'End of an era': Former foreign minister Julie Bishop announces her

Julie Bishop has announced she will not recontest the seat of Curtin at the next election, marking an end to nearly 21 years in parliament. “I will not recontest the seat of Curtin at the next election,” she told the House of Representatives on Thursday. “I have been contacted by a number of talented, indeed, extraordinary, people, including women, who …

Coal power baron calls on Australians to 'embrace' clean energy

Business The economy Energy Coal power baron Trevor St Baker is spending nearly $30 million to build a nationwide electric vehicle charging network, calling on Australians to “embrace” clean energy. Mr St Baker, the joint owner of the Vales Point coal-fired power station and founder of coal power company ERM, aims to supercharge the development …

$0.01 Earnings Per Share Expected for Fortuna Silver Mines Inc (FSM) This Quarter

Analysts predict that Fortuna Silver Mines Inc (NYSE:FSM) (TSE:FVI) will announce earnings per share (EPS) of $0.01 for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zero analysts have made estimates for Fortuna Silver Mines’ earnings. Fortuna Silver Mines posted earnings per share of $0.08 during the same quarter last year, which indicates a negative year-over-year growth …

Foldable Phone Frenzy Is Supercharging Gains in Chinese Stocks

View photos Foldable Phone Frenzy Is Supercharging Gains in Chinese Stocks More (Bloomberg) — Foldable phones are creating a buzz in the consumer electronics sector, and in China’s equity market. Display maker Tianma Microelectronics Co. rallied 77 percent this year through Wednesday, in the lead up to Samsung Electronics Co. unveiling a $1,980 smartphone with …

Juventus captain Chiellini: Ronaldo has filled Buffon void

Juventus captain Giorgio Chiellini has hailed the impact made by Cristiano Ronaldo. Chiellini says Ronaldo has joined them to win the Champions League. He said, “Ronaldo’s arrival was important. In terms of character, he’s filled the void left by Buffon’s departure. “Only a fool would’ve doubted his ability to score goals and provide assists. After …

Nine's news boss slams 'false' and 'defamatory' report blaming Georgie Gardner

Nine’s director of news and current affairs Darren Wick has slammed an article as “false” and “defamatory” after it blamed the Today Show’s Georgie Gardner for the program’s “record lows”. The article – written by Kris Krane and published in the Daily Telegraph – also included quotes from “a network insider” who called Gardner an …

A thoroughly modern Ms Fisher takes on the bad guys in the 1960s

Entertainment TV & radio The legendary detective Miss Phryne Fisher is missing, presumed dead. Last known to be flying a light aircraft over the highlands of Papua New Guinea, she has not been heard from for months. Given Phryne’s love of action and adventure, her propensity for diving in head first, and her feisty, independent …