Tag archive for ‘Melbourne’
Ilan Shavit On Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Australia: Museum Victoria to make new Children’s Gallery with biggest ever individual donation

Museum Victoria today announced a $1 million partnership with one of Australia’s largest private family foundations, Gandel Philanthropy, to develop the new play space for children. The partnership is More...

Eli Horn On Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

Emergence of Young Philanthropists in Australia Shows Profound Generational Shift

Driven by a desire to live meaningful lives and play a bigger role in society, a new generation of philanthropists in Australia is embracing charity. While their forebears frequently donated funds to art galleries, More...

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Jewish Business News On Friday, March 13th, 2015

Five Yeshiva Melbourne Senior Officials Resign over Child Sex Abuse

Two days after child sex abuse victims called for the resignations of senior staff from within the Orthodox Jewish Yeshivah community, four of its leaders have stood down. On Friday morning, Yeshivah Melbourne More...

Lilach Weissman On Sunday, February 1st, 2015

Royal Commission in Melbourne Investigates Sex Abuse Allegations in Jewish Community

  A Royal Commission in Melbourne will investigate sexual abuse charges in the Jewish community that have been the focus of a conspiracy of silence for many years, as reported by AU News. The alleged More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Study: Drinking before Bedtime Disrupts Sleep

  For individuals who drink before sleeping, alcohol initially acts as a sedative – marked by the delta frequency electroencephalogram (EEG) activity of Slow Wave Sleep (SWS) – but is later More...

Jewish Business News On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Australians More Likely to Perish in Freezing Winters than Squelching Summers

Australians are more likely to die during unseasonably cold winters than hotter than average summers, QUT research has found. Across the country severe winters that are colder and drier than normal are More...

Eli Horn On Monday, January 12th, 2015

Glencore’s Ivan Glasenberg Maneuvering to Create Mining Goliath

A multibillion-dollar merger between commodities conglomerate Glencore and mining giant Rio Tinto may take place this year as Glencore’s CEO is pushing for the deal, a report said. A Glencore-Rio tie-up More...

Noam Meir On Sunday, December 21st, 2014

The Smorgon Family Heirs Sell Melbourne Estate for More than $16 Million

The Smorgon family heirs Norman and Tania Smorgon have sold their Melbourne estate for $16.2 million. They unfortunately failed to break the record of $24 million for such a sale in the area as many had thought More...

Associated Press On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

Protectionist wins Melbourne Cup; 2 horses dead 

–   A big victory by German stallion Protectionist in the Melbourne Cup on Tuesday was overshadowed by the deaths of two horses after Australia’s richest horse race, including the favorite More...

Tibi Singer On Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Condé Nast Rates Johannesburg World’s Unfriendliest City

Though Johannesburg, South Africa, is “one of the most beautiful cities in the world, ” writes the luxurious travel guide Condé Nast, safety still remains a serious concern there, for tourists More...

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