The problem with repeatedly setting targets and missing them is painfully obvious to QBE chief executive John Neal.
By Richard Partington July 29 (Bloomberg) --
The Energy Brix brown coal power plant and briquette factory in the Latrobe Valley will be mothballed and the majority of its 37 workers made redundant.
Strong unofficial housing sector and consumer confidence data helped the Australian sharemarket finish ahead on Tuesday, despite some heavy losses in QBE Insurance and ALS Ltd as company reporting season continued with more disappointing news.
Zhu Junming likes numbers and Australia. There are more than 100 million people living in his home province of Guangdong who eat about 12 million tonnes of grains year.
Australia’s number three mobile phone carrier, Vodafone, made a pretty ambitious statement on Tuesday about its 4G coverage: that it would be as – or even more – extensive than that of Telstra in capital cities by the end of the calendar year and significantly ahead of Optus.
Singaporean Frasers Centrepoint has declared its $2.6 billion offer for Australand as its ''best and final'', in the absence of a higher, competing proposal.
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court overturned a corrupt conduct finding against Rams Home Loans founder John Kinghorn after he hid the involvement of Eddie Obeid and his family in an incredibly lucrative mining deal.
Australian iron ore miners have sought to variate crucial reference points that help to set contract prices for the bulk commodity, in a bid to temper China's push for lower prices.The benchmark iron ore price has been below $US100 per tonne for more than two months, and Chinese buyers have been unwilling to buy lower grade iron ore unless offered a discount of between 15 per cent and 20 per cent below the benchmark price.
Wingham Plaza Shopping Centre on the NSW mid north coast near Taree has been sold for $10.8 million.
A seal was found resting on rocks at Wallabi Point early Sunday morning. It entertained onlookers for quite ...
Korea Day commemorations at Club Taree
Pink Footy AFL day at Taree