Fantastic news from LaunchVic

Victoria will be the home of the only startup fund of funds in Australia. Israel’s startup nation was boosted by Yozma. NZ has NZVIF. Now Australia has the Victorian Startup Capital Fund.

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US Deaths in Iraq

Interesting statistics regardless of where you stand on the issue of the U.S. involvement in Iraq – here’s a sobering statistic: There has been a…

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Dubai or Not Dubai

The Economist has published an interesting report on the growing pains, opportunities and stories of an emerging global city – Dubai. It raises an interesting…

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Rail Nationalisation?

The Bracks Government today announced that it was buying back it’s lease with Pacific National to operate the Victorian country rail network. This nationalisation sets…

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A Bright Future Fund

Peter Costello – take a bow! In securing Melbourne as the headquarters of the Future Fund, the $140 Billion Investment Fund to be set up…

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Thumbs up for Benetton

Why should one of the world’s largest designer clothing companies bow down to some ill-considered and ignorant demand by some uneducated, reactionary extremist extremist organisation?…

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