards Australia has called for national feedback on setting standards for the application of artificial intelligence technologies in Australia, as part of ...

Skills

Aimee Chanthadavong
June 24, 2019
In his first major domestic speech since the May 18 federal poll, Prime Minister Scott Morrison has pledged to improve Australia’s digital skills, and to...

SIV

Joan Westenberg
June 24, 2019
The total inward investment flows from Australia’s Significant Investor Visa program since it was launched in 2012 has now topped $10 billion, according ...

Research

Aimee Chanthadavong
June 21, 2019
The chief executive  of the CSIRO's Data61 unit Adrian Turner has called on Australia to build sovereign capabilities in ethical artificial intelligence, s...

R&D

Aimee Chanthadavong
June 20, 2019
Industry minister Karen Andrews has called on for more lenders to build programs that give greater support to Australian technology companies, after the NAB un...

Cybersecurity

James Riley
June 20, 2019
Cyber security professionals have welcomed the appointment of Rachel Noble to head the Australian Cyber Security Centre as a suitable replacement for the outgo...

R&D Tax

Denham Sadler
June 20, 2019
The federal government is mulling the introduction of a “patent box” tax break scheme to encourage the commercialisation of research by local tech ...

Skills

Aimee Chanthadavong
June 24, 2019
In his first major domestic speech since the May 18 federal poll, Prime Minister Scott Morrison has pledged to improve Australia’s digital skills, and to...

SIV

Joan Westenberg
June 24, 2019
The total inward investment flows from Australia’s Significant Investor Visa program since it was launched in 2012 has now topped $10 billion, according ...

Research

Aimee Chanthadavong
June 21, 2019
The chief executive  of the CSIRO's Data61 unit Adrian Turner has called on Australia to build sovereign capabilities in ethical artificial intelligence, s...

R&D

Aimee Chanthadavong
June 20, 2019
Industry minister Karen Andrews has called on for more lenders to build programs that give greater support to Australian technology companies, after the NAB un...

Cybersecurity

James Riley
June 20, 2019
Cyber security professionals have welcomed the appointment of Rachel Noble to head the Australian Cyber Security Centre as a suitable replacement for the outgo...

R&D Tax

Denham Sadler
June 20, 2019
The federal government is mulling the introduction of a “patent box” tax break scheme to encourage the commercialisation of research by local tech ...

Digital

Denham Sadler
June 20, 2019
The federal government’s digital dashboard is still struggling with missing data and tardy reporting from departments two and a half years after it was l...

NSW Budget

Aimee Chanthadavong
June 18, 2019
The NSW government says it will be spend a total of $3.1 billion in the next financial year prioritising customer service in the work it undertakes around poli...
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NSW Budget

Aimee Chanthadavong
June 18, 2019
NSW Treasurer Dominic Perrottet has handed down a state budget that includes an allocation of more than half-a-billion dollars over four years to boost digital...

National Outlook

James Riley
June 18, 2019
Australia is a risk of sliding into a period of slow economic, social and environmental decline unless governments and the business community tackle specific t...

Skills

Denham Sadler
June 17, 2019
The twelve-month pilot of a Global Talent Scheme for tech-focused visas will be continued past its looming finish date as the federal government conducts a rev...

Research

Aimee Chanthadavong
June 17, 2019
Liberal senator Arthur Sinodinos has pledged to keep a keen eye on science and innovation, even as he is set to become Australia’s next Ambassador to the...
Denham Sadler
June 17, 2019
The Queensland government has defended its spending on tech projects after the Opposition accused it of being a “digital disaster zone” with $450 m...

Exit

Denham Sadler
June 17, 2019
Former Victorian innovation minister Philip Dalidakis has quit state Parliament with immediate effect to take up a new role at Australia Post. Mr Dalidakis ...