AMP’s former chairman Catherine Brenner to quit Coca-Cola board, but not until next year

AMP’s former chairman Catherine Brenner to quit Coca-Cola board, but not until next year

Posted May 16, 2018 14:44:55 Former AMP chairman Catherine Brenner will remain a director of Coca-Cola Amatil for up to another 12 months, despite shareholder pressure for her to go now. Roger Ashley from the Australian Shareholders Association (ASA) called for Ms Brenner to step down at the Coca-Cola Amatil …

Indian cricket board rules out day-night Test match at Adelaide Oval

Indian cricket board rules out day-night Test match at Adelaide Oval

Posted May 08, 2018 15:52:22 Photo: Adelaide Oval hosted the first day-night Test in 2015. (AP Photo: Rick Rycroft) Related Story: Day-night India Test still up in the air as summer schedule revealed Related Story: India set to allow DRS for Australia series India’s cricket board has a reputation for …

‘Who killed you?’ The jurors who used a Ouija board to find a murderer guilty – RN

‘Who killed you?’ The jurors who used a Ouija board to find a murderer guilty – RN

Posted May 08, 2018 08:00:45 Photo: Graham Hill was the lead investigator in a double murder case that ended with jurors deciding to consult a Ouija board. (ABC RN: Jeremy Story Carter) In 1994, English insurance broker Stephen Young was found guilty of the gruesome double murder of Harry and …

Greyhound Racing NSW board member charged over unauthorised export of dog | Australia news

The NSW greyhound industry‚Äôs governing body has charged four racing participants, including a board member, for their alleged role in the unauthorised export of a greyhound. On Friday evening Greyhound Racing NSW said it had charged board member Michael Eberand with aiding or abetting and facilitating the export of registered …

Advertising agency founder Andrew Killey appointed to SA Tourism Commission board

Advertising agency founder Andrew Killey appointed to SA Tourism Commission board

Updated May 04, 2018 16:24:04 South Australia’s Premier has appointed a Liberal-linked adman to the board of the SA Tourism Commission (SATC), after the company he founded missed out on a lucrative tourism advertising contract to an interstate firm. Steven Marshall has ordered the appointment of Andrew Killey, the co-founder …

AMP chairwoman Catherine Brenner steps down from board

AMP chairwoman Catherine Brenner steps down from board

Updated April 30, 2018 08:05:44 AMP chairwoman Catherine Brenner resigns following damning evidence at the banking royal commission of misconduct by the company’s staff. Mike Wilkins has been appointed as executive chair of the financial services company, effective immediately. Brian Salter, the group general counsel and company secretary, will also …

Online image board of Australian women ripped down as Dutch police target revenge porn site

Online image board of Australian women ripped down as Dutch police target revenge porn site

Updated April 29, 2018 13:35:19 Intimate images of women and girls from across Australia that have been shared without their consent have been taken offline after Dutch police targeted a major revenge porn site. Police in The Netherlands said several men had been arrested in connection with the site Anon-IB, …

Catherine Brenner under pressure as AMP board prepares to meet in wake of royal commission revelations

Catherine Brenner under pressure as AMP board prepares to meet in wake of royal commission revelations

Posted April 29, 2018 10:58:51 Photo: Catherine Brenner is under pressure to follow Craig Meller’s lead and resign. (AAP: David Moir) Related Story: The banking royal commission is damaging reputations, but is it enough? Related Story: ‘Position is untenable’: Shareholders Association calls for AMP chairman to resign The board of …

Directors of Australia’s biggest dairy company quit board over VDL’s future direction

Directors of Australia’s biggest dairy company quit board over VDL’s future direction

Updated April 24, 2018 20:00:21 Five non-executive directors who quit the board of Australia’s largest dairy company this week say they resigned over a difference of opinion about the future management of dairy farms in north-west Tasmania. Moon Lake, owned by Chinese businessman Xianfeng Lu, purchased the Van Diemen’s Land …

Young ni-Vanuatu surfer attracts attention after wowing competition with duct-taped board

Young ni-Vanuatu surfer attracts attention after wowing competition with duct-taped board

Updated April 24, 2018 14:01:25 Photo: The international surfing community responded to this photo of 14-year-old ni-Van surfer Kaltaliu Kalotiti with offers of surfboards and other gear. (Vanuatu Surfing Association: Stef Mahuk) A ni-Vanuatu boy who captured online attention after progressing into the final stages of a local surfing competition …