Carmichael rail line: engineering firm says it has ‘demobilised’ from Adani project | Business

The global engineering company AECOM, the firm that had been designing Adani’s $2.2bn rail line to its Carmichael coalmine, says that it has “demobilised” and is no longer working the project with the Indian conglomerate – but Adani says it is still “100% committed to the Carmichael project”. Engineering design …

Banking & Finance Associate – International Firm

Banking & Finance Associate – International Firm

Banking & Finance Associate – International Firm – Perth, Australia Nexus Legal Recruitment – Australia $85,000-150,000 per year – Permanent Nexus Legal Recruitment are currently working with a leading international law firm who are actively looking for an experienced banking & finance lawyer to join their Perth based team. The …

Financial advice firm impersonated client to her super fund, banking royal commission hears

Financial advice firm impersonated client to her super fund, banking royal commission hears

Updated April 24, 2018 19:48:44 Photo: Financial adviser Sam Henderson leaves the banking royal commission hearing in Melbourne. (AAP: Stefan Postles) Related Story: One in 20 ANZ clients got advice not likely to be in their best interests Related Story: The royal commission changed this week — from awful and …

Engineering firm contracted for work on Snowy Hydro 2.0 under bribery investigation into overseas projects

Engineering firm contracted for work on Snowy Hydro 2.0 under bribery investigation into overseas projects

Posted April 12, 2018 17:15:33 Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has been assured the Snowy Hydro expansion project is not part of a foreign bribery investigation into its lead engineering contractor. Key points: AFP investigating current and former executives of SMEC Holdings over international projects over the past 15 years Police …

Echo Falls winemaker sold to private equity firm with eye on China | Business

The US private equity firm Carlyle Group has agreed to buy the Australian wine producer behind the Hardys and Echo Falls labels for A$1bn (£547m) as it hopes to capitalise on China’s growing thirst for wine. Accolade is the biggest wine company by volume in both Australia and the UK, …

Law firm Stanton Grant Legal taken over by authorities after bikie ‘money laundering’ raids

Law firm Stanton Grant Legal taken over by authorities after bikie ‘money laundering’ raids

Posted March 30, 2018 06:55:00 A Melbourne law firm raided by the Victoria Police anti-bikie taskforce last week has been seized from its partners and placed in the hands of a manager chosen by the legal regulator. Key points: Managing partner at Holding Redlich will take over day-to-day control of …

South Africa v Australia: Tourists inch lead past 400 to firm up Test victory

South Africa v Australia: Tourists inch lead past 400 to firm up Test victory

Updated March 04, 2018 09:43:06 Photo: Australia’s Cameron Bancroft was the standout with a hard-fought innings of 53. (Reuters: Rogan Ward) For South Africa, the third day of the Durban Test was about the slow siphoning away of hope. For Australia, it was about the slow accretion of inevitability. The …

Cambridge Analytica: British investigators move on firm, Facebook under pressure after honey trap tape sting

Cambridge Analytica: British investigators move on firm, Facebook under pressure after honey trap tape sting

Updated March 20, 2018 15:42:19 Video: A former Cambridge Analytica employee says the firm used “information dominance” to spread fake news (ABC News) Related Story: Facebook suspends Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Related Story: Why Facebook suspended a data company and how it relates to Donald Trump Britain’s information commissioner says she …

Brexit: Franco-Dutch firm reportedly set to make Britain’s ‘iconic’ passports – Brexit: UK EU Referendum

Brexit: Franco-Dutch firm reportedly set to make Britain’s ‘iconic’ passports – Brexit: UK EU Referendum

Posted March 23, 2018 10:58:08 The blue British passports to be used after Brexit, hailed as an expression of “independence and sovereignty”, will be made by a Franco-Dutch firm, according to the boss of the English company which lost the contract to produce them. Key Points: A Franco-Dutch company reportedly …