December retail sales bolstered by eased COVID-19 restrictions

December retail sales bolstered by eased COVID-19 restrictions

Australian consumers were unafraid to splurge during the holiday season when COVID-19 restrictions eased, as retail sales in December increased by 4.6 per cent compared to the same time last year. ...

Victoria partners up with supermarkets to tackle workforce shortage

Victoria partners up with supermarkets to tackle workforce shortage

The Victorian government has joined forces with leading supermarket...

Adairs shares plummet as closures cut earnings by $18m

Adairs shares plummet as closures cut earnings by $18m

No amount of soft pillows and quilts could buffer Adairs' (ASX:...

Renewable energy developers get green light for two rural electrification projects

Renewable energy developers get green light for two rural electrification projects

Renewable energy developers X-Elio and Maoneng are propelling rural...

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Better waze ahead for drivers with FloodMapp’s early warning system

Better waze ahead for drivers with FloodMapp’s early warning system

As the climate emergency impacts weather patterns across the globe,...

Online marketplace retailer MyDeal bucks late 2021 trend with record growth

Online marketplace retailer MyDeal bucks late 2021 trend with record growth

Leading online retail marketplace MyDeal.com.au (ASX: MYD) has reve...

Consumer confidence drops to lowest level since October 2020

Consumer confidence drops to lowest level since October 2020

Consumer confidence usually rises in January, but not this year as ...

Deloitte forecasts 5.2 per cent lift for Australian business investment in 2022

Deloitte forecasts 5.2 per cent lift for Australian business investment in 2022

The Australian economy is expected to grow by 3.6 per cent in 2022 ...

The sky is no limit for Brisbane aerospace start-up Hypersonix

The sky is no limit for Brisbane aerospace start-up Hypersonix

An Australian aerospace engineering start-up is partnering with the...

Qantas, Jetstar downgrade flight levels amidst Omicron turbulence

Qantas, Jetstar downgrade flight levels amidst Omicron turbulence

Qantas Airways (ASX: QAN) has rescheduled flights for its namesake ...

Gilmour Space makes giant leap with successful rocket engine test

Gilmour Space makes giant leap with successful rocket engine test

Rocket engineers at Gold Coast-based Gilmour Space are one step clo...

Inventory overcorrections likely as supply chain pain hits retail availability

Inventory overcorrections likely as supply chain pain hits retail availability

Product shortages have become all too common lately as businesses g...

Container logistics delays expected "well into 2022" as infections cut back staffing

Container logistics delays expected "well into 2022" as infections cut back staffing

Container Transport Alliance Australia (CTAA) director Neil Chamber...

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Entrepreneurship

Bevan Slattery launches Soda, an investment launchpad for the digital and sustainable future

Bevan Slattery launches Soda, an investment launchpad for the digital and sustainable future

Serial entrepreneur Bevan Slattery is at it again, announcing a new company called Soda which will act as his launchpad for investments in Australian companies pushing for digital and sustainable s...

Dovetail valuation soars to just under $1 billion following $87 million Series A

Dovetail valuation soars to just under $1 billion following $87 million Series A

The year is off to a flying start for capital raises in Australia, ...

Freight forwarder Explorate receives $7.5m to scale at home

Freight forwarder Explorate receives $7.5m to scale at home

Brisbane-based digital freight forwarder Explorate has bagged $7.5 ...

HappyCo raises $72m to fund build-to-rent ambitions

HappyCo raises $72m to fund build-to-rent ambitions

Adelaide-founded, San Francisco-based property technology company H...

Companies

Trajan Group is on a mission to democratise healthcare, one merger at a time

Trajan Group is on a mission to democratise healthcare, one merger at a time

Since listing on the ASX in mid-2021, analytical sciences company T...

UK private equity firm CapVest enters race for IVF giant Virtus Health with $649m bid

UK private equity firm CapVest enters race for IVF giant Virtus Health with $649m bid

Assisted reproductive services multinational Virtus Health (ASX: VR...

Car Next Door hitches a ride with new owner Uber

Car Next Door hitches a ride with new owner Uber

Sydney-based car sharing platform Car Next Door has been acquired b...

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Retail

December retail sales bolstered by eased COVID-19 restrictions

December retail sales bolstered by eased COVID-19 restrictions

Australian consumers were unafraid to splurge during the holiday se...

Adairs shares plummet as closures cut earnings by $18m

Adairs shares plummet as closures cut earnings by $18m

No amount of soft pillows and quilts could buffer Adairs' (ASX:...

Owner of Katie's, Noni B hits record $119 million in online sales

Owner of Katie's, Noni B hits record $119 million in online sales

Mosaic Brands (ASX: MOZ) has achieved a record $119 million in onli...

Universal Store online sales surge as shoppers opt to stay home

Universal Store online sales surge as shoppers opt to stay home

As the Omicron outbreak dissuades consumers from browsing...

