Tech entrepreneurs are now a regular feature on the annual BRW Rich List, but this year’s instalment of the who’s who of wealthy Australians also shows traditional industries are still highly lucrative. By Eloise Keating
Australia’s richest person, Gina Rinehart, has lost her long-running legal battle with her children over control of the family trust set up by her late father, mining magnate Lang Hancock. By Kirsten Robb
An Australian juice manufacturer and a supermarket supplying its products have been slapped on the wrist by the competition watchdog for allegedly misleading consumers with false advertising. By Broede Carmody
An admin officer for the Tasmanian police who claimed her pre-existing genital pain was aggravated by “aggressive and bullying behaviour from another worker” has lost her claim for worker’s compensation. By Kirsten Robb
Australian film distributor Madman Entertainment has launched its own subscription video on demand (SVOD) streaming service but says it is not looking to take on US giant Netflix for a slice of the Australian streaming pie. By Kirsten Robb
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