Australian business groups are putting the interests of tax-avoiding multinational corporations ahead of taxpaying Australian businesses, according to billionaire retailer Gerry Harvey. By Eloise Keating
Pizza Hut Australia has been forced to remove advertising material for its latest promotion, after the parent company of Vegemite objected to the unauthorised use of the iconic spread’s name and logo. By Eloise Keating
Cardiff engineering firm Taylor & Sons Ltd has won an £8.8 million lawsuit against the British government after an errant letter ‘s’ led to the business being mistakenly named as having collapsed. By Kirsten Robb
Apple has recorded the largest quarterly profit of any publicly listed company in history, posting a massive $US18 billion ($A22.6 billion) quarterly profit, off revenues of $74.59 billion, up 30% from a year earlier. By Andrew Sadauskas
Being an entrepreneur is serious business. While some seem to thrive under the pressure of growth and competition, others harden, taking their focus off their own businesses to think up ways to sabotage their competitors. By Amanda Jesnoewski
Following the global financial crisis, the world economy was regaining momentum after the sharpest downturn in activity since 1929, attendees at the World Economic Forum have been told. By Jonathan Chancellor
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