Oceania

China’s Tianqi Lithium Seen Launching $2bn Hong Kong Listing

China's Tianqi Lithium CorpĀ plans to open its books on Thursday, June 30, for a listing in Hong Kong in mid-July…

9 hours ago

Australian Miner Liontown Signs Lithium Deal With Ford

The agreement with the US carmaking giant comes on the heels of similar deals with Tesla and South Korean battery…

16 hours ago

Digital Bank Pioneer in Australia Shuts Down, Returns Licence

Volt Bank, which in February said it intended to raise A$200 million ($138 million), said it was unable to secure…

17 hours ago

Australia-Asia Sun Cable Project Wins Government Support

A massive solar project in northern Australia, which aims to provide energy to Singapore and Indonesia via an undersea cable,…

4 days ago

Carmaker Stellantis Buys 8% Stake in Australian Lithium Producer

The A$76 million ($52 million) investment would make Stellantis the company's second-largest investor with an 8% holding

6 days ago

Qantas Expects Return to Profit as Key Executive Quits

Despite an expected resurgence in domestic and international travel, the airline forecast a loss for fiscal 2022, citing the impact…

6 days ago

Samsung Fined Over Misleading Wet Phone Ads

An Australian court found the South Korean electronics giant misled phone buyers about the result of Galaxy phones being submerged…

7 days ago

Australia Plugs Back Into Coal to Avoid Power Blackouts

More than 1,900MW of capacity is back on line since Wednesday, the industry group that represents generators said on Friday,…

2 weeks ago

BHP to Keep Australian Coal Mine After No Bids Received

BHP put the Mt Arthur Coal mine up for sale, but said it failed to get a viable offer, so…

2 weeks ago

New Zealand Economy Shrinks 0.2% as Exports Plummet

Primary industries drove the decrease in gross domestic product (GDP), down 1.2% in the quarter. Goods producing industries also experienced…

2 weeks ago

Australia Settles With French Shipbuilder Over Axed Subs Deal

The cancellation of the French deal, in favour of nuclear-powered submarines built by the US and UK, enraged Paris and…

3 weeks ago

Blackstone Nears $6.3bn Crown Bid After Regulators’ Approval

Crown Resorts, 37% owned by billionaire James Packer, has been under pressure for years since inquiries found it enabled money…

3 weeks ago