Global mining giant BHP Billiton posted a 23.2 percent jump in annual net profit Tuesday and said it will create a new independent company by spinning off non-core assets to reduce costs and boost productivity.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Monday said migrants had to be on “Team Australia,” and warned all citizens to be vigilant to the threat of home-grown terrorism.
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Saturday urged Scotland to stay in the United Kingdom, saying independence would be cheered by enemies of justice and freedom.
An Australian hospital apologized “unreservedly” Thursday after sending out notices to the doctors of more than 200 patients telling them they had died instead of being discharged.
Billionaire James Packer's Crown Resorts reported a 65.7 percent surge in full-year profits Thursday, driven by strong earnings growth at its Macau joint venture.
Australians are becoming key players in the successful “social media wars” being waged from Iraq and Syria, increasingly acting as “English-language Islamic extremist propagandists,” the country's spy chief has warned.
Climate change remains the most serious threat to the Great Barrier Reef and the outlook for the natural wonder is “poor,” an Australian government report has warned.
The United States stressed Tuesday it welcomes the rise of China and wants to work constructively with Beijing as it signed a deal to deploy 2,500 Marines to Australia as part of its “rebalance” to Asia.
An “enormous” class action over credit card late fees charged by financial institutions, including Citibank and Westpac, on behalf on all their customers was filed in an Australian court Tuesday.
A shocking image of what is believed to be the young son of an Australian man holding a decapitated head in Syria shows how barbaric the Islamic State “terrorist army” is, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Monday.2 Comments