Goldman Sachs & News Corp tax tricks as Canberra claims battle won

Peering at the local accounts of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp and Goldman Sachs ... is the government's claim to have sorted multinational tax avoidance...

Cagey Chinese raider HNA needs eye of FIRB

China-watcher Michael Sainsbury is hoping the appointment of former spook David Irvine to the Foreign Investment Review Board will step up scrutiny of Chinese conglomerates...

Airbnb: Cuban design, Cuban disclosure

“Our new Sydney office captures what we value as a company: creativity, travel, and thoughtful design," said Airbnb Australia country manager Sam McDonagh in...

Philanthropy funds serious journalism in US. Why not here?

Monash University's Dr Bill Birnbauer has been advocating not-for-profit, tax-deductible public interest journalism since the 2012 Finkelstein Inquiry. Like Michael West, he sees the...

Corporate welfare Canavan calls for taxpayers to fund gas exploration

Matt Canavan is not only espousing a $1 billion taxpayer leg-up for Indian coal magnate Gautam Adani to build a rail line but has now...

Australia on watch-list as China billions pour into property

As billions in black money from China continues to flood into property markets, the global Financial Action Task Force has put Australia on a...

Adani embroiled in African corruption scandal via arms deal

The Adani Group has become embroiled in a corruption scandal in South Africa after a series of leaked emails revealed the Indian power company...

John Quiggin on Adani’s thinking: Will we end up with a $1 billion black...

Research economist, Professor John Quiggin, hypothesizes on Adani's "green light" to Carmichael. His likely (scary) scenario sees the Australia public dudded with a half-built rail line...

From Whyalla to Williamtown, for KordaMentha, where there’s a bill there’s a way

Besides milking the distressed steelmaker Arrium for $1 million in fees a week, KordaMentha is helping itself to at least $500,000 a month to...

Media minnow is grateful for swipe by foreign media gorilla News Corp

It is with a deep sense of gratitude and humility that we pay homage to Rupert Murdoch's News Ltd today and The Australian newspaper. For...