What Australians are surfing about on the net these days? Like the rest of the world, they were socialising via Facebook or enjoying the hottest clips posted on You Tube, according to a new study from Experian Hitwise.
Prime Minister John Key on Monday said the $6B figure related to proceeds of state-owned assets was to "our best estimates.
Air Australia Director Assured Staff of Sound Business Hours Before Air Carrier Placed Under Administration
The 300 employees of shuttered Air Australia were given assurances through email by the company's director, Michael James, that the business was sound hours before it was placed on administration.
More jobs in Australia continue to be axed as companies go into administration or shutter outlets. The latest jobs to be cut belong to employees of a tomato producer and steel manufacturer.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is seeking evidence from supplies of supermarket giants Coles and Woolworths to nail the two grocers on unfair competition charges.
To appease Alcoa workers in Geelong who may lose their jobs as the company reviews the viability of its Point Henry aluminium smelter facility, Alcoa has dangled a more than 100 per cent hike compensation package.