Wednesday Jul 9
Boral CEO accuses CFMEU of blackmail and criminal conspiracy
MARK COLVIN: The concrete giant Boral is calling for new US-style racketeering laws to counter the influence of the CFMEU in the construction industry.
Bruised Boral determined to beat CFMEU
Building materials group Boral has flagged potential plant closures as it battles deteriorating conditions in east coast construction markets, but says it is close to winning its fight with Australia's biggest union.
Sydney Morning Herald
Markets Live: Falls in store
A sell-off on Wall Street, on growing concerns over Ukraine and following slides in AIG and Twitter, has set the stage for a lower local open.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Shares fall as financial sector slides
The All Ordinaries Index was down 20 points to 5,447 shortly before 1:00pm , and the ASX 200 was 0.4 per cent lower at 5,464.
Canadian Business Magazine
Ballard Power reduces Q1 loss to US$3.8 million, consistent with 2014 outlook
Ballard Power Systems says it had a US$3.8-million net loss in the first quarter, an improvement on a year earlier when the fuel cell developer had a net loss of US$7.9 million, and that it is on track to meet its key financial objectives for 2014.