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Seven cosies-up to News Corp as the Murdochs' influence continues unabated

Seven cosies-up to News Corp as the Murdochs' influence continues unabated

After years of pushing back against News Corp, Seven West Media has thrown in the towel and announced plans to deepen commercial ties.

NBN bombshell: new report shows network a nightmare for business

NBN bombshell: new report shows network a nightmare for business

Businesses switching over to the NBN faced weeks of lost services, an inability to resolve complaints and major impacts on their operations, new data shows.

In appeasing the right, Turnbull veers hard left

In appeasing the right, Turnbull veers hard left

Malcolm Turnbull has embraced a hardline interventionist policy in the energy sector — one that would have had critics howling about socialism if Labor had done the same.

With Seven West shares flying off the shelf, is there a deal in the works?

With Seven West shares flying off the shelf, is there a deal in the works?

Media and business followers will be keeping an ear to the ground for any rumblings of a Seven West Media deal, following a week of intense share trading.

Telstra and News Corp profit reports don't paint a pretty picture for Foxtel

Telstra and News Corp profit reports don't paint a pretty picture for Foxtel

New profit reports from News Corp and Telstra indicate that Foxtel's subscriber base is still fraught, and things will probably get worse before they get better.

Retail super fund horror show requires compensation

Retail super fund horror show requires compensation

The royal commission has shown that things in the retail super fund are far, far worse than suspected.

Telstra caught in a perfect storm as 5G and the NBN threaten major disruption

Telstra caught in a perfect storm as 5G and the NBN threaten major disruption

Telstra has failed, in the past, to take advantage of its position as the essential core of a networked world. How will they survive the next technological onslaught?

Banking parasites reveal more about our broken system than any racist speech

Banking parasites reveal more about our broken system than any racist speech

To see the truth about our broken political system, it's worth watching the banking royal commission, not Canberra.

What would it take to convince Nine to spare Fairfax's papers?

What would it take to convince Nine to spare Fairfax's papers?

Fairfax's full-year results show that metro papers aren't faring terribly, but it will take more than that to convince Nine to keep them.

Big corporations wield political power in way that eludes our economic watchdog

Big corporations wield political power in way that eludes our economic watchdog

In taking a purely economic approach to banking competition, the Productivity Commission failed to recognise the politics of big companies.