Telstra chief executive David Thodey says call centre jobs across a range of sectors will not exist in five years thanks to the internet and smartphone applications.
A Tutu-wearing gardener has been accused of failing to pay staff superannuation for the past year and secretly moving stock to a new shop as his company hit the wall.
James Packer’s Crown Resorts has squeezed a 17-year extension on its Melbourne casino licence out of the Victorian state government as a peace offering in return for a hike in poker machine taxes announced last December.
Cinema and theme park operator Village Roadshow said it welcomed the planned sharemarket float of rival Hoyts, as it forecast "strong" theme park attendances and growth in cinema exhibition this financial year.
Nathan Tinkler's pursuit of a $150 million coal mine in Queensland may have taken another turn for the worse but the fallen tycoon refuses to raise the white flag, even after the seizure of his thoroughbred racing empire, Patinack Farm.
Australia's big four banks and AMP have moved to beef up educational standards for financial planners as they struggle to stem a crisis of confidence in the advice industry.
Local shares are poised to edge higher at the open, bolstered by Wall Street which advanced on a slew of positive economic data and corporate news.
The fairytale that was Nathan Tinkler’s business comeback strategy has been stripped of all credibility after retail billionaire Gerry Harvey announced on Thursday that he will take control of Tinkler’s horse racing empire, Patinack Farm.