Stories about Finance

Feb 23 2016

Qantas posts first half profit of $688m

Those extra seats and additional services, achieved through a five per cent increas in fleet utilisation, were more than absorbed by the market, with revenue passenger ki...

Feb 23 2016

BHP Billiton posts $7.84b half year loss

Underlying profit from continuing operations fell to $412 million or $0.08 per share from $4.89 billion or $0.92 per share a year earlier. BHP cut interim dividend to 1...

Feb 23 2016

Snyder To Release All Executive Office E-Mails On Flint Since 2011

The petition that was approved was submitted by Pastor David Bullock , a Detroit activist who has been prominent in the Rainbow PUSH Coalition and the NAACP, and who has...

Feb 23 2016

Governor: $2 million for Flint pipe replacement

Flint, Michigan is preparing to replace the city's high-risk lead water pipes to improve the quality of drinking water and remedy widespread lead contamination. Flint has...

Feb 23 2016

House passes bill requiring EPA actions on lead-laced water

It also requires utilities to identify and provide notice to residents who may be affected by higher levels of lead because of lead content in pipes and other portions of...