Science & Medical

Record amount to fund heart disease research

Heart Foundation
Embargoed to Monday 5 December 2016 Record amount to fund heart disease research The National Heart Foundation of Australia is pleased to announce the successful applicants for its 2017 research funding round. An unprecedented total of almost $17 million involving...
International

GroupM: 2017 Global Advertising To Reach $547B

GroupM
LONDON and NEW YORK Dec. 5 2016 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ -- -- Low GDP Growth and Other Factors Constrain Advertisers to do More with Less -- Advertisers Sustain Budgets in Face of Trump and Brexit Uncertainty -- Faster-growth markets and Digital Media...
Community & Environment

Commercial fisher cops big fine for gear interference

Department of Fisheries WA
An Albany commercial fisherman has been ordered to pay more than $17 000 for unlawful interference with another commercial operators fishing gear and fishing in closed waters. Fines plus a mandatory additional penalty and court costs totalling $17 720.81 were...
International

InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong Voted World's Leading Luxury Business Hotel

InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong
HONG KONG Dec. 5 2016 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ -- InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong has won the attention of the world elites at the World Travel Awards (WTA) Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2016 held in Maldives garnering the biggest recognition as World's...
News & Current Affairs

Dick Smith donates $1 million for Rotary to continue their work in Australia

Rotary
Dick Smith donates $1 million for Rotary to continue their work in Australia Well-known philanthropist Dick Smith has announced his donation of $1 million towards alleviating the suffering of Australians in need. Dick joins the likes of world-renowned philanthropist Bill...
Policy & Politics

CITIES WELCOME REVIEW OF CLIMATE POLICIES

Council of Capital City Lord Mayors
The Council of Capital City Lord Mayors today welcomed the Governments release of the terms of reference for its review into climate change policies. CCCLM Chair Katrina Fong Lim welcomed the announcement of the review. Australia is one of the...
International

Afini -- Introducing Asia's Luxury Destination Club

Afini
SINGAPORE Dec. 5 2016 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ -- Creating tailored luxury travel experiences for discerning members Afini is pleased to introduce a new definition of luxury travel through the launch of Asia's only luxury destination club. Based on the proven success of...
People & Society

A Victorian first for gender equality - putting media in the picture

Women's Health Victoria
A Victorian first for gender equality putting media in the picture MELBOURNE 5 December 2016 Womens Health Victoria congratulates the state government on the launch of Victorias first Gender Equality Strategy affirming Victorias national and international reputation as a leader...
Policy & Politics

Youth crime reforms must be balanced with rehabilitation focus

Victoria Legal Aid
Youth crime reforms must be balanced with rehabilitation focus Victoria Legal Aid has welcomed the State governments announcement that it will provide intensive bail supports and case management services for young offenders across Victoria while holding concerns that other proposals...
Business & Finance

Digital Disruption Changing Landscape Of Automotive Finance

ACA Research
The latest automotive industry research reveals how digital channels are changing the automotive finance customer journey. SYDNEY Australia December 5 2016 - 2016 looks to be another record year for the Australian automotive industry with new vehicle sales set to...
People & Society

Massage benefits their health - can so many Australian women be wrong?

Massage & Myotherapy Australia
Media release Massage benefits their health can so many Australian women be wrong? 05/12/16 New research by the Australian Research Centre in Complementary and Integrative Medicine (ARCCIM) University of Technology Sydney (UTS) has identified a close association between consultations with...