Chris Pash

Chris Pash has been a correspondent, bureau chief, editor and news company chief executive.

His book, The Last Whale, is a narrative non-fiction account about those who worked at the last whaling station in Australia and the activists who fought to close it down.

He is a member of the board of directors of the Australian Society of Authors and a former director of the Pacific Area Newspaper Publishers’ Association (PANPA).

What's Happening

This is where the new jobs will be created in Australian over the next five years


Amazon Australia makes its move into groceries, with thousands of products from 400 brands


Rogue cane toads have arrived in Canberra



THE BUX STOPS HERE: How a Perth fintech that raised $65 million ended up in liquidation


Telstra's chairman just admitted executives in Australia are paid too much


Proxies show Telstra will be hit with a first strike over executive bonuses



Wesfarmers is about to lose its title as the largest private employer in Australia


NAB says it will spend another $314 million on customer refunds and compensation


Coles needs more than the Little Shop campaign to see off competitors


Shares in jeweller Michael Hill crushed


Solomon Lew says the Myer board of directors is holding the new CEO back


The ASX took another hit



Coles has made a big comeback - and it's thanks to those 'Little Shop' toys


Perth's Orbital just signed a deal with Boeing for its unmanned aerial vehicle propulsion system


The ASX shrugged off Wall Street's woes


Australia’s startups have grabbed $445 million in venture capital over just three months



The ANZ CEO wants customers to contact him directly so he's made his email address public -- here it is


The ANZ has sacked 200 bankers this year for misconduct


King & Wood Mallesons is being investigated for overworking its lawyers during the banking royal commission


ASX plunges back below 6000 as Australian stocks are caught in a wave of global selling


Westpac's Brian Hartzer says tougher regulations alone won't solve poor bank conduct


The Commonwealth has sacked 41 bankers this year


Telstra tries to head off a shareholder revolt over bonuses for senior executives


Matt Comyn says greed played a part in the Commonwealth's culture failure


The government is fast tracking tax cuts for smaller companies


Australia is about to see a spike in gastro cases -- here's why


Australian researchers have just detected mysterious radio signals from deep space


Japan's Kirin is selling Australian dairy business Lion


Navitas shares are going nuts on a takeover bid


Pay growth for Australian millennials is stunted


The Sydney Angels just funded an AI-enabled recruitment platform startup


Banks are changing their code of practice to ensure the dead aren't charged fees


The terms of reference for the aged care royal commission have been announced


IMF: Australia's economic growth prospects slip over the US-China trade war


Gina Rinehart has won the battle of the billionaires for Atlas Iron


Telstra is preparing for a shareholder backlash against executive pay


Digital bank volt has closed a strategic partnership with PayPal


The ATO has squeezed an extra $5.6 billion in tax from multinationals


Australia's latest digital bank startup UP has launched with a shortcut via Bendigo Bank


The ATO is reportedly coming after the big four accountancy firms for tax schemes


It takes an average of 82 days in Australia to find a new job


Solomon Lew is gearing up for another assault on Myer's board


Queensland blockchain startup TravelbyBit just won a $3.5 million investment from global cryptocurrency exchange Binance


Shares in Freedom Insurance are being crushed


The health trend that encouraged companies to produce adulterated Australian honey


The most in demand freelance jobs in Australia


The Australian arm of chocolate and coffee chain Max Brenner has gone into administration


Freedom Insurance's CEO is gone and 140 staff have lost their jobs


Freedom Insurance is in a trading halt as it tries to sort out its future


Latitude Financial appoints Ahmed Fahour as CEO and puts its $4 billion float on hold