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Major investment in infrastructure for Northern Australia
10 Jun 2015
The Australian government has established a A$5 billion Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility to provide concessional loans for the construction of major infrastructure projects such as ports, railways, pipelines and electricity generation in Au ...
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.
Australia’s sound fundamentals attracting global tourism investors
15 Apr 2015
Offshore investors have dominated capital flows into Australian hotels over the past six years, accounting for two thirds of the total transaction volume with inflows totalling in excess of A$6 billion, says Austrade’s Senior Investment Specialist in ...
China’s top entrepreneur group visits Australia to talk business
8 Dec 2014
Eighteen members of the China Entrepreneur Club (CEC) visited Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne in early December to discuss business opportunities with Australian industry and government representatives.
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.
Australia’s infrastructure plans signal opportunity for Western European pension funds
11 Dec 2013
Australia’s significant greenfield infrastructure pipeline and brownfield public asset sales are creating a compelling investment alternative for pension funds in Western Europe seeking stable cashflow and higher yields, according to the Australian T ...
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.
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.

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