A new plan would see families gain greater flexibility with how they use paid parental leave entitlements.

SA’s Liberal Government is trying to claw back over $291 million offered to Nyrstar by the former Labor government.

Thousands of Tax Office staff will be given panic buttons on mobile phones in response to security fears.

Fairfax shareholders have backed a merger with Nine.

Japanese gas giant Inpex will pay Darwin's Larrakia people $24 million over the 40-year lifespan of the Ichthys LNG project.

A bill to ban foreign political donations has passed the Senate, despite concerns about a loophole.

Financial intelligence agency AUSTRAC has warned non-profits are vulnerable to terrorist infiltration and exploitation.

National Australia Bank chief executive Andrew Thorburn has taken a $2.1 million pay cut.

Support for a federal anti-corruption commission appears to be growing.

A $36 million fit-out at an Australian Tax Office building in Melbourne is set to slash floor space.

Federal parliament has passed changes to the GST distribution system.

Australian oil and gas giant Woodside wants a national carbon pricing scheme.

A new report details the major transformations underway for the global energy sector, driven largely by renewables.

Over the last five years, stats show employer action has improved workplace gender equality.

Victoria has released its MoU with Beijing over the controversial One Belt One Road initiative.

The Federal Government says it will block Hong Kong-based CK Group’s $13 billion buyout of gas pipeline operator APA Group.

The ACCC will not block Nine’s takeover of Fairfax, despite acknowledging that it could reduce competition.

APRA says it will make the big banks protect themselves against collapse.

The Prime Minister is announcing a $2 billion infrastructure financing facility for the Pacific.

BHP Billiton is being sued for about £5 billion by Brazilian victims of the Samarco dam collapse.

More banks have ruled out any role in funding Adani's contentious Carmichael coal project.

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