Iconic Australian brands Hard Yakka, King Gee and Stubbies have found a new home, with retail conglomerate Wesfarmers agreeing to pay $180 million to Pacific Brands for the workwear trio. By Eloise Keating
The Australian Tax Office has revealed a tax on superannuation, known as Division 293, has raised nearly $300 million from nearly 100,000 higher income earners, but a leading tax lobby group says the situation is not as bad as it sounds. By Andrew Sadauskas
Putting a stop to the roll out of the National Broadband Network would cost the economy $24 billion, according to a federal government report containing a cost-benefit analysis on four possible scenarios for a rollout of the NBN By Andrew Sadauskas
Flight Centre has posted a full-year net profit of $206.92 million, down 16% from $246.08 million a year earlier, as it announced plans to acquire a 90% stake in UK-based tour operator Topdeck Tours. By Andrew Sadauskas and Eloise Keating
It's hard to make time for strategic questions when there's so much day-to-day thinking to do. But like many other skills, strategic thinking becomes easier with practice. You just need to know how. By Louise Wedgwood
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