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Growth in China Property Investment Slows
Residential
Wednesday November 15 2017

Growth in China Property Investment Slows

Property investment in China rose 7.8 per cent in January-October from the same period a year earlier, slowing from an 8.1 per cent gain in the...

Research and Trends in Chinese Architecture
Business
Tuesday September 12 2017

Research and Trends in Chinese Architecture

The latest research surrounding architecture in China has mainly focused on six aspects: urban design, architectural culture and heritage protection, building technology and green building, rural...

A Tsunami Hits the Recycling World, and We’ll All Feel it Soon
Green
Tuesday August 22 2017

A Tsunami Hits the Recycling World, and We’ll All Feel it Soon

Whether you felt it or not, the earth shaking actions that unfolded recently will ultimately have an impact on every one of us.

Should We Welcome Chinese Investment into Australia’s Construction Industry?
Business
Wednesday June 21 2017

Should We Welcome Chinese Investment into Australia’s Construction Industry?

China’s audacious $1.8 trillion global infrastructure and construction project, touted as the new Silk Road, is a clear sign of the country’s ambition to be seen...

Developers ‘Cash-in’ with Micro-Flat’s in Hong Kong
Residential
Wednesday June 21 2017

Developers ‘Cash-in’ with Micro-Flat’s in Hong Kong

With its marble-clad lobby, sweeping balcony views and sleek, modern decor, Donny Chan's apartment building would seem the kind of upscale tower most young Hong Kong...

Should Australia Join China’s Silk Road?
Business
Wednesday May 17 2017

Should Australia Join China’s Silk Road?

Nearly 70 countries have signed up to be a part of China's new Silk Road plan but Australia is yet to jump aboard the trillion-dollar gravy...

China’s Rental Market Surging
Residential
Tuesday May 9 2017

China’s Rental Market Surging

China's sky-high apartment prices and its footloose generation of millennials are fuelling demand for rental apartments, driving investment by foreign private equity funds and Chinese real...

Coal Prices Soar after Cyclone Debbie
Mining
Thursday April 6 2017

Coal Prices Soar after Cyclone Debbie

Coal prices are soaring as the widespread impact of Cyclone Debbie on Queensland's mining industry becomes clearer.

Architecture Students Get a Real-life Lesson in Building Real Buildings
Business
Thursday March 30 2017

Architecture Students Get a Real-life Lesson in Building Real Buildings

Today’s architectural education is facing challenges from modern construction industry and undergoing a difficult transition.

Business
Jul 17 2018
NSW Govt to Probe Chinese Land Visa Deal

The NSW government is investigating claims a Chinese developer promised overseas investors a permanent resident visa in Australia if they bought into a NSW Hunter Valley...

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Infrastructure
Jun 15 2018
APA Group a $13bn Chinese Takeover Target

Shares in energy infrastructure giant APA Group have soared following a $13 billion takeover proposal from a Chinese consortium led by CK Infrastructure Holdings.

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Business
Jun 13 2018
Chinese Investors Feeling Unwelcome in Australia

Chinese investors are more wary about Australia, with a growing number saying they feel unwelcome.

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Commercial
Jan 31 2018
CPPIB to Invest $800M in Chinese Real Estate

The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) will invest $800 million in two new property developments in China by developer Longfor Properties, it announced on Monday.

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Business
20 Dec, 2017
Aecon Votes to Approve Takeover Offer by Chinese Company

Aecon shareholders have voted overwhelmingly to approve a $1.5-billion takeover of the Canadian company by a Chinese firm.

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Business
18 Dec, 2017
Chinese Power Firm Wants in on Snowy 2.0

The world's largest power equipment manufacturer is keen to enter the Australian market, pinpointing the massive Snowy 2.0 project as a likely prospect.

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Business
14 Apr, 2016
Chinese Investment in Australian Property up 60%

Chinese investment in Australia has grown 60 per cent to $15 billion as investors continue to buy real estate, and expand into new areas such as...

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Business
18 Jan, 2016
Foreign Buyers to Continue Driving Commercial Property

After acquiring more than half of all Australian office towers sold last year, foreign investors are expected to continue to show a strong appetite for commercial...

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Business
28 Jul, 2015
China Sovereign Wealth Fund Breaks Record for Office Property Deal

One of the world's largest sovereign wealth funds has acquired a nine-tower portfolio of office assets for a staggering $2.45 billion sum, in what is believed...

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