Chinese Tourists in Australia

We’ve released a summary of our briefing note ‘China Touch-Point’ with our compliments. Also, our Significant Investor Visa/ Chinese in Australia lunch 3 May has attracted strong interest with 7 tables already booked. Arowana International is the...

Significant Investor Visa News

The latest Significant Investor Visa (SIV) statistics show 41 approvals per month, equating to nearly 500 per year. On a positive trend, there were 239 new SIV applications lodged in the 7 months to 31 January 2017.  This equates to 34 a month, or 409 per year if...

Curated Aus-China news

The Chinese love affair with Australia continued in 2016 with direct investment into Australia surging 56% to A$4.8b. Investment mainly flowed into Australian real estate, leasing and commercial services and transportation, according to China’s Ministry of Commerce....

Outlook for Chinese investment in Australian property

China Capital Controls.  Will settlement risks now start to bite?  Alternative facts, FIRB crackdown. Limitations on transferring money out of China escalated sharply on 30 December 2016 when new rules impacting individuals and corporations were issued by the Chinese...