Business

Thu 23 May 2019

Wesfarmers' $776m Kidman bid to go to vote

Wesfarmers' $776m Kidman bid to go to vote

Kidman Resources shareholders will vote on Wesfarmers' $776 million takeover offer in August after the companies entered into a scheme implementation deed.

Fonterra confirms closure of Victoria factory

Fonterra confirms closure of Victoria factory

Diary giant Fonterra has confirmed it is closing its factory in western Victoria, which employs 98 people.

Women work better in warmer offices

Women work better in warmer offices

Scientists have raised the stakes in the battle of the sexes over office airconditioning by discovering women’s brains work better at higher temperatures.

Tesla’s autopilot slammed as 'less competent than a human'

Tesla’s autopilot slammed as 'less competent than a human'

The American electric car maker has trumpeted that it is at the forefront of this new technology, but now an expert has said Tesla is showing what not to do.

Incredible zoom on Huawei ‘spy camera’

Incredible zoom on Huawei ‘spy camera’

Conspiracy theorists are claiming the real reason for the US ban on Huawei is the mind-boggling zoom of its mobile phones.

Wed 22 May 2019

‘House prices could fall 85 per cent’

‘House prices could fall 85 per cent’

MILLION-dollar house prices in some suburbs have “no reason to exist” and could be facing a wipe-out of up to 85 per cent, according to an expert.

Huge discounts still on Click Frenzy

Huge discounts still on Click Frenzy

Click Frenzy Mayhem is upon us again with offers of massive discounts, here’s a list of the items still available for a 99 per cent discount.

Man sacked after three days sick leave

Man sacked after three days sick leave

Cancer patient Chanintorn Siri took three days off work. Soon after, his bosses made the “extraordinarily heartless” decision to dismiss him.

How it all went wrong for Jamie Oliver

How it all went wrong for Jamie Oliver

Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver is worth about $260m and lives in a $17m property but he could do nothing to stop his restaurant empire from collapsing.

Coke brings back biggest ‘flop’

Coke brings back biggest ‘flop’

Stranger Things have happened. Coca-Cola is reviving its biggest failure — New Coke — in a new limited range of the drink.

Super fast, six camera Samsung S10 5G in Australia

Super fast, six camera Samsung S10 5G in Australia

SAMSUNG’S new 5G phone, which features six cameras, a bigger battery and a larger screen will be available in Australia from May 28.

Oliver's restaurant empire collapses

Oliver's restaurant empire collapses

Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has issued an emotional statement after his restaurant chain collapsed into administration, putting at least 1300 jobs at risk.

Tue 21 May 2019

Aussies given green light to borrow more

Aussies given green light to borrow more

PEOPLE planning to take out a new home loan could soon be able to borrow even more cash, with a controversial rule set to be scrapped.

Clive Palmer a no-show in court

Clive Palmer a no-show in court

BIG-spending election loser Clive Palmer was absent from court as his lawyers were lambasted by a judge overseeing Queensland Nickel’s liquidation trial.

ScoMo set to let down 10 million already

ScoMo set to let down 10 million already

HE'S only just been re-elected but the Prime Minister may have to break his first election promise already, disappointing millions of Aussies.

Huawei denies Aussie phones will be killed by US decision

Huawei denies Aussie phones will be killed by US decision

HUAWEI denies customers will be impacted by the potential loss of access to new apps.

Huawei’s bold plan to win back dominance

Huawei’s bold plan to win back dominance

MILLIONS of smartphone users have been dragged into the global trade war and popular devices could soon look very different.

Business as usual for Noosa's famous Boathouse

Business as usual for Noosa's famous Boathouse

Despite media reports, the Noosa Boathouse and Boathouse Marina leasehold has been sold, not the Noosa Boathouse restaurant.

Mon 20 May 2019

The app that will change your life

The app that will change your life

A new app brings simple solution to one of life’s most stressful situations and promises to benefit all users and give you more time to do what you want.

Britney banned from having an iPhone

Britney banned from having an iPhone

BRITNEY Spears desperately wants an iPhone but her parents won’t let her as they’re concerned it will impact her mental health.

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