Healthtech Industry – Freight and Logistics Monthly Update

Last updated: 2 March 2022 Following on from the development of our Industry Report: Assessing pandemic impact on freight and logistics for the Victorian Healthtech Industry, BioMelbourne Network continues to maintain close contact with the Victorian Government and…

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Industry Report: Assessing pandemic impact on freight and logistics for the Victorian Healthtech Industry

Posted: 3 November 2021 The COVID-19 pandemic has created significant freight and logistics challenges for the Victorian Healthtech Industry. Global Victoria in partnership with BioMelbourne Network conducted an industry review of the Healthtech Industry to identify key issues…

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Joint Statement of support for an Australian Patent Box

Posted 15 September 2021 See BioMelbourne Network’s submission in response to the Australian Patent Box See Joint Statement on Patent Box Australia’s health innovators support the introduction of a Patent Box, and we welcome this initiative by the…

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R&D Tax Incentive – Federal Budget (October 2021)

8 October 2020 As provided to BioMelbourne Network Members in Insider, 8 October 2020. The following is a summary of the R&D Tax Incentive.  Overall the news is good with the Federal Government enhancing some aspects of the…

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Updates: Senate Hearing for R&D Tax Incentive Bill (July – September 2020)

3 September 2020 A report was released today from the Senate Select Committee on Financial Technology and Regulatory Technology, chaired by Senator Andrew Bragg.  This Committee was reviewing tax, regulation, capital and funding, skills and talent, and culture,…

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Victoria’s health industry welcomes Andrews government

30 November 2018 On behalf of its members, BioMelbourne Network congratulates the Hon Daniel Andrews MP and the Victorian Labor party on their re-election at the 2018 state election. BioMelbourne Network CEO Dr Krystal Evans welcomes the opportunity…

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BioMelbourne Network opposes cuts to the R&D Tax Incentive

5 November 2018 BioMelbourne Network has made a submission to the Senate Inquiry regarding the changes to the R&D Tax Incentive as outlined in the Treasury Laws Amendment. BioMelbourne Network is opposed to the proposed changes to the…

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2018 state election priorities

Health industry priorities for Victoria Victoria is the state that will change the future of health. The health industry is the industrial sector that encompasses biotechnology, medical technology, pharmaceuticals and digital healthcare that enables research and development as…

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Calls to back the health industry for Victoria’s future

BioMelbourne Network is challenging state election candidates to adopt initiatives that make the health industry a top economic priority for Victoria.

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Joint statement: The health industry as an economic priority for Victoria

September 2018 Victoria has world-leading competitive advantages in the health industry, which encompasses health and medical research, biotechnology, medical technology, pharmaceuticals, digital health, healthcare delivery, global health and health services. Victoria’s healthcare sector contributes to more than $30…

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BioMelbourne Network submission regarding R&D Tax Incentive

August 2018 On behalf of the members, BioMelbourne Network has made a submission to Treasury regarding the proposed changes to the R&D Tax Incentive. In terms of our overall consideration of the proposed changes to the R&D Tax…

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BioMelbourne Network Policy Principles – 2018 State Election

May 2018 The biotechnology, medical technology and pharmaceutical sector in Victoria is vibrant and growing but yet to reach its full potential contribution to the Victorian economy. Historical support from governments has allowed the sector to grow, now…

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