Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:39:14 GMTA survey released on Friday by consumer advocacy group Choice found passengers rated Jetstar lowest or equal lowest in six of nine categories.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:43:15 GMTStrong demand for respiratory face masks and machines, and contributions from its US software unit has helped ResMed lift revenue 13 per cent.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:06:14 GMTWagering firm Tatts Group has rejected a revised $6 billion offer by private equity group Pacific Consortium and declines to provide it due diligence access.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 21:27:11 GMTStocks of interest on the Australian share market
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:22:11 GMTWeaker oil prices and soft leads from Wall Street's Dow Jones and S&P500 prompt the Australian share market to open lower.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:20:03 GMT
(image)Australia's first female Muslim federal MP Anne Aly has fallen victim to fake news after an unsubstantiated story about her "refusal" to lay a wreath on Anzac Day appeared on a Facebook post.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:21:02 GMT
(image)A leafy street in Sydney's Burwood has been listed by China's feared corruption investigators as the possible residence of one of its 'most wanted' international fugitives.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:41:04 GMT
(image)An Australian initiative which seeks to combat food wastage and feed those in need has opened its doors in Sydney.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:23:02 GMT
(image)Sleaze, assault and even threats of rape are all on the menu for young women who work in hospitality.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:34:02 GMT
(image)The politician who was sacked over the tear-gassing of Northern Territory boys in youth jail says he was the victim of a unbalanced "hatchet job" by the ABC.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:35:05 GMT
(image)Australian Olympics Committee president John Coates has broken his silence and apologised for the comments he made in a leaked email, where he said a female staff member with cancer should "get out in the real world", because he was not running a "sheltered workshop".
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 06:49:14 GMTBlackmores says sales in the first nine months of the financial year are lower than a year ago, but have been improving through the year.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 06:47:16 GMTTen Network has heavy hitting shareholders and Logie-winning programs but earnings remain under pressure
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 06:16:13 GMTEconomists believe the Turnbull government will soon end Australian politics' decades-old damning of debt in any form and move to fund critical infrastructure.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:47:06 GMT
(image)The suspect behind 591 bomb hoaxes sent to Australian schools has been revealed as an Israeli-American teenager.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 03:31:13 GMTTakeover target Spotless Group says its expectations for underlying profit in the next financial year are not reflected in current broker forecasts.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:48:13 GMTThe gas industry has criticised the federal government's export restrictions for liquefied natural gas, while Santos shares have slumped.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 01:40:13 GMTThe Australian Bureau of Statistics has released the official trade price indexes for the March quarter.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:47:13 GMTWesfarmers expects full-year coking coal sales volumes to be at the lower end of its guidance range because of Cyclone Debbie's impact in Queensland.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:04:13 GMTSnapshot of Wesfarmers retail businesses total sales for the March quarter.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:51:16 GMTSouth 32 has cut full-year production targets for several commodities after disruptions at its South Africa and Western Australia operations.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 06:35:09 GMT
(image)Rising energy prices drive a huge surge of consumers and businesses installing solar panels.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:08:13 GMTThe pace of sales growth at Coles continues to slow, a sign it may be losing customers to rivals Woolworths and Aldi.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 01:53:13 GMTGold miner Newcrest expects to hit its full-year guidance despite a drop in March quarter output and a likely disruption of several months at its biggest mine.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:59:13 GMTGold miner Northern Star has lifted output to 132,558 ounces of gold in the March quarter and expects to comfortably achieve its full-year guidance.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 02:10:11 GMTStocks of interest on the Australian share market
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:19:11 GMTThe share market has gained ground for a fifth straight session, with investors continuing to buy financial stocks.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:00:15 GMTTen Network's future looks bleak as management seek to improve the broadcaster's earnings performance to secure new funding of $250 million.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:00:03 GMT
(image)Seventy-eight per cent of people believe Australia has a problem with excess drinking, a poll has found.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:25:05 GMT
(image)"It's hard enough for people, and this kind of comment just makes it harder," says Paralympics chief executive.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:35:07 GMT
(image)Man who used to run the NT's prison system appears at royal commission into children in detention.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 06:58:13 GMTSome of the key moments for theme park owner Ardent Leisure during Deborah Thomas' two years as CEO.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 03:04:02 GMT
(image)The findings highlight the importance of keeping humpback "nursery" waters as quiet as possible, scientists say.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 06:06:04 GMT
