Established in Germany, the global healthcare company Fresenius Kabi is establishing a A$47 million state-of-the-art pharmaceutical manufacturing and distribution centre in Victoria.
The University of Melbourne has been ranked second in the world for the quality of its education course in the latest QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) World University Rankings by Subject.
Australia has highlighted a boom in ICT within the Asia-Pacific region with the nation recording the third largest number of internet and tech deals across the world, according to latest DealBook Annual M&A and Investment Activity Review.
While organisers put the massive crowd at more than 550,000, Victoria Police estimate that up to half a million people packed the city's streets for Melbourne's second annual all-night cultural festival, known as White Night.
United Airlines will begin flying its Boeing 787-9 to Australia in October with the launch of a new direct Dreamliner service between Melbourne and Los Angeles LAX.
Employment in regional Victoria is the strongest of all the states over the three months to January, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).
Capital, the Australian arm of UK-based Hilco Capital has acquired Melbourne chocolatier Ernest Hillier Pty Ltd for A$11 million.
Global credit ratings agency Standard & Poor's has rated Australia's banking sector as one of the five safest in the world as profits soar and bad debts decline.
Melbourne is living up to its reputation as the convention and conference capital of Australia.
The Victorian Government has formed a series of partnerships designed to deliver an innovative show garden at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower show in London to generate tourism to Victoria.
The Victorian Government has launched the official countdown to the Cricket World Cup, to be co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand in a year's time.
French mustard brand, Maille, has opened its first Australian concept store in concept store in an affluent Victorian supermarket, Ritchie's, in Mt Eliza in the Mornington Peninsula on the outskirts of Melbourne.