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The big end of town bounces back

In the year that saw the economic and emotional blow of Holden’s closure, South Australia’s biggest companies surged forwards, according to the SA Business Index – InDaily’s annual review of the state’s top 100 companies.

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SA's Top 100 companies 2018: the countdown begins

The countdown begins of the state’s top 100 businesses, as ranked by InDaily’s South Australian Business Index. Today we reveal numbers 100 to 80, a segment which includes a number of new entrants from sectors including technology, mining and wine.

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Value of SA's top 100 companies booms

The market capitalisation of South Australia’s top 100 companies has risen by more than 25 per cent over the past year, according to research conducted for InDaily’s SA Business Index.

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Santos narrows sales, output guidance

Santos has narrowed its full-year sales guidance to the top end of its previous target range after total sales volumes leapt 31 per cent in the September quarter, compared with the same period last year.

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SA's top 100 companies: the countdown begins

Today we reveal the first group of top 100 companies from this year’s SA Business Index list. Numbers 100 through to 81 include a diverse mix of food producers, IT, energy, construction and engineering businesses and even real estate companies.

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10 minutes with... Nick Chigwidden

As our economy changes, services are now taking a front seat and helping drive our state. Nick Chigwidden, the CEO of workplace, aged care and physiotherapy provider, WorkXtra/PhysioXtra, talks to InDaily about the emerging opportunities for South Australia in aged care and workplace health.

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10 minutes with ... Nicole Dwyer

South Australia’s unemployment has plateaued at 7.2 per cent but remains the highest in the country. Workskil chief executive officer Nicole Dwyer talks to InDaily about how she and her team are helping Whyalla, Port Augusta and Holden brace for job losses and re-educate employers along the way.


Feds to review 'backpacker tax'

The Federal Government will take another look at the so-called backpacker tax, set to kick in from July, amid concerns it could impact agriculture and tourism industries.


Break-up fears for Arrium

A rescue plan has been handed to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to stop South Australia’s Iron Triangle turning into a “rust belt” from the break-up of Arrium and closure of the Whyalla steelworks.


Slater & Gordon loss nears $1b, no dividend

UPDATED: Slater and Gordon has turned down managing director Andrew Grech’s offer to resign after it reported a first-half loss of almost $1 billion due to a huge writedown linked to its business in Britain.

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10 minutes with ... Heather Croall

New director of the Adelaide Fringe Festival, Heather Croall, takes 10 minutes to talk to us about the success so far of this year’s Fringe, how she wants to work closely with city businesses, and how the event can expand into new parts of the city.