Pakistan is worried the shutdown of all the accounts of international money transfer agents by Australian banks will make it harder to stop funds being sent to terrorists.
Local shares are poised to open flat as investors pause amid a renewed slide in the price of oil and in thinning trade volume.
The tanker that will make history by shipping Queensland’s first cargo of liquefied natural gas has arrived in Gladstone, confirming that the start-up of BG Group’s $25 billion LNG project is just days away.
The slump in crude oil prices has stirred up a wave of merger activity in the small end of the oil and gas sector as junior explorers struggle with the impact of declining investor support and stretched finances.
As Echo Entertainment gears up for round two with James Packer's Crown Resorts for an Australian casino licence, it wants to make one thing "very clear".
Institutional investors in Transfield Services will be seeking to clarify what has prompted Spanish bidder Ferrovial to walk away from its bid for Transfield after its revised offer was rejected at the weekend.
Fairfax Media's management will not seek to muzzle right-wing broadcasters Alan Jones and Ray Hadley after the company agreed to a $200 million merger of its radio business with John Singleton's Macquarie Radio Network.
When the Abbott Government shuffled the ministry at the weekend he should have blackballed himself as minister for women.