Australia to Spend $50b on French Submarines

Australia formally signed a $50 billion contract with France to build 12 state of the art submarines Monday, a signal of the country’s willingness to project power across the Pacific. Prime Minister Scott Morrison hailed th.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 11th, 2019

Australian prime minister boasts security credentials

Australia's prime minister has cast his government as stronger on national security than the opposition after signing an agreement with the French government to deliver a fleet of submarines and ahead of federal elections expected to be held in May......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 10th, 2019

Facebook to Give Special Access to French Regulators

A team of French regulators will spend six months monitoring how Facebook removes certain kinds of illicit content as part of a pilot program between the social media giant and the French government......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 13th, 2018

French Racing: Lady Athena Australia to Arcachon

French Racing: Lady Athena Australia to Arcachon Lady Athena (Redoute’s Choice), trained at La Teste by Yan Durepaire, carries the Australian colours of John Hutchins. For those au fait with .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 15th, 2018

The leaders of France and Australia just took aim at China with pointed comments about following the rule of law

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and French President Emmanuel Macron together warned China to follow the rule of law in the Asia Pacific.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 2nd, 2018

Australia is going to spend $379 million trying to save the Great Barrier Reef

Shutterstock The Australian government has pledged A$500 million ($379.10 million) in funding to the Great Barrier Reef. UNESCO considered putting it on the "in danger" list last year.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 29th, 2018

Speaker DeLeo proposes $1B for energy efficiency grants

Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo has unveiled a plan to spend $1 billion over the next 10 years to help cities and towns adopt new technology designed to cut greenhouse gas emissions, strengthen infrastructure projects and reduce municipal costs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews6 hr. 29 min. ago

Portland benefits specialists reveal how employers can lower health costs

Employers spend more on health benefits each year, but are their employees any healthier?.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals8 hr. 14 min. ago

Houston oil producer to spend $2.6B in 2019

“We didn't add activity as oil prices outperformed our plan, we stuck to our conviction when industry discipline broke down,” CEO Lee Tillman said. “Our capital budget is not a suggestion, it is a commitment.”.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals8 hr. 14 min. ago

UBS ignored warnings in French tax case for years, Reuters says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall8 hr. 29 min. ago

UBS ignored whistleblower warnings in French tax case: judgment

UBS was warned numerous times over a period of at least six years that its French private bank risked breaking local tax laws, according to the written judgment in a case where the Swiss bank faces a 4.5 billion euro ($5.10 billion) penalty......»»

Category: topSource: reuters8 hr. 29 min. ago

UBS sticks to dividend, capital return plans after French verdict

UBS plans to stick to its proposed dividend for 2018, CEO Sergio Ermotti said on Friday, two days after the Swiss bank was hit with a 4.5 billion euro ($5.1 billion) penalty in a French tax ruling that the bank has appealed......»»

Category: topSource: reuters8 hr. 29 min. ago

UBS to stick to dividend, capital returns plan after French verdict

UBS plans to stick to its proposed dividend for 2018 despite a 4.5 billion euro ($5.10 billion) hit from a French tax ruling that the bank has appealed, CEO Sergio Ermotti said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reuters16 hr. 59 min. ago

Billionaire Wins Defamation Case Against Australian Media Group

Fairfax Media, which owns the Sydney Morning Herald, was ordered to pay $200,000 to Chau Chak Wing, a well-connected political donor in Australia......»»

Category: mediaSource: nyt16 hr. 59 min. ago

Mainstream mentoring: From Bank of America to National Geographic, companies create connections

The reasons companies create mentoring programs vary — to improve diversity, to build a bench of potential leaders, and to retain staffers. Though most won’t divulge what they spend on their programs, all agree on their importance......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals18 hr. 14 min. ago

Societe General plans to cut thousands of jobs at investment bank: Bloomberg

French bank Societe General SA is planning to cut thousands of jobs at its global banking and investor solutions unit, as it looks to offset cost pressure from regulation, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reuters19 hr. 44 min. ago

Iranian Group Blamed for Cyberattack on Australia"s Parliament

The focus and pattern of the attack this month is compatible with the activity of an Iranian state actor, a U.S. cyber research company alleged......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsj20 hr. 14 min. ago

Australia says coal holdups at China ports are not a ban

Australia's trade minister says that while there might be some delays in processing of coal shipments at Chinese ports, he has no reason to believe China is banning Australian coal......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews21 hr. 59 min. ago

What"s Up With Australia"s 80 Tonnes Of Gold At The Bank Of England?

Submitted by Ronan Manly of BullionStar Recently, news network asked for comments on the question of the 80 tonnes of the Reserve Bank of Australia's (RBA) gold reserves and their supposed storage loca.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge22 hr. 29 min. ago

Bursting Of Australia"s Housing Bubble Could Topple The Government

In one of .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 21st, 2019

Democratic group to spend $100M targeting 2020 battlegrounds

A major Democratic group on Thursday announced plans to spend at least $100 million in battleground states during the 2020 election in hopes of denying President Donald Trump a second term......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 21st, 2019