Obama no-show just bad timing, says ambassador
The US ambassador to Australia says president Barack Obama's decision to cancel two trips to Australia will not harm the relationship between the two countries.
Danish company agrees to take Sydney toxic waste
A company in Denmark has agreed to take toxic waste from the site of the former ICI chemical plant in southern Sydney.
Gunns share buyers revealed
Gunns shares have risen nine per cent after an Australian hedge fund revealed it is a major shareholder in the timber company.