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Federal Government Beefs Up Housing Supply
Residential
Friday May 12 2017

Federal Government Beefs Up Housing Supply

Around $1.3 billion worth of Federal Government money currently given to states to help subsidise affordable rental homes will be conditional upon states delivering upon housing...

Federal Government Pumps Billions into Rail
Infrastructure
Wednesday May 10 2017

Federal Government Pumps Billions into Rail

The Federal Government will pump billions into rail projects as the Turnbull government’s cities program moves into top gear.

Housing Sector Backs Federal Budget
Residential
Wednesday May 10 2017

Housing Sector Backs Federal Budget

Australia's peak housing body backs federal budget measures to help first home buyers save for a deposit and increase supply but warns barriers to foreign investment...

Victoria Gets $1bln for Infrastructure
Infrastructure
Wednesday May 10 2017

Victoria Gets $1bln for Infrastructure

Victoria will get $1 billion in previously disputed federal funds for infrastructure projects but $500 million earmarked for regional rail won't quite deliver the "revival" the...

Architecture Profits Rise
Business
Tuesday June 7 2016

Architecture Profits Rise

Architecture firms throughout Australia are bringing home higher levels of profit as a surge in multi-residential building activity leads to busier offices and more work, the...

SA Fails to get Infrastructure Funds
Business
Monday May 9 2016

SA Fails to get Infrastructure Funds

South Australia has been dudded on infrastructure spending with "not one new program" for the state in the federal budget, state Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis says.

Budget Delivers Tax Breaks for 350,000 Construction Businesses
Business
Wednesday May 4 2016

Budget Delivers Tax Breaks for 350,000 Construction Businesses

Around 350,000 small construction business are set to keep more of the cash they earn as the federal government pitches to small business in the lead...

Industry Warns Government Against Excess Cuts
Business
Monday February 22 2016

Industry Warns Government Against Excess Cuts

It is critically important the Turnbull government sets a clear path to a sustainable budget, but the Australian Industry Group has warned against excessive spending cuts...

What Will Bolster Australia’s Economy?
Civil
Tuesday June 23 2015

What Will Bolster Australia’s Economy?

The Federal Government describes itself as “nation building” and in its recent budget says it’s investing to build world-class infrastructure for a stronger Australia. But is...

Business
11 Feb, 2015
Is the DHA on the Up for Sale?

Defence Housing Australia is shaping up as one of several government entities that could be sold as part of the next federal budget.

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