ASIC has issued its first crowd-sourced funding regime stop order.

APRA has published its finalised prudential practice guide to enhance operational resilience.

Over 700 human rights advocates have urged the Australian Government to introduce a Human Rights Act.

SA Premier Peter Malinauskas has proposed a complete ban on political donations.

Recommendations have been made to address PwC’s “disregard” for truth and ethical standards.

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has written an opinion piece about the importance of productive engagement with China.

The Queensland Government says it wants to spend less on contractors and consultants.

The Community and Public Sector Union (CPSU) has responded to disturbing workplace revelations from within the Australian Border Force (ABF).

Apple has unveiled its generative artificial intelligence initiative dubbed “Apple Intelligence”.

Australian experts suggest a potential solution to the rampant spread of misinformation on social media.

People tend to spend more when using cashless payment methods compared to traditional cash transactions.

Providing a universal basic income (UBI) worldwide could boost economies and address environmental challenges...

The Victorian Government has put up new money to address gender disparities in the energy and manufacturing sectors.

The Australian Workers Union (AWU) and the Mining and Energy Union (MEU) have announced...

The National Anti-Corruption Commission will not investigate public officials referred by the robodebt royal commission.

The Australian Antarctic Division (AAD) has criticised Serco, the private operator of Australia’s icebreaker RSV Nuyina, for not adhering to strict COVID-19 vaccination protocols.

The Federal Court has ordered Santos to pay a $2,750,000 penalty for violations of the National Gas Rules.

The NSW Government has introduced structural changes aimed at reducing the public sector's reliance on consultants and controlling costs.

ASIC says that while millions of Australians face financial hardship, many do not reach out for help.

The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) wants to address the inequities in junior rates of pay.

The UN Secretary-General has called for a ban on fossil fuel advertising.

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Health authorities, politicians and scientists have been slowly introducing the world to the concept of ‘One Health’ - an all-inclusive approach to health that extends from the human body right through the global environment. 

This year’s Nobel Prizes honour discoveries that unwind our notion of truth, our understanding of ourselves and the human story, the complexities of cells and the very basics of the universe. 

XENOTRANSPLANTATION - sounds like something that would happen to an ill-fated crew member in Star Trek, but it is also a technical term for using non-human parts to treat or enhance our own bodies. 

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