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  1. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Foreigners push up Australian home prices

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 04:49am by BLOOM

    ... for foreigners to buy housing in Australia were rising, the nation's climbing prices were largely a result of domestic demand and a lag in supply, Christopher Kent, an assistant governor ... to March, a 93 per cent jump from the same period a year earlier, UBS said. Overseas investment in housing in Australia was now 13 per cent of total turnover, compared with a trend of 8 per cent, ...

  2. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Home prices in Melbourne tipped to fall further amid glut

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

    ... from 2008 to 2011, population growth slowed. That created the nation's most over-supplied housing market. About 160,000 permits were granted to build houses and apartments in Melbourne ... a massive surge of supply and they're all facing losing money unless they sell soon, so there's huge discounting pressure," said Steve Keen, author of the book Debunking Economics ...

  3. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Australia home prices may see rise by up to 10pc

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

    ... the successive ones, should continue to feed through to the economy and have an impact, particularly on housing," Chan said in a phone interview. "There's also the supply side ... and a housing shortage that could increase prices by as much as 10 per cent this year. The Reserve Bank of Australia has cut the cash rate by 1.75 percentage points since November 2011 to match ...


    Australians face trauma of returning to razed homes

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 11:37am by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... flames wreaked devastation a week ago, and townspeople are only now making the harrowing journey to inspect the damage. Many have no idea whether their houses are still standing and with smoke still billowing overhead, police warned fires remained active in the area as emergency crews worked to clear roads and restore electricity supplies. “It must be remembered that some ...

  5. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Australia maintains ban on Huawei for broadband network

    Posted Oct 29th 2013, 09:27pm by Reuters

    ... would not comment on advice from the national security agencies. The US House Intelligence Committee last year described Huawei as a national security threat and urged American firms to stop ... It supplies equipment to Singapore Telecom's local unit Optus as well as Vodafone, and has conducted trials with Australia's biggest telecom company, Telstra. The company, founded in 1987 ...



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