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McGowan pressures BHP, Chevron 2019-10-18 03:15:37Premier Mark McGowan has firmly urged BHP and Chevron to reach agreements with Woodside Petroleum so the giant Browse and Scarborough gas projects can

ASX slides further as rate hike hopes dim 2019-10-18 03:12:34The Australian share market has fallen for a second day, with losses across the board as hopes dimmed for fourth cash rate cut.

Fortescue loses appeal over native title 2019-10-18 03:11:31Fortescue Metals Group has failed to overturn a native title ruling covering its Solomon iron ore mine in Western Australia's Pilbara region.

Fed govt backs Alinta-FMG power station 2019-10-18 03:09:13The use of renewable energy in the mining sector is being given a boost, with the federal government and Alinta Energy jointly funding a $200 million

Bishop calls for moderation on global trade 2019-10-18 03:04:18Former deputy prime minister Julie Bishop has urged Australia to act as a voice of moderation on international trade, criticising the US for exacerbat

Mark my words podcast 2019-10-18 02:19:10PODCAST: Mark Beyer and Dan Wilkie discuss the Biome tourism project, Pilbara power, high rise in South Perth, Pindan, Santos, Woodside and big gas pr

Few bright spots as house price woes linger 2019-10-18 01:40:28The Real Estate Institute of Western Australia’s latest data has confirmed the dire market for Perth’s homeowners, but Floreat, Karrinyup

Craft beer meets indigenous culture 2019-10-18 01:38:32A team of Western Australian entrepreneurs is preparing to launch a new brewery designed to create employment opportunities for Aboriginal people, wit

St Barbara shares drop on Gwalia downgrade 2019-10-17 23:41:55St Barbara was the biggest loser on ASX 200 this morning, after it lowered production guidance at its Gwalia gold mine in Western Australia.

Citic resolution a key for China 2019-10-17 23:30:45Continued Chinese investment into Western Australia could hinge on a fair outcome in the long-running dispute between CITIC Pacific and Clive Palmer'

Ammon loses final bid to close Raffles Hotel 2019-10-17 03:59:44The Supreme Court has rejected the final bid from Perth mining executive Derek Ammon to have the Raffles Hotel bar closed at night over noise complain

Agworld puts data at forefront of farming 2019-10-17 03:46:03A Perth business running a collaborative farm management system will chalk up 10 years as one of the world’s key players in agricultural softwar

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Dam collapse in Siberia kills at least 15 2019-10-19 17:15:58At least 15 gold miners are killed and 13 people are missing after a dam collapses, flooding an artisanal mining encampment in a remote part of Siberi

She was the 'Kim Kardashian of K-Pop' but 2019-10-19 14:00:22The K-Pop superstar's death has sparked a conversation about the country's high-pressure culture and the even higher expectations on the way women m

Boeing staff sent text messages about 'real fundamental 2019-10-19 03:15:59A former senior Boeing test pilot tells a co-worker that he unknowingly misled safety regulators about problems with a flight-control system that woul

Ancient bones reinterred after being dug up during 2019-10-19 02:41:54750-year-old Indigenous bones, discovered under a house on the New South Wales mid-north coast, are returned to the place where they were found.

Hewson slams Coalition climate plan, says PM's claim 2019-10-18 21:18:59The former Liberal leader takes aim at an "entrenched anti-climate sentiment" in the Coalition, telling a gathering of farmers that regenerative agr

Uluru tourism companies not worried about climb closure 2019-10-18 17:37:59As people flock to Uluru in their thousands to make the ascent while they still can, tour operators are finding new ways for people to enjoy the area

The charge for electric vehicles puts the shine 2019-10-18 17:23:29Nickel mining has been in the doldrums for years, but the ambition of global electric car makers has led to its value soaring in 2019.

Lithium mine expansion opens, as growth tipped to 2019-10-18 16:00:00Owners of the world's largest lithium mine predict production can top 2 million tonnes if expansion projects get the green light.

Is space a waste of time? The ethics 2019-10-18 15:30:00Space advocates spruik the human benefits but critics say it costs far too much. Ever since the moon landing, space has been seen as a "giant leap"

How the ocean floor is changing war strategy 2019-10-18 15:02:24Surprisingly little is known about the sea floor in great detail, prompting countries the world over to scour the seabed to see what they can find. Wi

The fight for your money on your phone 2019-10-18 02:32:46Australia's financial regulators have watched tech disruptors like Uber and Airbnb roll in and rip up the rule book. They're not going to let so-cal

Aboriginal group triumphs over billionaire Andrew Forrest as 2019-10-18 02:28:51Andrew Forrest's Fortescue Metals Group loses its bid to overturn a Federal Court ruling granting native title to the Yindjibarndi people over a huge

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Family lands dream design second time around New! 2019-10-20 09:12:02A FAMILY has been granted a second chance at its dream home after purchasing a one-off design in Leopold it considered building several years ago.

London insists UK leaving EU on Oct 31 New! 2019-10-20 09:12:02A defiant British government doubled down Sunday, insisting it would leave the European Union in 11 days’ time despite parliament forcing a relu

Shock price gains in Melbourne suburbs New! 2019-10-20 09:12:02Melbourne house prices have skyrocketed in just a few months, rapidly bouncing back from the downturn.

Trump backflips on G7 plan New! 2019-10-20 09:12:02US President Donald Trump announced Saturday night that his administration would no longer consider his personal resort in Doral, Florida to host the

Twin Creeks listing set to tee off New! 2019-10-20 09:12:02The largest and most expensive property in Luddenham’s Twin Creeks residential development has been listed for sale.

