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A Chinese community organisation headed by property developer and political donor Huang Xiangmo has denied offering thousands of free lunches to Chinese Australians to entice them to rally in support Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on his visit to Australia this week, saying the turnout was a "spontaneous voluntary…
03.24 / 11:02
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A Chinese community organisation headed by property developer and political donor Huang Xiangmo has denied offering thousands of free lunches to Chinese Australians to entice them to rally in support Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on his visit to Australia this week, saying the turnout was a "spontaneous voluntary…
03.24 / 11:01
dailyliberal.com.au
A Chinese community organisation headed by property developer and political donor Huang Xiangmo has denied offering thousands of free lunches to Chinese Australians to entice them to rally in support Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on his visit to Australia this week, saying the turnout was a "spontaneous voluntary…
03.24 / 11:01
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A Chinese community organisation headed by property developer and political donor Huang Xiangmo has denied offering thousands of free lunches to Chinese Australians to entice them to rally in support Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on his visit to Australia this week, saying the turnout was a "spontaneous voluntary…
03.24 / 11:00
hillsnews.com.au
"Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim" Switch version will provide better gameplay than…
03.24 / 10:59
au.ibtimes.com
The UK's "divorce bill" for Brexit will be around â‚¬60 billion (NZ$92 billion), European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker says…
03.24 / 10:57
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A Chinese community organisation headed by property developer and political donor Huang Xiangmo has denied offering thousands of free lunches to Chinese Australians to entice them to rally in support Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on his visit to Australia this week, saying the turnout was a "spontaneous voluntary…
Australia's Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has undertaken a review of the home pregnancy test market, resulting in 14 brands ceasing sale in Australia and spurring the recalls of certain…
03.24 / 10:33
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by Chris Becker Asia remains cautious in the face of seemingly intractable domestic policy development in the US, although Yen sold off providing a tailwind for Japanese stocks,  Chinese bourses are under pressure from monetary policy tightening internally. Crude oil and other commodity prices remained depressed with the Australian dollar still weakening against the USD. The post Macro Afternoon appeared first on …
03.24 / 10:51
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From CBA: Commonwealth Bank has today announced an increase in its Variable Home Loan interest rates and Viridian Line of Credit products effective Monday 8 May 2017: – The standard variable rate for owner-occupier home loan customers paying principal and interest will increase 3 basis points to 5.25 per cent per annum. – The standard The post CBA completes rate hike quartet appeared first on…
03.24 / 10:51
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From The West Australian: The company behind a proposed $6 billion iron ore project in the Pilbara has signed an agreement with a Chinese company to build the mine. BBI Group announced today it had signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) to build the Balla Balla mine, port The post Crazy kiwis push 50mt new iron ore tonnes for Pilbara appeared first on…
03.24 / 10:51
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From the radio this morning: JON FAINE: Innes Willox is the CEO of the Australian Industry Group, one of the most powerful and influential business lobby groups in the country. Innes Willox, good morning to you. INNES WILLOX: Good morning Jon. JON FAINE: What do we exist for? INNES WILLOX: We exist we hope to The post Earth to Innes Willox, don’t waste energy on Hazelwood appeared first on…
03.24 / 10:51
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Tasmanians in the state's north-east are concerned the success of the region's mountain bike boom will be overshadowed by the State Government's controversial decision to open up forest around popular trails for…
03.24 / 10:48
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The Federal Government offers few recommendations in its submission to the Fair Work Commission on Sunday penalty…
03.24 / 10:48
www.abc.net.au
The Apple Store website has been taken offline as Apple prepares to start selling its special edition red iPhone and new iPad. On Tuesday, Apple announced a raft of new products, including a low-cost iPad and new phone cases -- but the star of the show was a red iPhone…
03.24 / 10:48
