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JobKeeper legislation passes the House of Representatives

The Federal Government's landmark $1.3 billion JobKeeper stimulus package has been passed in the Lower House of Parliament. The Bill will now be handed to the Federal Senate where it is also likely to be passed. The JobKeeper legislation will guarantee around 6,000,000 Australians ...

JobKeeper legislation passes the House of Representatives
Alterra to develop 300ha WA avocado project
Alterra to develop 300ha WA avocado project

Shares in Perth-based agri-investor Alterra (ASX:1AG) rose by almost 17 per cent today after announcing plans to d...

Zip Co sales rise despite Covid-19 challenges
Zip Co sales rise despite Covid-19 challenges

With thousands of retail stores closed and job losses putting pressure on consumer spending, shares in buy-now-pay...

Treasury Wines mulls Penfolds spin-off
Treasury Wines mulls Penfolds spin-off

Australia's largest wine company Treasury Wine Estates Ltd (ASX:TWE) is considering spinning off its highly profi...

Neobank 86 400 raises $34m
Neobank 86 400 raises $34m

Australian smartbank 86 400 has only been active for seven months, but since its launch in September the company h...

Parliament to pass landmark JobKeeper legislation today
Parliament to pass landmark JobKeeper legislation today

The Federal House of Representatives is set to pass the Government's proposed $130 billion Job Keeper plan tod...

BOQ defers dividend, well capitalised for Covid-19
BOQ defers dividend, well capitalised for Covid-19

Bank of Queensland (ASX: BOQ) says it is well capitalised to manage the Covid-19 crisis as it defers its decision ...

Covid-19 call-out to reinvigorate manufacturing
Covid-19 call-out to reinvigorate manufacturing

There has been no shortage of inspiring stories of companies repurposing to produce vital goods for tackling the C...

Retailers welcome commercial leasing code
Retailers welcome commercial leasing code

The stakeholders whose impetus led to a commercial leasing code of conduct have applauded its adoption by federal,...

PM unveils mandatory commercial tenancies code
PM unveils mandatory commercial tenancies code

A mandatory commercial tenancies code, released today by the Federal Government, will be legislated and regulated ...

ABS survey shows big shift to deliveries and online
ABS survey shows big shift to deliveries and online

A survey from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) into the business impacts from Covid-19 has revealed ...

Malcolm Turnbull joins Myriota's $28 million funding round
Malcolm Turnbull joins Myriota's $28 million funding round

Satellite connectivity innovators Myriota have completed a $28 million Series B funding round backed by high-profi...

Bod Australia revenue surges 144 per cent
Bod Australia revenue surges 144 per cent

New prescriptions are driving growth for medicinal cannabis company Bod Australia (ASX: BDA) while a recent launch...

SCA Property to raise $300m for buying assets on the cheap
SCA Property to raise $300m for buying assets on the cheap

While several ASX-listed companies are raising money to stay afloat or build resilience against uncertainty, Shopp...

Victorian students to learn from home after Easter break
Victorian students to learn from home after Easter break

The Victorian Government has announced all government primary, secondary and special school students will move to ...

Queensland to send away foreign flagged cruise ships
Queensland to send away foreign flagged cruise ships

The Queensland Government has announced all foreign-flagged cruise ships will be banned from entering its waters b...

Mayfair 101 taken to court over allegedly misleading financial advertisements
Mayfair 101 taken to court over allegedly misleading financial advertisements

An Australian investment group has been taken to the Federal Court by the corporate watchdog over allegedly mislea...

Tabcorp stands down 700 staff as sport hiatus bites into betting
Tabcorp stands down 700 staff as sport hiatus bites into betting

Australia's largest gambling company Tabcorp (ASX: TAH) has taken a battering from the cancellation of major s...

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Alterra to develop 300ha WA avocado project
Alterra to develop 300ha WA avocado project

Shares in Perth-based agri-investor Alterra (ASX:1AG) rose by almost 17 per cent today after announcing plans to d...

Property

Real estate agents on notice for super advice
Real estate agents on notice for super advice

Australia's corporate regulator has promised to take action after real estate agents were found asking hard-do...

Opinion

The case for Endgame C: stop almost everything, restart when coronavirus is gone
The case for Endgame C: stop almost everything, restart when coronavirus is gone

  Nobody likes talking about the COVID-19 endgame, but we need to choose one. The appropriate interventio...

Leadership

A leader's guide to surviving coronavirus
A leader's guide to surviving coronavirus

As the coronavirus crisis sweeps the globe, I've had many people asking me: "Who would want to be a corpo...

Entrepreneurship

Malcolm Turnbull joins Myriota's $28 million funding round
Malcolm Turnbull joins Myriota's $28 million funding round

Satellite connectivity innovators Myriota have completed a $28 million Series B funding round backed by high-profi...

Technology

Data sold separately - why tech investments can fail before they start
Data sold separately - why tech investments can fail before they start

If you've ever bought a child a present only to see their joy shattered by the three little words "batter...

Mayfair 101 taken to court over allegedly misleading financial advertisements
Mayfair 101 taken to court over allegedly misleading financial advertisements

An Australian investment group has been taken to the Federal Court by the corporate watchdog over allegedly mislea...

Finance

Neobank 86 400 raises $34m
Neobank 86 400 raises $34m

Australian smartbank 86 400 has only been active for seven months, but since its launch in September the company h...

Marketing

Localsearch vows to help Australian businesses stay afloat amidst Covid-19 crisis
Localsearch vows to help Australian businesses stay afloat amidst Covid-19 crisis

A Coronavirus Savings Package aimed at assisting tens of thousands of Australian businesses affected by the COVID-...

Executive Lifestyle

Superyacht trial to commence at Brisbane's Kangaroo Point
Superyacht trial to commence at Brisbane's Kangaroo Point

Kangaroo Point on the Brisbane River could soon be a hub for the world's most luxurious superyachts if a gover...

Conference And Events

Entertainment and hospitality industry haemorrhaging
Entertainment and hospitality industry haemorrhaging

Blues Fest in Byron Bay, Vivid Sydney 2020, and a string of corporate conferences and events around the country ha...

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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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