Farmer confidence has plummeted to a five-year low as much of rural Australia deals with drought.
AGL has refused Alinta Energy’s $250 million offer to buy Liddell Power Station and reaffirmed its decision to close the plant in 2022.
Adelaide Brighton chief executive Martin Brydon has signalled his intention to retire after 30 years with the building materials supplier.
AMP chair Catherine Brenner has quit with immediate effect as the fallout widens from the fees-for-no-service scandal at the financial services royal commission.
A global law firm is investigating a possible class action against financial services giant AMP, which has admitted to cheating customers and lying to the corporate regulator.
AMP chief executive Craig Meller has quit the wealth management giant, becoming the first major casualty of the financial services royal commission.