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Good morning. Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising today. 1. Google's executive chairman can't guarantee ads won't appear next to inappropriate content. Eric Schmidt said there's no foolproof way to guarantee a brand's ads won't appear against questionable content on YouTube and other sites serving Google's…
03.24 / 10:48
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A China-Australia extradition treaty 10 years in the making looks set to be killed off in the Senate next week with Labor, the Greens and the crossbench expected to team up to stop ra…
03.24 / 10:33
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Scott Barrett underlined his versatility that should make All Blacks coach Steve Hansen take notice as he produced a tireless effort at blindside flanker in the Canterbury Crusaders' 45-17 win over the Western Force in Christchurch on Friday…
03.24 / 10:07
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Eels boss Bernie Gurr has reluctantly conceded nomadic Parramatta won't be able to replicate the raucous atmosphere of Pirtek Stadium at their new home ground despite preparing to match regular ANZ Stadium tenants the Bulldogs and Rabbitohs for pulling…
03.24 / 10:07
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​ Michael Gordon is enjoying an NRL career renaissance at the Roosters but doesn't know if he wants it to end this y…
03.24 / 10:07
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Boom Penrith playmakers Te Maire Martin and Nathan Cleary continued their evolution to lead Penrith to a 40-0 shellacking of the Newcastle Knights on Friday…
03.24 / 09:44
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Players of Blizzard's "Overwatch" can test its new anti-abuse system in the Public Test Realm…
03.24 / 09:44
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Saturday March 25 was meant to be the final Film Buffs Forecast, but a late intervention by a couple of industry heavyweights has given it a little longer at…
03.24 / 09:07
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Olympian Brett Robinson will lead the Australian cross country team at the world…
03.24 / 08:49
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The NSW Waratahs have averted a major crisis and got themselves well and truly out of jail, coming from 19 points behind at half-time to prevail 32-25 thanks to a David Horwitz try with 35 seconds…
03.24 / 10:59
www.smh.com.au
A Ballarat man is in hospital under police guard after crashing an allegedly stolen car in Swanston Street on Friday…
03.24 / 10:59
www.smh.com.au
The Westminster attacker Khalid Masood was born Adrian Russell Ajao and was from Darford in Kent but took on a number of aliases before his murderous rampage targeting Britain's parliament this…
03.24 / 10:59
www.smh.com.au
Hosni Mubarak, the Egyptian president overthrown in 2011 and the first leader to face trial after the Arab Spring, has been…
03.24 / 10:59
www.smh.com.au
NYON, Switzerland (AP) " UEFA has fined Barcelona for fans running on the pitch to celebrate victory over Paris Saint-Germain, and three other clubs for incidents at recent Champions League and Europa League games.UEFA says a…
03.24 / 10:47
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Motorists stuck in Pacific Motorway traffic will be relieved to learn upgrades to three M1 projects are close to beginning after $500 million for highway projects was promised on Friday night by senior ministers from the Australian and Queensland…
03.24 / 10:33
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A Collector mum of two has been named as one of Australia's top 50 influential…
03.24 / 10:33
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Sydney premiership coach and former Swans academy boss Paul Roos has applauded the AFL's decision to strip a significant part of the GWS Giants academy…
03.24 / 10:33
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Microsoft has announce organisations running on-premises SharePoint will be to direct user site creation requests to Office 365 services via a new SharePoint  Server 2013 feature called "Hybrid  Self-Service Site Creation.” The new capability is enabled following installation of this  month's Public Update release for SharePoint 2013, according  to an  announcement by Bill Baer, senior product marketing manager for  SharePoint at Microsoft. New with the March 2017 Public Update for SharePo…
03.24 / 10:14
idm.net.au
The latest version of the JavaScript framework reduces the size of generated code by more than half and moves to TypeScript…
03.24 / 10:08
computerworld.com.au
Apple has opened a new "indie games" section of its iOS App Store, spotlighting two Kiwi apps in the …
03.24 / 10:04
www.stuff.co.nz
Each year, some of the best “thinkers, makers, and doers” converge at Pause Fest to share new ideas across industries spanning creative, tech, and business. This year’s theme, Different Perspectives, explored diverse experiences of being human in an increasingly digital world.  Erminio Putignano, from brand consultancy PUSH Collective, gave a keynote opening by reminding us [̷…
03.24 / 10:01
dynamicbusiness.com.au
Friday, March 17, 2017 - 12:13By Doug Austin , CloudNineIn the ruling In re Search Warrant No. 16-960-M-01 to Google , Pennsylvania Magistrate Judge Thomas J. Rueter ordered Google to comply with a search warrant to produce foreign-stored emails, disagreeing with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit’s ruling in the Microsoft Ireland warrant case, where Microsoft was not ordered to provide access to emails in that ruling. In August 2016, the court issued two search warrants, p…
