LOCAL: Brookfield outlines revised bid for Asciano in newly-revealed confidential letter

Insight into the North American asset manager’s next move in the battle to buy Asciano has been revealed in a newly-released confidential letter dated Sunday, February 07…

Brookfield CEO Sam Pollock wrote to Malcolm Broomhead, chairman of Asciano in letter dated for last Sunday, February 07, just one day before Asciano declared that the Qube bid is (currently) the...

LOCAL: No industrial action at Patrick until Fair Work hearings conclude – MUA

A, perhaps temporary, peace is currently holding on the Patrick wharves after the Maritime Union of Australia today [Feb 09] said that it will not take industrial action at least until the current hearings before the Fair Work Commission conclude.

FREE LOCAL: Wellard signs new general counsel and company secretary

Vertically integrated livestock exporter, Wellard, which operates a fleet of livestock carriers, has appointed a new general counsel / company secretary.

FREE LOCAL: ACCC delay is ‘frustrating’ and ‘jeopardising takeover,’ says confidential Brookfield letter to Asciano

Recently revealed confidential correspondence between would-be acquirer Brookfield and contested-target Asciano reveals that the investor is frustrated at the delay, which the asset manager believes is “jeopardising” both bids…

FREE LOCAL: ACCC delay is ‘frustrating’ and ‘jeopardising takeover,’ says confidential Brookfield letter

Recently revealed confidential correspondence between would-be acquirer Brookfield and contested-target Asciano reveals that the investor is frustrated at the delay, which the asset manager believes is “jeopardising” both bids…

LOCAL: Negotiations ongoing regarding Melbourne lease

Compensation clauses are the sticking points in legislation to lease the nation’s largest container terminal

LOCAL: Höegh increases service to Auckland, NZ

The ro-ro operator says New Zealand is contributing to market growth in the automotive sector

Maersk vessel released after brief hijacking off Nigeria

All crew safe on Safmarine Kuramo, according to Singapore’s MPA

Tianjin blast could cost marine insurers $3bn

Assessment efforts hampered by attitude of Chinese authorities, IUMI warns

Moody’s downbeat on MOL and K Line

Rating agency downgrades MOL and puts K Line under review for downgrade in wake of revised results for expected full-year earnings