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Canada’s OPTrust opens office in Australia to advance Asian investment
5 Nov 2013
The OPTrust Private Markets Group has opened an office in Australia to underpin its focus on infrastructure investment in Asia.
Canada’s ATCO expands manufacturing capacity in Australia
4 Nov 2013
ATCO Group has expanded its mining-accommodation manufacturing capacity in Australia with a new plant in Western Australia, underpinning the state’s large gas and mining infrastructure projects.
Reserve Bank of Australia sees non-mining investment gathering pace
4 Nov 2013
Australia’s mining investment may have peaked but a pick-up in the nation’s non-mining investment is on the horizon, according to the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA).
MBDA opens Australian office as Asia-Pacific hub
31 Oct 2013
Missile developer MBDA has opened an office in the Australian capital of Canberra following its decision to make Australia the hub of its Asia-Pacific operations.
Siemens to open mining services centre in Queensland
30 Oct 2013
Germany’s Siemens AG is set to build a service centre for repairs and maintenance in the resources-rich Australian state of Queensland.
Australian infrastructure a good investment fit for Gulf sovereign wealth funds
16 Oct 2013
The stable, long-term returns offered by Australia’s major infrastructure projects are a good match for the Gulf Cooperation Council’s (GCC) sovereign wealth funds, according to the Australian Trade Commission (Austrade).
Germany’s DB Schenker opens A$8.5m logistics centre in Australia
8 Oct 2013
DB Schenker has opened a state-of-the-art distribution centre in Melbourne, an investment of A$8.5 million as the German logistics company marks 50 years in Australia.
China’s robust travel activity signals infrastructure investment opportunities in Australia
25 Sep 2013
Rising numbers of visitors from China have underscored opportunities for Chinese investment in Australia’s tourism infrastructure, according to the Australian Trade Commission’s (Austrade) representative in Shanghai.
Visitors from China outspend all others in Australia
24 Sep 2013
Visitors from China spent US$4.2 billion in 2012 in Australia, more than travellers from any other country, according to Tourism Australia’s China Market Profile.
Agilent opens A$25m technology centre in Melbourne innovation precinct
19 Sep 2013
US-based Agilent Technologies has opened a A$25 million Spectroscopy Technology Innovation Centre in Melbourne to shorten the time to market for its scientific measurement technology that was originally developed in Australia and has become an indust ...

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