(image)Australian Olympic chief John Coates urged a female staff member to "get out in the real world," because he was not running a "sheltered workshop," internal emails from the embattled organisation have revealed.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 02:59:15 GMTConsumer prices rose 0.5 per cent in the March quarter and 2.1 per cent annually, putting consumer price rises in line with the Reserve Bank's forecasts.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:27:13 GMTDreamworld owner Ardent Leisure has announced the surprise end of CEO Deborah Thomas's brief tenure.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:44:13 GMTRail freight operator Aurizon says coal haulage volumes in Queensland were down five per cent in the March quarter because of Cyclone Debbie.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 01:20:13 GMTLow wage growth and rising global geopolitical risks are weighing heavily on consumer confidence, which has fallen for a second consecutive week, ANZ says.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 06:27:11 GMTStocks of interest on the Australian share market
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 02:09:15 GMTIndustrial action at the Escondida copper mine has forced BHP to cut its full-year production guidance but investors still seem reasonably happy.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:19:13 GMTInfant formula maker a2 Milk has upgraded its full year revenue forecast due to surprisingly strong sales in Australia and China.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:25:11 GMTThe share market has gained ground as investors catch up with overseas gains following the Anzac Day holiday.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:52:02 GMT
(image)Muslim activist and television host Yassmin Abdel-Magied has courted controversy with an Anzac Day Facebook post suggesting Australians should turn their attention to the suffering on Manus Island and Nauru, and in Syria and Palestine.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 15:37:06 GMT
(image)A 13-year-old boy is among four teenagers accused of bashing a taxi driver leaving him serious head injuries and two broken teeth.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:55:44 GMT
(image)The minimum wage for temporary work visa holders has not been revised to ensure it will keep up with inflation as part of federal government reforms to the visa system.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:03:13 GMTConsumer prices in the March quarter are expected to have lifted 0.6 per cent on the back of rising costs for petrol and for fruits and vegetables.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 15:50:02 GMT
(image)Twenty one research federally funded projects breached integrity standards in the past two years.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:35:07 GMT
(image)Terror threats have severely dampened enthusiasm for this year's ANZAC day proceedings at Gallipoli.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 03:02:13 GMTConsumer prices in the March quarter are expected to have lifted 0.6 per cent on the back of rising costs for petrol and for fruits and vegetables.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:28:13 GMTInvestors dumped Village Roadshow shares after the theme park operator warned of a 9.4 per cent decline in Gold Coast visitors.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:21:13 GMTDroneShield, an ASX-listed company that develops drone detection technology, says the military of a G7 country has bought its DroneGun.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 01:38:29 GMTThe number of auctions held in the capital cities in the week to April 23 more than tripled to 1,732, but the clearance rate slipped.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:23:13 GMTPacific Consortium says dividend payments to Tatts shareholders won't affect its $4.21-a-share offer should a transaction take longer than expected.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:25:13 GMTSpotless has rejected Downer EDI's takeover bid, arguing that it undervalues the company and is hostile and highly conditional.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:29:11 GMTStocks of interest on the Australian share market
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:05:11 GMTThe share market has finished Monday stronger with the financials leading the gains followed by energy and consumer stocks.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 14:04:14 GMTNSW remains solidly on top of the nation's economic performance rankings, according to CommSec's latest State of the States report.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 23:57:15 GMTAustralian investors will play the waiting game on major political and corporate news due this week, CommSec's chief economist says.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 22:03:13 GMTConsumer prices in the March quarter are likely to have lifted 0.6 per cent on the back of rising costs for petrol, fruits and vegetables and tobacco.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:09:02 GMT
(image)A Darwin couple spent 24 hours awaiting rescue in outback Western Australia after getting bogged in the Gibson Desert.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 14:15:15 GMT
(image)Doctors and the medical community need to take vaccination hesitancy seriously, or risk seeing immunisation rates fall, researchers have found.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 14:15:14 GMT
(image)A Melburnian who works as a North Korea tour guide has a fresh perspective on the hermit nation.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 14:15:00 GMT
(image)A court has rejected Lennie Meres' attempt to reduce his twin brother's share of their mother's estate.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 14:15:00 GMT
(image)The world's favourite ape whisperer has a stark warning for its thoughtless human overlords.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 08:39:07 GMT
(image)Amazon, well-known for its controversial labour practices and distrust of unions, faces a challenge in Australia
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 05:18:08 GMT
(image)There was tellingly little outcry from business groups as the government announced its 457 visa changes.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:00:34 GMT
(image)A week in photos from award winning Sydney Morning Herald photographers.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:56:09 GMT
(image)As he tried to revive surfer Laeticia Brouwer, Esperance community paramedic Paul Gaughan knew her shark bite injuries were dire
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:00:04 GMT
(image)Ban on metadata being used in family violence civil proceedings could have potentially "catastrophic" consequences.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:40:05 GMT
(image)The principal of the school inside Darwin's notorious juvenile detention centre went on Facebook to attack compensation payouts to four teenage detainees who had been tear-gassed during riots in the Darwin facility.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 05:41:18 GMT
(image)One Canberra teacher, who asked to remain anonymous, said a heavy workload left her feeling like she was "drowning".
