The Federal Government is working on a “capacity mechanism” to ensure stability in the national electricity grid, paying coal and gas generators for reliable supplies.

The Albanese government is being urged to drop prosecutions against whistleblowers ...

Elon Musk has held an hour-long question-and-answer session with Twitter’s 8,000 employees.

Australia’s richest man says there is “not a snowflake’s chance in hell” of a global recession this year.

A former Sydney councillor accepted bribes from a Chinese developer in exchange for supporting ...

The SA Government has denied allegations of pork-barrelling despite skipping a step in the provision of sports grants.

The former Coalition government has been accused of mismanaging the accuracy of welfare payments.

AEMO has suspended the wholesale electricity spot market after companies failed to supply ...

The Fair Work Commission has announced a 5.2 per cent increase in the minimum wage, keeping it barely ahead of inflation, for now.

Experts are questioning whether the ethics of synthetic biology are fit for purpose.

A Google AI researcher says the company’s new chatbot is sentient, but Google has rushed to deny the claim.

Using gender-neutral words such as “businessperson” may not be gender-neutral after all, according to a US expert.

The competition regulator has some concerns about Aurizon’s proposed One Rail acquisition.

The federal government wants to crack down on fraud and other criminal activity in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

Services Australia says it is cutting its outsourced workload by 30 per cent.

The Albanese government says its national corruption watchdog will be able to look into recent corrupt conduct.

More delays suggest Snowy Hydro will not be the saviour that the former LNP government claimed it would.

Australia’s energy woes are being exacerbated by coal-fired generator outages.

The Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) has imposed a price cap on the electricity market for the first time ever in Queensland.

Australia’s major gass lobby says spot price markets and coal failures are behind recent pressure on power prices.

Airbnb is being taken to court for allegedly suggesting prices were in Australian dollars, when they were actually displaying US dollar prices.

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