Emotions may be a bigger contributor to heart attacks than previously believed.
Elizabeth Knight He was once Westpac’s insurance policy, but Brian Hartzer now gets his chance to step out of Gail Kelly's shadow.
Elizabeth Knight Myer is sticking to its guns that it can grow profit and sales this year despite a disappointing start in the first quarter with overall sales virtually flat compared with the same period last year -...
Elizabeth Knight Forecasting how much longer Qantas boss, Alan Joyce, would remain in his job has been something of its own cottage industry.
Elizabeth Knight Ten Network Holdings has finally confirmed the worst-kept secret in town - that it is talking to potential bidders and one of them is a consortium involving Foxtel.
Elizabeth Knight In years to come students of politics, business and public relations may well be asked to analyse two of the great business-versus-legislator/regulator battles – one involving the mining...
Elizabeth Knight While Coles has been able to improve its sales momentum, Woolworths appears to be struggling.
Elizabeth Knight Westpac chief executive Gail Kelly is upbeat that the growth the bank is experiencing in the mortgage market will continue into 2015 thanks to low interest rate demand and an upswing in new home...
Elizabeth Knight Westpac chief executive Gail Kelly is relatively upbeat about that the growth already experiencing in the mortgage market will continue into 2015 thanks to low interest rate led demand and an upswing...
Elizabeth Knight Among the group of shareholders that descended on the Gold Coast Jupiters Casino to hear the good news that their company, Echo Entertainment was hitting its financial straps following years of...
Elizabeth Knight National Australia Bank"s new chief executive Andrew Thorburn has further demonstrated the intensity of his crusade to rid the organisation of its troubled and distracting UK legacy assets and get on...
Elizabeth Knight National Australia Bank”s new chief executive Andrew Thorburn has further demonstrated the intensity of his crusade to rid the organisation of its troubled and distracting UK legacy assets and...
Elizabeth Knight What industry sector employs more Australians than construction, education or manufacturing and three times as many as mining? What function costs private industry and government a combined $250...
Elizabeth Knight Australia's giant but trouble -prone infrastructure project, the National Broadband Network declared it had rolled past 640,000 homes - an outcome that has taken five years to achieve.
Elizabeth Knight Forget the potential for another interest rate cut. It could be a long time coming. A government stimulus package for householders is a fantasy.
Elizabeth Knight There is too much smoke around the future ownership of Network Ten for there to be no fire.
Elizabeth Knight The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has lifted the veil on some decidedly unsavoury commercial practices allegedly engaged in by supermarket giant Coles.
Elizabeth Knight Commonwealth Bank boss launches his own rendition of reasons to be cheerful in an almost Pollyanna-like address on Australia's future.
Elizabeth Knight The Labor Party's plan to introduce mining tax mark III is one of the most extraordinary policy objectives in living memory.
Elizabeth Knight The newly apppointed chairman of Singtel Optus, Paul O'Sullivan, has come out fighting and it is no surprise that Telstra is where he is aiming his left hook to land.
Elizabeth Knight The iron ore market is the subject of a pincer movement – the two claws being worked by BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto.