• Why no one wants Trump’s childhood home 23 Sep 2019 14:43 Why does no one want Donald Trump’s childhood home? Picture: Realtor/Getty Nobody in New York wants to live in Donald Trump’s childhood home. And with an asking price that’s two times the Queens neighbourhood’s median sale price, who would? The modest …
  • Airport room you never knew existed 23 Sep 2019 14:38 If you think you’ve spent enough time at the airport to know what goes on there, think again. These are Aussie airports’ most surprising spaces. Remember the days when plane travel meant calculating how many times you could hit the snooze button without …
  • Greatland Gold records 'encouraging' drill results in Australia 23 Sep 2019 14:03 StockMarketWire.com - Greatland Gold said it had recorded 'encouraging' results from test drilling at its Black Hills gold and copper prospect in Western Australia state. A total of twenty holes for 5,846 metres were drilled to depths ranging from …
  • In Australia With Solar Plus Storage, You Can Now Get All Your Electricity For One Low Fixed Monthly Price 23 Sep 2019 14:02 Residential energy storage company sonnen is creating innovative solar-plus-storage products, aggregating distributed assets to create virtual power plants, and becoming an energy company that is shaking up the utility space, delighting customers in the …
  • National Veterinary Care To Acquire Veterinary Clinics In Australia And New Zealand 23 Sep 2019 13:35
  • Australia’s flu season has U.S. health officials bracing for a bad winter — and wishing for a new vaccine 23 Sep 2019 13:35 The flu season is just getting underway in North America, but if Australia’s experience with influenza is any guide, we’re in for a miserable winter. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, warned …
  • Recycling resumes across four Melbourne councils 23 Sep 2019 12:44 "More councils will be added as soon as possible." SKM abruptly stopped accepting household recycling from more than 30 councils in late July after the Environment Protection Authority ordered another SKM-linked company, Glass Recovery Services, …
  • IPSOS Metropolitan Living in Australia report: Perth the perfect place to call home 23 Sep 2019 12:33 The best places to live in Australia have been named, and Perth is right on top. If you’re in areas from City Beach to Inglewood, through Kings Park to Mosman Park - you’re in some of the best places to live in the country, according the IPSOS Metropolitan …
  • Australia’s Bancroft to return to Durham for 2020 season 23 Sep 2019 12:04 London - Australia opener Cameron Bancroft is to return to Durham for the 2020 season after impressing during his first spell with the English county side. The wicketkeeper-batsman, who played in the first two Ashes Tests in August, captained the county in …
  • Australia's David Boon agrees to officiate in Pakistan-Sri Lanka series 23 Sep 2019 11:45 The other two match-officials are Michael Gough and Joel Wilson will officiate for the first time as umpires in Pakistan. As a top-order batsman, Australia's David Boon has visited Pakistan more than once but it will be his first visit to Pakistan as a …
  • Boeing Defence Australia managing director Darren Edwards has died 23 Sep 2019 11:31 A 2017 file image of Darren Edwards. (Defence) Boeing Defence Australia managing director Darren Edwards has died. He was 51. The company confirmed the sad news in a statement on Monday. The statement said Edwards died on Sunday, September 22 2019, with …
  • Israel Folau: Sacked Australia player to make rugby league return for Tonga 23 Sep 2019 11:18 Israel Folau is to return to rugby league to play for Tonga after being sacked by the Australian rugby union team for expressing homophobic views on social media. In a statement released by the Tongan National Rugby League, Folau said: "I don't …
  • The stunning Model 3 delivery numbers that will rock Australia’s car industry 23 Sep 2019 11:15 The Driven There has been wide speculation about the exact number of Tesla Model 3 electric vehicles deliveries that have and will take place in the initial roll-out of the long-awaited car in Australia. The most recent assessment, as we reported here, was …
  • Australia's Bancroft set to stay at Durham 23 Sep 2019 10:40 By PA Media Last Updated: 23/09/19 11:26am Australia opener Cameron Bancroft is to return to Durham for the 2020 season after making a big impression during his first spell at Chester-le-Street. The 26-year-old, who opened for his country in the …
  • Dead dugong found floating in Fraser Coast creek 23 Sep 2019 10:39 A DEAD dugong has been spotted by a boatie in a creek near Poona. Ron Richard-Preston shared photos of the male sea mammal to Facebook. The images were met with speculation it could have been struck by a boat or caught in a net. Yvonne Miles, marine …
