Roughly 7 per cent of Tesla employees will lose their jobs as the company sets its sights on producing cheaper electronic cars targeted at everyday people.
Choosing an outfit is something most of us take for granted, but for tens of thousands of Australians with disabilities it can be a painful experience. But a small coterie of Australian designers are out to change that.
Ansell chairman Glenn Barnes says the company is investigating allegations one of its major Malaysian suppliers is abusing worker rights, and will dump any supplier it finds is exploiting workers.
Unions and labour rights experts call on rubber glove retailer Ansell to step up efforts to protect migrant workers at Top Glove factories in Malaysia that supply products to the Australian company.
Part one of a two-part ABC News investigation uncovers allegations by workers at Malaysian-listed company Top Glove, which supplies products to Australian company Ansell, about excessive overtime and hefty recruitment fees that have kept them in debt bondage.
A national recall is issued for Nanna's family apple pies from Coles, Woolworths, IGA, Foodlands and other independent supermarkets after an "equipment failure with a supplier".
Christmas cakes, puddings and other products containing dried apricots are being recalled by a South Australian retailer after complaints about metal fragments found in them.
Research at a Queensland university has discovered the geological secret behind a rare earth mineral, critical to building high-tech products essential for future industries.
The headline fall in capex spending by Australian business was unexpected, but there were some promising signs for next year in investment intentions.
The US President warns the White House is "now looking at cutting all GM subsidies" in the wake of the company announcing it is closing five car factories and laying off 14,000 workers.