Triguboff puts $10b price tag on Meriton empire

Billionaire Harry Triguboff has put a $10 billion price tag on his property development empire.

Triguboff puts $10b price tag on Meriton

Meriton’s owner Harry Triguboff has put a $10 billion price tag on the apartment development company he founded more than 50 years ago. He told ABC business reporter Pat McGrath that he intends to sell all, rather than part, of the company to overseas interests if agreement can be reached on the price.

Mr Fluffy solution paves way for individual attention

The Mr Fluffy insulation saga has turned a corner and is offering personal solutions to more than 1,000 Canberra home owners, the ACT Asbestos Taskforce head Andrew Kefford said.

Westpac’s Justin Smirk says retailers struggling to keep prices down

Westpac’s senior economist Justin Smirk says increased retail competition is making it hard for stores to pass on price rises from a falling Australian dollar.

Wangaratta building activity on the rise

Building activity in Wangaratta is showing signs of significant growth, with an increase in the number of building permits issued over the past 12 months.

Robert Prestipino says an online crowd funding tool could bankroll key infrastructure projects.

Co-founder Robert Prestipino says many investors want to get involved in projects that will build the social value of regional towns. Full story here

Crowd funding could bankroll key infrastructure projects in regional Australia

Rural Australia could potentially attract more investment towards infrastructure projects under a new funding model which has been launched online.

Asbestos home buyback could cost $1 billion

The cost of buying and demolishing Canberra houses contaminated with deadly Mr Fluffy loose-fill asbestos insulation could reach $1 billion, the ACT Government says.

NSW passes WA as leading state economy

New South Wales has taken Western Australia’s position as the strongest economy in the country.