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30 Aug 2017 (AFR) - HIA new home sales fall to four-year low in July: apartments drop 15.7pc from June

(30 August 2017, AFR, p7, by Michael Bleby)

‘New home sales fell to their lowest level in four years in July as apartment sales dropped almost 16 per cent, the Housing Industry Association said on Tuesday. 55 more words

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8 June 2017 (AFR) -Apartment building surge pushes construction index to two-year high

(8 June 2017, AFR, p37, by Michael Bleby)

‘A burst of apartment-building, along with growth in infrastructure work and commercial activity lifted a leading indicator of construction to its highest level in more than two years in May. 67 more words

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5 June 2017 (AFR) - New home sales show pick-up in April, but continue yearly decline: HIA

(5 June 2017, AFR, p34, by Michael Bleby)

‘A pick-up in new home sales in April failed to halt the bigger picture of a slowdown in the market, with total sales down 3.3 per cent from a year earlier. 47 more words

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Industrial Hemp 24th Annual Conference Announced

ASA, CSSA, and the University of Kentucky are pleased to announce a partnership with Hemp Industries Association (HIA) on their 24th Annual Conference in Lexington, Kentucky, September 9-11, 2017. 147 more words


Qatar airways and layover in Doha

In November 2016 Qatar airways started a new route between Doha and Helsinki, which opened up a completely new gateway from Finland to the East. This coincided with my plans of an exotic vacation around the end of the year. 1,499 more words


23 Jan 2017 (AFR) - New housing sales buck trend to bounce back, HIA says

(23 Janauary 2017, AFR, p31, by Michael Bleby)

‘Sales of detached houses and apartments picked up in November, showing the short-term housing construction outlook was healthy, the Housing Industry Association said. 43 more words

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Health and the Environment Belong in the Same Box: Why Health Impact Assessments Belong in Environmental Assessments

Perhaps because we mostly work inside boxes—hospitals, clinics, universities, and office buildings—it has taken the world’s health community far too long to realize that human health belongs in the same box as what we call “the environment.” 642 more words

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