Winter weather hits auction activity
Australia’s auction clearance rate dropped to 55.8 per cent last week, from 69.4 per cent over the same period last year, according to CoreLogic.
Chinese consumers will be eating Australian nut producer Select Harvests’ nut and seed mixes after it signed a distribution deal with PepsiCo China.
Keytone Dairy plans to increase production and China exports with the $15 million raised ahead of a planned float on the Australian share market.
Australian sheep farmers believe high wool prices will continue for years to come with prices hovering around $20 a kilo, up 31 per cent from a year ago.
AMP is the latest lender to impose out-of-cycle mortgage rate hikes in a move that could put further pressure on the housing market.
In the first regulatory fallout from the Cambridge Analytica scandal, British authorities have fined Facebook STG500,000, saying the company broke the law.
APRA says its crackdown on risky mortgage lending is largely complete, as lenders’ higher rates also help cool the housing market.
ASIC has banned a former National Australia Bank branch manager for seven years for committing loan fraud in order to generate commissions.
The number of home loan approvals rose in May, beating market expectations, the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics housing finance figures show.
Village Roadshow’s directors and bosses have agreed to a 25 per cent cut in feeds and pay as the group writes down the value of its Gold Coast theme parks.
YouTube says it will make ‘authoritative’ news sources more prominent in an attempt to counter the spread of fake videos and news.
The majority of Yancoal’s 205 staff at its Austar underground coal mine have been redeployed to three mines as the group awaits a decision on its reopening.
James Packer has quit the board of his family business, Consolidated Press Holdings, due to personal reasons, four months after resigning from Crown Resorts.
James Packer has stepped down from the board of private family company Consolidated Press Holdings, just four months after quitting the board of casinos operator Crown Resorts. A CPH spokesperson says Mr Packer left the CPH board within the last...
A dramatic police chase came to a screeching halt in Tallygaroopna this afternoon, leaving locals stunned and grateful no-one was injured. The hour long chase reportedly reached speeds of nearly 200 kph as seven police pursuit vehicles attempted to...
AN EIGHT-year-old boy and his grandfather suffered cuts and a family was left shocked after a flying piece of scrap metal smashed into both of their cars. A Cobram family of four was in their 4WD heading towards Moama on the Cobb Hwy near Milgate Rd...