Sunday Mar 2
COLUMN-Vitol gets more than it wants with Shell Australia deal: Clyde Russell
It's relatively easy to see Royal Dutch Shell's motivation in selling its Australian refinery and retail network, but somewhat more difficult to work out Vitol SA's reasons for buying.
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Tue Feb 18, 2014
Bill Shorten cherrypicking manufacturing job loss figures
In an interview on the ABC's 7.30 program on February 10, Mr Shorten said : "The Abbott Government thinks manufacturing's too hard.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Tony Briffa resigns from Council to focus on human rights
Former Hobson's Bay mayor and local councillor Tony Briffa has resigned from the council after six years in public service.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Alcoa ready to join exit queue
Alcoa is now expected to fast-track its decision on whether to close its Geelong aluminium smelter within days of Toyota saying this week it would end car production at Altona.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Small business ponder their future as Toyota slams the brakes
Toyota has told parts suppliers that it wants to maintain a quality product right up until the last cars roll off the Altona production line in 2017.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Wallan Kilmore Broadford Star
FIVE clubs from Melbourne's West have been offered licences to join the new National Premier Leagues Victoria competition.
Footscray Yarraville Braybrook Star
A touch of teal for your nails
TEAL will be the hot new nail polish colour of the season with ladies across the western suburbs encouraged to get their nails 'coloured for a cause'.
Vic premier seeks funds for car workers
VICTORIAN Premier Denis Napthine will seek support for workers left jobless by Toyota's decision to cease manufacturing in Australia when he meets Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Tuesday.
Toyota shutdown sad but inevitable
ANALYSIS: Toyota always wanted to be the last to turn out the lights. If it went first it would have been blamed for killing the entire industry.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
Toyota gone by end of 2017
CUSTOMERS, staff and dogs were forced to take shelter in a Warrandyte supermarket as fires tore through Melbourne's outskirts on three fronts.