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Green tea

Australia and China should build greater understanding

Monday, 9 November 2009

The relationship between Australia and China requires a focus on mutual understanding if it is to continue to yield benefits for both countries, according to experts at the In The Zone conference at The University of Western Australia.

Dr Philip Lowe

Asian financial strength augurs well for Australia

Monday, 9 November 2009

The Asian region had been largely insulated from the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) and would aggressively outperform other global economies in the medium term, financial experts at the inaugural In The Zone conference at The University of Western Australia said today.

Dr Bruce Robinson

Opportunity for Australia to play a leading role in disaster management

Monday, 9 November 2009

A leading international medical researcher has issued a challenge for Perth to develop a southern hemisphere version of the US-based Centre for Diseases Control and Prevention (CDC).

Rob Greenhalgh

UWA man wins work safety award

Monday, 9 November 2009

A staff member at The University of Western Australia has won one of only two individual awards in this year's Work Safety Awards Western Australia.

REV car

UWA showcases engineering research and innovation

Monday, 9 November 2009

Cutting-edge projects in areas such as bushfire prediction technology, a regenerative braking system for an electric car and waste-to-energy technology are just some of the displays at The University of Western Australia's Engineering Foundation Research and Innovation Showcase this Wednesday, November 11.

Australia working hard to build a strong regional community

Monday, 9 November 2009

Shifts in geostrategic influence would continue and provide Western Australia with increasing opportunities to partner with countries in the Asian zone, according to Senator Chris Evans, Federal Minister for Immigration and Citizenship.

Dr Michael Chaney

New world order requires global collaboration

Monday, 9 November 2009

Global collaboration and cooperation on a vast range of challenges throughout the Asian region is essential to the future prosperity of Australia and its northern neighbours, according to the Chancellor of The University of Western Australia, Dr Michael Chaney.

Foreign investment necessary for Australia's growth

Monday, 9 November 2009

The deputy managing director of Citic Pacific Limited has told a conference in Perth that Australia's foreign investment regulations are stringent and appear to cause confusion among investors.

Opportunity for Australia to play a leading role in disaster management

Monday, 9 November 2009

A leading international medical researcher has issued a challenge for Perth to develop a southern hemisphere version of the US-based Centre for Diseases Control and Prevention (CDC).

Students at UWA

German conference draws international interest

Friday, 6 November 2009

An international conference focused on the place and role of German language teaching and German studies in the global environment will be held at The University of Western Australia this month.