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:34:02 GMT
(image)There are no plans for Australia to follow the UK's lead and require internet service providers to offer network-level filters that block children from viewing internet porn.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 03:53:13 GMTANZ is continuing its downsizing in Asia by selling its retail banking operation in Vietnam to the local arm of South Korea's Shinhan Financial Group.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 03:48:13 GMTCBA is lifting fixed investor and interest-only mortgage rates by up to half a percentage point, with owner-occupier principal and interest loans unchanged.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:54:17 GMTKogan.com has upgraded its full-year earnings outlook after stronger-than-expected trade in the three months to March 31.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 04:07:13 GMTBHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance will invest $US204 million for an overland conveyor system between two of its coal mines in Queensland's Bowen Basin.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:46:13 GMTMajor banks have updated protections for staff who flag suspicions of wrongdoing but the public remains cynical of their commitment to change, Ian McPhee says.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 03:19:15 GMTNiche social media network Tinybeans has made a timid arrival on the Australian share market after raising $6.5 million to fund its growth.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:49:13 GMTHong Kong's Cheung Kong Infrastructure has secured FIRB approval for its $7.5 billion acquisition of energy utility operator DUET Group.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:51:13 GMTSoft drinks maker Coca-Cola Amatil expects first-half underlying net profit to fall because of lower-than-expected sales at its Australian beverages business.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:46:17 GMTWoolworths will get on with selling its failed home improvement chain Masters' stores and sites after winning a dispute with US retailer Lowe's.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 02:05:23 GMTStocks of interest on the Australian share market
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:40:11 GMTA lift in the iron ore price and a positive lead from Wall Street has helped boost the Australian share market.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 22:11:21 GMT
(image)Tasmania could become a "battery for Australia" under a proposal to double the capacity of the country's largest hydro power scheme, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has declared.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:53:02 GMT
(image)Dylan Voller's tragic and chaotic life was spelled out in detail as the NT government sought to counter his evidence about the Don Dale detention centre.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 06:37:13 GMTUS underwater drone maker Aquabotix has enjoyed strong support for its initial offer of shares that are to be listed on the Australian market.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 03:41:13 GMTAn Australian agricultural technology firm has developed a new tool to help graziers manage their pasture and stocking levels.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 03:07:13 GMTBusinesses are upbeat about conditions and leading indicators, but inflation pressures remain weak and there are risks to the outlook, NAB says.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:28:13 GMTWoodside Petroleum's revenue fell nearly nine per cent in the first quarter of 2017, as production was hit by bad weather in Western Australia.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:54:16 GMTMineral sands miner Iluka Resources has reported revenue of $218.5 million for the three months to March 31 following its recent acquisition in Sierra Leone.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:54:16 GMTSantos has lifted total revenue by 14 per cent to $US684 million for the three months to March 31 and has cut its total debt to $US3.1 billion.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:29:13 GMTThe operator of Priceline Pharmacy says the competitive retail environment is only going to get tougher.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:18:13 GMTCyclone Debbie had minimal impact on Evolution Mining's gold production in the March quarter with the company beating its own output forecast.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:19:14 GMTShaver Shop has upgraded its annual earnings guidance, thanks to a revenue boost from the resale of its grooming products to consumers in Asia.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:28:13 GMTRio Tinto's iron ore shipments have been affected by bad weather, but it has maintained its full year guidance.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 02:33:02 GMT
(image)Canberra should play the political game on decentralisation. Let Sydney and Melbourne take the hit.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 06:17:13 GMTAmazon has confirmed it will launch its full site in Australia, though remains tight lipped on when, and what it will sell.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 06:27:11 GMTStocks of interest on the Australian share market
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:12:11 GMTGains by the big banks, Telstra and TPG Telecom have pushed the share market to its first rise in a week.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 20:21:02 GMT
(image)Outback Steakhouse asked employees to sign up for training which turned out to be a three-year contract.