Why governments will have to consider the costs of long COVID when easing pandemic restrictions

Why governments will have to consider the costs of long COVID when easing pandemic restrictions

With governments worldwide under pressure to ease pandemic restrictions as vaccination rates rise and impatience with border restrictions grows, new threats become clearer. One of the costliest, ...

New rules for areas of concern as NSW records 239 new COVID cases

New rules for areas of concern as NSW records 239 new COVID cases

"Based on those numbers, we can only assume that things are ...

Wedding dress giant Grace Loves Lace to walk down the aisle in Canada

Wedding dress giant Grace Loves Lace to walk down the aisle in Canada

Australia's largest wedding dress exporter Grace Loves Lace i...

Star Entertainment backs away from Crown merger bid amidst Royal Commission uncertainty

Star Entertainment backs away from Crown merger bid amidst Royal Commission uncertainty

The Star Entertainment (ASX: SGR) has withdrawn its proposal to c...

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Songtradr lifts the tempo with $66m Series D

Songtradr lifts the tempo with $66m Series D

A USD$50 million (AUD$66 million) Series D funding round will fue...

Wallets on wheels: city visitors who use e-scooters more spend more

Wallets on wheels: city visitors who use e-scooters more spend more

Shared e-scooters are becoming common across Australia and in maj...

Aussie winemakers uncork new markets as Chinese tariffs force fresh pivot

Aussie winemakers uncork new markets as Chinese tariffs force fresh pivot

Australia shipped a greater volume of wine worldwide last year de...

Dr Jeanette Young named Queensland's next Governor

Dr Jeanette Young named Queensland's next Governor

After 16 years as the Chief Health Officer of Queensland, Dr Jean...

CBA to sell CommInsure General Insurance for $625 million

CBA to sell CommInsure General Insurance for $625 million

While Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA) has recently been...

Treasurer approves BOQ's $1.33 billion acquisition of ME Bank

Treasurer approves BOQ's $1.33 billion acquisition of ME Bank

Bank of Queensland's (ASX: BOQ) plans to double its retail of...

Why supporting men's mental health leads to stronger businesses

Why supporting men's mental health leads to stronger businesses

When I stop posting 20 Instagram stories a day, my friends know s...

Vital Signs: Why has growth slowed globally? It has something to do with technology

Vital Signs: Why has growth slowed globally? It has something to do with technology

Even before COVID-19 hit, Australia was experiencing slow growth...

Global competitiveness report shows Australia must lift its game

Global competitiveness report shows Australia must lift its game

"We are among the lowest-ranked of 64 nations on company agi...

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Entrepreneurship

Airwallex founder launches VC fund Capital 49

Airwallex founder launches VC fund Capital 49

After their global payments platform achieved a US$2.6 billion ($3.5 billion) valuation in March, the founders of Airwallex are turning their attention to new startups with the launch of venture ...

$50m investment to bolster US plans for marketing software developer IntelligenceBank

$50m investment to bolster US plans for marketing software developer IntelligenceBank

"I'm a firm believer that great products sell, and if yo...

Entrepreneurs supporting entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs supporting entrepreneurs

Supporting young people in achieving their business goals has alw...

Wedding dress giant Grace Loves Lace to walk down the aisle in Canada

Wedding dress giant Grace Loves Lace to walk down the aisle in Canada

Australia's largest wedding dress exporter Grace Loves Lace i...

Companies

Priceline owner rejects "opportunistic" Wesfarmers takeover bid

Priceline owner rejects "opportunistic" Wesfarmers takeover bid

The board of Australian Pharmaceutical Industries (ASX: API) has ...

Star Entertainment backs away from Crown merger bid amidst Royal Commission uncertainty

Star Entertainment backs away from Crown merger bid amidst Royal Commission uncertainty

The Star Entertainment (ASX: SGR) has withdrawn its proposal to c...

Digital Wine Ventures to buy out beverage logistics firm Parton

Digital Wine Ventures to buy out beverage logistics firm Parton

Digital Wine Ventures (ASX: DW8) has entered into a binding agree...

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Retail

eStore Logistics unveils robot-powered Melbourne warehouse

eStore Logistics unveils robot-powered Melbourne warehouse

Australian e-commerce fulfilment provider eStore Logistics today ...

E-commerce success story continues for Temple & Webster

E-commerce success story continues for Temple & Webster

Amidst a surge in online shopping and home renovations, it's ...

Best & Less skyrockets on listing, exceeds prospectus forecasts

Best & Less skyrockets on listing, exceeds prospectus forecasts

Investors have welcomed apparel retailer Best & Less Group (A...

Myer secures lease on new Victorian distribution centre

Myer secures lease on new Victorian distribution centre

Department store icon Myer (ASX: MYR) has today announced a ...

