News and interviews on Malcolm Turnbull including trends, features, blogs and community conversations from an Australian business perspective.
Tuesday, 21 August 2012
A move to FTTN does not require major revisions to the Telstra deal, and arguments about a “two tier internet access regime” fundamentally misunderstand the nature of the internet.
Thursday, 24 May 2012
The NBN looks set for more delays, as its chief executive Mike Quigley fronts Parliament.
Wednesday, 23 May 2012
The Federal Government says tech giants have had an easy tax ride for too long.
Monday, 21 May 2012
Economy-wide spending rose in April but at the slowest pace in seven months, raising questions about Australia's path of recovery.
Thursday, 10 February 2011
The NBN has been slammed by a new index which says it will cost more than 24 times that of similar networks built by other countries, including South Korea.
Thursday, 21 October 2010
Malcolm Turnbull says the Coalition no longer opposes Telstra's retail and wholesale split, but wants to examine the bill to make sure all changes are right and necessary.
Wednesday, 13 October 2010
Opposition communications spokesman Malcolm Turnbull has said the Liberal party won’t pull down any existing NBN infrastructure if it wins the next election.
Thursday, 16 September 2010
It may be an awkward political assignment for Malcolm Turnbull, but the government's unconvincing financial case for the NBN, or its broader benefits, give him plenty to work with.
Wednesday, 15 September 2010
Malcolm Turnbull will attempt to stop the roll-out of the NBN and any implementation of a mandatory filtering scheme as part of his new role as opposition communications spokesman.
Tony Abbott has given Malcolm Turnbull possibly the worst job in the parliament. As the NBN is inexorably rolled out, his job will be to sit on the sidelines jeering.
Thursday, 17 June 2010
Australian sharemarket opens flat, following similar leads from Wall Street where investors were disappointed over news housing starts were lower than expected, prompting fears of a longer recovery process.
Monday, 12 April 2010
Billionaires love sniffing around for bargains and there's no better time to do that than during a downturn.
Wednesday, 07 April 2010
Malcolm Turnbull’s decision to quit politics after the next federal election and return to the business world should be music to the ears of Australia’s small and medium tech companies.
Tuesday, 06 April 2010
The Australian sharemarket has opened higher after the four-day Easter weekend, backed by positive leads from Wall Street and good results in commodities markets.
Wednesday, 03 February 2010
Opposition leader Tony Abbott has unveiled his own plan to reduce Australia’s carbon emissions by 5% by 2020.
Tuesday, 02 February 2010
Federal Opposition leader Tony Abbott has announced plans for a $2.5 billion emissions reduction fund in order to reduce carbon levels by 2020.
Thursday, 28 January 2010
Australia can reduce its own carbon footprint and prepare for global carbon trading without resorting to the anti-business mechanism proposed by Kevin Rudd and Malcolm Turnbull.
Tuesday, 22 December 2009
Get the lowdown on the year that was, from economy, politics and industrial relations to growth and the impending skills shortage.
Monday, 21 December 2009
Delegates at the summit reached a “political accord” to limit global warming to just two degrees this century, but without any binding agreement as to how the goal would be implemented.
Kevin Rudd had a lot to lose at Copenhagen. Now, if he does not call a double dissolution election in the next few months there will be no emission trading in Australia next year.