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Charter Hall flags $100m expansion in education centres

Charter Hall flags $100m expansion in education centres

Charter Hall has flagged a $100 million capital raising to fund the purchase of a portfolio of 13 early learning centres.

  • by Carolyn Cummins

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Wesfarmers aims its firepower in an unusual and risky direction
Opinion
Rare earths

Wesfarmers aims its firepower in an unusual and risky direction

A $1.5 billion bid for a rare earths producer facing an existential challenge is Rob Scott’s unexpected initial target.

  • by Stephen Bartholomeusz
Apple's not building a Netflix-killer. It's got something bigger in mind
Analysis
Apple

Apple's not building a Netflix-killer. It's got something bigger in mind

On face value, Apple's latest product launch might have seemed underwhelming - but it may have been its most significant in years. 

  • by John McDuling
'It was his name and his promise': Ex-Fox News host changed careers - now his new clients want their money back
Property investment

'It was his name and his promise': Ex-Fox News host changed careers - now his new clients want their money back

After walking away from Fox News in 2017, Clayton Morris wanted to help regular people achieve "financial freedom."

  • by Matthew Goldstein
Boeing still owes the world some answers
Opinion
Boeing crisis

Boeing still owes the world some answers

What began as a tragedy is starting to look like something worse.

  • by Timothy Lavin and Clive Crook
Wesfarmers in surprise $1.5b bid for rare earths miner
Mining

Wesfarmers in surprise $1.5b bid for rare earths miner

Wesfarmers has surprised the market with a $1.5 billion conditional offer for Lynas Corp.

  • by Darren Gray
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Kathmandu lifts profit despite disappointing Christmas
Fashion retail

Kathmandu lifts profit despite disappointing Christmas

But the adventure apparel chain flagged a second-half margin dip, with promotions planned in Australia and New Zealand.

  • by Stuart Condie
Coles brings in robot supermarket Ocado for online overhaul
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Supermarkets

Coles brings in robot supermarket Ocado for online overhaul

Ocado's warehouses are run by an army of small robots, which pluck individual grocery items from a vertical stacking system and load them into customer's order boxes.

  • by Patrick Hatch
Boeing readies free 737 MAX software fix as families wait for crash report
Boeing crisis

Boeing readies free 737 MAX software fix as families wait for crash report

Boeing will provide airlines that have bought the 737 MAX with free software upgrades as it takes steps to get the grounded fleet back in the air.

  • by Eric M. Johnson and Clement Uwiringiyimana
Apple wheels out Oprah, Spielberg at streaming TV, news product launch
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Apple

Apple wheels out Oprah, Spielberg at streaming TV, news product launch

Apple has unveiled long-awaited details of its strategy to produce original television shows and movies, alongside new subscription products in news and video gaming.

  • by John McDuling
Adani plays down 'knee-jerk' reaction to Chinese coal threats
Mining

Adani plays down 'knee-jerk' reaction to Chinese coal threats

There is more than enough demand on the horizon to justify coal developments, says Adani Australia mining boss.

  • by Mathew Dunckley