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Fuchs expands Australian operations to target growth opportunities
30 May 2014
German lubricant manufacturer Fuchs Lubricants will build a new manufacturing facility in Australia to increase production capacity, cater to the Australian mining industry, and prepare for growth in the Asia Pacific.
Saab sets sights on India and Canada through Australian expansion
28 May 2014
Defence and security company, Saab Australia, a subsidiary of the Swedish Saab Group, will target global markets including India with the establishment of a new Advanced Maritime Systems Centre in South Australia. The purpose-built facility, which ...
CSL establishes global manufacturing centre in Australia
25 May 2014
Australian biotechnology company, CSL Limited has established a new manufacturing facility in Melbourne as part of an A$257 million expansion to boost production of its popular blood plasma therapeutics.
Australian Government infrastructure asset sales page now live
22 May 2014
The Australian Government, in its 2014-15 Budget last month, committed to an A$5 billion Asset Recycling Initiative to unlock additional funding for new public infrastructure projects through sales of existing government-owned assets.
Australian carbon fibre research centre a world-first
21 May 2014
Australia’s Deakin University has opened a world leading carbon fibre research facility in the state of Victoria. Carbon fibre composites are exceptionally strong and light, and increasingly being used across a wide range of industries, such as aero ...
Holcim Australia invests A$80 million to retain market leadership
19 May 2014
Holcim Australia, a subsidiary of the Swiss cement and aggregate supplier, has opened a new A$80 million concrete manufacturing facility in the state of Queensland. The 14-hectare plant, located in Ipswich, includes state-of-the-art facilities for m ...
Multi-billion dollar funding announced for national investment priorities
14 May 2014
Australia’s 2014-2015 Budget has brought some welcome announcements for potential investors, with significant funding announced across priority sectors.
New Government initiative to unlock funding for public infrastructure projects
14 May 2014
In its 2014-15 Budget announcement this week, the Australian Government has committed to a new A$5 billion initiative to unlock additional funding for new public infrastructure projects through sales of existing government-owned assets.
Australia invests A$42 million in tropical health and medicine research
11 May 2014
The Australian Government will invest A$42 million in tropical health and medicine research at James Cook University (JCU) in the state of Queensland. Australia is one of the few developed economies in the tropics and has extensive research expertis ...
Data Alert: Australia’s inward FDI stock exceeds A$600 billion in 2013
6 May 2014
Australia’s inward foreign direct investment (FDI) stock reached A$630 billion in 2013, increasing over 40 per cent since 2008. This strong growth reflects Australia’s stable economic expansion over the past two decades.

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