A record high has been notched on the ASX for the second day this week after mining shares improved on iron ore demand.
Strong US earnings have helped lift Asian stocks to one-week highs but the spread of the Delta variant is keeping investors wary.
WA-founded ResApp Health has signed a deal with a major telemedicine services provider for the use of its smartphone diagnostic test, which uses algorithms to analyse the sound of a patient’s cough.
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Air New Zealand has outlined steeper losses than earlier forecast are likely due to suspended travel arrangements with Australia.
Woodside has upped the capital cost of its long-awaited Scarborough gas project off WA’s North West coast as it closes in on a final investment decision.
Salt Lake Potash has ducked for cover, pulling out of presenting at the annual Diggers & Dealers Mining Forum after revealing it had hit hurdles at its processing plant near Wiluna.
Premier Investments chairman Solomon Lew has called on Myer to delay its AGM so that potential directors have time to assess the company’s full-year results before they commit to joining the board.
The company behind some of WA’s leading beers has posted a 40 per cent jump in revenue.
Shares have eased from record heights on the Australian market while the RBA gave no lockdown concessions to investors.
As a wannabe investment banker, Afterpay co-founder Nick Molnar was told to stick to his ‘side hustle’ of selling jewellery on eBay instead of taking a job with a venture capital firm.
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The woman leading the restoration of besieged Crown Resorts’ shattered reputation is set to follow the chief executive of the company’s flagship Melbourne casino out the door.
Fresh off the back of running logistics for the G7 summit in the UK last month, the Perth-based company is considering how best to raise $15 million to $20 million to launch a US business.
The Venturex boss says the industry is changing its image as commodities like copper, zinc and silver became ‘critical’ to deliver greener technology and energy solutions.
Afterpay's massive merger deal has helped the ASX to record high levels and close more than one per cent higher.
Oil Search has agreed a sweetened merger proposal from Santos that will put the energy giant among the world’s 20 biggest oil and gas companies.
Australian buy-now, pay-later group Afterpay will merge with US digital payments giant Square in a deal worth $39 billion.
Rare earths hopeful Hastings Technology Metals has chosen coastal Onslow for a plant to process concentrate from its remote Yangibana operations.
The group says the deal is part of its ambitions to develop the Ashburton hub and quadruple its iron ore production.
Marnie Finlayson’s work ethic — instilled through a remote upbringing and from building her career from the ground up — is a driving force behind the waves Rio Tinto is making in the lithium space.
Australia's share market has equalled its best run of monthly gains as investors keep pushing to record levels.
BHP and its Canadian partner in the Goldfields will build two solar farms and a battery storage system to bring down carbon emissions at Nickel West’s Leinster and Mount Keith operations.
AMP is in court again for charging fees without service and this time superannuation customers have been cheated.
Ryan Stokes has finally taken the helm of takeover target Boral after his Seven Group Holdings yesterday closed off its pursuit of the building products supplier.
US stocks have closed higher as investors cheered data indicating the country's economy was picking up steam.
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