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Reforms to strengthen foreign investment framework
11 May 2015
On 2 May 2015, the Australian government announced a package of reforms to strengthen the foreign investment framework around residential real estate and agriculture.
Beef Australia attracts large international delegation
8 May 2015
International investors were in Rockhampton, Queensland this week to examine first-hand investment opportunities in Australia’s agribusiness sector.
Houston Consulate-General office opened
4 May 2015
Minister for Trade and Investment, Andrew Robb, has announced the opening of a consulate office in Houston, Texas which will be managed by Austrade.
Australia well positioned for network readiness
1 May 2015
Australia has climbed two places to 16th from a list of 143 countries in the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Network Readiness Index for 2015.
China’s CCCC expands its Australian presence
28 Apr 2015
China Communications Construction Company (CCCC)’s A$1.15 billion acquisition of Australia’s John Holland Group has been finalised, paving the way for two giants of the construction industry to work together.
Australian researchers developing novel uses with 4D printing
27 Apr 2015
Australian researchers at the ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES) are building objects in 4D, taking 3D technology to a new level.
Oracle expands its Australian workforce
24 Apr 2015
US-based cloud solutions company, Oracle, has announced plans to expand its Australian workforce to meet growing demand for cloud services in the region.
China’s Juye Solar invests a further A$6 million in RayGen
24 Apr 2015
Chinese solar energy company Juye Solar has made a new investment of A$6 million in Australian technology leader RayGen Resources, which has developed the world’s first concentrated solar photovoltaic (CSPV) power station.
US financial services giant chooses Sydney as Asia-Pacific gateway
20 Apr 2015
US investment giant Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association – College Retirement Equities Fund (TIAA–CREF) has announced it will establish an office in Sydney to manage its existing assets in Australia and develop operations throughout the Asia re ...
Regional Australia more attractive to younger Chinese tourists
15 Apr 2015
New research has found that independent Chinese travellers to Australia aged between 25 and 34 are showing increasing interest in travelling ‘out bush’.

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