Carbon price


ACCC launches hotline for carbon price claims

6:18PM | Monday, 18 June 2012 |  Small businesses unsure about carbon price claims can now access a dedicated hotline, designed to make it easier for consumers and business to complain if they suspect a price claim is false.

Seven billion and then some

10:47PM | Wednesday, 26 October 2011 |  With the global population set to hit seven billion and a price looming on carbon, now is a great time to get into the business of doing more with less. BY RICHARD NICOL.

THE NEWS WRAP: Gillard begins carbon tax sell

7:13AM | Monday, 11 July 2011 |  Prime minster Julia Gillard has begun the task of selling the government’s carbon pricing to the public after details of the scheme were unveiled yesterday.

THE NEWS WRAP: Tiger forced to suspend online ticket sales

7:00AM | Wednesday, 6 July 2011 |  Tiger Airways has suspended online ticket sales as uncertainty continues over when the airline will get back in the skies.

Some facts about carbon

6:02PM | Wednesday, 8 June 2011 |  Confused about carbon? We set down some calculations showing just how much prices will increase under the carbon tax. BY RICHARD NICOL.

THE NEWS WRAP: ASIC ramps up scrutiny of the liquidations industry

6:11AM | Wednesday, 1 June 2011 |  ASIC has said that it has increased its scrutiny of the liquidations industry, following calls for it to be stripped of its powers to regulate the sector.

THE NEWS WRAP: Australia set for negative economic growth in the March quarter

5:14AM | Tuesday, 31 May 2011 |  Australia is set for negative economic growth in the March quarter following a surprise fall in company profits.

THE NEWS WRAP: Opposition urges government not to fund carbon price ads

5:15AM | Monday, 30 May 2011 |  The Federal Opposition has urged the Government to rule out using public funds to advertise the benefits of a carbon price, in the wake of the launch of an ad campaign by green and union groups.

When is enough, enough?

5:43PM | Wednesday, 25 May 2011 |  As a business operator, you need to think about how to minimise your carbon risk… that is if you haven't already. BY RICHARD NICOL.

Carbon tax price details delayed until ‘mid-year’

4:00AM | Thursday, 14 April 2011 |  Small business groups will continue to negotiate with the government over the impact of the carbon tax after it was revealed that the pricing model won’t be finalised until mid-year.