  • Israel Folau set for league return with Tonga 23 Sep 2019 10:16 Israel Folau appears set for a stunning return to rugby league after reportedly being registered to play for Tonga in their two Test matches later this year. The Tongan National Rugby League is believed to have confirmed Folau and his brother John will …
  • Vics stage unlikely revival against Tigers 23 Sep 2019 10:16 Tasmania suffered an extraordinary late batting collapse to hand one-day cup champions Victoria a one-run win at the WACA on Monday. The holders seemed certain to be heading for a second straight defeat to open the season only for Tasmania to lose 6-12 …
  • Finch hits World Cup ton as Australia dominate Sri Lanka 23 Sep 2019 10:02 LONDON: Australia captain Aaron Finch led by example, hitting a masterful century to put the World Cup holders in control of Saturday’s match against Sri Lanka at the Oval. Finch reached his ton in 97 balls with eight fours and four sixes, bringing up his …
  • Australia House committee starts 5G inquiry 23 Sep 2019 09:54 An Australian parliamentary committee has started an inquiry into the deployment, adoption and application of 5G in Australia. The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Communications and the Arts said the inquiry follows a request from the …
  • Indian scooter rider fined Rs 66,000 for riding triples in Australia 23 Sep 2019 09:53 A scooter rider pleaded ignorance to international traffic laws. He had just returned from India and thought he could continue to break regulations as is rampant on Indian roads. However, he found himself with hefty fines after he was apprehended by the …
  • Australia Is Using New Technology to Catch Drivers on Phones 23 Sep 2019 09:47 CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian state is attempting to persuade people to put down their smartphones while driving by rolling out cameras to prosecute distracted motorists. New South Wales Roads Minister Andrew Constance said Monday that Australia …
  • Hero tradie given $150,000 23 Sep 2019 09:43 A plumber who offers elderly and disabled customers free services is hoping to spread his work across the United Kingdom after receiving $150,000 in donations. A picture of James Anderson’s bill for $0 to a 91-year-old woman with leukaemia went viral after …
  • New premises expands company's footprint 23 Sep 2019 09:37 AFGRI Equipment mechanic Andrew Bojanich demonstrated some of his work procedures in the South Guildford workshop. AFGRI Equipment has a big global footprint, with 1250 people working in 40 branches that are spread across five countries and the company …
  • Relief in the west as live sheep trade resumes to the Middle East 23 Sep 2019 09:37 Western Australian sheep producers have welcomed the resumption of the live sheep trade after a temporary four-month ban during the northern hemisphere summer. Around 57,000 sheep have been loaded on the Al Messilah at Fremantle by Rural Export and Trading …
  • Navis begins $500 mln-plus sale of Australia education equipment co-sources 23 Sep 2019 09:32 * Navis Capital selling education supplier business * Bids due Oct 9 (Adds Navis Capital comment) By Paulina Duran SYDNEY, Sept 23 (Reuters) - Malaysian private equity firm Navis Capital Partners said on Monday it had put its education supplies company …
  • Australia face big first-up softball test in Olympic qualifiers 23 Sep 2019 09:31 Australia will probably start left-hander Kaia Parnaby as their pitcher against Taiwan, with Tami Stepto and Gabbie Plain also in the rotation. Two-time Olympic medallist Stacey Porter will captain the new-look side and Softball Australia performance …
  • Fiji let Australia off the hook, says coach McKee 23 Sep 2019 09:30 SAPPORO, Japan: Fiji had Australia on the ropes in their World Cup opener on Saturday but unless they learn how to close games out they will struggle to find success at test level, coach John McKee said after watching his side go down 39-21 at the Sapporo …
  • Australia joins coalition of nations urging end to US-China trade war 23 Sep 2019 09:27 The treasurer, Josh Frydenberg, has joined Australia’s voice to a coalition of nations urging the US and China to abandon their trade war, arguing the entire global economy is suffering as a result. In a pointed plea that doesn’t mention the economic …
  • 2 Malaysians detained for allegedly smuggling 1,266kg of ephedrine into Australia 23 Sep 2019 08:59 KUALA LUMPUR: Two Malaysians, including one with a student visa, were detained by Australian authorities on suspicion of being involved in the smuggling of 1,266kg of ephedrine into the country. Boxes containing the ephedrine were hidden in a container …
