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2015 Benchmark Report positions Australia as an ideal investment destination
12 Jan 2015
The 2015 Benchmark Report was launched by the Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb at Australia Business Week in India today.
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Why there is no better place to invest
18 Jul 2014
Investors will find the latest data on why there is no better place than Australia to do business in the June 2014 update of Austrade’s Why Australia Benchmark Report.
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Data Alert: Australian pension funds growth the world’s highest
24 Feb 2014
Australia has experienced the highest growth rate in pension (superannuation) assets and remains the world’s fourth largest pension market, valued at US$1.6 trillion, according to the Towers Watson Gl ...
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Data Alert: Australia – the third freest economy in the world
22 Jan 2014
Australia has once again been rated the third freest economy in the world according to a leading international study compiled by The Wall Street Journal and Washington-based think tank, The Heritage F ...
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2014 benchmarking report highlights Australia’s strengths as an investment destination
15 Jan 2014
The 2014 Austrade Benchmark Report, which presents Australia’s attractiveness as a business and investment destination, was launched by Australian Minister for Trade and Investment, Mr Andrew Robb tod ...
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Data Alert: Australia is one of the world’s easiest places to do business
11 Nov 2013
Australia is one of the easiest places in the world in which to do business, according to a joint annual survey, Doing Business 2014, by the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation.
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Demystifying Chinese investment in Australian agribusiness
5 Nov 2013
Providing premium, safe food to China’s rapidly growing middle class presents significant new opportunities for Australia’s food industry, according to a joint report by global consultancy KPMG and th ...
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Australia’s credentials strong for international investors
21 Jan 2013
Much anticipated, the just-published Austrade Benchmark Report for 2012 outlines Australia’s strong credentials and summarises exactly what the country has to offer international investors.
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Economist survey ranks Australia as second in world for quality of life
3 Dec 2012
The Economist Intelligence Unit has ranked Australia second in the world for quality of life in a survey just published.
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OECD reports Australia the happiest nation
25 May 2012
Australia has topped Norway and the United States as the world’s happiest nation in the just-released OECD Better Life Index ranking.
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