Payments group Worldpay
said on Wednesday it was expanding its business in Australia and
New Zealand, a new heavyweight disruptor vying for the business
of the established payment networks and banks servicing most
Scientists have discovered a new species of pig-footed bandicoot — an extinct Australian marsupial that looks like a kangaroo, an opossum and a deer got a bit too friendly at the local watering hole — and it's about as strange as you'd hope.
Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison insisted that foreign lobbyists won't influence his country's gun laws, after an investigative report alleged the country's far-right One Nation party had sought donations and guidance from the National Rifle Association of America (NRA).
Australia's nationalist One Nation party allegedly sought millions of dollars from the U.S. gun lobby and discussed weakening the country's strict gun control laws with the U.S. National Rifle Association, Al Jazeera reported.
Raw video: Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison accuses the right-wing One Nation party of attempting to sell the country's 'gun laws to the highest bidders' after representatives were reportedly caught on secret video, filmed by Al Jazeera, in discussions with NRA.
Australia’s right-wing party officials blamed alcohol on the recording in which they apparently sought a donation from the U.S. National Rifle Association in an effort to change gun laws in the country.
Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia Group Bhd. said on Tuesday it is dropping advertisements of flights between Brisbane and Bangkok, after drawing criticism on social media that they used a double entendre that promoted sex tourism.
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