More than $210 could be shaved off the annual electricity bill for NSW households, and $360 for small businesses, if the national energy regulator’s proposed price restrictions are implemented next year.
The economy of greater Sydney expanded 4.3 per cent in 2013-14 – its fastest growth rate in 14 years.
Timbercorp’s liquidators have applied to the court to remove Sydney insolvency specialist Andrew Wily as bankruptcy trustee of banned financial adviser Peter Holt. It is the latest twist in the already-complex saga of Timbercorp, post-collapse.
Days after losing the battle to dilute financial advice reforms, Finance Minister Mathias Cormann is being accused of breaking a promise to victims of the fraud-ridden Trio Capital.
Electricity network operators have warned of heavy job losses coupled with declines to network reliability if the heavy cuts to spending plans outlined on Thursday by the Australian Energy Regulator are implemented.
Former federal education minister John Dawkins, who resigned as chairman of embattled education provider Vocation on Thursday, says the company was a victim of poor understanding in the investment community about commercial training and education.
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The first contingent of Australian health workers will depart for West Africa on Friday to prepare to tackle Ebola in an Australian government-funded treatment centre.
Non-traditional industrial users are competing for traditional industrial space in South Sydney.