12:21AM | Thursday, 12 December 2013 | By Andrew Sadauskas The premiers of Victoria and South Australia, Denis Napthine and Jay Weatherill, are set to hold talks with Prime Minister Tony Abbott following the announcement by Holden it will end production in Australia by 2017.
12:15PM | Wednesday, 11 December 2013 | By Gavin Lower Australian app developers Appster have one of the few Google Glass devices in Australia and see the technology as offering huge potential for start-up app developers.
12:09PM | Wednesday, 11 December 2013 | By Gavin Lower Australia’s first online equity crowdfunding platform to channel investment into start-ups has been launched.
12:04PM | Wednesday, 11 December 2013 | By Gavin Lower Gavin Appel, partner at Square Peg Capital, loves what he does and describes himself as a “passionate guy”.
12:33AM | Wednesday, 11 December 2013 | By Andrew Sadauskas There has been a slight tempering in business confidence following a post-election surge, according to the latest NAB survey. Plus GM’s new female CEO, and Abbott rejects a Qantas bailout.
12:31AM | Wednesday, 11 December 2013 | By Rose Powell Female tech entrepreneurs face cultural hurdles that require greater confidence than their male counterparts, but are increasingly carving out a role for themselves in app development and the start-up scene, says entrepreneur and TiE board member Ambika Malvia.
12:15PM | Tuesday, 10 December 2013 | By Myriam Robin Camp Kidpreneur is a week-long camp for children eight to 12 that teaches them the skills to be an entrepreneur.
12:35PM | Tuesday, 10 December 2013 | By Rose Powell Start-up businesses are outperforming established smaller businesses, according to the MYOB Business Monitor created from a survey of over 1000 small to medium Australian businesses.
12:29PM | Tuesday, 10 December 2013 | By Rose Powell Popular social enterprise coding start-up Code for America has launched an Australian branch in Melbourne, with the local co-founders beginning conversations with a couple of local councils.
12:03AM | Tuesday, 10 December 2013 | By Rose Powell Taxi booking app and mobile payment platform ingogo has raised $3.4 million in funding and plans to float on the Australian Securities Exchange in 2014.