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4 Sep 2017

Australia urges stronger UN sanctions on North Korea

Australia has called on the UN Security Council (UNSC) and China to look at stronger measures to deter North Korea, in the wake of the regime’s sixt...
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4 Sep 2017
Diamonds are Defence’s best friend
Defence’s high-powered laser capability has been given an edge, with breakthrough research recognised at the 2017 DST Eureka Prize for Outstanding S...
smes call on state government to improve defence prospects
4 Sep 2017
SMEs call on state government to improve Defence prospects
The federal government has been slammed for its multimillion-dollar upgrades to shipyards across Australia, with critics saying the capabilities alrea...
4 Sep 2017
Commercialising defence R&D
Research and development in the defence space is having its moment, with the Defence Innovation Hub providing a much welcome spark to the Australian i...
4 Sep 2017
Opportunities for local businesses on the agenda
Local businesses will have the opportunity to secure up to $7.7 billion in contracts for major Defence infrastructure projects under a new pilot progr...
4 Sep 2017
Systems specialist structures for Australian growth
Four senior market leaders have joined systems specialist Ultra Electronics Australia as the company looks to grow from its core electronic warfare e...
1 Sep 2017
Aus soldiers aid Iraqi Army’s fight against Daesh
A graduation ceremony at the Taji Military Complex near Baghdad has marked another milestone for the Australian Defence Force, with Townsville-based s...
1 Sep 2017
WA unis to enhance defence capabilities and R&D
Four of Western Australia’s leading universities have come together with Defence West to enhance the state’s research capabilities and contributio...
31 Aug 2017
Defence spend in SA to have generational benefits
South Australia’s economic future will be a bit brighter thanks to the crucial defence investments the state has received, according to Minister for...
31 Aug 2017
Australian schools primed to receive innovative STEM program
The American Museum of Science's leading STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) program has been adapted for delivery into Australian sch...

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