Australian Standards to Become More Widely Available
Australian standards are set to become more widely available and potentially less costly after the organisation responsible for developing and maintaining the standards announced a new...
Vic Engineer Claims Farts can be Bullying
A Melbourne engineer who claims his colleague repeatedly farted near him and "thrusted his bum" at him is hoping his bullying claim is successful on appeal.
Subbies to Lose $170 Million on Engineering Firm Collapse
Subcontractors and suppliers will not be paid any of the $170 million they are owed as a result of a major engineering firm collapse, the firm’s...
Fed, SA Govts Ink $551m Adelaide City Deal
Federal, state and local governments have inked a $551 million deal designed to boost economic growth, tourism and innovation in Adelaide.
WA Govt Axes Deal with Wave Power Company
The West Australian government has decided to stop subsidising a company that planned a wave power project in the state's south but ran out of cash.
Construction Geotechnical Risk Must be Carefully Managed
When building the $1 billion Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre in the inner northern Melbourne suburb of Parkville in 2012, construction giant Grocon was carving out a...
Gender Quota Bid for Vic Public Sector
Victoria's public service could be legally required to employ at least 40 per cent women.
Unemployment Rate Steady at 5.3% in August
Employment growth in August was twice as high as expected, keeping the nations' unemployment rate steady at 5.3 per cent for the second month in a...
ACCC Approves $13 Billion APA Takeover Bid
The competition watchdog has approved a Hong Kong consortium's $13 billion takeover bid for APA Group, Australia's biggest gas pipeline company.