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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.
NSW economy to benefit from civil construction boost: BIS Shrapnel
17 Sep 2013
The New South Wales (NSW) economy will grow over the next three years on the back of rising construction activity, including a raft of large public infrastructure projects, according to a report by economic forecaster BIS Shrapnel.
Chinese investor expands Australian tourism portfolio
26 Aug 2013
Dr Benny Wu, the owner of Hong Kong-based Chang Yuang Group, has added to his hotel portfolio in Australia with his latest acquisition in tropical far north Queensland.
Australia invites private investment in next phase of $60bn infrastructure plan
16 May 2013
The Australian Government has unveiled the next phase of its $60 billion road and rail infrastructure investment program as part of its 2013-14 Budget, expanding its pipeline of public-private partnerships (PPP).
Australia opens Manufacturing Industry Innovation Precinct headquarters
9 May 2013
Australia has opened new headquarters for its Manufacturing Industry Innovation Precinct in a move that bolsters the nation’s reputation for innovation and sharpens its competitive edge in a global market.
Australia’s infrastructure schedule swells to $60bn
2 Apr 2013
Infrastructure projects listed on the National Infrastructure Construction Schedule (NICS) website have nearly doubled in less than a year, according to a statement from Infrastructure and Transport Minister Anthony Albanese.

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