  • Tight finish in Boneo freestyle 23 Sep 2019 08:45 RIDERS travelled from all over Australia and New Zealand to compete at the 2019 Boneo Park Spring CDI, but it was Aussie icon Rozzie Ryan riding Jarrah R who took out the prestigious FEI Dressage World Cup Grand Prix Freestyle with a wonderful score of 70. …
  • Australia shares gain as rate cut hopes solidify; New Zealand up 23 Sep 2019 08:42 Australian shares rose on Monday, as hopes of an interest rate cut by the central bank at its October meeting firmed up following last week's dismal domestic unemployment data. The S&P/ASX 200 index rose 0.3 per cent, or 18.9 points, to close …
  • Electrical power in Australia -- from success to failure 23 Sep 2019 08:31 Our grandfathers built a low-cost reliable decentralised electricity supply for all states of Australia based mainly on black and brown coalfields -- Blair Athol, Callide, Ipswich, Sydney/Newcastle, Yallourn, Leigh Creek, and Collie. Then our fathers …
  • Australia's Toomua ready to step up at flyhalf against Wales-Dwyer 23 Sep 2019 08:27 MELBOURNE: Australia's selectors should give serious thought to starting utility Matt Toomua at flyhalf against Wales after his bright performance off the bench against Fiji, according to World Cup-winning coach Bob Dwyer. Toomua, who has played mostly …
  • Goulburn welcomes Australia’s newest citizens 23 Sep 2019 08:13 Tuesday’s citizenship ceremony was a small preview of Australia Day when 100 new citizens are expected to take their oath of allegiance in Goulburn. Photos: Goulburn Mulwaree Council. Goulburn Mulwaree Council may need a bigger venue on Australia Day 2020 …
  • Climate action march will empower change well beyond the protests 23 Sep 2019 08:13 It was a thrilling, energised day. There was no violence, no arrests, protesters even took home their own garbage. Photo: George Tsotsos. The climate change march on Friday attracted large numbers of protestors, but what is its lasting impact? Kirsten …
  • Editorial: Welcome back Sydney Star Observer! 23 Sep 2019 08:06 The Sydney Star Observer is back after a seven year hiatus It’s been seven years since the Sydney Star Observer masthead was retired and rolled in with Melbourne’s Southern Star newspaper to create a national title. There were economic reasons for that …
  • Tassie rip through Vics in the west 23 Sep 2019 07:57 Victoria's all-star batting order failed to fire at the WACA to leave Tasmania chasing a modest victory target in the one-day cup match on Monday. After suffering a hefty 125-run defeat against Western Australia to open the season on Saturday, the Vics …
  • Aboriginal groups reject cashless cards 23 Sep 2019 07:57 Aboriginal organisations have condemned cashless welfare cards and plans to expand their use nationally, labelling them racist and discriminatory at a Senate inquiry. The federal Coalition is trying to expand the use of the cashless welfare cards across …
  • Israel Folau set for shock rugby return 23 Sep 2019 07:56 Israel Folau is set to lace up the boots and make a shock return to rugby despite ongoing legal fight with Rugby Australia. The star player’s return to rugby league will be with the Tonga national team in the Pacific nation’s clash with Great Britain later …
  • Australia uses new technology to catch drivers on phones 23 Sep 2019 07:52 CANBERRA, Australia — An Australian state is attempting to persuade the public to put down their smartphones while driving by rolling out cameras to prosecute distracted motorists. New South Wales Roads Minister Andrew Constance said Monday that Australia’ …
  • Australia Private Sector Expands In September 23 Sep 2019 07:47 Australia's private sector returned to positive territory in September, survey data from IHS Markit showed on Monday. The Commonwealth Bank of Australia flash composite output index rose to 51.9 in September from 49.3 in August. Any score above 50 …
  • Australia coach slams Fiji over Hodge citing at Rugby World Cup 23 Sep 2019 07:46 Australia coach Michael Cheika accused Fiji of going behind his back on Monday after they referred Wallaby wing Reece Hodge for disciplinary action over a heavy tackle which left Peceli Yato concussed. Cheika said he found it "disappointing" that …
  • Invisible Crime - The Story That Had To Be Told 23 Sep 2019 07:45 Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size As a subscriber, we'd like to let you know about The Invisible Crime series - a large multimedia journalism series that includes print articles, online pieces and a short feature documentary (the …
