Researchers in Victoria will benefit from a nation-wide A$101.8 million investment from the Australian Research Council (ARC). The ARC Linkage Projects scheme supports collaborative research projects between higher education researchers and partner organisations in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Funding to support the highest-quality researchers and projects is awarded through a rigorous competitive process.
Researchers at Victoria's Swinburne University of Technology have made a major development in optical science that could improve the speed and energy-efficiency of optical computing.
Victoria has strengthened its reputation as a planning and construction centre by forging a new infrastructure partnership at a Public Private Partnership (PPP) Workshop in Jakarta.
The Victorian Government has reopened a business office in Jakarta, to enable Indonesian businesses to establish new and productive relationships with Victoria.
Plans are underway in Melbourne for an ambitious new precinct bringing together experts and leaders across academia, industry and government to find solutions to the biggest sustainability challenges facing the world today.
Melbourne will welcome an exciting new budget accommodation option for its many visitors, with Australia's first pay-as-you-use Tune Hotel opening in November.
Melbourne has ranked second in the 2013 Quality of Life survey compiled by global design and lifestyle magazine, Monocle.
The Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy, Senator Stephen Conroy, today released an update to the federal Government's strategy for the national digital economy.
Melbourne's Swinburne University has signed partnership agreements with several leading universities in China.
Australia and India have signed an agreement to share information on competition policy.