The Victorian State Government has called for submissions to transform the Federation Square East site from a 'blot on the landscape' to an innovative mixed use precinct.
Autodesk , a US-based 3D design, engineering and entertainment software company, recently announced an investment in a corporate research and development (R&D) Centre of Excellence in Melbourne to design and develop simulation software for the global market.
More than A$36 million worth of investment in Docklands transport infrastructure has been given a green light by the Victorian Government and the City of Melbourne.
Australia's largest plastics and petrochemicals manufacturer, Qenos, has launched a A$195 million re-development securing hundreds of jobs and reinforcing Victoria's reputation as a leading manufacturing state.
Victoria's vibrant retail sector has received a strong vote of confidence with the opening of Hollister, a leading label of the global clothing brand Abercrombie & Fitch, opening its flagship Australian store at Westfield Doncaster.
Intelligent Transport Systems Australia will host the 23rd ITS World Congress in Melbourne in October 2016, reaffirming the city as a key global conference destination.
The powerhouse of Indian cinema, Amitabh Bachchan, will join Festival Ambassador, Vidya Balan, and other Indian film stars for this year's Indian Film Festival of Melbourne.
The Federal Government has released a further A$100 million in venture capital funding to encourage new start-up businesses.
A Malaysian University and a Victorian telecommunications company have come together to bring greater skills to the expanding broadband sector.