  • Enough evidence to support introduction of pill testing in NSW, inquiry told 23 Sep 2019 07:44 His job as a doctor was to ensure people could get home to "their mummies and daddies". Loading If the debate focused on "more of that, [rather] than making a moral judgment, you would have a much safer festival environment", he said. …
  • Bangladesh draw 2-2 with stronger Australia 23 Sep 2019 07:40 DHAKA:  Bangladesh Under-16 Women’s Football team earned a creditable 2-2 goal draw against strong Australia in their third and last group A match of the AFC U-16 Women’s Championship. The match held at IPE Chonburi Stadium in Chonburi of Thailand on …
  • Trump visits Ohio factory with Australia’s prime minister, touts economy 23 Sep 2019 07:30 This post was originally published on this site President Trump visited Ohio, a state essential to his 2020 reelection strategy, with Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison, taking the stage at a recycled-paper factory Sunday evening to highlight the …
  • Churchill Fellowship takes eight locals overseas 23 Sep 2019 07:20 Churchill Fellowship winner Farzana Choudhury. Photo: Holly Treadaway EIGHT Canberrans will head overseas and explore some of the most most pressing and emerging challenges Australia is facing after being awarded the Churchill Fellowship today (September …
  • Slingsby steers Team Australia to $US1 million SailGP win 23 Sep 2019 07:05 Outteridge led for most of the high-stakes contest before the Australian crew whistled past the Japanese foiling F50 catamaran at 33 knots (61km/h) by the barest of margins on the final lap. It put an exclamation mark on their dominance in a series …
  • Climate action protests inspire federal government to change policy – NOT 23 Sep 2019 07:00 Were you hoping Friday’s student-led climate action protests would act as wake-up call to the federal government? This is how many changes to policy Australia’s minister for energy and emissions reductions Angus Taylor has announced so far in response: …
  • Climate emergency means we ALL need emergency plans 23 Sep 2019 07:00 Australia’s famous feast and famine weather cycle is more extreme than either recent or paleo-climatology studies can show it was in the past, so it’s not like we can say we aren’t warned. The bushfire season started earlier this year in New South Wales …
  • Thus Spake Mungo: The grovel-a-thon 23 Sep 2019 07:00 And so back to Mark Latham’s conga line of suck holes – Scott Morrison goes to Washington. The regular obeisance is hardly unexpected, but it is no less embarrassing for that. Morrison has made it clear that the main purpose of his visit is to schmooze. He …
  • Australia resumes live sheep exports after ban lifted 23 Sep 2019 06:59 SYDNEY: Australia has lifted a temporary ban on controversial live sheep exports, with the first ship due to depart for the Middle East this week with about 60,000 animals on board. The live export trade has been under scrutiny since horrific footage of …
  • Funds for Clarke funeral after WA shooting 23 Sep 2019 06:52 Almost $10,000 has been raised by the community to pay for the funeral of an Aboriginal woman who was shot dead by a policeman in Western Australia's Mid West last week. Joyce Clarke, 29, was allegedly armed with a knife when a constable shot her on …
  • Biotech company Osteopore makes ASX debut 23 Sep 2019 06:52 Osteopore shares have surged on the Perth- and Singapore-based biotech's ASX debut following a $5.25 million initial public offering. Osteopore shares closed at 72.5 cents, more three and a half times their initial public offering price of 20 cents. …
  • Why Jacinda Ardern didn't get a Trump banquet, but Australia's Scott Morrison did 23 Sep 2019 05:57 ANALYSIS: Last Tuesday, the Beehive announced that Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern had scored a meeting with the leader of the free world. A 20 minute bilateral with US President Donald Trump on the sidelines of this week's UN general assembly in New …
  • Petrol prices soar as school break starts 23 Sep 2019 05:47 A rise in wholesale petrol prices means drivers could be feeling the pinch at the bowser as school holidays begin. With school holidays having already started in Melbourne - and the AFL Grand Final approaching - CommSec analysts suggested Melburnians leave …
  • Despite pledges of eternal mateship, US and Australia not on song on China 23 Sep 2019 05:28 Of course, in relation to current US/China tensions, Morrison in Washington also stressed the importance, yet again, of China playing by the rules in international trade. There could be no "special rules", he said, as countries develop and …
