Qantas' short-haul pilots have overwhelmingly rejected a wage offer that would have resulted in them forgoing 18 months of back pay, dealing a blow to management's bid to put in place a company-wide pay freeze.
In a dramatic turnaround the Australian sharemarket has posted a gain for October, led by the banks, and is now 3.4 per cent ahead for the year. The month began with shares spiralling towards a technical correction, having wiped out all the gains of 2014 in a September slump.
The Commonwealth Bank might have escaped a royal commission into its scandal-ridden financial planning division but its chairman David Turner will be called to address “concerns” in a public forum next year.
The latest survey of SMSFs from Multiport shows that for the June quarter, cash holdings in SMSFs reached a record low of 18.29 per cent.
Seven Group Holdings has extended a $165 million loan to Nexus Energy for two weeks as it continues to seek regulatory approval for the troubled takeover of the debt-laden oil and gas explorer.
Echo Entertainment Group chairman John O'Neill says the company has built a formidable joint venture team to take on James Packer's Crown Resorts in the bid to develop a $1 billion-plus casino and entertainment complex in Brisbane.
CLAIMS the sale of land at Kiama Hospital would result in it being “squandered for very minor financial ...
JAMBEROO Golf Club will join hundreds of other clubs across the country in throwing open its doors in ...