Investors made little attempt to snap up Telstra stock on Friday, despite the severely depressed share price.
Eryk Bagshaw Taxpayers are set to gain billions of dollars in revenue over the coming decade after multinational oil giant Chevron abandoned an appeal against the federal government over the way it structures its tax.
Michaela Whitbourn Australian and Hollywood film studios and pay TV provider Foxtel have dealt a blow to internet piracy after the Federal Court ordered a raft of pirate websites be blocked in the country.
Jessica Sier Terrorist attacks in Spain and discord in Washington weighed on shares on Friday, though the bourse managed to close the week in the black.
Clancy Yeates The government's financial intelligence agency has examined the ATM systems of CBA's rivals and is confident they haven't had the same problems in reporting large cash transactions to authorities.
Patrick Hatch Kogan.com says its successful move into the cut-throat mobile phone market has emboldened it to look for other industries and services it can sell to subscribers.
Ruth McCosker Brisbane has had it's highest spike in international visitation in a decade, with more than 5.6 million international visitors touching down at Brisbane Airport in the past financial year.
Erik Larson The handwritten notes a Bank of America IT guy passed to his girlfriend weren't expressions of love. They were stock tips for her father, US prosecutors say in a law suit describing a sprawling insider-trading plot.
Lindsay Murdoch, South-East Asia correspondent Thailand's military government has lifted its controversial ban on Australian miner Kingsgate's gold mine in northern Thailand.
Carolyn Cummins Upmarket department store David Jones has unveiled the next step in its food evolution, with plans for its first Melbourne concept store.