Large corporates will be asked to fork out for the lion’s share of costs under a user-pay model the federal government plans to introduce to fund the Australian Securities and Investments Commission’s regulatory activities. By Eloise Keating
A KFC outlet in regional Australia has been threatened with boycotts from an anti-halal group on Facebook, which has misconstrued the outlet’s sign about having no bacon as a sign it is halal certified. By Renee Thompson
If governments want to create the jobs of the future they need to stop talking about science and technology skills and start removing the real barriers that hamper young people from accessing scientific research. By Broede Carmody
Fashion entrepreneur and model Megan Gale will acquire full ownership of the swimwear brand she founded with Seafolly in 2010, after difficulties securing the global trademark of Isola by Megan Gale prompted the severing of the business partnership. By Renee Thompson
Treasurer Joe Hockey's recent statement that the common cause of tax reform is to improve the growth trajectory of the Australian economy highlights some fundamental questions about how we think our economy should behave. By Graham White
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