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  1. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Building approvals in surprise decline

    Posted Feb 06th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Fall in job ads for 11th month seen as further sign buyers are wary of Australia's economy Home-building approvals unexpectedly declined for the second time in three months in December and help-wanted notices dropped, underscoring a weaker domestic e ...

  2. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Australian property prices rise more slowly in November; bubble fears ease

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 05:33am by Reuters

    ... in construction to provide vital support to the economy as a long boom in mining investment starts to cool. ...

  3. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Abbott’s plan to buy Indonesian asylum boats slammed as ‘bizarre’

    Posted Aug 24th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... is absolutely in Indonesia's interest to stop the boats, I have no reason to think that the Indonesians won't be prepared to work co-operatively and constructively with us," Abbott said. ...

  4. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Australian firm UGL plans to split into two separate companies

    Posted Aug 14th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... construction and maintenance services in Australia, New Zealand and Asia, it said in a statement to the Australian stock exchange. At the same time, the company reported that underlying profit after ...

  5. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Melbourne tower to be tallest south of equator

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Matthew Guy said. I am proud to approve a tower that will define our city for many years to come There were some concerns that the construction of the 108-storey tower in the city's Southbank ... did not object to the proposal which he said was a A$600 million (HK$4.85 billion) investment in the state economy that would create 300 jobs in construction and hospitality. Architect Nonda ...

  6. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Office vacancies in Melbourne to surge amid glut, says Morgan Stanley

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Pirenc wrote in a report yesterday. Major projects under construction include 107,500 square metres in the North and South Towers on Bourke Street in the Docklands, an extension ...

  7. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Australia's housing investment 'won't fill' GDP gap from mining slowdown

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Jarman wrote. Lack of new construction had pushed housing investment as a proportion of GDP down by 1.5 percentage points in the past decade, he wrote. First-home buyers accounted for 14.4 per ...

  8. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australia eases defence curbs as Myanmar leader visits

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 03:29pm by AFP

    ... known as Burma. “Australia’s commitment to expand its constructive engagement with Myanmar recognises the unprecedented process of change underway there towards political freedom and the new ...

  9. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Australia home prices may see rise by up to 10pc

    Posted Jan 09th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... to government data. Prices fell 4.1 per cent in 2008, before climbing 14 per cent in 2009, the data shows. New homes under construction fell for the third straight year in the 12 months to June 30, ...

  10. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Home prices in Melbourne tipped to fall further amid glut

    Posted Sep 05th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... prompting the state to take steps to help speed up construction in response to forecasts for higher demand in the city. As developers responded, increasing the number of housing units 41 per cent ... in the four years to June 30, compared with 80,918 in Sydney, Australia's biggest city, and 613,837 across the nation. "New construction will keep a lid on any major recovery" ...



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