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Live export ban exemption refused for livestock vessel Al Kuwait

The Australian Department of Agriculture has refused to grant an exception for Rural Export and Trading (WA) to export live sheep to the Middle East. The livestock vessel Al Kuwait, currently docked in Fremantle, has been unable to depart Australia before 1 June as planned after 19 crew me...

Live export ban exemption refused for livestock vessel Al Kuwait
Live export ban exemption refused for livestock vessel Al Kuwait
Live export ban exemption refused for livestock vessel Al Kuwait

The Australian Department of Agriculture has refused to grant an exception for Rural Export and Trading (WA) to ex...

Alliance Airlines to run four weekly flights to the Whitsundays
Alliance Airlines to run four weekly flights to the Whitsundays

The Whitsundays tourism industry received a boost today after the Queensland Government announced it would support...

Telco industry failing small businesses, says Ombudsman
Telco industry failing small businesses, says Ombudsman

Problems with telecommunications services are costing many Australian small businesses time and money, according t...

FBR bricklaying robot speeds up 300 per cent
FBR bricklaying robot speeds up 300 per cent

Robotic technology company FBR (ASX: FBR) has today announced a major milestone in the commercialisation journey o...

Keybridge hits Wilson with lawsuit, Catalano offers to buy shares back at a premium
Keybridge hits Wilson with lawsuit, Catalano offers to buy shares back at a premium

Investment firm Keybridge Capital (ASX: KBC), led by notorious corporate raider Nicholas Bolton, has launched lega...

Cyrus and Bain make final cut for Virgin Australia shortlist
Cyrus and Bain make final cut for Virgin Australia shortlist

Administrators handling the sale of paralysed airline Virgin Australia (ASX: VAH) have narrowed the shortlist down...

Federal Government to inject an extra $66 million into COVID-19 research
Federal Government to inject an extra $66 million into COVID-19 research

Australian universities and medical research institutions will receive $66 million from the Federal Government for...

Zip Co bets the house on US fintech QuadPay
Zip Co bets the house on US fintech QuadPay

Buy-now-pay-later giant Zip Co (ASX: Z1P) has today announced its boldest move to date after entering a deal to sa...

Victoria's startup sector to drive post-pandemic economic growth
Victoria's startup sector to drive post-pandemic economic growth

A new report from Deloitte Access Economics has found the Victorian startup sector has the potential to play a maj...

ANZ sells UDC Finance to Shinsei Bank for $705m
ANZ sells UDC Finance to Shinsei Bank for $705m

ANZ (ASX: ANZ) continues its sell-off of non-core businesses today with the sale of New Zealand-based asset financ...

eToro's commission-free stock offering to attract a new generation of Australian investors
eToro's commission-free stock offering to attract a new generation of Australian investors

Earlier this month eToro launched its commission-free stock offering into Australia, giving users of the investmen...

Iress to raise $170 million for OneVue acquisition
Iress to raise $170 million for OneVue acquisition

Listed fintech Iress (ASX: IRE) will raise $170 million to strengthen its balance sheet and fund a proposed acquis...

Smiles Inclusive cash flow statement missed the mark by $1.1 million
Smiles Inclusive cash flow statement missed the mark by $1.1 million

The situation at Smiles Inclusive (ASX: SIL) has gone from bad to worse, with an amended quarterly cash flow state...

An extra $3.5 billion injected into Western Sydney Airport metro project
An extra $3.5 billion injected into Western Sydney Airport metro project

The Federal Government will go 50/50 with the NSW State Government in a $3.5 billion investment into the Western Sy...

Mesoblast emboldened by lung disease treatment results
Mesoblast emboldened by lung disease treatment results

Melbourne-based regenerative medicine company Mesoblast (ASX: MSB) has released positive results for the treatment...

QLD, SA, NSW and VIC ease COVID-19 restrictions further today
QLD, SA, NSW and VIC ease COVID-19 restrictions further today

Queensland has brought forward the easing of COVID-19 restrictions to today as citizens in NSW, VIC and SA also wa...

Vicinity Centres to raise $1.4 billion as asset values downgraded
Vicinity Centres to raise $1.4 billion as asset values downgraded

With shares up 78 per cent on nine-year lows after the COVID-19 pandemic struck, shopping centre owner-operator Vi...

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Cyrus and Bain make final cut for Virgin Australia shortlist
Cyrus and Bain make final cut for Virgin Australia shortlist

Administrators handling the sale of paralysed airline Virgin Australia (ASX: VAH) have narrowed the shortlist down...

Property

HIA forecasts new home building to fall in half
HIA forecasts new home building to fall in half

A recent national report from the Housing Industry Association (HIA) forecasts half a million jobs in the con...

Opinion

Can't resist splurging on online shopping? Here's why
Can't resist splurging on online shopping? Here's why

The demand for online shopping has obviously increased since COVID-19 restrictions were put in place. But less...

Leadership

'Leadership is learnable', says doctor on the COVID-19 frontline
'Leadership is learnable', says doctor on the COVID-19 frontline

There are few places right now where leadership and risk management are as paramount as in a hospital, especially ...

Entrepreneurship

Integrity Food Co to launch vegan range as sales skyrocket
Integrity Food Co to launch vegan range as sales skyrocket

The COVID-19 pandemic has thrown many businesses out of whack. Disruption to supply chains, bricks-and-mortar ...

Technology

Telco industry failing small businesses, says Ombudsman
Telco industry failing small businesses, says Ombudsman

Problems with telecommunications services are costing many Australian small businesses time and money, according t...

Live export ban exemption refused for livestock vessel Al Kuwait
Live export ban exemption refused for livestock vessel Al Kuwait

The Australian Department of Agriculture has refused to grant an exception for Rural Export and Trading (WA) to ex...

Finance

Receivers appointed for Mayfair 101 fund
Receivers appointed for Mayfair 101 fund

With a Dunk Island redevelopment project in limbo and pressures from the corporate watchdog over allegedly mislead...

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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