x-Leighton Exec in Court over Payments
Lawyers for outgoing Primary Health Care chief executive Peter Gregg have appeared in court over allegations he falsified documents when working for Leighton Holdings in relation...
Leighton Under ASIC Investigation
Australia’s corporate watchdog has launched a major investigation into allegations into the conduct of senior executives and directors at CIMIC Group (formerly Leighton Holdings) amid allegations...
ASIC Starts Legal Action Against Hochtief
Australia's corporate regulator has started legal action in the federal court against German construction group Hochtief for insider trading.
Leighton Exec Leaves for Seymour Whyte
John Kirkwood has been appointed head of Brisbane-based engineering and construction firm Seymour Whyte.
Shareholders Vote to Change Leighton to CIMIC Group
Construction giant Leighton insists its history is not being rejected despite changing its name amid allegations of foreign corruption.
Joe Hockey Approves Sale of John Holland to Chinese
China Communications Construction Company subsidiary CCCC International last December made a bid of around $1.15 billion to buy engineering construction firm John Holland from Spanish-controlled Australian-listed...
Leighton Wins $US608m Qatar Contract
Construction giant Leighton Holdings has won a $US608 million ($A800.26 million) contract to build the world's largest reinforced concrete reservoirs in Qatar.
Name Change to Provide Clean, Fresh Start for Leighton
Leighton Holdings has confirmed it will change its name to CIMIC Group as the construction group try's to distance itself from corruption allegations.
New Management Lift Leighton’s Profit
Asset sales by the new management of construction giant Leighton have boosted annual profit and offset lower earnings from its mining operations.