Highly skilled migration and the METS sector: mining equipment, tech and services sector

The METS sector is one of Australia's largest, alongside other major economic drivers such as construction, agriculture and retail. Australia is recognised globally as the market leader in Mining Equipment, Technology and Services across many different technology platforms and commodity segments. This sector contributes an estimated 15% of GDP and...

The digital transformation process for the oil and gas industry

How work, skilled and business migration are impacted Australia ranks as one of the top three global exporters of liquefied natural gas, coal and uranium. Emerging technologies and innovations in this sector relating to efficient and clean energy, renewables, hydrogen and future fuels are continually being developed and supported by...

Cyber security and GTI visas

APRA (Australian Prudential Regulation Authority) is a statutory authority of the Australian government and the prudential regulator of the Australian financial services industry. APRA has just announced its 2020 - 2024 Cyber Security Strategy, demonstrating the importance of cyber risk management in the covid-19 age of increased digitisation, cyber threats...

Medtech and GTI visas

Medical technology or MedTech supports disease prevention, injury and other conditions through a myriad of ways; early detection tools, in vitro diagnostics, status monitoring, treatment and overall patient care. Digital health solutions, in particular, are making waves in the Covid-19 landscape. Information and data generated by medical technologies play a...

Fintech and the race for global talent

The Australian wealth management industry is an attractive prospect for foreign technology firms. With Australia hosting the world's sixth-largest pool of funds under management, substantially filled by its compulsory superannuation scheme, there lies its potential for scale and cost savings through financial technology. Suffice it to say, wealth management in...