Wednesday 17th Jan, 2018
Photo: ACCC

Major fines, jail time in store for cartels

Australian competition watchdog Rod Sims has warned of a string of major cartel cases against high-profile businesses and executives in…
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Money. Photo: Jim Wilson

Latest figures show 51% effective tax rate for miners

A Deloitte study commissioned by the Minerals Council of Australia has suggested Australian miners paid more in taxes and royalties…
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Linfox goes to court over toll roads as NSW spruiks WestConnex to builders

Trucking group Linfox is headed to Federal Court to challenge the effective application of a road user charge on privately-owned…
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Coal operations at Abbot Point. Photo: North Queensland Bulk Ports

Adani pushed to refinance Abbot Pt loan

Ratings agency S&P has advised Indian energy giant Adani to refinance roughly $326 million of its Abbot Point debt within…
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Exploration growth reflects positive sentiment in mining: Report

A major increase in exploration spending in the September quarter of 2017 “reaffirms the growing positive sentiment” in the resources…
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Port Kembla. Photo: Southern Cross Maritime

Coal workers shut out at Port Kembla as operator struggles to compete

Roughly 60 workers have been shut out at the Port Kembla Coal Terminal, with the terminal’s operator saying unions are…
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Milk analyst Michael Harvey. Photo: Rabobank

Global market remains drenched with milk

The price of milk will continue to be subdued by oversupply in coming months, according to the latest research from…
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Donald Trump. Photo: Creative Commons / Gage Skidmore

Trump’s tax moves to save Brambles $160m

Australian pallet, crate and container supplier Brambles expects a one-time improvement of between US$125 million and US$155 million (A$160m-A$198m) in…
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