Save money on your next holiday New! 2019-10-20 09:12:02BOOKING flights and hotels can add up quickly, but with a few simple tips you can save big when organising your next holiday.

Couple’s cheeky auction tactic New! 2019-10-20 09:12:02A married couple tag teamed their way to victory at a Hawthorn East auction.

Hollywood living comes to Grasmere New! 2019-10-20 09:12:02A sprawling Hollywood-esque southwestern Sydney estate with 1200 sqm of combined living space has been listed for sale.

’Ridiculous’ taxes killing Aussie dream New! 2019-10-20 09:12:02The NSW government will need to cut excessive property taxes to prevent more home seekers from being shut-out of the housing market, real estate entre

Cathy Freeman’s old home tracks down buyer New! 2019-10-20 09:12:02The sale of Cathy Freeman’s former Kew home has crossed the finish line.

Typical Sydney reno $15k pricier than in other 2019-10-19 09:09:54Sydney’s previous property boom, current shortage of houses for sale and record low interest rates have all combined to fuel a surge in renovati

And then there was one house 2019-10-19 09:09:54There are nine properties for sale at the moment in Kirribilli, according to the realestate.com.au site.

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Qantas boss Joyce 'optimistic' new ultra-long haul routes New! 2019-10-20 09:05:00Qantas boss Alan Joyce says he is optimistic he will green-light the airline’s so-called “Project Sunrise” and start flying non-stop

Cat and mouse: What is Antony Catalano up New! 2019-10-20 09:00:00Once again, the regional media boss managed to emerge as a major disruption to a deal that on the surface seems to barely involve him.

BHP boss Andrew Mackenzie most outspoken CEO on New! 2019-10-20 09:00:00BHP's Andrew Mackenzie and Qantas' Alan Joyce are the two CEO's most closely associated with social issues.

WiseTech critic defiant on claims against $10bn tech New! 2019-10-20 09:00:00Short-selling hedge fund J Capital Research remains defiant about its claims that WiseTech has overstated its earnings despite a detailed rebuttal by

Banks no longer 'like god': Are we ready New! 2019-10-20 09:00:00Global players say Australians may be underestimating the path to open banking.

Myer facing less fiery AGM as proxy firms New! 2019-10-20 09:00:00Department store giant Myer may break its streak of strikes at its annual general meeting this year.

Nine, Deloitte sharpen pencils on Macquarie cost savings New! 2019-10-20 09:00:00Nine Entertainment Co has sent senior staff and consulting business Deloitte into the offices of 2GB-owner Macquarie Media to find $11 million in savi

Regional publishers win $9 million in federal grants New! 2019-10-20 09:00:00The Morrison government has handed 60 small and regional publishers across Australia $9 million to improve their websites, employ more journalists and

‘Wall of secrecy’: Former ACCC tsar says transparency New! 2019-10-20 09:00:00Average people are being forced to become whistleblowers, leaving them at risk of intimidation and financial loss, a former ACCC chair says.

Tapping into the market for not so natural New! 2019-10-20 09:00:00Eyelash growth serums are in demand in Australia as demand for 'natural' beauty grows but the products have attracted some controversy.

Seven wins revenue share in September amid tough New! 2019-10-20 09:00:00Seven West Media secured the biggest market share of revenue in September with 42 per cent of advertising spend, despite rival Nine Entertainment Co a

Investigation launched into marketing of clear teeth straighteners New! 2019-10-20 08:33:08The health regulator's criminal offences unit has launched an investigation into four clear teeth aligner companies after complaints from dental insi

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Johnson bakes fresh plan for sale of Gail's 2019-10-18 07:43:00The entrepreneur Luke Johnson is reviving plans for a sale of his Gail's Bakery chain months after his investment in Patisserie Valerie erupted into

Sainsbury's becomes first major supermarket to stop selling 2019-10-18 06:33:00Sainsbury's has become the first major British retailer to stop selling fireworks this year.

Renault shares slump after sales warning 2019-10-18 06:09:00Renault shares have slumped by more than 12% after a warning that its sales are likely to fall by up to 4% this year.

Manufacturers call for 'simple changes' to PM's Brexit 2019-10-18 05:05:00Manufacturers have called for "simple changes" to Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, voicing concerns about the future of "frictionless trade" with Eur

Holiday Inn owner InterContinental hit by Hong Kong 2019-10-18 03:41:00InterContinental Hotels Group has blamed continuing protests in Hong Kong for a fall in revenue per available room.

'Worrisome': China's economic growth slows to 27-year low 2019-10-18 02:02:00China's economic growth slowed to 6% year-on-year in the third quarter, amid a trade war with the US and fading demand at home and abroad.

US tariffs on Scotch whisky could put jobs 2019-10-18 01:22:00Sales of Scottish whisky could drop by 20% within a year due to new tariffs placed on exports to the US, it has been claimed.

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IMF chief urges MPs to back new Brexit 2019-10-17 11:45:00The managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has welcomed the new draft deal on Brexit, saying she "jumped" when she saw the news.

What's new about Boris Johnson's Brexit deal? 2019-10-17 07:17:00Boris Johnson declared that the controversial backstop was dead as a new deal was struck with the European Union on Brexit.

'12,000' Asda staff face sack in bitter contract 2019-10-16 13:59:00Approximately 12,000 Asda workers are currently facing the sack next month for refusing to sign controversial new contracts, a source has told Sky New

Slowing global economy is biggest risk to Slack's 2019-10-16 12:05:00One of the big business themes for 2019 has been, as the year has progressed, the growing reluctance of investors to back tech and "new economy" com

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