Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced a $2 billion boost to the scheme that pays big polluters not to pollute.

The Speaker of the House has rejected an attempt to sanction Tim Wilson for his handling of the franking credit inquiry.

The RBA will not change monetary policy in the near term, despite banks expecting at least one interest rate cut this year.

ASIC is looking at over 40 court cases — including criminal prosecutions — stemming from the banking royal commission.

The Australian dollar took a hit on Friday after China announced an indefinite ban on coal imports.

After decades of Dollarmites, teachers now want big banks out of their classrooms.

Australia's biggest companies are not doing enough to mitigate the risks of climate change, a new report has found.

The Federal Government says it is cracking down on “sneaky” late power payment fees.

Progressive activist group GetUp has been declared independent of political parties.

Glencore is capping coal production due to shareholder pressure.

Former Ipswich City Council chief executive Carl Wulff has been jailed for receiving close to $240,000 in corrupt payments.

The chief executive of NSW Ports is concerned about ACCC action.

The Department of Home Affairs says “urgent” circumstances led it to award a $400 million contract in a closed tender, but denies it was “desperate”.

Some big names in Australian tech have called for urgent changes to controversial anti-encryption laws.

A former ATO deputy commissioner has been found not guilty of misusing his position to benefit his son.

Harsher penalties for corporate crooks could be on the way.

The Prime Minister Scott Morrison says the government is committed to its “big stick” energy policy, despite choosing not to bring it on for a vote in parliament.

An inquiry has found the Federal Government should delay its plan to restrict R&D incentives.

The Federal Government did not run an open tender process for $423 million worth of contracts for security Manus Island.

Mining labour firm WorkPac has been hit with an estimated $84 million class action.

Optus has been fined $10 million for misleading customers over digital purchases.

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