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JOSH TAYLOR | COMPANIES | UNLOCK?

Golden marketing ploy: Streets having a gay old time at media’s expense?

An individual fan has convinced behemoth Unilever to create a new product just for him! Sound too good to be true? We have the inside scoop.

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BERNARD KEANE | COMPANIES | 8 UNLOCK?

Could Robb have protected Australia from corporate lawsuits?

Other states have grappled with the issues around investor-state dispute settlement. Andrew Robb has failed to learn from them.

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STEPHEN MAYNE | COMPANIES | UNLOCK?

Mayne: shareholder rights up for debate on carbon emissions

A landmark ruling in the Federal Court tomorrow could have big implications for the future of shareholders’ rights in Australia.

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BERNARD KEANE | COMPANIES | 40 UNLOCK?

Abbott’s new treaty a win for lawyers, corporations, but a loss for Australia

ISDS benefits only corporations, and governments lose out even when they win, the evidence shows.

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Ten boss’ shock exit stuns industry, leaves many suspicious

Hamish McLennan’s sudden departure from Network Ten came as a surprise to just about everyone in the industry. Well, almost everyone. Glenn Dyer and Myriam Robin report.

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STEPHEN MAYNE | COMPANIES | UNLOCK?

Mayne: Macquarie complains about compliance — McCann you believe the hypocrisy?

For two months now, the full board of Macquarie has been wasting everyone’s time. Yesterday’s AGM wasn’t much different.

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Business Bites: Kiwis cut … debtors strut … Twiggy’s glut …

Think Australians are crippled by household debt? Think again. And other business tidbits of the day.

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Business bites: cheese trough … no more cough … Barbie drops off …

Seems Facebook and smartphones are just that much cooler than Barbie these days. And other business tidbits of the day.

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Business bites: Canucks in the red … BHP misread … coal is dead …

Canada headed for recession, with same economic preconditions as Australia. And other business tidbits of the day.

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Business bites: banks will fight … KFC’s plight … Greece is tight …

KFC, Macca’s, etc, lose their appeal in China. And other business tidbits of the day.

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Business bites: banks win … housing in the bin … Greece pulls the pin …

Banks have won some ground on capital requirements. And other business tidbits of the day.

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Will the TPP destroy our healthcare system?

Could the TPP force Australia to adopt an American-style model of private health? Dr Matthew Rimmer, Professor of intellectual property and innovation law at QUT, explains.

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Business bites: AWOL Joe … ore sinks low … cyber attack, or no? …

Was the NYSE hit by a cyber attack? And other business tidbits of the day.

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Business bites: China’s wake … luxury make … bourbon lake …

Kentucky is sitting on a lake made of bourbon. And other business tidbits of the day.

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Business bites: Barnaby’s paper … Greece caper … China runs on vapour …

The new agricultural white paper neglects to mention all the bad things the government has done for agriculture. And other business tidbits of the day.

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The agreement that gives banks carte blanche on financial services

Despite the unanimity that banking regulation needs to be improved, the government is involved in secret negotiations that would halt further financial regulation, Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer report.

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STEPHEN MAYNE | COMPANIES |

Mayne: Keane is wrong, independent directors are needed on industry fund boards

If the Greens and Labor vote against having one-third independent directors in the Senate, they will be supporting a gerrymandered system and look captured by their union pay-masters.

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Business bites: Greece extends … Mirvac’s ends … pricing trends …

The Greek drama that keeps on playing. And other business tidbits of the day.

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Business bites: dud deals … hedge funds’ bad feels … miners freewheel …

Dud deals everywhere. And other business tidbits of the day.

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Business bites: Greece deets … T-Swift’s beats … Nutella’s new treats …

How Taylor Swift beat Apple. And other business tidbits of the day.

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MYRIAM ROBIN | COMPANIES |

Fairfax v Fairfax, with Shorten in the middle

The Australian Financial Review has attacked stablemates The Age and Sydney Morning Herald over their coverage of the AWU and Bill Shorten.

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MYRIAM ROBIN | COMPANIES |

Redundancies at Melbourne printing plant after mX says goodbye

News Corp today announced 19 redundancies in its main Melbourne printing plant, following the axing of mX.

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Business bites: grocery malaise … waning gun craze … our reno phase …

Metcash’s grocery business dips, but its hardware chain goes strong. And other business tidbits of the day.

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GLENN DYER | COMPANIES |

Foxtel-Ten deal gives the Murdochs yet more power

Foxtel is buying a 14.9% stake in the beleaguered Ten Network, with the Murdochs again holding all the cards.

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How big oil and gas are heavying the legal groups fighting for clean water and air

Companies like Chevron, BHP Billiton, Shell, AGL and Woodside are trying to pressure the government into taking away the tax-deductible status of environmental lawyers, writes Piers Verstegen, director of the Conservation Council of WA.

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