Government offers $500,000 loans to drought-hit farm businesses

The Federal Government will be offering loans of up to $500,000 to help small farmers affected by drought pay for operating expenses and refinance existing debt. Minister for Drought and Rural Finance David Littleproud says the new Regional Investment Corporation (RIC) loan ...

Government offers $500,000 loans to drought-hit farm businesses
Tourism body calls for positive campaign to counter $4.5 billion booking shortfall
Tourism body calls for positive campaign to counter $4.5 billion booking shortfall

Softened bookings from international tourists due to the bushfires could have an estimated $4.5 billion impact on ...

F45 Training files for US IPO
F45 Training files for US IPO

An Australian group workout class franchise that attracted an investment from Hollywood star Mark Wahlberg is now ...

Guzman y Gomez returns 'home' with launch in the US
Guzman y Gomez returns 'home' with launch in the US

Australian Tex-Mex restaurant chain Guzman y Gomez has launched its first ever restaurant in the United States. ...

Hotel SaaS SiteMinder joins unicorn club
Hotel SaaS SiteMinder joins unicorn club

The Australian tech scale-up scene is getting points on the board early this year after a recent equity raise lift...

Makeover for Brisbane industrial site post $26m sale
Makeover for Brisbane industrial site post $26m sale

A 16.22 hectare industrial property in the Brisbane suburb of Runcorn is set to be transformed into a mixed-use pr...

'LinkedIn for music' Jaxsta hits play on groundbreaking deal
'LinkedIn for music' Jaxsta hits play on groundbreaking deal

The volume has been turned up a few decibels for music-tech start up Jaxsta (ASX: JXT) after signing a commercial ...

Carly moves up a gear into New Zealand
Carly moves up a gear into New Zealand

Car subscription company Carly has inked a deal with listed automotive company Turners Automotive Group (ASX: TRA)...

Will online boost and lab-grown diamonds mean a glistening future for Michael Hill?
Will online boost and lab-grown diamonds mean a glistening future for Michael Hill?

Sales rose by 3.3 per cent for iconic jeweller Michael Hill International (ASX: MHJ) in the second quarter wh...

Jeanswest appoints voluntary administrators
Jeanswest appoints voluntary administrators

Classic Australian clothing retailer Jeanswest faces a possible restructure after voluntary administrators KPMG st...

Pegasus secures $28 million investment from US firm Accel-KKR
Pegasus secures $28 million investment from US firm Accel-KKR

Newcastle-based safety and competency tech company Pegasus has secured a $28 million capital injection from Silico...

Smoothie Bombs' 'cybersquatting' case is a lesson for every business owner
Smoothie Bombs' 'cybersquatting' case is a lesson for every business owner

In this modern era, having a good product and a strong sales plan in place is just one part of the equation for re...

Kangaroo Island Plantation Timbers hit again by bushfires
Kangaroo Island Plantation Timbers hit again by bushfires

The bushfires on Kangaroo Island, South Australia, which have ravaged a large swathe of the western part of the is...

Lease default kicks Gold Coast Innovation Hub out of the nest
Lease default kicks Gold Coast Innovation Hub out of the nest

Businesses involved with Gold Coast Innovation Hub have found themselves scrambling for space after one member def...

Former Guvera CEO banned from managing companies
Former Guvera CEO banned from managing companies

Darren Herft, the former CEO of music streaming platform Guvera, has been banned from managing corporations for a ...

Ailing Evans Dixon US property fund reports further woes
Ailing Evans Dixon US property fund reports further woes

Evans Dixon's (ASX ED1) US Masters Residential Property Fund (ASX: URF) has been on rocky ground of late, and ...

Thredbo resort back in business after bushfire closure
Thredbo resort back in business after bushfire closure

Event Hospitality & Entertainment (ASX: EVT) has reopened its summer operations at Thredbo after bushfires in ...

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Guzman y Gomez returns 'home' with launch in the US
Guzman y Gomez returns 'home' with launch in the US

Australian Tex-Mex restaurant chain Guzman y Gomez has launched its first ever restaurant in the United States. ...

Property

Makeover for Brisbane industrial site post $26m sale
Makeover for Brisbane industrial site post $26m sale

A 16.22 hectare industrial property in the Brisbane suburb of Runcorn is set to be transformed into a mixed-use pr...

Opinion

WeWork and the future of coworking spaces
WeWork and the future of coworking spaces

What does the future hold for coworking spaces in light of all the latest WeWork drama? Read on to find out. T...

Leadership

Mining magnate Andrew Forrest pledges $70 million to bushfire relief
Mining magnate Andrew Forrest pledges $70 million to bushfire relief

Billionaire Andrew Forrest (pictured) has pledged to donate $70 million toward the bushfire response and recovery ...

Entrepreneurship

Pegasus secures $28 million investment from US firm Accel-KKR
Pegasus secures $28 million investment from US firm Accel-KKR

Newcastle-based safety and competency tech company Pegasus has secured a $28 million capital injection from Silico...

Technology

'LinkedIn for music' Jaxsta hits play on groundbreaking deal
'LinkedIn for music' Jaxsta hits play on groundbreaking deal

The volume has been turned up a few decibels for music-tech start up Jaxsta (ASX: JXT) after signing a commercial ...

Smoothie Bombs' 'cybersquatting' case is a lesson for every business owner
Smoothie Bombs' 'cybersquatting' case is a lesson for every business owner

In this modern era, having a good product and a strong sales plan in place is just one part of the equation for re...

Finance

Zip Co to raise $60 million for global expansion and SME business
Zip Co to raise $60 million for global expansion and SME business

Buy-now-pay-later (BNPL) company Zip Co (ASX: Z1P) entered a trading halt this morning before announcing a $60 mil...

Marketing

Adapt or Die: Our 2020 Strategic Marketing Guide
Adapt or Die: Our 2020 Strategic Marketing Guide

With a new decade now upon us, I feel that it is the perfect time for a spot of reflection on the years behind and...

Executive Lifestyle

Photo Auction to take emerging Australian artists to the world
Photo Auction to take emerging Australian artists to the world

With its launch into Australia last November, Photo Auction hoped to add yet another market to its fast-growing fo...

Conference And Events

Tsitsipas, Djokovic and more to entertain Brisbane tennis fans at ATP Cup
Tsitsipas, Djokovic and more to entertain Brisbane tennis fans at ATP Cup

"It's the strongest list on paper that Brisbane tennis fans have ever seen," says Tennis Queensland ...

Video

From Zambrero stores to TV comedy: SS Group enters the media kitchen
From Zambrero stores to TV comedy: SS Group enters the media kitchen

"Don't put all your eggs in one basket." It's the mantra young entrepreneurs Scott and Shae ...

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