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  1. Cubic Awarded Over US$700 Million Contract to Continue Service to UK CapitalRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    The terms of the contract, which are denoted in pounds sterling, are for seven years with a value of over $700 million.


  2. Addiction Medicine Specialist says pharmaceutical abuse is a growing problem in QueenslandRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Addressing the 2014 Australian Winter School Conference in Brisbane in late July, Dr Rowan said the increased prevalence of chronic pain and growing use of prescription and over-the-counter painkillers is contributing to higher rates of addiction and substance dependency.


  3. Massive coal mine won't affect Great Barrier Reef: HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | ABC News

    Environment Minister Greg Hunt has hit back at criticism of his approval for Australia's largest coal mine, insisting it will not have a big impact on the Great Barrier Reef.


  4. Cubic Awarded Over $8 Million Contract for Washington Metro SmarTripA Sale and Reload DevicesRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    July 28, 2014 - Cubic Transportation Systems , a leading integrator of information technology and payment systems and services for public transportation, has been awarded a contract for more than $8 million to convert existing paper magnetic farecard vending machines to sales and reload devices for SmarTripA , the contactless smart card for the ... (more)


  5. Cubic Awarded Over $8 Million Contract for Washington Metro SmarTrip Sale and Reload DevicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Cubic brought contactless technology to the region - in fact, it was the first contactless system for transit in the US.


  6. Paediatric palliative care by video consultation at home: a cost minimisation analysisRead the original story

    Yesterday | BioMed Central

    In the vast state of Queensland, Australia, access to specialist paediatric services are only available in the capital city of Brisbane, and are limited in regional and remote locations.


  7. The elaborate security plan being hatched ahead of President...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Barack Obama could be considering a private helicopter ride to his hotel after arriving in Brisbane for the G20 world summit American President Barack Obama is expected to have the highest of security measures in place for his arrival at the G20 world summit in November, including a helicopter entourage ready to escort him from the airport.


  8. China's investment in Australian tourism set to surgeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    The number of Chinese tourists visiting Australia, around 700,000 last year, is expected to double over the next six years, leading to a surge in Chinese investment in the local tourism industry.


  9. Cash bequest boosts region's arthritis knowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    A bequest from a Bundaberg family means locals suffering from arthritis will soon have the latest information on managing the debilitating disease.


  10. Work begins on $800,000 dinosaur museum in outback townRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | ABC News

    The facility is being built at Eromanga, which prides itself on being the Queensland town furthest from the sea, about 1,000 kilometres west of Brisbane.


  11. Hot exhibit highlights Queensland architectureRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | PressReleasePoint

    Innovative teaching and research technologies are bringing mid-20th Century sub-tropical architecture to life at the State Library of Queensland.


  12. Mr Fluffy employee had 'no idea' asbestos insulation was dangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Canberra Times

    David Laughlan was Dirk Jansen's first employee when the man now known as "Mr Fluffy" had the idea of spraying asbestos into people's roof spaces as insulation.


  13. Trainer David Pfieffer shows the way for racing's generation nextRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Age

    Armed with the numbers to prove his point and with horses competing more than 2000 kilometres apart on Saturday, David Pfieffer makes a pretty compelling case for backing a young trainer.


  14. Young Tigers to get taste of NEAFL before season's endRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Queanbeyan Age

    WITH just five rounds left to go in the NEAFL competition, Queanbeyan Tigers co-coach Josh Bryce says lots of young blood will be injected to the side and recruiting options would still be looked at.


  15. Ramada resort to open at Kooralbyn in Queensland.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | 4 Hoteliers

    Wyndham Hotel Group continues to expand its presence in Australia with the signing of a franchise agreement for the 110-room Ramada Kooralbyn Resort, located in the Gold Coast hinterland of Queensland, Australia.


  16. Veterans miss out on Anzac Day long weekendRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Townsville Bulletin

    A TOWNSVILLE veterans organisation will step up the fight against a State government legislation that denies Queenslanders the right to an extra public holiday for Anzac Day next year.


  17. Virgin axes Melbourne to LA routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Age

    Virgin Australia will increase flights from Brisbane to Los Angeles to a daily service and abandon its Melbourne-Los Angeles flights as rival United Airlines enters the latter route in October.


  18. MH17: Officials gather in Brisbane to sign condolence book, pay respects to crash victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | ABC News

    Queensland Premier Campbell Newman met with officials from the Netherlands, Belgium, Britain and the Philippines at the executive building to add the first signatures to the book.


  19. 'We couldn't paddle against it'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Independent.ie

    A FRIEND who survived a surfing accident that has seen a young Irishman lost at sea in Australia has said he is still in shock.


  20. Family prays as rough conditions hinder search for missing surferRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Independent.ie

    The search for Stuart Butler is due to resume at first light local time today, the fourth day of searching.