Building approvals climbed 19.9% in Feb
Home building approvals climbed by 19.9 per cent in February but the coronavirus pandemic is set to take a toll on the building industry.
Asahi’’s $16 billion purchase of Carlton & United Breweries from AB Indev has been given the green light from the competition watchdog.
Transurban’s average daily traffic figures for March show an accelerating decline in cars travelling on its Sydney, Melbourne, and Brisbane toll roads.
Fuel prices are expected to fall below $1 per litre across the country in two to three weeks due to the impact of the coronavirus outbreak.
Kathmandu Holdings will raise $NZ207 million in capital amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The Star casino, early childhood education company G8 Education and construction engineering company SRG Global
Wesfarmers will fend off coronavirus uncertainty with a $130 million pre-tax profit from selling its 5.2 per cent holding in supermarket Coles.
Investment house W. H. Soul Pattinson says its regular profit after tax dropped 33 per cent to $124.7 million, but it has managed to increase its dividend.
Solomon Lew says Premier Investments will not pay rent during a virus-necessitated shutdown of its stores as thousands of retailers across the nation shed jobs.
The ACCC has determined Bauer Media’s proposed merger with Pacific Magazines was unlikely to substantially lessen competition in relevant markets.
A total 6,000 Flight Centre support and sales roles across the globe will either be stood down or, in some instances, become redundant.
Brickworks first-half statutory net profit after tax drops by 49 per cent to $58 million in the wake of the coronavirus.
More than 1,000 Virgin Australia workers will likely be made redundant from the 8,000 asked to stand down from their jobs.
AMP says it is on track to complete the sale of its wealth protection unit in June despite disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Greater Shepparton has its first confirmed case of COVID-19, the state government has said in a statement today. The News understands the person was tested at Goulburn Valley Health. Another person has tested positive for the virus in Gannawarr...
Greater Shepparton has its second confirmed case of COVID-19, the state government has said in a statement today. Goulburn Valley Health have confirmed that a second person who tested positive for COVID-19 recently returned from overseas.
Greater Shepparton has reported a third confirmed case of COVID-19.