News archive from 7 November 2013

Carbon tax repeal will cut electricity prices immediately, Environment Minister Greg Hunt says

Carbon tax repeal will cut electricity prices immediately, Environment Minister Greg Hunt says

Environment Minister Greg Hunt says scrapping the carbon tax will bring down electricity prices "immediately", despite more warnings from business that it could take time.The Business Council of Australia (BCA) is the latest business group...

ABC News, 11:03 in Business
 
WA's China Business Council welcomes new Chinese Consul General

WA's China Business Council welcomes new Chinese Consul General

The head of Western Australia's China Business Council says he will discuss foreign investment with the new Chinese Consul General.Huang Qinguo has been appointed the new Chinese Consul General in Perth. He takes over from Madame Wang Yiner, who...

ABC News, 11:13 in Business
 

Mirvac purchases Harbourside shopping centre

Some redevelopment opportunities will arise, giving the group the chance to link tenants and operations with its existing buildings. Mirvac has been one of the most active players in the commercial property market this year, buying a portfolio of...

 

No post-election boost for Fairfax Media

Fairfax chief executive told shareholders at the company's annual meeting that overall revenues are down 6 per cent from the start of July compared to the same period last year. "The post-election advertising cycle is not proving to be robust and...

 

Twitter IPO priced at $US26 per share

Twitter sold 70 million shares at $US26 each, after offering them for $US23 to $US25, according to a person with knowledge of the matter who asked not to be identified as the information is still private. Goldman Sachs led the sale, working with...

 

Blockbuster to close all its US stores

Dish, which acquired the chain out of bankruptcy in April 2011, had already divested Blockbuster's international assets, including operations in the UK and Scandinavia. The company has been gradually shutting down the 1,700 stores it acquired....

 

Mirvac purchases Harbourside shopping centre

Some redevelopment opportunities will arise, giving the group the chance to link tenants and operations with its existing buildings. Mirvac has been one of the most active players in the commercial property market this year, buying a portfolio of...

 

No post-election boost for Fairfax Media

Fairfax chief executive told shareholders at the company's annual meeting that overall revenues are down 6 per cent from the start of July compared to the same period last year. "The post-election advertising cycle is not proving to be robust and...

 

Twitter IPO priced at $US26 per share

Twitter sold 70 million shares at $US26 each, after offering them for $US23 to $US25, according to a person with knowledge of the matter who asked not to be identified as the information is still private. Goldman Sachs led the sale, working with...

 

Blockbuster to close all its US stores

Dish, which acquired the chain out of bankruptcy in April 2011, had already divested Blockbuster's international assets, including operations in the UK and Scandinavia. The company has been gradually shutting down the 1,700 stores it acquired....

 

Mirvac purchases Harbourside shopping centre

Some redevelopment opportunities will arise, giving the group the chance to link tenants and operations with its existing buildings. Mirvac has been one of the most active players in the commercial property market this year, buying a portfolio of...

 

No post-election boost for Fairfax Media

Fairfax chief executive told shareholders at the company's annual meeting that overall revenues are down 6 per cent from the start of July compared to the same period last year. "The post-election advertising cycle is not proving to be robust and...

 

Twitter IPO priced at $US26 per share

Twitter sold 70 million shares at $US26 each, after offering them for $US23 to $US25, according to a person with knowledge of the matter who asked not to be identified as the information is still private. Goldman Sachs led the sale, working with...

 

Blockbuster to close all its US stores

Dish, which acquired the chain out of bankruptcy in April 2011, had already divested Blockbuster's international assets, including operations in the UK and Scandinavia. The company has been gradually shutting down the 1,700 stores it acquired....

 
Coalition's decision to scrap super payment for low-paid workers draws fire from Labor, industry groups

Coalition's decision to scrap super payment for low-paid workers draws fire from Labor, industry groups

The Government is continuing to come under fire for its decision to scrap a superannuation payment for low-paid workers, after announcing yesterday it would also abolish a proposed tax on super earnings for the better-off.The Opposition says the...

ABC News, 11:28 in Business
 
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