What's Happening

Airbnb eyes bigger slice of experience economy with launch of 200 new 'bucket list worthy' adventures, from African lion-tracking expeditions to Amish farmstays


eBay Australia boss warns new retail market players they should 'partner, not come in and seek to disrupt and destroy' — as experts say Amazon's local rollout is on track


Afterpay launches $300 million capital raise and bats away ASX concerns, as founders Anthony Eisen and Nick Molnar sell-down



Prospa CEO Beau Bertoli is confident about Tuesday’s bell-ringing, but admits postponing the last IPO ‘wasn’t a great idea’


Australia's politicians are about to get a 2% pay rise — and they can thank these 3 corporate high-flyers on the Remuneration Tribunal


Afterpay in hot water with Australia's terrorism financing watchdog — just one day after trumpeting its US retail success



This ABC journalist live-tweeted the entire federal police raid, and the reporting is pure gold


Afterpay inks deal with iconic brands Levi's and Ray-Ban, deepening its US footprint and sending its stock price surging


PM Scott Morrison says Darwin shooting a 'terrible act of violence' but not 'an act of terrorism'


Google exec Sally-Ann Williams tapped to lead Cicada Innovations — and she plans to take the secretive incubator out of the shadows


CBA and NAB pass on RBA interest rate cut in full, but ANZ and Westpac defy Treasurer Josh Frydenberg's orders


100,000 Australians at risk of fraud as hackers attack Westpac's PayID platform



Australia gets its first fully electric cop car as Victoria Police adds Tesla Model X to highway patrol


Three Chinese warships dock in Sydney Harbour — but were they even invited?


Xero boss: if you don't wash your own coffee cup, don't bother applying for a job


Jetstar hit with $1.95 million fine for lying to customers about non-refundable cheap tickets



Uber Eats is now as well-known as Macca's and Woolworths — but faces serious reputation risk from its ridesharing parent company


Australia has a new minimum wage of $740.80 per week, but the 3% bump is less than half of what the unions wanted


7-Eleven opens its first cashless and cardless store in Australia — and apparently you'll be able to checkout in seconds via its app


Australia ranked 18th in the world for global competitiveness as Singapore inches out US for top spot


Here's the advice Twilio CEO Jeff Lawson has for Slack and other enterprise software firms going public


5 things you need to know about Anthony Albanese, the unlikely sex symbol turned federal Labor leader


Traders at 5 global banks colluded in chat rooms named ‘The Cartel’ and ‘The Mafia’ to rig foreign exchange rates, lawsuit claims


Canva under cyber-attack, with reportedly as many as 139 million users affected


PM Scott Morrison announces Cabinet reshuffle – including a new minister for fintech and an ambassador to the US


Hungry Jack's and CSIRO scientists to develop meat-free Whopper


Jamie Oliver pens emotional email to staff following the collapse of his restaurant business – but worker claims he was first told by KPMG administrators


Wesfarmers, the owner of Bunnings, set to enter EV market as $776 million takeover bid for lithium miner and Tesla supplier strengthens


Facebook lobbied against Australian privacy regulations, flying in the face of Mark Zuckerberg's PR push


Gladys Berejiklian secures bragging rights as Broadway hit Hamilton heads to Sydney


The ASX has rejected 80 would-be listings, despite mission to entice foreign tech companies


Jamie Oliver 'devastated' as his UK restaurant empire collapses


Here's how 7 Aussie tech leaders are reacting to the Morrison Government's re-election


Blue Sky, the Aussie investment manager that picked a global fight with a US hedge fund, enters receivership


Coalition clinches majority government — here's what it means for you


Why Magda Szubanski called Labor's campaign a 'Franking-stein's monster'


Fintech lender Prospa launches $110 million IPO after botched first attempt


10 things you need to know about Bob Hawke, the larrikin leader loved by Australians across the political divide


10 things you need to know about the Federal Election 2019 — for Aussies that haven't been paying attention


10 things you need to know this morning in Australia


Salesforce taps Aussie VP to head Asia-Pacific at MuleSoft, the SaaS company it paid a cool US$6.5 billion for in 2018


10 things you need to know this morning in Australia


Scott Morrison unveils election promise allowing first home buyers to purchase property with just a 5% deposit — as long as you're not earning too much