BHP’s 2nd quarter iron ore output falls 9%
BHP Group’s second-quarter iron ore production fell nine per cent, hurt by the forced train derailment that disrupted supply.
Anthony Heraghty, currently in charge of Super Retail Group’s BCF, Rays and Macpac brands, will replace the retiring Peter Birtles as company chief executive.
Lending to owner-occupiers dropped by 1.4 per cent in November, while commercial and personal loans also decreased, according to fresh data from the ABS.
Investors have rallied around Aussie tech giant Atlassian after the software provider eclipsed $US1 billion in calendar year revenue for the first time.
Rio Tinto has shipped 338.2 million tonnes of iron ore from its Pilbara operations, in line with its full-year guidance, up two per cent on the previous year.
Home loan approvals fell by 0.9 per cent in November, and economists say the weakness in the housing market is likely to be felt for some time to come.
AGL has suspended sales of coal ash from its Bayswater and Liddell power stations, while a downgrade from JP Morgan has also seen its share price dip.
Beverage giant Coca-Cola Amatil has signed Pizza Hut to a five-year supply deal for its 285 Australian restaurants.
A surge in first-half revenue from its exclusive, partner, and in-house mobile brand has helped retailer Kogan.com offset plummeting sales from Apple products.
Atlas Pearls says an investigation is ongoing into a security incident at one of its remote pearl farms, though the theft will not hurt its bottom line.
Farm Pride Foods says it expects the factors placing pressure on trading conditions - namely dry weather and oversupply - won’t to let up any time soon.
The European Union ruling in favor of Ireland-based fast-food chain Supermac’s allows other companies as well as McDonald’s to use the “Big Mac” name in the EU.
Worries about house prices, US-China trade tensions, and even the Australian men’s cricket team has pushed consumer confidence 4.7 per cent lower in January.
US container supplier Hoover Ferguson is expanding its range in Australia and New Zealand on the back of the burgeoning trans-Tasman wine and spirits industry.
HOLIDAY-MAKERS in Echuca-Moama have been left with a bad taste in their mouth as gastro continues to sweep through caravan and holiday parks along the Murray River.
A search has resumed for former Shepparton mother Felicity Shadbolt, who went missing while bushwalking in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.
A 52-year-old Kyabram man has died after his motorbike struck a tree in Kialla this morning. The man had been travelling with two other riders along Watt Rd, near Riverview Drv, just before 7am when the crash occurred, a police statement said...
A 48-year-old Shepparton man was last night arrested by Australian Federal Police (AFP) and Victoria Police as part of an investigation into suspicious packages delivered to Australian embassies and consulates. In a joint statement, the AFP and...