Fewer full-timers, but jobs rate improves
Australia’s jobless rate has made a slight improvement to 5.1 per cent, according to December employment figures.
Former ANZ boss John McFarlane has been named Westpac chairman-elect as the bank tries to recover from a money-laundering scandal.
Supermarket group Kaufland will abort its attempt to enter the Australian market and 200 employees have lost their jobs.
Santos Ltd posted a near 18 per cent rise in fourth-quarter production on Wednesday, benefiting from higher gas output from its Western Australia assets.
Amazon Flex is launching in Sydney and Melbourne, with the tech giant using gig workers to deliver packages in a somewhat similar manner to Uber Eats.
We have compiled a list of the five most valuable companies, after Google parent company Alphabet surpassed $US1 trillion in market capitalisation last week.
Australian consumer confidence has improved possibly due to rain, reasonable local data and the signing of the US-China phase one trade deal, ANZ research says
BHP reckons it is on track to meet expectations for its first half results.
The Australian Foundation Investment Company says its style isn’t to take any money off the table despite the records being set by the Australian share market.
NIB expects to earn $170 million this fiscal year, down from $200 million previously forecast, as the health insurer deals with a rise in claims.
Investors expected more from Kogan’s most recent trading update, and have pushed the share price down.
Australian digital bank Volt Bank has raised $70 million and is growing its staff to 200 as it prepares to open to the general public next month.
Hotel inventory management platform SiteMinder has finished a funding round that values the Sydney-based company at $1.1 billion.
ASX-listed buy now, pay later company Sezzle will get its California lending licence after agreeing to pay $450,000 in fines and refunds.
A 33-year-old Shepparton man has been identified as the victim of Monday’s fatal collision in Arcadia. The man, originally from NSW, was involved in the collision at the intersection of Euroa-Shepparton Rd and Karramomus Rd about 11 am...
A driver has died following a collision with a truck in Arcadia this morning.
The Hume Freeway is closed towards Melbourne, just outside of Wangaratta, due to a truck rollover. Emergency services are on site. Motorists are advised to detour at the Great Alpine road exit to get back on to the Hume Freeway. Northbound lanes...