  • WA mining jobs at record levels but gender pay gap stays 'worst in Australia' 23 Sep 2019 05:28 South Australia has the lowest gender pay gap, which sits at 9.2 per cent. The national gender pay gap is 14 per cent. "The 2019 Women’s Report Card offers a sobering insight into the scale of the challenges faced by women – they are still at …
  • Australia condemns 'deeply disturbing' Chinese footage of blindfolded Uyghurs 23 Sep 2019 05:28 Updated September 23, 2019 15:11:41 Australia's Foreign Minister and members of the Uyghur community have condemned a "deeply disturbing" and "horrifying" video of Uyghurs in China's Xinjiang that has surfaced online. Key points …
  • Behind closed doors: Australia pushes reputation as world’s leading fossil fuel dealer 23 Sep 2019 05:21 Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has opted to spend his time with US President Donald Trump to take a tour of a box factory owned by a Liberal Party donor, instead of attending the UN climate leaders summit in New York – not surprising as new …
  • China’s love affair with Australia fizzles 23 Sep 2019 05:17 Australia is losing its appeal for Chinese tourists and students as the harmful trade war between the US and Beijing, paired with a slowing economy at home, spooks them into staying put. The number of visitors from China increased just over 1% in the 12 …
  • ‘Comparable to gunshot wound’: Man killed by airbag shrapnel, inquest told 23 Sep 2019 05:16 On Monday, an inquest at the NSW Coroners Court was told the car had a defective Takata airbag inflator, which has been associated with 20 deaths and 230 injuries around the world. Mr Ngo is the only person in Australia known to have died from a defective …
  • The Latest: Australia coach critical of Fiji over citing 23 Sep 2019 05:13 TOKYO — The Latest on Day 4 of the Rugby World Cup in Japan (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has been critical of Fiji for referring a tackle by Australian winger Reece Hodge to the citing committee following their Pool D opener …
  • Review into Australia's Public Service now awaits government response 23 Sep 2019 04:57 After considering 755 submissions and 814 online comments; holding more than 400 meetings, workshops, and information sessions in communities across every state and territory; and conducting numerous surveys and research, the final report of the review …
  • Australia coach Cheika confident Hodge will be cleared 23 Sep 2019 04:52 By Lucien Libert CHIBA, Japan (Reuters) – Wallabies coach Michael Cheika believes winger Reece Hodge will be cleared of having carried out a dangerous tackle in Australia’s opening World Cup match when he faces a judicial panel this week. The incident was …
  • Rugby: Referee low five with Fiji player stokes criticism in Australia 23 Sep 2019 04:36 TOKYO: A congratulatory "low five" shared between referee Ben O'Keeffe and a Fiji player during the Pacific islanders' World Cup opener against the Wallabies has been criticised by Australian media and invited further scrutiny on …
  • Climate change a growing risk to Australia's mortgage market, warns Moody's 23 Sep 2019 04:20 Following last week's global protests and this week's United Nations climate summit, the Moody's research is the latest sign of the focus in the investment world on the financial risks created by climate change. Moody's said that in the …
  • Australia does not rule out handing over human rights lawyer to Indonesia 23 Sep 2019 04:09 Australia has refused to rule out handing over a well-respected human rights lawyer, who specialises in West Papuan matters, to Indonesian authorities. Veronica Koman is being threatened with an Interpol red notice, which is due to be issued Wednesday, if …
  • Australia Peddles Back on Persian Gulf Mission 23 Sep 2019 04:08
  • Trump visits Ohio factory with Australia's prime minister, touts economy 23 Sep 2019 04:08 The president spoke alongside Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison in Ohio regarding job creation and the U.S. economy, as well as the country's alliance with Australia. President Trump visited Ohio, a state essential to his 2020 reelection …
  • Taylor Swift Cancels Australia Horse Race Gig Amid Animal Activist Uproar 23 Sep 2019 04:01 Taylor Swift has canceled a November performance at Australia’s Melbourne Cup horse racing event that had drawn outcry from animal rights activists. After the Victoria Racing Club, the event’s organizer, announced Swift’s participation on Sept. 12, various …
  • Cash counterfeiting now an online affair: Reserve Bank of Australia 23 Sep 2019 03:52 Law enforcement and central banks have never been shy about noting increases in the capabilities and quality of modern printers and scanners to more easily and cheaply forge cash, but Australia’s central bank reckons fake currency distribution has now …
