The United States insisted on Tuesday that its much-touted shift to the Asia-Pacific region is for real as US and Australian officials met for annual strategic talks.Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am
When the going gets tough, the tough get leasing. That seems to be the mindset of property investors in Perth, Western Australia, right now.19 Oct 2011 - 12:00am
Situated 5km from the Perth central business district and accessed by road and rail, Daglish is one of the more favourable suburbs of western Perth. Two luxury town houses, for sale at 37 Troy Terrace, Daglish, offer 287 square metres of living space including three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a loft and a home office with separate entrance.19 Oct 2011 - 12:00am
Less than two weeks after resuming riding in Western Australia, former Hong Kong jockey Marco Chui Kwan-lai broke through for his first winner at the Belmont racetrack in Perth. Chui had two positive drug tests in the space of a year to ketamine and was then refused a licence earlier this year when he attempted to return from a year's ban.19 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
Hong Kong failed to qualify for the Fed Cup Asia/Oceania Group I next year when they went down 3-0 to Kazakhstan in Perth yesterday. Lynn Zhang Ling and Jessica Yang Zi-jun lost their singles as well as doubles in the group decider. Yang lost 6-0, 7-6 (7-2) to Galina Voskoboeva, while Zhang succumbed 6-2, 6-3 to Yaroslava Shvedova. The Kazakhstan pair then won the doubles 6-4, 2-6, 6-4.7 Feb 2009 - 12:00am
Where is it? Cheryl de Jong has style. Her fingerprints can be found throughout Eight Nicholson, an intimate retreat in the streets of Perth's swanky Subiaco suburb. Four spacious guest rooms in an Edwardian residence built in 1905 make up Eight Nicholson.4 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
Tony Cruz's rare intuition with horses was once again confirmed with yesterday's sparkling debut win of Australian private purchase Leading Ahead.
Cruz said he had watched the former West Australian racer competing in two of the big races for three-year-olds during the Melbourne spring carnival last year and had an intuitive but clear sense 'that I can improve this horse'.15 Apr 2007 - 12:00am
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WHILE MOST Australian property speculation stays focused on the eastern state capitals of Melbourne, Sydney and, more recently, Brisbane, astute investors are tuning into what is happening in the west.
Western Australia is the standout performer in the country's property market, with Perth experiencing an almost 24 per cent increase in house prices in the 12 months to March.26 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
Wong Kam-po finished the inaugural Tour of Hong Kong-Shanghai with an impressive double, racing to his second stage victory in the race after he powered home to clinch the fourth and final leg in Sha Tin yesterday.8 May 2006 - 12:00am
An Australian white supremacist accused of plotting to firebomb four Chinese restaurants appeared in court yesterday following his capture after six weeks on the run.
Police found Jack van Tongeren, 58, hiding in bushland southeast of Perth, Western Australia, with a fellow member of the neo-Nazi Australian Nationalist Movement, Matthew Billing.6 Apr 2006 - 12:00am
In view of the leader headlined 'Australia must condemn restaurant attacks' (February 2), you should know that the day after the firebombings of Chinese restaurants in Perth, both the prime minister and the Western Australian attorney-general strongly condemned the attacks.6 Feb 2004 - 12:00am
THE BEATLES should probably take the blame. For even as I was reading out my credit card number to a phone operator and buying a day trip to an unknown destination, I was singing about a magical mystery tour that was going to take me away.20 Mar 2001 - 12:00am
A seven-year-old schoolboy, knocked down by a lorry at the junction of Perth and Shek Ku streets, Ho Man Tin, was taken to hospital in serious condition.10 Nov 1998 - 12:00am
Organisers of this month's Epson World Cup meet are confident that the event will remain boycott-free despite last month's controversy-plagued World Championships in Perth, Australia.10 Feb 1998 - 12:00am