Caltex gives further access to Couche-Tard
Caltex Australia says it will allow Alimentation Couche-Tard to conduct additional due diligence after the Canadian firm owner raised its takeover price.
Unit-load equipment, pallets, crates and containers company Brambles has posted a drop in net profit, saying it is resilient despite a challenging environment.
Higher disaster costs fat QBE ollow a summer of bushfires which ravaged Australia, and adverse weather which impacted its US crop insurance.
Australian shares are expected to dip when trading resumes amid investor caution as the market teeters near record highs.
A Perth-based health and wellness company is trying to popularise pricey honey made from bees foraging on a 30,000-year-old northern NSW tea tree plantation.
Sydney biotech Noxopharm says its radiation-sensitising suppository was able to extend the average lifespan of 32 men with late-stage prostate cancer.
Baby Bunting’s first-half net profit has risen slightly to $4.838 million, while revenue increased by 5.0 per cent to $186.39 million.
US newspaper publisher McClatchy says its 30 local newsrooms will continue to operate after it filed for bankruptcy protection.
QBE has announced Mike Wilkins AO will succeed W Marston Becker as chairman.
Optus says the three months to December 31 were a “transitional quarter” as it moves to SIM-only data plans.
Caltex Australia has received an improved proposal from Alimentation Couche-Tard to acquire all its shares at an indicative price of $35.25 cash per share.
The coronavirus outbreak in China and elsewhere is hurting airline maker Boeing, which sold no new airline jets in January.
Higher realised gold prices have boosted Newcrest Mining’s half-year underlying profit by 18 per cent to $US280 million.
South32’s half-year underlying profit has plunged 80 per cent to $131 million on the back of lower commodity prices and a temporary tax increase.
A 33-year-old Shepparton man has been identified as the victim of Monday’s fatal collision in Arcadia.
Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing 14-month-old girl Acelynn Dutoit.
A driver has died following a collision with a truck in Arcadia this morning.