  • Australia’s main grid copes just fine with minimal amount of coal 23 Sep 2019 03:33 Everyone in a complex system has a slightly different interpretation. The more interpretations we gather, the easier it becomes to gain a sense of the whole. (Margaret J. Wheatley) NEM copes well with multiple coal units off line Last week, three out of …
  • Commonwealth Bank: Australia is well-positioned to be a leader in cyber 23 Sep 2019 03:22 Australia has the opportunity to take advantage of the current global climate and solidify itself as a leader in cybersecurity, according to Brendan Hopper, general manager of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia's (CBA) cybersecurity centre. Speaking at …
  • Commonwealth Bank Of Australia Announces Issue Of AUD 100 Mln Worth Of Subordinated Notes 23 Sep 2019 02:30
  • President Donald J. Trump Is Celebrating Our Long and Steadfast Friendship with Australia 23 Sep 2019 02:25 Details Written by IVN Washington, DC - "The relationship we have with Australia is a terrific relationship, and probably stronger now than ever before." ~ President Donald J. Trump CELEBRATING A FRIENDSHIP: President Donald J. Trump is …
  • Silver Ferns stick with World Cup formula for Australia 23 Sep 2019 02:20 Meanwhile, former New Zealand defender and coach Yvonne Willering, and Australian Jane Woodlands-Thompson will serve as assistant coaches for the tour, with regular Deb Fuller unavailable for the series.  "Yvonne and Jane are master coaches," …
  • Taurua calls upon new faces to take on Australia 23 Sep 2019 02:02 Silver Ferns head coach Noeline Taurua has included two new faces to her Netball World Cup-winning side to face the Australian Diamonds next month. Defender Michaela Sokolich-Beatson comes in for Casey Kopua who announced her retirement from all netball at …
  • Australia shares gain on rate cut prospects; NZ up 23 Sep 2019 01:56 * Weak jobs data continues to fuel rate cut hopes * IOOF biggest gainer on Aussie index after court case dismissal * Miners and energy stocks support benchmark By Rashmi Ashok Sept 23 (Reuters) - Australian shares rose on Monday, boosted by rising bets the …
  • Vietnamese start-up challenge concludes in Australia 23 Sep 2019 00:58 Accordingly, the Sister Bag team won the competition with Made-in-Vietnam handbag project, looking to bring eco-friendly and handmade fashionable products to consumers via online channel. UAVS President Nguyen Duong Nguyen said it is the first time a start …
  • Graph of the Day: Brown coal generation hits record low in Australia 23 Sep 2019 00:55 The level of brown coal generation in Australia hit a record low over the weekend – falling to just 2146.4 MW at 1.05pm on Saturday, as numerous generation units remained out of service. The absence of so many units – at Loy Yang A and Yalllourn – were due …
  • Trump visits 2 key states with leaders of India, Australia 23 Sep 2019 00:19
  • Trump, Australia PM Scott Morrison visit Ohio, praise U.S. economy 23 Sep 2019 00:08 President Trump highlighted the resurgence of U.S. manufacturing Sunday night during a stop in Ohio with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Visiting a Pratt Industries paper manufacturing plant in Wapakoneta, Ohio, Mr. Trump took credit for cutting …
  • Quad to meet: Foreign Ministers of India, US, Japan and Australia 23 Sep 2019 00:05 US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets with Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar (File Photo/AP/PTI) A YEAR after India refused to upgrade its Quadrilateral grouping with the US, Australia and Japan to the level of Foreign Secretaries, the …
  • Northern Trust Becomes Member of the Reserve Bank of Australia's High Value Clearing System 22 Sep 2019 23:48 Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) announced today it has become a member of Australia's High Value Clearing System. Northern Trust will now process and settle its own high value payment obligations on a real-time gross settlement basis via the Reserve Bank …
  • Trump visits 2 key states with leaders of India, Australia 22 Sep 2019 23:35 Deb Riechmann, Associated Press Updated 4:26 pm PDT, Sunday, September 22, 2019 Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump shake hands after introductions during the "Howdi Modi" event Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019, at NRG Stadium in …
  • EXPLAINED: Lockyer town in top 100 in Australia for rentals 22 Sep 2019 23:32 GATTON is one of the strongest performing rental areas in Australia, a report has revealed. The CoreLogic Top Rental Performers Report was released this week, listing the top 100 best performing suburbs in Australia. Gatton ranked 30th in Queensland, and …
