On the largest island in the Great Barrier Reef, $80 billion of LNG terminals are helping feed China's hunger for energy. The next major construction project may appeal to its tourists.
Dominic White and Max Mason Nine would reduce its bill for the TV rights to the NRL by about $300 million over five years, under a proposed deal with News Corp, it is believed.
Brian Robins Strong global demand for Australian infrastructure has delivered the NSW government a record $10.26 billion from the sale of one of its power networks.
Local shares are poised to open little changed as the commodities selloff eased at least for the moment.
Max Mason and Dominic White The National Rugby League is poised to announce a historic rights agreement with Fox Sports, with the News Corp-owned pay-television broadcaster believed to have acquired the rights to the crucial Saturday night game from the free-to-air rights holder Nine Entertainment Co for around $175 million as part of the five-year deal.
John Collett Shoppers looking to nab some deeply discounted Christmas presents have a big opportunity starting this Friday.
Carolyn Cummins Having spent many years trying to keep his annual general meetings as quick and painless as possible, retail icon, Gerry Harvey, was forced to ensure an hour-long wait, while the votes were counted for the remuneration report poll.
Stephen Cauchi Record lows for iron ore prices, coupled with unsettled global sentiment, weighed on the Australian sharemarket Wednesday.
Simon Johanson Sydney billionaire property developer Lang Walker has put his vast Collins Square project in Melbourne's Docklands on the market with price expectations believed to be around $2.5 billion.
Patrick Commins and Mark Mulligan The Reserve Bank of Australia governor's comments that economists should "chill out" on the prospects for a rate move next week helped buoy the Aussie dollar.