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Tabcorp folds on UK gaming venture with News Corp

Tabcorp folds on UK gaming venture with News Corp

Australian gaming giant Tabcorp will pay $71 million to Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation to shut down the gambling site Sun Bets.

  • by Nick Toscano

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'Won't exactly be smooth sailing': Union strife deepens on $6.7b tunnel

'Won't exactly be smooth sailing': Union strife deepens on $6.7b tunnel

The deal for workers on the West Gate Tunnel project was already causing problems now a significant supplier has union trouble.

  • by Nick Toscano
Pubs to get greater share of pokies under rule change

Pubs to get greater share of pokies under rule change

A long-standing arrangement splitting Victoria's poker machines evenly between pubs and clubs has been quietly axed.

  • by Nick Toscano & Daniel Cherny
'Deeply sorry': Cosmetics chain Lush admits to underpaying thousands of staff

'Deeply sorry': Cosmetics chain Lush admits to underpaying thousands of staff

The cosmetics giant has launched a national back-pay scheme valued at $2 million.

  • by Nick Toscano & Maddison Leach
Life Savers lollies back in Australian hands

Life Savers lollies back in Australian hands

The classic Australian lollies are set to return to Australian ownership and will again be manufactured locally.

  • by Nick Toscano
Sportsbet wins first round in fight with rival over naming rights

Sportsbet wins first round in fight with rival over naming rights

Australia's most popular online bookmaker, Sportsbet, has won temporary legal orders blocking rival CrownBet from changing its name to 'Sportingbet.

  • by Nick Toscano
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Casino regulator snubs whistleblower in Crown probe, says MP

Casino regulator snubs whistleblower in Crown probe, says MP

A review into Crown Resorts' suitability to hold its lucrative casino operating licence has been completed without hearing from a whistleblower.

  • by Nick Toscano
Government seeks jail threat for cancer faker Belle Gibson

Government seeks jail threat for cancer faker Belle Gibson

Authorities are seeking the power to charge disgraced wellness author Belle Gibson with contempt of court — an offence that carries possible jail time.

  • by Nick Toscano
Jobs fears halt action on water heater emissions

Jobs fears halt action on water heater emissions

A proposed ban on high-emitting water heaters in Victoria has been suddenly delayed following pressure from Australian manufacturers.

  • by Nick Toscano
'Blindsided': Tensions boil over Victorian water heater ban

'Blindsided': Tensions boil over Victorian water heater ban

Australian manufacturers say they have been “blindsided” by a proposed ban on higher-emitting water heaters.

  • by Nick Toscano
Major Aussie companies holding back as hack continues to haunt PageUp

Major Aussie companies holding back as hack continues to haunt PageUp

PageUp insists the data breach nightmare is largely behind it, but some corporate clients are remaining cautious.

  • by Nick Toscano