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Japan Post bid to acquire Toll: ‘a vote of confidence’ in Australia
20 Feb 2015
Japan Post has announced an A$8 billion bid to acquire Australian logistics and freight giant Toll.
New rules on agricultural land purchases
12 Feb 2015
The Australian Government has moved to provide certainty about rules applying to foreign investment in agricultural land in Australia.
Talented Australia ranks in the world’s top 10
5 Feb 2015
Australia ranks in the world’s top 10 nations for the quality of talented people it produces, attracts and retains, according to the 2014 Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI).
Wanda to invest A$1.2b in prime Sydney tourism precinct
4 Feb 2015
Chinese property group Wanda has announced plans to invest almost A$1.2 billion dollars in a major mixed-used development at Circular Quay in Sydney.
Indian investors look to Australia for energy security and innovation
30 Jan 2015
The largest ever Australian trade and investment mission to India, with 450 delegates, highlighted investment opportunities in Australia’s resources and energy sector and in advanced manufacturing, technology and services.
Janssen invests in medical research at Monash
27 Jan 2015
Global pharmaceutical company Janssen-Cilag, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, has signed a three-year agreement with Australia’s Monash University to undertake collaborative research into autoimmune diseases.
Parmalat set to expand its dairy exports from Australia
22 Jan 2015
Italy’s Parmalat Group is extending its capacity to export dairy products from Australia through the purchase of speciality dairy processor Longwarry Food Park, based in Victoria.
US energy giant expands investment in South Australian gas
14 Jan 2015
US energy services company Halliburton has officially opened a new base in Regency Park, South Australia, to service customers in the state’s expanding gas sector.
Australia a global centre for cyber innovation for Northrop Grumman
8 Jan 2015
US-based global cyber security company, Northrop Grumman, has chosen Australia as a partner in its new Advanced Cyber Technology Centre (ACTC), which is to be a focal point for cyber innovation across the corporation.
LINPAC increases its Australian footprint with new packaging facility
7 Jan 2015
UK-headquartered LINPAC Group, an international supplier of rigid and flexible packing solutions for the food industry, is increasing its Australian footprint through a A$22 million investment in a new, highly-efficient manufacturing facility in Melb ...

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