More Foreign Investors in Hockey’s Sights
Joe Hockey has ordered the sale of six foreign-owned residential properties and warned there are others in his sights.
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...
Tradespeople Win in Construction Friendly Budget
Tradespeople and small construction businesses have emerged as key winners in a Budget which also delivers a strong infrastructure spend and a plausible path to surplus.
Joe Hockey Approves Sale of John Holland to Chinese
China Communications Construction Company subsidiary CCCC International last December made a bid of around $1.15 billion to buy engineering construction firm John Holland from Spanish-controlled Australian-listed...
Hockey Orders Sale of $39m Sydney Home
A foreign investor has 90 days to sell a $39 million mansion in Sydney's eastern suburbs after it was found to have been illegally held under...
States will find Infrastructure Program Hard to Resist
Treasurer Joe Hockey says the states and territories would be mad to pass up on an offer he's about to make to get them on board...
Building Thuggery Drag on Growth: Hockey
Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey has lashed out at thuggery in the construction industry, calling it a drag on productivity and economic growth.