 

Leadership

Better waze ahead for drivers with FloodMapp’s early warning system

Better waze ahead for drivers with FloodMapp’s early warning system

As the climate emergency impacts weather patterns across the globe,...

Former Gumtree exec appointed MD of Aussie B Corp delivery service Sendle

Former Gumtree exec appointed MD of Aussie B Corp delivery service Sendle

Former Gumtree exec Laura Hill has been appointed managing director...

James Hardie sacks CEO Jack Truong alleging code of conduct breach

James Hardie sacks CEO Jack Truong alleging code of conduct breach

Building materials manufacturer James Hardie Industries (ASX: JHX) ...

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Property

Triguboff ups the ante on the Gold Coast with $600m twin-tower project

Triguboff ups the ante on the Gold Coast with $600m twin-tower project

Sydney-based apartment king Harry Triguboff has upped the ante on t...

Vicinity Centres offloads Gold Coast Runaway Bay Centre stake for $132m

Vicinity Centres offloads Gold Coast Runaway Bay Centre stake for $132m

As its $358 million acquisition of 50 per cent ownership in Harbour...

Sunland sells Gold Coast retail precinct The Lanes to Panthera for $45.8 million

Sunland sells Gold Coast retail precinct The Lanes to Panthera for $45.8 million

Developer Sunland's (ASX: SDG) rationalisation of its Queenslan...

Pacific Fair sale puts the spotlight on buyers for Dexus’ minority stake

Pacific Fair sale puts the spotlight on buyers for Dexus’ minority stake

The Gold Coast’s Pacific Fair shopping centre, fresh from pla...

 

Health

Telix Pharmaceuticals to raise $200m for final stage prostate cancer therapy trials

Telix Pharmaceuticals to raise $200m for final stage prostate cancer therapy trials

Melbourne-headquartered nuclear medicine company Telix Pharmaceutic...

Trajan Group is on a mission to democratise healthcare, one merger at a time

Trajan Group is on a mission to democratise healthcare, one merger at a time

Since listing on the ASX in mid-2021, analytical sciences company T...

UK private equity firm CapVest enters race for IVF giant Virtus Health with $649m bid

UK private equity firm CapVest enters race for IVF giant Virtus Health with $649m bid

Assisted reproductive services multinational Virtus Health (ASX: VR...

Bod to launch UK clinical trial into medicinal cannabis efficacy on long COVID

Bod to launch UK clinical trial into medicinal cannabis efficacy on long COVID

With an estimated 1.3 million people in the United Kingdom sufferin...

Technology

Better waze ahead for drivers with FloodMapp’s early warning system

Better waze ahead for drivers with FloodMapp’s early warning system

As the climate emergency impacts weather patterns across the globe,...

Former Catch MD Harpaz’s new tech start-up TradeSquare raises $28m

Former Catch MD Harpaz’s new tech start-up TradeSquare raises $28m

US investment firm Tiger Global has pumped $28 million into a fundi...

The sky is no limit for Brisbane aerospace start-up Hypersonix

The sky is no limit for Brisbane aerospace start-up Hypersonix

An Australian aerospace engineering start-up is partnering with the...

SPAC shareholders give green light for Tritium's NASDAQ listing

SPAC shareholders give green light for Tritium's NASDAQ listing

Shareholders in a US-based special purchase acquisition company (SP...

Legal

“Unlawful greed”: AFP launches investigations into RAT price gouging

“Unlawful greed”: AFP launches investigations into RAT price gouging

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has launched investigations int...

ACTU claims free test request "reasonable", but employer body deems strike threats inappropriate

ACTU claims free test request "reasonable", but employer body deems strike threats inappropriate

With workplaces nationally fighting fires across multiple fronts as...

"Manifestly inadequate": ACCC appeals $1 million Employsure penalty

"Manifestly inadequate": ACCC appeals $1 million Employsure penalty

Australia’s competition watchdog has vowed to appeal a $1 mil...

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Finance

Online marketplace retailer MyDeal bucks late 2021 trend with record growth

Online marketplace retailer MyDeal bucks late 2021 trend with record growth

Leading online retail marketplace MyDeal.com.au (ASX: MYD) has reve...

Former Catch MD Harpaz’s new tech start-up TradeSquare raises $28m

Former Catch MD Harpaz’s new tech start-up TradeSquare raises $28m

US investment firm Tiger Global has pumped $28 million into a fundi...

Brian Hartzer-helmed fintech Beforepay dives 42 per cent on ASX debut

Brian Hartzer-helmed fintech Beforepay dives 42 per cent on ASX debut

Today’s debut of ‘Pay on Demand’ platform Beforep...

NFTs, an overblown speculative bubble inflated by pop culture and crypto mania

NFTs, an overblown speculative bubble inflated by pop culture and crypto mania

Comedian Robin Williams once called cocaine “God’s way ...

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