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Google threatens to pull search engine in Australia – Business Insider – Business Insider

Google has threatened to shut down its search engine in Australia.  Australian officials are demanding Google pay news publishers for content. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said: ‘We don’t respond to threats.’   Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Google has threatened to shut down its search engine service in…

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Andrew Forrest says Australia must become big, green steel maker to exit coal while creating jobs – The Australian Financial Review

He said capturing even 10 per cent of the world’s steel market could create more than 40,000 jobs in Australia, and that was more than enough to replace those set to be lost with the demise of the coal industry. However green steel depends on multiple technological breakthroughs before it…

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Australian shares fall, Coca-Cola Amatil returns COVID-19 wage subsidies – ABC News

Australian shares finished trading with minor losses on Friday, but are still hovering near an 11-month high. Key points: The ASX 200 has risen 14.6pc since November 1 Bitcoin hit a record high ($US42,000) on January 8 Markets have risen on bets the Biden administration will pass a $US1.9t stimulus…

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Google threatens to withdraw search engine in Australia – iTnews

Google has threatened to stop making its search engine available in Australia if the federal government’s proposed mandatory media bargaining code becomes law in its current form. Managing director Mel Silva on Friday told a senate inquiry that the landmark code “remains unworkable”, despite government attempts to placate the web giant…

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SILVER SERVICE – VOLVO BUS 50 YEARS IN AUSTRALIA – Australasian Bus and Coach

Photography by: courtesy Volvo Bus Australia Date: 22.01.2021 SPONSORED CONTENT: This year marks 50 years since Volvo Bus first started doing business in Australia. It hasn’t been easy, but through dedication to safety, quality and insightful innovation of bus product – delivered to our invaluable customers through honest and respectful…

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Andrew Forrest on how green steel and hydrogen offer a chance to fix our climate and our economy – ABC News

Green hydrogen gives Australia an opportunity to slash our emissions — and if we get this right, the impact could be nothing short of nation-building, argues business leader Andrew Forrest in the first of his ABC Boyer Lectures. The Boyer lectures are traditionally lectures — a speaker lecturing Australia about…

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‘He fell apart’: Billionaire Solomon Lew on the demise of former business partner Donald Trump – Sydney Morning Herald

Buyer interest in the condominiums soared. More than 1700 parties were prepared to hand over a $US20,000 (refundable) deposit just to have the opportunity to bid on the 465 units. Keen to capitalise on exclusivity and demand, Lew’s team organised for Japanese and American bidders to be herded into two…

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The rise of Aldi: two decades that changed supermarket shopping in Australia – ABC News

Twenty years ago, on January 25, 2001, a virtually unknown German supermarket chain quietly opened its first stores in Australia. The two stores — one in Sydney’s inner-west suburb of Marrickville, the other in the outer south-west, near Bankstown Airport — were small, about a quarter the size of a mainstream supermarket. Each stocked…

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ASX ending week up as more Australian companies hand back COVID wage subsidies – ABC News

Australian shares are slightly down on Friday trade, but the ASX 200 is still on track to end the week on a high. Key points: The ASX 200 is trading near an 11-month high Bitcoin hit a record high ($US42,000) on January 8 Markets have risen on bets the Biden…

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Colliers International appoints new Chief Executive Officer for Australian business – Financial Post

— Malcom Tyson appointed to accelerate the growth of Colliers Australia — TORONTO, Jan. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Leading diversified professional services and investment management firm, Colliers International (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI) today announced that Malcom Tyson has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer | Australia. Tyson has been…