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Friday November 16, 2018

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More Foreign Investors in Hockey’s Sights
Residential
Monday August 10 2015

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?
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...

Tradespeople Win in Construction Friendly Budget
Business
Wednesday May 13 2015

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
Business
Wednesday April 8 2015

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
Residential
Wednesday March 4 2015

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
Civil
Friday March 28 2014

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
Business
Thursday March 6 2014

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.

Government To Scrap Self-education Cap
Business
Thursday November 7 2013

Government To Scrap Self-education Cap

The Honourable Joe Hockey MP to permanently abolish the $2000 cap on tax deductions for self-education expenses.