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Australian unicorn SafetyCulture is now worth $2.2 billion after another monster funding round, adding almost $1 billion in value in just 12 months

Workplace operations platform SafetyCulture has hit another milestone, minting a $2.2 billion valuation just 12 months after hitting its first billion. It comes on the back of a $99 million funding round, led by Insight Partners and participated in by existing investors like Blackbird. After acquiring microlearning app EdTech last […]
Australian unicorn SafetyCulture is now worth $2.2 billion after another monster funding round, adding almost $1 billion in value in just 12 months
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Trump has diminished the United States’ position on the world stage, according to former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull

Former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says the US has “less influence” on the world stage than before Donald Trump became president. Turnbull told Business Insider that the US had reduced its influence over global affairs under Trump, and he criticised Trump’s “isolationist” decision to withdraw from the World Health […]
Trump has diminished the United States’ position on the world stage, according to former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
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Malcolm Turnbull accuses Scott Morrison of dishonesty over Jakarta mission

The uneasy peace between Malcolm Turnbull and Scott Morrison has been shattered with the former prime minister effectively branding his successor a liar. Mr Turnbull has taken issue with Mr Morrison after the Prime Minister claimed Mr Turnbull’s two-day mission to Jakarta was to represent Australia at an oceans summit, […]
Malcolm Turnbull accuses Scott Morrison of dishonesty over Jakarta mission
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Result aside, the Wentworth vote is a disaster for the Liberal Party

As of Monday morning the most likely result of the Wentworth by-election is that independent Kerryn Phelps will win, but by a slim margin and not the landslide it appeared to be on Saturday night. But even if Liberal candidate Dave Sharma was to manage a spectacular last-minute turnaround with […]
Result aside, the Wentworth vote is a disaster for the Liberal Party
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What Australian politics teaches us about the psychology of revenge

It’s hard to read the recent felling of Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull as anything other than an act of revenge by Tony Abbott and his closest supporters. This is indeed the judgement of former foreign minister and opposition leader Alexander Downer and former Liberal Party treasurer Michael Yabsley, as revealed […]
What Australian politics teaches us about the psychology of revenge
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Malcolm Turnbull will quit federal parliament on Friday

Ousted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced he will leave federal Parliament on Friday. Turnbull previously said last week that if there was a second spill after Peter Dutton’s attempt to overthrow him on Tuesday, that he would not recontest and would leave parliament. On Friday, Scott Morrison won a […]
Malcolm Turnbull will quit federal parliament on Friday
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Friday, it’s Friday, which seat will I choose? 1. Australia could have its second female Prime Minister by lunch. But first, a few things have to happen. The PM should have legal advice from the solicitor-general on whether there are any concerns over Peter Dutton’s eligibility to sit in Parliament […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia