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May 2, 2016
Highlights The 2016 election begins with the first part of the Coalition’s economic manifesto set to be released at 730 pm Tuesday. A week earlier...
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April 29, 2016
City infrastructure is in the spotlight again as the Turnbull Government seeks to add colour to its Smart Cities program in the lead up to...
Online surprise: foreign businesses failed to foresee China's new ecommerce regulations; now need to influence better outcome
April 26, 2016
By Alistair Nicholas* Many small manufacturing and exporting businesses the world over were taken by surprise on 8 April when China implemented its new e-commerce...
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April 19, 2016
Corruption Commissions, inquisitive media and police investigators have recently highlighted the number of frauds frequently emanating from IT departments. From higher education institutions to banks,...
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April 8, 2016
This year will see the world's three largest economies - the EU, the US and China - become increasingly tangled in a complex trade tussle...
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March 29, 2016
PR managers are great when it comes to promoting your brand and products. However, the last person you want in the room during a crisis...
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March 22, 2016
Following Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's announcement that the Federal Parliament will be recalled on April 18, Powell Tate Australia has outlined what you need to...
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February 29, 2016
Powell Tate Australia’s Alistair Nicholas gives some tips on how to write and get opinion articles published in major publications. Alistair has worked in freelance...
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February 15, 2016
Following Human Services Minister Stuart Robert’s resignation on Friday you’ve got to wonder if there is something to Chinese superstition. At the heart of the...