Oct 21, 20164 Comments
The industry super sector has saved the Liberals from embarrassment by picking up Ausgrid in NSW, Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer write.
Myriam RobinOct 21, 20162 Comments
Did you think the SBS ad averaging bill was dead, buried and cremated? So did Save Our SBS. But the government wants to have another go.
Bernard KeaneOct 19, 20165 Comments
Restoring the ABCC should lead to improved safety in the construction industry, right? Except last time, it oversaw a rise in construction industry deaths.
Adam SchwabOct 17, 2016
Shareholders of CSL, rightly, told the board to go jump when the board proposed an enormous payrise for the CEO and directors. But don't expect to read that in the Financial Review.
Bernard KeaneOct 13, 2016
Despite an unusual effort to downplay cybersecurity risks, the Australian Cyber Security Centre's latest threat report was the basis for the usual scaremongering.
Glenn DyerOct 11, 20161 Comment
Media companies are lapping up revenue from gambling advertising, even though every dollar lost at a poker machine is a dollar a consumer can't spend elsewhere, which hurts advertising in other areas.
Bernard KeaneOct 5, 20166 Comments
MPs have limited capacity to produce what's really needed for the banks -- an independent assessment of their internal practices and culture.
Myriam RobinOct 5, 20165 Comments
Migrant workers are being exploited in all kinds of businesses, says the new head of the government's new Migrant Worker Taskforce. 7-Eleven was the tip of the iceberg.
Bernard KeaneOct 5, 20162 Comments
Got a Yahoo email account? Delete it - the NSA has been rifling through it, with the help of Yahoo itself, an explosive report has revealed.