The next time you get mad at Telstra's call centre staff for having poor English, there is a 50 per cent chance you should aim your rage at Perth and not Mumbai or Manila.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics is preparing to outsource its residential property price index, buying in data from a private provider.
Woodside Petroleum's nascent ambitions to develop a $C15 billion ($15.14 billion) liquefied natural gas venture in western Canada have received a boost after British Columbia halved a proposed tax on gas export projects – but the same move could hinder its plans for the Browse floating project off Western Australia.
The ACCC has backed Telstra in its bid to exclude its $11.2 billion NBN Co deal in setting wholesale prices for fixed line services, a decision that could affect millions of phone and internet users.
Executives who avoid social media have no excuse for failing to exploit their influence to maximum effect, business leaders were warned on Wednesday.
The Australian sharemarket extended its recovery rally on Wednesday, hitting the ground running as European Central Bank stimulus talk fuelled investor confidence and ending higher for a seventh straight session.
Thousands of Australians are being injured by mislabelled and poor quality products, with one-third of injury reports made to the consumer watchdog in the past year relating to cosmetics.
Australian money managers could get squeezed out of the $4 billion-plus float of Medibank Private in favour of foreign investors, local fund managers have warned.
Quattro Income REIT will aim to raise $220 million in public float.
A Sydney software company developing e-commerce tools for businesses is taking on Amazon by teaming up with the Chinese internet giant Alibaba.