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Australia opens aerospace automation centre
1 Nov 2010
The Australian Research Centre for Aerospace Automation (ARCAA) has been opened in Brisbane, near the international airport.
Toyota invests in Australian low emissions engine plant
20 Sep 2010
The Japanese car maker, Toyota, has announced that it will build a US$300 million plant in Australia to produce engines which will deliver reduced carbon emissions and improved fuel consumption.
Australia to review Collective Investment Vehicles tax
16 Jul 2010
The Australian government has announced the Terms of Reference for a review by the Board of Taxation into the taxation arrangements that apply to Collective Investment Vehicles (CIVs).
US automotive giant Ford invests in Australia
27 Apr 2010
The US automotive company, Ford, one of the largest car and truck manufacturers in the world, has announced that it will invest an additional $20 million to expand its Geelong Casting Plant in Victoria.
US global conglomerate opens office in Australia
21 Apr 2010
The US global conglomerate, ITT Corporation, has expanded its operations to open an office, ITT Defence Australia Pty Ltd, in Canberra.
Australian green engine technology for Chinese automaker
7 Apr 2010
Australian green engine technology will be developed for one of China’s largest automotive companies under an Australian Government Green Car Innovation Fund grant.
Advanced manufacturing centre launched in Australia
17 Nov 2009
The Australian Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AusAMRC) – a partnership between the US aerospace industry leader Boeing and Swinburne University of Technology – has just been launched by the Minister for Innovation, Industry, Science and Rese ...
Japanese truck manufacturer opens expanded Australian new parts facility
5 Nov 2009
The Japanese truck manufacturer, Isuzu, has opened a vastly expanded new parts warehouse facility in Australia.
Australia ranked second in world for quality of life
14 Oct 2009
The United Nations Development Program’s just published Human Development -Report 2009 has ranked Australia second among 182 countries for quality of life.
IMF cites Australia as only advanced country to record positive growth in 2009
13 Oct 2009
In its just released World Economic Outlook (WEO), the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cited Australia as being the only advanced economy on track to record positive growth in 2009.

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