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Nuclear industry optimistic as mines shutter and costs blow out

Nuclear industry optimistic as mines shutter and costs blow out

All's well in nuclear power, the industry insists, as further delays and cost blowouts hit new reactors.

Will Nine shareholders start to move against this merger?

Will Nine shareholders start to move against this merger?

Enthusiasm for the major media merger of last week has already waned. What will happen next?

Cheering the Nine-Fairfax deal requires some serious amnesia

Cheering the Nine-Fairfax deal requires some serious amnesia

A reading of the history of Australian media mergers and takeovers shows that the highest value is always on the first day. After that, it's all downhill.

Independent report confirms we're paying a Turnbull Tax on broadband

Independent report confirms we're paying a Turnbull Tax on broadband

The failings of the NBN — and the high cost Australians are paying for Malcolm Turnbull's mishandling of it — have now been confirmed independently.

Quality journalism is collateral damage in Nine-Fairfax merger

Quality journalism is collateral damage in Nine-Fairfax merger

The takeover of Fairfax by Nine will be camouflaged by executives as necessary for the sake of quality journalism, when the truth is the opposite.

Welcome to Costello's new old media empire

Welcome to Costello's new old media empire

Nine's takeover of Fairfax will lead to more cuts to journalism and a senior Liberal presiding over the biggest media company in the country.

AFR poster boy ends up at the bottom of investor list

AFR poster boy ends up at the bottom of investor list

Mike Kane, CEO of Boral, has found himself in some undesirable company according to the Australian Financial Review.

Could potential ABC review head have a conflict of interest?

Could potential ABC review head have a conflict of interest?

The mooted head of a review into the ABC is also involved with a quest for a billion-dollar government contract, raising the prospect of a perceived conflict of interest.

Industry super dominance now an open embarrassment to business

Industry super dominance now an open embarrassment to business

Yet again, industry super funds have dominated the ranks of the best superannuation performers. What on earth are the big banks doing?

Australian consumers need shows like The Checkout

Australian consumers need shows like The Checkout

At the end of the day it's Australian citizens and consumers who pay for Liberal cuts to the ABC.