In the first four months of 2017 alone, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) granted more than 65,000 visitor visas to Indians.
The company will now consider making a final investment decision at its next board meeting.
According to an official data released by Tourism Australia, the number of Indian tourist arrivals in Australia for December 2016 stood at 29,500 as compared to 26,100 in the similar period previous year.
According to John O'Sullivan, managing director of Tourism Australia (TA), the increase in the number of tourist visa applications was mainly seen post Cricket World Cup in 2015 which introduced Australia as a holiday destination to the Indian tourists who were otherwise traditional visitors.
US President Donald Trump met Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull for a patch-up meeting and said all issues had been "worked out" after a January telephone spat between the leaders had soured ties.
Robert Gray from Australian Mango Industry Association, said the Indian mangoes would be for sale outside of the Australian mango season.
Under the new reforms, the applicants must be permanent residents for at least four years -- - three years longer than at present -- and must be committed to embrace "Australian values".
US President Donald Trump clearly said on Tuesday that US jobs are for Americans and the rest will have to undergo strict review to get the work visas.
The programme known as 457 visa allows business to employ foreign workers for a period up to four years in skilled jobs where there is a shortage of Australian workers.
Here are top cues from domestic as well as international markets which could have a bearing on the Dalal Street on Tuesday.
Instead, Turnbull said he was prioritising an Asia-Pacific forum that includes China, amid concerns over access to India's market of 1.3 billion people for farm exports from Australia and opportunities for skilled Indian workers there.
India and Australia today inked six pacts including one aimed at boosting counter-terrorism cooperation after talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull here.
"India is undergoing a dramatic economic transformation and our close partnership creates opportunities for both nations," 62-year-old Turnbull said in a speech at the Sydney Institute.
The tech giant "made false, misleading, or deceptive representations about consumers' rights under the Australian Consumer Law," the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) charged.
The state-controlled company, which in January also listed the United States, Columbia, Canada and Indonesia as target destinations for investment, is currently zeroing in on Australia and South Africa, the Coal India official said.
Adani Australia confirmed this on its Facebook page by stating that it has achieved another milestone in the approval process for the project.
"The Carmichael mine will produce two coal products: product one, a low ash and moderate energy product most suitable for Asian premium markets, and Product two, a high ash or lower energy product most suitable for non premium markets, in particular India," ABC news quoted an extract from a sworn evidence to the Land Court in Queensland.
There was no definitive confirmation that Credit Suisse was the main target of the fraud investigations, run by at least four European countries and Canberra and apparently involving hundreds of suspects.
Chasing 106 for a win, India finished at 107 for two, losing the wickets of Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara. Opener KL Rahul (52 not out) and stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane (38 not out) remained unbeaten to take India home.
The CEO of TFS Corp (TFC), now rebranded itself to 'Quintis', Frank Wilson, said he along with the cricket legend Adam Gilchrist, a shareholder and brand ambassador of the company, would be visiting India to meet potential business partners in May this year.
Early Asian market openers such as Japan and Australia fell more than a percent.
Representatives from Monash University Institute of Railway Technology (IRT) and Indian Ministry of Railways corporation DFCCIL (Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Limited) signed an agreement yesterday in New Delhi.
Australia captain Steve Smith was unbeaten on 80 as Pete Handscomb was the only casualty of the second session in which India put the brakes on the scoring.
The 21.7 billion dollar Carmichael coal mine project, one of the world's largest, to start construction this year after being given the green light by the federal and Queensland state governments.