Having spent many years trying to keep his annual general meetings as quick and painless as possible, retail icon, Gerry Harvey, was forced to ensure an hour-long wait, while the votes were counted for the remuneration report poll.
John Collett Shoppers looking to nab some deeply discounted Christmas presents have a big opportunity starting this Friday.
Stephen Cauchi Record lows for iron ore prices, coupled with unsettled global sentiment, weighed on the Australian sharemarket Wednesday.
Simon Johanson Sydney billionaire property developer Lang Walker has put his vast Collins Square project in Melbourne's Docklands on the market with price expectations believed to be around $2.5 billion.
Patrick Commins and Mark Mulligan The Reserve Bank of Australia governor's comments that economists should "chill out" on the prospects for a rate move next week helped buoy the Aussie dollar.
David Potts Solar panels are landing on rooftops just as the Hills Hoist invaded backyards. If you're not solar-powered, you're not with it.
Brian Robins On Wednesday, the NSW government sold the backbone of the national electricity network to a mini United Nations consortium of Canadian, Middle Eastern and local investors for a mouth-watering $10.25 billion.
Anahad O'Connor Coca-Cola's top scientist steps down after revelations the company funded research that played down the role of Coke products in the spread of obesity.
Benjamin Katz Europe's defence industry is set to reap a massive windfall as the terror attacks on Paris prompt governments to ramp up spending.
Mark Mulligan The value of construction activity again shrunk in the third quarter, as investment in housing and office buildings failed to pick up the slack left by the decline in resources-related engineering works.