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Sat 20 Apr 2019

Labor climate plan ‘creates major fire threat’

premium_icon Labor climate plan ‘creates major fire threat’

Farmers claim a Labor plan that comes as part of its climate change policy will lead to more intense bushfires and see agricultural property values fall.

JEWEL: Experts gagged from explaining 'no demand' conclusion

premium_icon JEWEL: Experts gagged from explaining 'no demand' conclusion

THE Brisbane-based experts who determined there was no demand for a restaurant or retail business at the Jewel site have been gagged from explaining themselves.

7 important questions business owners should ask themselves

premium_icon 7 important questions business owners should ask themselves

BUSINESS strategist looks at how to beat the trends and get the business.

The industry that killed 18,000 jobs and why

premium_icon The industry that killed 18,000 jobs and why

NEW statistics show a major industry in Queensland has been wiped out as another sector takes all the spoils

Fri 19 Apr 2019

4WD hire company taken to court

premium_icon 4WD hire company taken to court

A Queensland four-wheel-drive company linked to a Russian businessman has been taken to court by the ACCC.

Thu 18 Apr 2019

Big problem with Samsung’s foldable phone

Big problem with Samsung’s foldable phone

THE long-awaited flexible screen phone is finally in people’s hands, but concerns are already being raised about its unique feature.

Homewares group in administration owing $1m

premium_icon Homewares group in administration owing $1m

A hHOMEWARES store with outposts across southeast Queensland has closed its doors, leaving employees without jobs and debts “in excess of $1 million”.

$40k fine for ignoring fair work order

premium_icon $40k fine for ignoring fair work order

A COMPANY and its director have been hit with fines for failing to compensate a worker who was found to have been unfairly dismissed.

Class action to be launched against collapsed Rebl Corp

premium_icon Class action to be launched against collapsed Rebl Corp

A class-action is set to be launched for victims caught up in the collapse of Sunshine Coast business Rebl Corp.

Adani pays fine for environmental breach

premium_icon Adani pays fine for environmental breach

ADANI has paid off a fine for breaching its environmental licence at the Abbot Point coal terminal during the February flood catastrophe.

ACCC warns: Don't buy from Viagogo

premium_icon ACCC warns: Don't buy from Viagogo

A MAJOR ticket reseller site tricked buyers into thinking event tickets were about to sell out when there were plenty still available.

Genesis Australia boss’ shock departure

Genesis Australia boss’ shock departure

Hyundai’s luxury offshoot, Genesis, is about to launch in Australia as a standalone brand but it will be without its long-time local boss.

New mine to keep Bowen Basin alive

premium_icon New mine to keep Bowen Basin alive

Whitehaven mine to keep the Bowen Basin mining going into the future

Would you build a home with these bricks?

premium_icon Would you build a home with these bricks?

Lucrative deal for building materials through the natural gas sector.

Stressed at work? Blame the boss, then yourself

premium_icon Stressed at work? Blame the boss, then yourself

IF you’re stressed at work, you could probably blame your boss – and then yourself for not learning the art of saying one word enough.

Users report global Gmail outages

Users report global Gmail outages

Users in the US, UK, India, Singapore, Europe and Australia have reported issues using Gmail.

Nine easy ways to make money

Nine easy ways to make money

You could have a goldmine sitting in your pocket, according to an expert who has revealed nine ways to make money doing “as little as possible”.

Honey I shrunk the SUV: New baby Hyundai

Honey I shrunk the SUV: New baby Hyundai

There’s a new kid in town, as Hyundai unveils a baby SUV that’s smaller than most, with a price tag to match.

Fed-up town refusing to serve activists

premium_icon Fed-up town refusing to serve activists

TOUGH-NUT locals will refuse to serve activists in their pubs and cafes as their tiny town becomes ground zero for hundreds of anti-Adani protesters

New Bowen Basin coal mine to bring almost 1000 jobs

premium_icon New Bowen Basin coal mine to bring almost 1000 jobs

The $1 billion project is banned from employing 100 per cent fly-in-fly-out workforces.

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