Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo recently issued a regulation requiring corporations to disclose information on their beneficial owners.
April 10, 2018
The Australian economy is continuing to feel the effects of two important dynamics – the steady march of globalisation and digital disruption.
April 05, 2018
The Australian Government’s proposed whistleblowing laws are one step closer to becoming reality, with the Senate Economics Legislation Committee (the Committee) recommending that the Treasury Laws Amendment (Whistleblowers) Bill 2017 (the Bill) be passed, despite numerous stakeholders expressing concern about aspects of the Bill. For more details of the Bill’s contents, refer to our December update.
April 03, 2018
Following the high of 2011, with gold prices in excess of US$1900/oz, copper prices in excess of US$10,000/tonne and iron ore prices in excess of US$190/tonne, metal prices crashed and with those prices fell some of the junior mining companies that depended on them.
Yesterday, a NSW Parliamentary Committee (Committee) produced its report following a long and complex inquiry which delved into the regulation of waste, and planning for waste infrastructure in NSW more broadly, including ‘Energy from Waste’ (EfW) technology.
March 29, 2018
The judgment of the Constitutional Court in September and Others v CMI Business Enterprise CC  ZACC 4 has received attention for clarifying the nature of the confidentiality of conciliation proceedings.
There have been a number of recent developments, both at state and national level, which have significant implications for the daily management of contaminated sites.
March 26, 2018
On March 8, 2018, President Donald Trump signed two proclamations1 putting in place a 25 percent tariff on steel and a 10 percent tariff on aluminum.
March 15, 2018
Last Friday, the NSW Government exhibited the long-awaited draft Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Bill 2018 (ACH Bill), which will introduce a new legal framework for managing and conserving Aboriginal cultural heritage (ACH) in NSW.
March 02, 2018
Mexico's SENER issued the bidding guidelines for the first international public bid for electric transmission lines
February 07, 2018