Contracts awarded for $55m housing program

The Department of Communities has awarded four contracts as part of a new support program for Aboriginal housing and public housing clients.

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High-level support for Woodside on LNG

Angels are invested in outcomes

Greg Riebe and the Perth Angels have been working for the past decade to grow the angel investment sector in WA.

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$145m decline in house values WA has the highest proportion of properties selling at a loss anywhere in the country, with homes losing up to $115,000 on their previous purchase price. The West

Perth to be painted red ahead of Manchester United arrival

The state government and Activate Perth announced a series of 'coloured activations' this morning, ahead of an upcoming 10-day visit from Manchester United Football Club.

Scott Jones appointed Navitas CEO

The son of Navitas founder Rod Jones has been appointed the company's chief executive while former Wesfarmers executive Colin Pavolich has been appointed chief financial officer.

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China: iron ore import prices too high

Carboni to leave AGWA amid amalgamation talks

The state government has announced two interim appointments to replace Stefano Carboni as chief executive and director of the Art Gallery of WA, amid reports it could amalgamate AGWA, WA Museum and the State Library of Western Australia.

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Senate delivers tax cut triumph

Lauren Elliott launches new production company

Business News 40under40 winner Lauren Elliott has announced the launch of Galactic Baby, a new production company based in Western Australia.

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Investors lurk for North West Shelf shake-up

Redspear and UK-based partner form new company

Aboriginal-owned Redspear Safety and UK-based Safehouse launched new business called Safespear on Tuesday night, a safety services company chaired by Redspear’s Barry McGuire.

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Thousands of jobs on line

Rachel Ward to head CinefestOZ jury

Rachel Ward has been announced as film prize jury chair for 2019’s CinefestOZ, to take place from August 28 to September 1.

Margaret River named top destination in Asia-Pacific

Lonely Planet has placed Margaret River ahead of Singapore, Fiji and Cambodia as its top destination in the Asia-Pacific region in 2019.

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Iron ore higher for longer

Perth migration firms to merge

Australian Migration and Citizenship Services has announced a merger with Easymigrate, forming one of Perth’s largest independent migration agencies.

BGC Residential fined $22,000

The state government has fined BGC Residential and nominated supervisor Thomas Edmund Starkey $22,000 and $10,000 for breaching building registration laws after roof defects were found in two Perth homes.

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Jobs stay as Doral buys mine

Perth business leaders raise thousands for CEO Sleepout

Crown Resorts’ Barry Felstead and ABN Group’s Andrew Roberts are among the top five fundraisers this year for Vinnie’s CEO Sleepout, raising more than $130,000 each to help break the cycle of homelessness.

State government announces millions in funding for Collie

Regional Development Minister Alannah MacTiernan announced the Collie Future investment prospectus this morning, touting millions of dollars in funding for the regional town.