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Australia-UK free trade deal at odds with data localisation push

The Australian government is set to introduce bilateral restrictions on data localisation through its free trade agreement with the United Kingdom, even as it considers introducing broader requirements for...

Defence gives KPMG another $11m to finish its analytics tool

Defence will pay KPMG more than $5 million a year to finish building and support a data modelling tool the consultants have already spent two-and-a-half-years developing under a contract...

Night of nights: 2022 InnovationAus Awards in Pictures

Australia’s best and brightest gathered in Sydney on November 17 to celebrate the stand-out innovation achievements from the past 12 months at the 2022 InnovationAus Awards for Excellence. Set...

Digital games tax offset bill enters Parliament

Australian video game developers have received the green light to begin scaling up their studios and projects after the federal government introduced legislation for the Digital Games Tax Offset...

Winners Photo Gallery, InnovationAus Awards 2022

Photography for InnovationAus.com by Phil Carrick and Belinda Pratten More InnovationAus Awards 2022, galleries: Night of Nights, VIP Event, Media Wall, Networking, Dinner

Dinner Photo Gallery, InnovationAus Awards 2022

Photography for InnovationAus.com by Phil Carrick and Belinda Pratten More InnovationAus Awards 2022, galleries: Night of Nights, VIP Event, Media Wall, Networking, Winners

Networking Photo Gallery, InnovationAus Awards 2022

Photography for InnovationAus.com by Phil Carrick and Belinda Pratten More InnovationAus Awards 2022, galleries: Night of Nights, VIP Event, Media Wall, Dinner, Winners

Media Wall Gallery, InnovationAus Awards 2022

Photography for InnovationAus.com by Phil Carrick and Belinda Pratten More InnovationAus Awards 2022, galleries: Night of Nights, VIP Event, Networking, Dinner, Winners

Coalition-era $1bn fund rebadged to support clean energy tech

The Albanese government will funnel $500 million into the commercialisation of clean energy technologies through a rebadged version of a $1 billion fund first proposed by the former Coalition...

VIP Event Photo Gallery, InnovationAus Awards 2022

Photography for InnovationAus.com by Phil Carrick and Belinda Pratten More InnovationAus Awards 2022, galleries: Night of Nights, Media Wall, Networking, Dinner, Winners

Govt looks to expand e-signatures acceptance

More of the temporary changes introduced during the pandemic to allow businesses and regulators to use electronic signatures and hold virtual meetings will be made permanent under legislation introduced...

Greens, Pocock deal means EV discount bill to pass Senate

The federal government’s electric car discount bill is set to pass through the Senate after the Greens and Independent Senator David Pocock secured changes to lessen support for plug-in...