Thursday , 3 September 2015

Australia seeks to become the delicatessen of Asia

Australia seeks to become the delicatessen of Asia

SYDNEY: Australian farmers Rob and Jill Baker started growing native finger limes almost a decade ago. Today, top restaurants across Asia and Europe can’t get enough of the ...

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Qantas returns to full-year profit

Qantas returns to full-year profit

Australia’s national carrier Qantas reports a return to full-year profit and says it plans to buy eight Boeing Dreamliners. Read more here: BBC News – Business News As ...

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Virgin Australia to exit Phuket

Virgin Australia to exit Phuket

Virgin Australia will end flights from Perth to Phuket from February, saying the market was “just not big enough” to make the service viable. Read more here: Bangkok P ...

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Thailand bans commercial surrogacy for foreign parents

Thailand bans commercial surrogacy for foreign parents

Thai police display pictures of surrogate babies born to a Japanese man at the center of a surrogacy scandal last year. Pic: AP. A law that has just come into effect in Thailand n ...

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Australian academics say universities ‘dumbing down’ for foreign students

Australian academics say universities ‘dumbing down’ for foreign students

Image: Shutterstock. Discuss the subject of academic standards with the older generation of university academics and you will be told in no uncertain manner, that standards are de ...

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