Business

Sun 16 Dec 2018

How new social media guidelines will save kids

premium_icon How new social media guidelines will save kids

SOCIAL media giants such as Facebook, Google and Twitter are under mounting pressure to stamp out harmful behaviour online as part of a government crackdown. The...

Sat 15 Dec 2018

Two Gympie graduates get OP1 scores, region performs well

premium_icon Two Gympie graduates get OP1 scores, region performs well

71 per cent of St Patrick's students got a Top 10 score.

Franchisee sues Domino’s for $6.1m

premium_icon Franchisee sues Domino’s for $6.1m

A QLD franchisee claims he was told his Domino’s store would make $100,000 a week. Last week it made just $34,000. Now he’s taking them to court.

Unpaid workers had to use credit cards to feed families

premium_icon Unpaid workers had to use credit cards to feed families

A QLD tour bus operator has been fined more than $160,000 after it admitted to underpaying workers by $43,000 and engaging in ‘sham contracting’.

Unexpected sell out in Aldi Dyson frenzy

Unexpected sell out in Aldi Dyson frenzy

DYSON vacuum cleaners were the big-ticket item at Aldi stores this morning, but surprisingly it was another item that people were scrambling for.

Housing crash: ‘Perfect’ houses nobody will buy

Housing crash: ‘Perfect’ houses nobody will buy

THEY'RE brand new “dream homes” perfect for Aussie families — but there’s an unexpected reason why these properties won’t sell.

‘I think they will go to $55 by Christmas’

‘I think they will go to $55 by Christmas’

IF you’re after a few king prawns to put on your table this Christmas, you may need to dig a little deeper or change your lunch menu.

Meet the fashion twins inspiring older women

Meet the fashion twins inspiring older women

Empowering women is all in a day’s work for the Gold Coast’s most stylish twins who gain the most satisfaction from inspiring women in their 40s to 50s.

The Mercedes-Benz CLS has sexy silhouette with a savage six

The Mercedes-Benz CLS has sexy silhouette with a savage six

The Mercedes-Benz CLS450 is a blend of coupe and saloon offers classic modern lines combined with a tech-savvy six-cylinder.

Last of six siblings to graduate daycare in 17 years

premium_icon Last of six siblings to graduate daycare in 17 years

A daycare graduation felt like "leaving home" for Dee Voller, who has now watched all six of her children farewell the same facility across 17 years.

The bee's knees in eco wraps reduces plastic in the home

premium_icon The bee's knees in eco wraps reduces plastic in the home

Matt and Geraldine Devine created their beautiful and biodegradable alternative to using plastic in the home.

THIS IS ME: Aimee Sherriff, The Powerhouse Collective

premium_icon THIS IS ME: Aimee Sherriff, The Powerhouse Collective

Aimee Sherriff is the Founder of The Powerhouse Collective in Noosa, Australia's only business development and community space for women in business.

Sneaky move that drains your battery

Sneaky move that drains your battery

Android phone owners have been warned to delete a bunch of apps that drain battery life — and could land you with a big phone bill.

Legal action over ‘fake’ tradie reviews

premium_icon Legal action over ‘fake’ tradie reviews

Thousands of tradies allegedly faked customer reviews to publish five-star ratings of their work online, a court has been told.

Lead poisoning pushes return to pottery wheel

premium_icon Lead poisoning pushes return to pottery wheel

She didn't touch clay for 20 years. Now it's her business.

16 multi-million dollar projects coming in Gympie in 2019

premium_icon 16 multi-million dollar projects coming in Gympie in 2019

Hot on the heels of rapid economic growth in 2018, next year promises to deliver work on a range of multi-million dollar projects across the region.

Fri 14 Dec 2018

Judge's damning assessment of NAB's role in Walton collapse

premium_icon Judge's damning assessment of NAB's role in Walton collapse

Judge finds NAB acted in its own interest without thought for those who would be hurt

The 19 Sunshine Coast projects set to define 2019

premium_icon The 19 Sunshine Coast projects set to define 2019

Major projects reshaping the Sunshine Coast are finally within reach after months and in some cases years in the making.

Fund manager snaps up Ipswich shopping centre

premium_icon Fund manager snaps up Ipswich shopping centre

THE new owner of an suburban Ipswich shopping centre will embark on the refurbishment of its speciality shops area.

Packer’s Crown wins $2bn Barangaroo view row

premium_icon Packer’s Crown wins $2bn Barangaroo view row

James Packer’s Crown and Lendlease have won their battle to save their views from developments at South Barangaroo to the Harbour Bridge and Opera House.

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