Australian tycoon James Packer abruptly quit Wednesday as director of his gaming empire Crown Resorts for "mental health issues", stepping back from all commitments indefinitely. No further details were given although the billionaire...Show More Summary
Mr. Packer, one of Australia’s richest men, recently found himself embroiled in a corruption scandal involving Israel’s prime minister.
UK-based billionaire Sanjeev Gupta is looking to buy equipment from and use part of the old Holden factory in South Australia to create an electric vehicle production line. That would be a significant part of remarkable transformation of Australia’s car industry and economy
Electric cars might finally be having their moment in Australia, after British billionaire Sanjeev Gupta approached the South Australian government about retooling Adelaide's defunct Holden factories into a new manufacturing hub.
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Australian man James Gilbert is now technically a billionaire after Bitcoin’s unprecedented price surge this week. According to a report in Bloomberg, Gilbert is the largest shareholder in US-based Crypto Co, a company listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange which invests in digital currencies. More »
In May, a new power couple was solidified. Supermodel Miranda Kerr and billionaire Snap CEO Evan Spiegel tied the knot, with an early morning yoga session and an intimate backyard setting. The Australian supermodel started dating the...Show More Summary
Snapchat cofounder and CEO Evan Spiegel, 27, is one of the richest millennial billionaires in America, with a fortune around $3.4 billion. In May, he married Miranda Kerr, an Australian supermodel and owner of cosmetics line Kora Organics. Show More Summary
Australian billionaire James Packer is finally opening up about his infamous relationship with Mariah Carey and their subsequent breakup.
Billionaire James Packer is finally opening up about his broken engagement to Mariah Carey in a candid new interview. “I was at a low point in my personal life,” 50-year-old Packer told The Weekend Australian of his time with Carey. “She was kind, exciting and fun.” As RadarOnline.com reported, Packer and Carey, 47, first met Read More
SYDNEY, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Billionaire Andrew Forrest called on Australian Rugby Union Chairman Cameron Clyne to resign on Wednesday over what he described as an unjust decision to axe the Western Force from Super Rugby.
SYDNEY, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Billionaire Andrew Forrest called on Australian Rugby Union Chairman Cameron Clyne to resign on Wednesday over what he described as the unjust decision to axe the Western Force from Super Rugby.
SYDNEY, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Billionaire Andrew Forrest's offer of a significant investment in Australian rugby came too late to save the Western Force Super Rugby team, Australian Rugby Union chief Bill Pulver said on Tuesday.
MELBOURNE, Aug 7 (Reuters) - Billionaire mining magnate Andrew Forrest has warned the Australian Rugby Union that he will be first in line to fight the embattled governing body if it moves to cut Western Force from Super Rugby.
Australian billionaire James Packer has cut his final ties with the Church Of Scientology in the wake of his failed romance with Mariah Carey. The diva infamously cited his links to the controversial church as being one of the reasons that their relationship didn’t last. And now it seems Packer, 49, is ready to make Read More
Founded with an Australian billionaire and Brett Ratner, the company was also behind Wonder Woman and Suicide Squad.
Elle Macpherson and her husband, billionaire real estate developer Jeffrey Soffer, have split after four years of marriage. The 53-year-old Australian supermodel and her husband wed back in July of 2013 at an intimate ceremony at the Laucala Resort in Fiji. “Jeff and Elle have split,” a source close to Jeffrey told People. No official [...]
New Giving Pledge members include the founder of discount airline EasyJet, a Norwegian shipping tycoon, and an Australian slot machine billionaire. The group supports causes including climate change, ecological protection, education and poverty.
Tech billionaire Scott Farquhar has bought a Sydney waterfront mansion for an Australian record Aus$75 million (US$56 million), a report said Monday, after the owners resisted selling the 1863-built home to developers.
But lawmakers also propose new gas-fired plants to solve future energy crises.