03.24 / 09:16
idm.net.au
US investment fund Clearlake Capital Group is to acquire NetDocument, the provider of secure cloud-based document management, email management, and collaboration solutions to law firms and corporate legal and compliance departments. The Company will continue to be led by Matt Duncan, CEO, and Alvin Tedjamulia, CTO, who will both join the Board of Directors alongside Clearlake. Financial terms were not disclosed. Founded in 1999, NetDocuments is currently used in more than 140 countries and…
03.24 / 09:16
idm.net.au
SharePoint Maven has developed a searchable Knowledge Base to help businesses and non-profits learn how to setup SharePoint’s out-of-the box functionality with easy to follow, in-depth tutorials and affordable one-on-one or group training. “Many small and midsized businesses already use Microsoft’s Office 365 because it’s an affordable and convenient way to access the office productivity software that their employees are already familiar with,” said Greg Zelfond, founder of SharePoint Maven…
03.24 / 09:16
idm.net.au
Australian hosting provider CloudRecover and the American security platform vendor FinalCode have announced a new partnership to offer Final Code’s secure file sharing solutions across a number of applications. As a Managed services provider, CloudRecover is also now able to deliver FinalCode as a service. Headquartered in San Jose, California, FinalCode provides easy to deploy data protection solutions designed to enable businesses to securely share documents and data with external parties…
03.24 / 09:16
idm.net.au
The founder of one of the largest agencies for "skimpies" in Western Australia accuses an activist group — who is campaigning for the end of the practice — of perpetuating ste…
03.24 / 10:10
www.abc.net.au
Saturday March 25 was meant to be the final Film Buffs Forecast, but a late intervention by a couple of industry heavyweights has given it a little longer at…
03.24 / 09:28
dailyliberal.com.au
Saturday March 25 was meant to be the final Film Buffs Forecast, but a late intervention by a couple of industry heavyweights has given it a little longer at…
03.24 / 09:27
hillsnews.com.au
The 'Kendra On Top' star gushed about her husband - with whom she shares seven-year-old son Hank IV and two-year-old daughter Alijah - as she recalled their first meeting on a golf course nine years…
03.24 / 08:52
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Rod McDermott, the former chief executive of retailer Farmers, has died in a car crash near…
03.24 / 08:32
channels.nzcity.co.nz
The 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' star used to go clothes shopping with Kim and Kourtney but was left feeling insecure after she tried and failed to find jeans that would fit…
03.24 / 08:32
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The 'Frozen' star believes attending the sessions makes their marriage stronger and thinks it is the secret to their great…
03.24 / 07:52
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OPINION: Chuck Berry died this week in his 91st year. Respectful obituaries, mostly I suspect pre-written, were published the world over. Tributes were sought from those whom he influenced or maybe just well-worn quotations dusted…
03.24 / 07:47
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The NSW Waratahs have averted a major crisis and got themselves well and truly out of jail, coming from 19 points behind at half-time to prevail 32-25 thanks to a David Horwitz try with 35 seconds…
03.24 / 11:00
www.brisbanetimes.com.au
A Ballarat man is in hospital under police guard after crashing an allegedly stolen car in Swanston Street on Friday…
03.24 / 11:00
www.brisbanetimes.com.au
The Westminster attacker Khalid Masood was born Adrian Russell Ajao and was from Darford in Kent but took on a number of aliases before his murderous rampage targeting Britain's parliament this…
03.24 / 11:00
www.brisbanetimes.com.au
Hosni Mubarak, the Egyptian president overthrown in 2011 and the first leader to face trial after the Arab Spring, has been…
03.24 / 11:00
www.brisbanetimes.com.au
There are fresh hopes for the plight of the endangered loggerhead turtle after an unusually bumper nesting season at Gnaraloo on Western Australia's Ningaloo…
03.24 / 10:48
www.abc.net.au
A Victorian skydiver who died in an accident at the Australian Skydiving Championships in Western Australia is named as Boguslaw Drazek, with his brother describing him on Facebook as "a…
03.24 / 10:48
www.abc.net.au
A China-Australia extradition treaty 10 years in the making looks set to be killed off in the Senate next week with Labor, the Greens and the crossbench expected to team up to stop ra…
03.24 / 10:42
www.brisbanetimes.com.au
Motorists stuck in Pacific Motorway traffic will be relieved to learn upgrades to three M1 projects are close to beginning after $500 million for highway projects was promised on Friday night by senior ministers from the Australian and Queensland…
03.24 / 10:33
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