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Transurban's toll revenue jumps

Thu, 2016-07-14 15:26
An earlier Easter holiday period this year helped toll roads operator Transurban book a 17 per cent rise in fiscal fourth quarter revenue.
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Pokemon Go prompts privacy concerns

Thu, 2016-07-14 14:46
Pokemon Go's overreach into personal data is an example of an alarming trend, researchers say as the privacy commissioner steps in.
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McPhee says banking review needs resources

Thu, 2016-07-14 14:36
Former commonwealth auditor-general Ian McPhee has stressed the need for banks to dedicate sufficient resources to follow through on an industry review.
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China rivals US as biggest Oz wine market

Thu, 2016-07-14 13:36
China is fast approaching the US as Australia's biggest export market for wine.
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Child may have seen sex "on television": Royal Commission told

Thu, 2016-07-14 13:16

A disability group refused to accept a 10-year-old girl had been abused in their care.
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Moody's warns of rating pressures

Thu, 2016-07-14 12:38
Moody's says the government's small majority challenges its ability to take action against a backdrop of falling commodity prices and muted wage growth.
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Shares higher at noon

Thu, 2016-07-14 12:29
The share market is trading higher at midday despite losses among energy and mining stocks.
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SMH grows its lead as Fairfax dominates readership figures

Thu, 2016-07-14 12:16

The Sydney Morning Herald has significantly increased its lead as the country's best-read news outlet as Fairfax Media registered readership growth across its titles, according to new industry bench-mark figures.
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Stocks to watch

Thu, 2016-07-14 12:14
Stocks of interest on the Australian market
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Invigor teams with Sprooki

Thu, 2016-07-14 12:06
Invigor Group has partnered with Sprooki, a shopper engagement platform that provides retailers with a seamless way to engage mobilised shoppers.
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European Metals continues PFS on Cinovec

Thu, 2016-07-14 12:06
European Metals Holdings has progressed its pre-feasibility study on the Cinovec lithium-tin project, recruiting key members including the project manager.
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BSA wins 5yr NBN contract

Thu, 2016-07-14 12:06
BSA has won a five-year telecommunications infrastructure contract for the NBN, with revenue to reach $50 million during the first year.
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Unemployment rises to 5.8% in June

Thu, 2016-07-14 11:37
The Australian Bureau of Statistics has released the official job figures for June.
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Fortescue tops full year output guidance

Thu, 2016-07-14 11:36
Fortescue Metals Group has surpassed its full-year guidance of 165 million tonnes following unseasonably mild weather.
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AACo says it can be a global brand biz

Thu, 2016-07-14 11:18
AACo says its focus on selling processed beef is paying off, and the company will release new brands over the next three months.
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Woodside in $460m Senegal deal

Thu, 2016-07-14 10:36
Woodside Petroleum is buying a 35 per cent stake in the deepwater SNE oil block off the coast of Senegal for $460 million.
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NBN strikes deals with building groups

Thu, 2016-07-14 10:07
NBN Co has signed contracts with six construction companies to help build the nation's broadband network.
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Woodside buys Senegal offshore interests

Thu, 2016-07-14 10:05
Woodside Petroleum will buy ConocoPhillips interests in the offshore exploration blocks in Senegal for US$80 million.
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Dakota fast-tracks Sepeda drilling

Thu, 2016-07-14 10:05
Dakota Minerals has accelerated its plans for drilling at Sepeda, after sampling within the pegmatite swarm yielded multiple high lithium grades.
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McGrath hires joint CEO to help founder

Thu, 2016-07-14 09:04
Cameron Judson, who was formerly chief executive of employment agency Chandler Macleod, will work alongside John McGrath as joint CEO of McGrath real estate.
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