In this week's edition of Business News Background, head of content Mark Pownall and analyst Tim Treadgold discuss the stories of the week, including Navitas' difficulties, Shinzo Abe's visit to WA, the blocking of the carbon tax repeal bill and analysis on the latest total shareholder returns (TSR) data on WA public companies.
In this week's edition of Business News Background, head of content Mark Pownall and other reporters discuss the top stories of the week, including Gina Rinehart's move into beef processing, Michael Malone's sell-down of his iiNet stock, Woodside's international gas deals, a review of the last quarter's corporate finance activity, as well as the IT systems bungle at Fiona Stanley's hospital, a Perth-based business expanding in the resume game and a wrap-up of Perth's winemaking sector.
In this week's edition of Business News Background, head of content Mark Pownall and news editor Mark Beyer discuss the week's biggest issues with James Lush (Lush Digital), including the 2014 Rising Stars winners, gas fracking controversies in the Kimberley, the changing face of Perth's retail scene and the WA players on the BRW Rich List.
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In this week's edition of Business News Background, news editor Mark Beyer and head of content Mark Pownall discuss the St Vinnies CEO Sleep Out, Baosteel and Aurizon's aggressive takeover bid for Aquila Resources, Shell selling off its stake in Woodside Petroleum, as well as a review of the state's oil and gas projects and a flurry of activity in the child care and aged care sectors.