Buses lined up on York Street in Sydney's CBD

NSW Government to invest $108m in new buses

DOUBLE decker buses will serve some of Sydney's busiest routes, and around 3,800 extra weekly services will be added as part of a $108 million investment in new buses in the 2016-17 NSW Budget, the NSW Government announced last week.

Artist's impression of Brisbane Metro on Victoria Bridge

Brisbane City Council unveils $3bn 2016-17 Budget

BRISBANE Lord Mayor Graham Quirk last week unveiled a $3 billion Budget for 2016-17 that invests $781.7 million into real action on traffic congestion, $539 million for a sustainable city and $223.7 million into public transport.

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  • Category: Queensland

Dwelling approvals increase by 3.0 per cent in April

FOLLOWING a revised increase of 2.9 per cent in March, the total number of new dwellings approved in April increased by 3.0 per cent, in seasonally adjusted terms, according to the latest figures released last week by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

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  • Category: Australia

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