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08/22/2017
Up to half of Chinese buyers leave apartments vacant - The Sydney Morning Herald


The Sydney Morning Herald

Up to half of Chinese buyers leave apartments vacant
The Sydney Morning Herald
A quarter of Chinese buying property overseas leave their apartments vacant and the majority pay for their purchase with cash, a survey of mainland Chinese customers by investment bank UBS shows. Another 25 per cent of overseas property owners use ...
Chinese-owned properties around the world underused, UBS survey findsThe Australian
Why China is cracking down on overseas investmentThe Conversation AU

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08/22/2017
BHP boosts returns and flags shale exit - The Australian

The Australian

BHP boosts returns and flags shale exit
The Australian
BHP Billiton has flagged an exit from its troubled US shale assets and bumped up returns to shareholders as stronger commodities prices helped it post a solid return to profitability. BHP made a net profit of $US5.9 billion ($A7.4 billion) in the year ...
BHP versus Elliott - the fight isn't over yetThe Sydney Morning Herald
BHP Intends to Sell US Shale BusinessFortune
BHP to Quit US Shale Business as Annual Profit SurgesNew York Times
Yahoo7 News -Telegraph.co.uk -Bloomberg -BBC News
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08/21/2017
Scamwatch warns about NBN impersonators trying to swindle unwitting victims - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.au

Scamwatch warns about NBN impersonators trying to swindle unwitting victims
NEWS.com.au
AUSTRALIANS are being warned not to fall for these attempts to swindle unwitting NBN customers out of their cash. Nick Whighamnews.com.au@NWWHIGHAM · news.com.au. August 22, 201711:40am. The ACCC's Scamwatch says it has received 316 ...
Scammers impersonating NBN staff to con consumers into handing over sensitive personal identificationABC Online
ACCC warns more than 300 Australians have been stung by NBN scams: Why you should “never trust a cold caller”SmartCompany.com.au
5 things you need to know in Australian tech todayBusiness Insider Australia
ZDNet -CHOICE -iTnews -CRN Australia
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08/21/2017
Apple defends tax arrangements in Aust - The Australian

The Australian

Apple defends tax arrangements in Aust
The Australian
Apple insists its tax arrangements in Australia have been given the tick of approval by authorities following a long-running audit. The company's managing director in Australia told a Senate committee on Tuesday a five-year audit by the Australian ...
Microsoft makes major settlement with Australian Taxation OfficeNEWS.com.au
Apple says it has survived an Australian tax audit without penaltyBusiness Insider Australia
ATO maintains aggression on company wind-ups as big end of town targeted with “confessional” style reportingSmartCompany.com.au
iTnews -The Australian Financial Review -9news.com.au -ZDNet
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08/21/2017
Fraudster blows gran's life savings on a hot tub, sex toy and gadgets - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.au

Fraudster blows gran's life savings on a hot tub, sex toy and gadgets
NEWS.com.au
A SHAMELESS fraudster stole her gran's $36,000 of life savings and blew it on gadgets, a hot tub and a sex toy, a court has heard. According to The Sun, Nicole Speirs, 26, went on a spending spree with the stolen cash, ordering a $600 hot tub, ...
Woman charged with emptying her grandmother's bank accountTen Eyewitness News
Fraudster Nicole Speirs stole thousands from her grandmother's life savingsNew Zealand Herald

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08/21/2017
Seven Group sells WesTrac in China as net profit slumps 77pc - The Australian

The Australian

Seven Group sells WesTrac in China as net profit slumps 77pc
The Australian
Seven Group Holdings has agreed to sell its WesTrac heavy machinery business in China for $540 million, cashing up for potential acquisitions as it forecasts remaining operations would lift earnings this fiscal year. Details of the deal were unveiled ...
Parts play, China exit fuel Seven GroupSBS
Kerry Stokes' spare parts surge dwarfs TV troubles at Seven GroupThe Sydney Morning Herald
Seven Group Holdings releases financial results for 2016-17Perth Now
Yahoo7 News -Sky News Australia -Business Insider Australia -Money Morning Australia
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08/22/2017
Activist Adrian Burragubba loses court battle against Adani but vows to fight on - Courier Mail

Courier Mail

Activist Adrian Burragubba loses court battle against Adani but vows to fight on
Courier Mail
ACTIVIST Adrian Burragubba has lost another court battle to stop the Adani megamine going ahead but has promised to keep the legal action going. The Court of Appeal dismissed his appeal against an earlier court decision which had rejected his ...
Traditional owners lose Adani challengeThe Australian
Why court shot down another anti-Adani appealThe Sunshine Coast Daily
Activist loses court challenge against Carmichael coal mineCreamer Media's Mining Weekly

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08/21/2017
MG a takeover target as milk supply drops - SBS

SBS

MG a takeover target as milk supply drops
SBS
Dairy processor Murray Goulburn has reported an annual loss as its milk supply drops, and says parties have expressed interest in all or part of its business. Source: AAP. 33 MINS AGO. Australia's biggest dairy processor, Murray Goulburn, could have ...
Murray Goulburn flags asset sales after $371m lossThe Sydney Morning Herald
Senate report on dairy crisis considers moves to adopt mandatory code of conductQueensland Country Life
Union believes there is slim chance of cream cheese continuing to be processed at Murray Goulburn's Kiewa factoryThe Border Mail
ABC Local -The Weekly Times -Reuters -The Advocate
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08/21/2017
Vic MP is battling multiple tumours - Yahoo7 News

Yahoo7 News

Vic MP is battling multiple tumours
Yahoo7 News
A cancer diagnosis has forced long-serving Victorian MP Fiona Richardson to take time off and she says she'll quit parliament at next year's state election. The Family Violence Prevention Minister was diagnosed with a serious illness before the winter ...
Fiona Richardson, Victorian MP, to leave Parliament after cancer diagnosisABC Online
'Health challenges' force Northcote MP Fiona Richardson to miss next electionThe Age
Victorian MP Fiona Richardson battling multiple tumours9news.com.au

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08/21/2017
Coles hikes butter price by 22 per cent due to 'significant' cost increases - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.au

Coles hikes butter price by 22 per cent due to 'significant' cost increases
NEWS.com.au
COLES has confirmed it has hiked the price of its own-brand butter by more than 20 per cent, after a sharp-eyed customer noticed the difference when comparing two receipts. “Can you please tell me why the price of butter has gone up up, the price is up?
Customer catches out Coles quietly hiking the price of a household stapleYahoo7 News
Coles increases price of butter by 22 per cent in ONE week - and is called out by keen-eyed customer analyzing ...Daily Mail

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