You don't have to actually work for Rupert Murdoch to make a fortune. Just ask News Corp's retiring chief financial officer, Bedi Singh. He will make $US10m over the next three years from drawing his base salary and bonuses despite walking out the door for the last time this Wednesday.
Esther Han We've been calling these products 'milk' for decades. Will we have to stop?
Shares in WorleyParsons surged to a two-year high after a Dubai-based consulting group emerged with a 13.35 per cent holding and confirmed it had made an indicative bid for the engineering contractor last year but was knocked back.
Lucy Battersby Anonymous rogue websites continue to create legal headaches for Seven West Media with a new page registered over the weekend repeating allegations about chief executive Tim Worner and former Seven employees.
Michael Pascoe The new chief dealer at James Packer's Crown Resorts seems to have a flexible view of what "VIP" might mean.
Elizabeth Knight It's hard to believe that there aren't plenty of executives around town sweating a little more profusely this week as they delete their text messages and rethink the merits of any secret romantic trysts with their staff.
Colin Kruger Business guru and Celebrity Apprentice host Mark Bouris promised to fire himself if his financial group, Yellow Brick Road, did not make a profit this year.He was joking of course, but the good news for Bouris is that he won't have to worry about his long suffering fellow investors taking the promise seriously.
Mathew Dunckley A government-backed fund is needed to ensure access to justice for cases where litigation funders and plaintiff lawyers are unwilling to back court action, says a leading expert in the field.
Lucy Cormack You can finally check when you will get the NBN and what sort of technology you will be receiving.
Elizabeth Knight, Patrick Hatch Insurance giant QBE's chief executive, John Neal, has suffered a $550,000 cut to his bonus for not disclosing a romantic relationship with his executive assistant.