Major manufacturers are warning the gas shortage is crippling the industry and have called for urgent action to divert gas to the domestic market.
Darren Gray New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra, the world's biggest dairy cooperative and a major exporter, has lodged a bid for the Australia's largest dairy processor the troubled Murray Goulburn.
Patrick Commins Westpac's veteran chief economist Bill Evans is unconvinced by the recent excited chatter about RBA rate rises, saying there is a case for no hikes until 2020.
Sarah Turner Shares ended Monday's session with mild gains, as early strength faded along with share prices in the banking sector.
Jessica Sier The prospect of higher interest rates isn't spooking global investors, but something else has Australian shares the most "underweighted" index in the region.
Cole Latimer Protesters urge AGL to continue with plans to shut down its Liddell power station.
Simon Johanson, Elizabeth Knight Veteran retailer and billionaire Solomon Lew has lashed out at "unrealistic" property landlords, saying more stores would close if they didn't cut rents.
Sarah Turner Markets have reacted coolly to a surprisingly strong result from Germany's far-right party, but strategists warn the rising populist trend in Europe remains intact.
John Collett and Caitlin Fitzsimmons Buying and selling of preloved personal goods could be worth $43.5 billion a year and has grown by almost $4 billion over the past year.
Patrick Hatch An outage at Sydney Airport air traffic control has grounded flights in and out of the country's largest airport.