  • Risks to Australia's financial stability from housing has "abated somewhat" -regulators 22 Sep 2019 22:52 SYDNEY, Sept 23 (Reuters) - The potential for risks to Australia’s financial stability from falling housing prices in Sydney and Melbourne has abated somewhat, with home values rising in recent months, the Council of Financial Regulators said on Monday in …
  • Apple's new Netflix-style video game service is finally here, and it's only $5 a month — here are the Apple Arcade games not to miss - Business Insider Australia 22 Sep 2019 22:03 For $US5 per month, Apple Arcade offers more than 100 video games on iPhone, iPad, MacOS, Apple TV and iPod Touch – without any microtransactions or ads. Apple launched the subscription service on September 19 alongside its iOS 13 update, and its exclusive …
  • Flower exporters face tighter Australia rules 22 Sep 2019 21:47 Sunday, September 22, 2019 22:00 By GERALD ANDAE A worker on a flower farm in Naivasha. Australia demands completely pest-free flower exports to that country. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Kenyan flower farms will have to acquire special permits from their buyers in …
  • Skipper Tom Slingsby steers Team Australia to SailGP win 22 Sep 2019 21:40 Marseille: Team Australia skipper Tom Slingsby overcame an error at the start and passed Team Japan's Nathan Outteridge approaching the penultimate mark to clinch the $1.5 million SailGP championship race in Marseille on Sunday. Team Australia …
  • ‘APPALLED’: Australia’s top soldier angrily slams Afghan war accusation 22 Sep 2019 21:06 The country’s most celebrated soldier has been accused of a shocking act against a handcuffed Afghan soldier following a major investigation by Australian reporters. Last night 60 Minutes revealed “the unpalatable truth about a group of men Australians …
  • Nigeria, Australia Partner On Safer Building Construction 22 Sep 2019 19:51   In a collaborative effort to improve the methodology and technology of building construction, the Nigerian Institute of Building has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Australian Institute of Building. The MoU, which was signed in Sydney, …
  • Australia offers Trump little commitment on Iran: PM 22 Sep 2019 19:34 “There was no discussion about anything else,” Morrison, who made a state visit to the White House, told journalists, according to a transcript, Reuters reported. “There was an appreciation of our involvement in that particular operation which … I remind …
  • Why Paul Hogan still can't call Australia home 22 Sep 2019 19:32 Posted September 23, 2019 04:59:27 To many people Paul Hogan is the quintessential Australian. He embodies many of the qualities people associate with Australia — irreverence, friendliness, lack of pretention — and was largely responsible for selling that …
  • Updated Card For WWE’s Australia Tour 22 Sep 2019 17:05 – WWE has an updated card for their shows next month in Australia. According to PWInsider, the following matches are being advertised for the tour which runs from October 21st through the 23rd: * Roman Reigns vs. Erick Rowan * WWE Championship Match: Kofi …
  • After 100 years, Australia’s Great Ocean Road is feeling the strain 22 Sep 2019 16:16 Victoria’s Great Ocean Road clocked up a century on Thursday, but the world famous tourist drive is fighting for survival amid dual threats of climate change and over-popularity. Famous for its limestone cliffs, surf breaks and rainforests, the 242km …
  • Australia wing Reece Hodge cited for tackle on Fiji’s Peceli Yato 22 Sep 2019 15:58 The Australia wing Reece Hodge may miss the rest of the World Cup after he was cited for his controversial tackle on Fiji’s Peceli Yato. He will face a disciplinary hearing in Tokyo this week and if found guilty he can expect a ban that would jeopardise …
  • WeWork is undergoing an exodus of top staffers. Here's everyone who's left the company this summer. - Business Insider Australia 22 Sep 2019 15:33 More than a dozen of WeWork‘s top officials have left the company in recent months amid reports of internal complaints and uncertainty surrounding its IPO plans. The shared-workspace provider delayed its stock-market listing this week amid lacking interest …
  • The Rugby World Cup 2pm headlines as England and Ireland coast to wins, while Australia star cited ahead of Wales showdown 22 Sep 2019 15:11 It has been another action-packed day at the World Cup, with plenty of tries on the field of play and lots of developments off it. Here are the main headlines this afternoon from out in Japan as Wales prepare for their own Pool D opener against Georgia on …