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Great for the State – Edition 9: Time & Place

The Indo-Pacific is undergoing profound development, and WA is positioning itself to contribute with our resources, food, education and as a destination.

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Boom brings mutual benefit

Boom brings mutual benefit 

Perth and Shanghai have developed dramatically in recent decades, and former premier Colin Barnett says a strong relationship between WA and China has enabled the state’s success.

Gearing up for Indo-Pacific’s bright minds

Gearing up for Indo-Pacific’s bright minds 

International education is a $1.9 billion industry for WA, and there are plenty of innovative ideas about how to build the sector.

Seven developments that built brand Perth

Seven developments that built brand Perth 

Free to read: Major recent investments and fresh ideas have added to WA’s traditional tourist attractions and natural beauty.

From ocean to plate, it’s favoured in Asia

From ocean to plate, it’s favoured in Asia 

Hard work, a lean supply chain and premium quality help make WA lobster a popular delicacy in China.

The benefits of close proximity

The benefits of close proximity 

WHEN the U.S Department of Defence wanted a trial of a new drug that could possibly benefit their soldiers in the field, they did a global search for somewhere that offered quality drug trials and had expert eye doctors and researchers. 

Western Australia – At the frontline of the Asian Century

Western Australia – At the frontline of the Asian Century 

The rise of Asia in the 21st century will be the biggest trade, investment, social and cultural opportunity for Western Australians.  We are fortunate to be the Australian state that is located closest geographically to Asia and in the same time zone with our largest trading partners.  

Is urban planning hearing the voice of the community?

Is urban planning hearing the voice of the community? 

Recently 800 residents from across the metropolitan area took part in RAC’s Urban Planning and Connected Communities survey, exploring how planning influences our daily lives.

UWA spearheads our 21st century focus on the Indian Ocean

UWA spearheads our 21st century focus on the Indian Ocean 

The great city of Perth has long been drained by having to focus its attention on the national capital and the eastern seaboard. And yet it sits at the fulcrum of the wider Indian Ocean Rim.