Fairfax Media stands to emerge with a controlling stake in a $200-million merger of its radio business with John Singleton’s Macquarie Radio Network.
Supermarket giant Coles has been ordered to pay $10 million in penalties for "serious, deliberate and repeated" misconduct towards suppliers that were in some cases in deep financial trouble.
Who's who in the Abbott government ministry.
Whitegoods and appliance company Fisher & Paykel has been fined $200,000 for telling customers they needed to buy an extended warranty to protect their product against repair costs, while putting the truth in fine print.
Spanish infrastructure group Ferrovial raised its full takeover offer for Transfield Services Ltd valuing it at A$1.03 billion ($838.7 million), the Australian company said on Monday.
Transfield Services, which has the contracts to run Australia's offshore immigration detention centres, has rejected the latest takeover approach from Spanish infrastructure giant Ferrovial.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has declared the repeal of the carbon tax as his biggest contribution for women in 2014.
Local shares are poised to extend their rally into the Christmas-shortened week as investors see at least temporary hope in the rebound in the price of oil.
At times such as the Martin Place siege and its tragic aftermath, it doesn't help to have been trained to think like an economist, to analyse the situation as coolly and rationally as possible, keeping your emotions in check.
Perhaps nowhere else in the global oil industry has the question of moving forward been as clouded by doubt as in the North Sea.