24/07/2014 4:21 PM
Power cut compensation increased
(BBC News) People whose power is cut off for long spells during bad weather will be eligible for much higher compensation payments.
24/07/2014 3:41 PM
Atlas Iron cuts costs, factors in discount
(News.com.au) ATLAS Iron is cutting costs as it factors in discounts of up to 10pct while moving to improve productivity amid a slide in iron ore prices.
24/07/2014 3:40 PM
IAG benefits from fewer disasters
(News.com.au) LOWER-THAN-EXPECTED natural peril claims have boosted Insurance Australia Group's financial performance.
24/07/2014 3:12 PM
Households miss out on mining benefits
(News.com.au) THE mining boom has been touted as a good thing, but household incomes have not risen any faster, and their share of national income is down.
24/07/2014 3:04 PM
Bitcoin miner hails results
(News.com.au) ASX-LISTED Digital CC says bitcoin mining is yielding exceptional results, and the bitcoin system is going from strength to strength.
24/07/2014 2:39 PM
US lifts ban on flights to Tel Aviv
(BBC News) The US aviation regulator lifts its ban on US carriers flying to Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport, but warns the situation remains "very fluid".
24/07/2014 1:09 PM
Why US could dip into recession
(News.com.au) AS the US economy looks to be recovering, respected economist David Levy warns that it could be heading for another recession, prompted by others' sneezes.
24/07/2014 12:34 PM
China manufacturing growth speeds up
(BBC News) China's manufacturing activity grows at its fastest pace in 18 months in July, an initial survey by HSBC shows, the latest sign that its economy may be stabilising.
24/07/2014 12:09 PM
US offers ideas on encouraging savings
(News.com.au) SEVERAL US states are trying some novel approaches to encourage more people to save more money - in ways that don't cost the governments.