 

Opinion

Why governments will have to consider the costs of long COVID when easing pandemic restrictions

Why governments will have to consider the costs of long COVID when easing pandemic restrictions

With governments worldwide under pressure to ease pandemic restrict...

Is Australia a sitting duck for ransomware attacks?

Is Australia a sitting duck for ransomware attacks?

Australian organisations are a soft target for ransomware attacks...

National plan to allow battery cages until 2036 favours cheap eggs over animal welfare

National plan to allow battery cages until 2036 favours cheap eggs over animal welfare

Eggs laid by battery hens would be phased out within 15 years und...

Leadership

Entrepreneurs supporting entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs supporting entrepreneurs

Supporting young people in achieving their business goals has alw...

Former Westpac CEO Brian Hartzer named chairman of fintech Beforepay

Former Westpac CEO Brian Hartzer named chairman of fintech Beforepay

Former Westpac (ASX: WBC) CEO Brian Hartzer, who resigned uncerem...

Professor Attila Brungs named next UNSW Vice-Chancellor

Professor Attila Brungs named next UNSW Vice-Chancellor

Professor Attila Brungs has been appointed the new Vice-Chancello...

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Property

Devine Development Group unveils $105m Gold Coast apartment project

Devine Development Group unveils $105m Gold Coast apartment project

A $105 million Gold Coast luxury apartment project has been unve...

Primewest fund snags $66m Gold Coast retail centre

Primewest fund snags $66m Gold Coast retail centre

A fund managed by listed property group Primewest (ASX: PWG) has ...

Record national home approvals creating supply constraints for builders

Record national home approvals creating supply constraints for builders

A surge in national building approvals is creating major supply c...

Olivia Newton-John's Byron Bay resort to hit the market

Olivia Newton-John's Byron Bay resort to hit the market

A resort in the Byron Bay hinterland co-owned by Olivia Newton-Jo...

 

Health

"A necessity": Why WA's Cannaponics is going off the grid

"A necessity": Why WA's Cannaponics is going off the grid

As Cannaponics founder Rod Zakostelsky steers the Perth-based med...

Starpharma claims anti-COVID nasal spray proves its strength against Delta variant

Starpharma claims anti-COVID nasal spray proves its strength against Delta variant

Listed pharmaceutical company Starpharma (ASX: SPL) has today dou...

Australia's top 20 cannabis companies

Australia's top 20 cannabis companies

Investing in the medicinal cannabis industry is not for the faint...

Smiles Inclusive partners lose chance to claim $97m as Exit Solutions picks up final scraps

Smiles Inclusive partners lose chance to claim $97m as Exit Solutions picks up final scraps

Unsecured creditors in formerly ASX-listed, failed Gold Coast-bas...

Technology

Airwallex founder launches VC fund Capital 49

Airwallex founder launches VC fund Capital 49

After their global payments platform achieved a US$2.6 billion ($...

Voice AI platform Dubber drums up support for $110m capital raise

Voice AI platform Dubber drums up support for $110m capital raise

Voice intelligence software group Dubber Corp (ASX: DUB) has toda...

Undersea cable linking Australia to Middle East and Europe lands in Perth

Undersea cable linking Australia to Middle East and Europe lands in Perth

Australia's first express undersea cable to the Europe-Middle...

Employment Hero triples valuation to $800m

Employment Hero triples valuation to $800m

Payroll and HR platform Employment Hero is insatiable for global ...

Legal

Crown pays $61 million in unpaid taxes to Victorian Government

Crown pays $61 million in unpaid taxes to Victorian Government

Embattled casino and hotels giant Crown Resorts (ASX: CWN) has pa...

Lorna Jane slapped with $5 million fine over false 'anti-virus activewear' claims

Lorna Jane slapped with $5 million fine over false 'anti-virus activewear' claims

Sportswear brand Lorna Jane has been ordered to dish out $5 milli...

Craig Gore jail term appeal fails

Craig Gore jail term appeal fails

Former rich lister Craig Gore has been unsuccessful in his attemp...

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Finance

Brisbane "non-bank" WLTH closes $3m seed ahead of $15m Series A

Brisbane "non-bank" WLTH closes $3m seed ahead of $15m Series A

Fintech startup WLTH has today closed a $3 million seed round as ...

Digital platform VentureCrowd raises $31m for alternative assets

Digital platform VentureCrowd raises $31m for alternative assets

Brisbane-based crowdfunding equity investment platform VentureCro...

Digital bank Alex secures banking licence

Digital bank Alex secures banking licence

A digital bank named Alex is the latest to receive a banking lice...

EML Payments' next acquisition one step closer after UK approval

EML Payments' next acquisition one step closer after UK approval

EML Payments' (ASX: EML) $108.6 million acquisition of t...

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