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  1. Sport - Other Sport - DOPING

    Coach slams drug probe into Australian rugby league teams

    Posted Feb 13th 2013, 03:31pm by Reuters in Melbourne, Australia

    ... Reuters in Melbourne, Australia The handling of anti-doping investigations involving six Australian rugby league clubs has been labelled an embarrassment and a disgrace by the head coach ... intelligence unit have sent shockwaves in Australia, long proud of its image as a nation that plays fair. The naming of the NRL clubs followed the release of an Australian Crime Commission report last ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1149406/coach-slams-drug-probe-australian-rugby-league-teams
  2. News - Asia - SOLOMONS

    Aftershocks hamper relief in tsunami-hit Solomons

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 10:09am by Associated Press in Sydney, Australia

    ... A strong aftershock rattled the Solomon Islands on Friday, hampering relief efforts to tsunami-ravaged villages and forcing the South Pacific nation’s prime minister to forgo a visit to the stricken area where nine deaths have been confirmed. Prime Minist ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1145901/aftershocks-hamper-relief-tsunami-hit-solomons
  3. News - World - ASYLUM SEEKERS

    Detained Sri Lankan refugees arrive in Australia amid legal challenge

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:51pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Sydney Sri Lankan refugees arrive in Australia A group of 157 Sri Lankan asylum seekers has arrived at a detention camp in Australia, government officials said yesterday. The asylum seekers had been held at sea by authorities for almost a month, sparking a legal challenge. Their interception and detention has spotlighted Australia's controversial policies to turn ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1561302/detained-sri-lankan-refugees-arrive-australia-amid-legal-challenge
  4. Business - Commodities

    Australia gives go-ahead to Adani's A$16.5b coal project

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 01:26am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Melbourne Australia gives go-ahead to A$16.5b coal project The Australian government yesterday approved Indian firm Adani Mining's controversial A$16.5 billion (HK$120.1 billion) Carmichael coal and rail project in Queensland, subject to strict conditions to protect groundwater. The Carmichael mine, which could become Australia's largest coal mine at 60 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1561392/australia-gives-go-ahead-adanis-a165b-coal-project
  5. Business - Banking & Finance - CURRENCIES

    Australia plays catch-up in yuan business as deal with China nears

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:35am by Reuters

    ... Reuters Australia plays catch-up in yuan business as deal nears Opportunities for Australian companies to participate in the burgeoning yuan market are expected to increase as the country is close to signing a deal with China to facilitate trade and investment settled in the Chinese currency. Reserve Bank of Australia deputy governor Philip Lowe said on Wednesday that the central ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1558526/australia-plays-catch-yuan-business-deal-china-nears
  6. Sport - Rugby

    Henry Speight a ‘lethal weapon’ for Australia

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 10:56pm by AFP

    ... Reuters in Sydney Fijian winger’s tackle-busting performance for the Brumbies earns him higher honours Speight a 'lethal weapon' for Australia Australia added another hefty ... knows all about Waratahs fullback Folau, who has scored 13 tries in 18 tests since his debut last year, and in Speight he sees another of the sort of player who might help take Australia back ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/article/1557676/henry-speight-lethal-weapon-australia
  7. Property - International - MACROSCOPE

    Australia's housing revival sees shift towards high-rise apartments

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 12:31am by Reuters

    ... Wayne Cole Record levels of new home building underway, with growing Asian investment driving consumer demand for apartment blocks Australia's housing revival sees shift towards high-rises Australia is enjoying a long-desired housing renaissance as a record amount of new building gets under way, and a shift in fashion towards high-rise living should lengthen its life span ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1557107/australias-housing-revival-sees-shift-towards-high-rise
  8. News - World - MIGRATION

    Rupert Murdoch calls on Australia to take in more immigrants

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 10:19pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Murdoch urges Australia to open its doors Global press baron Rupert Murdoch has urged Australia to be open to immigrants and engage more deeply with Asia, as he celebrated 50 years of the national newspaper he founded, The Australian. Murdoch, some of whose British and United States media outlets often take a hard line on migrants, said Australia ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1555405/rupert-murdoch-calls-australia-take-more-immigrants
  9. News - China - TOURISM

    Australia most desired destination for Chinese tourists

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 05:08am by Nectar Gan

    ... Nectar Gan nectar.gan@scmp.com Australia becomes 'most desired travel destination' Australia could be the most dreamed about destination of Chinese tourists, according to a new survey by an online travel services agency. A survey of 3,000 Chinese international travellers between April and May by the online booking site Hotels.com revealed Australia as their most desired ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1555040/australia-most-desired-destination-chinese-tourists
  10. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Record US$470m settlement reached in Australia wildfire lawsuit

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 04:34pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Sydney More than 5,000 people joined the class action against electricity provider SP AusNet, arguing the company was negligent because it hadn’t maintained its power lines, which sparked the fire Survivors of one of Australia’s deadliest wildfires are to be awarded nearly A$500 million (US$470 million) in a class action settlement reached on Tuesday, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1554794/record-us470m-settlement-reached-australia-wildfire-lawsuit

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