The 210-metre, $172 million Tasmania Achiever 2 is capable of carrying 40 per cent more freight than any other ship across Bass Strait, but primary producers urge the State Government not to be complacent as demand for exports grow in the future.
Source: Business | 18 Feb 2019 | 9:00 am(NZT)
Australia's biggest companies are ignoring calls from regulators and investors to do more to mitigate the risks of climate change, with a new study finding that many of the nation's top 100 companies still do not identify climate change as a material business risk.
Source: Business | 18 Feb 2019 | 8:22 am(NZT)
Hundreds of passengers throughout Europe are stranded by the abrupt collapse of the British regional airline Flybmi, which cited higher fuel costs and Brexit uncertainty for the closure.
Source: Business | 18 Feb 2019 | 2:53 am(NZT)
The expected demand for electric vehicles is driving optimism in the global nickel industry and breathing new life into a mothballed mine in the remote East Kimberley after a three-year hiatus.
Source: Business | 17 Feb 2019 | 12:42 pm(NZT)
India's first locally built high speed train breaks down on its first trip, a day after its inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Source: Business | 17 Feb 2019 | 12:31 pm(NZT)