Ipswich wants to pay farmers more for milk

IPSWICH shoppers are happy to pay more for milk at Coles and Woolworths, but only if profits go back to dairy farmers.

Dairy price war hurts Central Queensland farmers

Michael and Aaron Clews, from Slatewood dairy farm in Rossmoya, discuss the impact of supermarket milk wars on Central Queensland farmers and economy.

Dairy price war impacting $70 million injected into CQ economy

Queensland dairy industry struggling as farmers hit wall

"...now they’re not producing enough milk to cover Queensland"

Staff want more say for happy workplace

TOGETHER: Intuition: The Art of Hair staff Kayla Vella (back left), Larissa Anderson, Brittany Miller, Kate Turvey, and Victoria Edwards (front left), owner Sammy Hayes and Meryn Dunn, couldn’t be happier with their workplace.

New survey suggests action on feedback may be the key to engagement.

Former Linc Energy executives could foot clean-up bill

NEW CLAIMS: Linc Energy is facing five charges of wilful and serious environmental harm at its Hopeland site, near Chinchilla.

Government investigating if new laws can be applied to Linc Energy

LISTEN: Union to fight BHP Billiton over tugboat job losses

About 25 jobs will be lost from current tugboat contractor Teekay.

About 25 jobs will be lost from current tugboat contractor Teekay.

‘Oscars’ of Aussie events are headed our way

The Australian Event Awards will be held here for the next three years. (L-R) Acting CEO of Visit Sunshine Coast, Simon Latchford, CEO of Opera Australia, Craig Hassall, Managing Director of Australian Event Awards, Ian Steigrad and Cr Jason O'Pray.

Coast wins bid to host the 'Oscars' of Australian events industry.

UPDATE: 379 jobs for Gladstone no matter who wins seat

Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen pledged $500 million for the Philip Street development yesterday after it was revealed in The Observer that morning that his party would back the project.

LABOR said the $5m project would create 301 jobs once it's finished.

Canada's re-entry into oil market set to edge price lower

The price of oil edged lower as Canadian oil-sands producers prepared to resume production.

The new way to safeguard yourself for retirement

Noel Whittaker

Investment bonds are proving a popular option to super

Forget business success question, ask what people will buy

The five cent coin is soon to be a discontinued currency in Australia.Photo: Rob Williams / The Queensland Times

We shouldn't be looking at what makes a business successful

Money disappears from accounts as bank investigates error

Bank of Queensland has been having transaction issues.

If you are a BOQ customer, it might pay to check your balance

How you can get a job at the mines

SDS TRAINING: Gary Smith and CEO Sharon Gough with a Caterpillar D3 dozer and a prime mover that are used for training.

Despite the slow resources sector, mines are in government approvals

Free-market think tank slams Turnbull over super reforms

Treasurer Scott Morrison during Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra, Wednesday, May 4, 2016.

A top free-market think tank has slammed the Turnbull government

"Backpacker tax" still in force after 2016 Federal budget

So-called “backpacker’s tax” has survived in the 2016 Federal Budget

Charging stations for electric cars mapped in Queensland

ERGON Energy has mapped its network for electric vehicle charging stations from Toowoomba to Cairns bringing the electric car super highway another step closer.

Teacher's post on cyber-safety goes viral

Toowoomba teacher Paula Beare wants her students to know the dangers of social media.

Post has gone viral and has been shared more than 65,000 times

Google Home promises an answer for everything

The Google Home device.

MOVE over Siri, here’s comes Google Home and Google assistant

YouTube 360 degree videos now available on iPhones

Bill Nye, using a Google Cardboard virtual reality headset in New York. Photo Andy Kropa/Invision/AP

VR reality coming to iOS via Google Cardboard and other headsets

Investment bonds could help you save on tax

INVESTMENT bonds, once called insurance bonds, are rapidly growing in popularity as super loses its attractiveness as a tax saving tool.

Scams target over-50s

Paul Clitheroe

Crikey, I’m getting bombarded by email scams

BEAN COUNTER: Business and babies are not so far apart

Award winning financial planner and Daily columnist Scott Baker, director of Mobbs Baker Wealth.

New dad Scott Baker muses on parenthood and business.

In defence of insurance companies not paying out on TPD

Noel Whittaker

Insurance can be disappointing at times

MY SAY: When tax advice crosses the line

Cash money Photo:Barry Leddicoat / Sunshine Coast Daily

I am not at all shocked by the allegations emerging from Panama

Changes to pension will hit those with assets

Noel Whittaker

Age pension changes will hit those with substantial assets first

Uncharted 4 worth its ‘wait’ in gold

AFTER several delays, years in development and a public dying to get its hands on the final game in the Nathan Drake series of games, the wait is over.

Rocky's Uncle Chunt tells Call of Duty where it went wrong

Rockhampton gamer Christopher Hunt says the new COD release is a let down for fans.

Gamers label Call Of Duty ‘Infinite Bore-fare’

9.7 inch iPad Pro: One top tool for both work and play

Apple's 9.7 inch iPad Pro with the Apple Pencil and smart keyboard.

One top tool for both work and play

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn dumps all his Apple shares

Apple's stock fell 9 percent during the last week of April 2016 after it reported a sizeable drop in iPhone sales. Icahn, a longtime booster, told CNBC he still thinks Apple is a "great company." But he said he worries about Chinese regulators, who recently blocked Apple's online services. Apple has been hoping to expand in China.

One of Apple’s most prominent investors, has sold his entire stake

Game Review: Ratchet & Clank

Ratchet and Clank Sony PS4 game.

Before we begin, know that I've been a fan of R&C since the start

Xbox 360 party is over, but console will be supported

Halo has been a huge success on the Xbox 360.

78 billion hours of games played on Microsoft console

Survey finds one in two overestimate cost of a home

An introduction to a variety of free tools and apps to make the most of your smartphone.

The dream of owning property may be closer than people thin