Free-market think tank slams Turnbull over super reforms

A TOP free-market think tank has slammed the Turnbull government’s superannuation reforms in the budget as setting a “very dangerous new precedent”.

See how Twitter lit up after Leicester's EPL win

Leicester's EPL fairytale lit up Twitter like a light

The Big Red Button that can help you save a life

Stefan Ossenberg has designed product called Resus-a-Station which can guide people through the CPR process at the press of a button.

Inventor creates device that can save lives and needs your help

Sunshine Coast for international aerospace hub?

POTENTIAL: Mayor Mark Jamieson with Will Shrapnel of Helimods.

State Government invites submissions

Privates app lets you delete sent messages

App uses strong end-to-end encryption, protecting users' messages

Free trade talks collapse between US and Europe

President Hollande has said he will "never accept" the deal

Coast gets none of Bruce Hwy upgrade money

The Bruce Highway has free flowing traffic at Glenview at 3pm, depsite it being the last day of Easter holidays.

No money to improve the rail line between Beerburrum to Nambour

"Backpacker tax" still in force after 2016 Federal budget

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

RBA drops rates down to 1.75%

THE RBA board decided to lower the cash rate by 25 basis points to 1.75 per cent.

WATERCOOLER: Are holiday penalty rates too costly?

A rally over penalty rates in Ipswich on Monday. Photo: Rob Williams / The Queensland Times

It is a costly task to pay the double time penalty rates to staff

Morrison confirms wealthy Aussies will pay more tax on super

Treasurer Scott Morrison outside The Treasury as part of a media opportunity in Canberra, Saturday, April 30, 2016.

Wealthy Australians will pay more tax on their superannuation

Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"

Treasurer Scott Morrison speaks at a press conference at Parliament House in Canberra, Friday, April 29, 2016.

Scott Morrison has given a hint on the focus of his first budget

Plenty of surprise at our commodity and currency recovery

Australia's recovery has surprised many financial market types

Negative gearing changes off the table for May's budget

Mr Turnbull on Friday told a room full of Sydney small business owners they were at the heart of each of his government's policies, but stopped short of revealing if they would be offered any new incentives or cuts.

Turnbull has taken negative gearing changes off the table

Business confidence down for now but change expected

Business confidence is down as the mining outlook weakens.

The winning streak in the US share market faltered overnight.

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

AFTER using the 12.9 inch iPad Pro, you would think downsizing to the 9.7 inch model would be a bit of a let down.

Large Hadron Collider taken out by encounter with weasel

The Large Hadron Collider has been temporarily immobilised

Apple’s new rose gold laptop

Sick of your standard silver Macbook?

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

BEAN COUNTER: Business and babies are not so far apart

RECENTLY my wife gave birth to our first child and it became clear very quickly that I am out of my depth.

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

OPINION: Extra few dollars are so worth it for our farmers

Dion Burton at his dairy farm and milk factory in Tinana Photo: Mitch Crawley / Fraser Coast Chronicle

92% of respondents said they would spend the extra few dollars

THUMBS UP: 40 awesome customer service experiences on Coast

There are 40 reasons here on why to shop, eat and play on the Fraser Coast.

See 40 reviews of great customer service offered on Fraser Coast.

Game Review: Ratchet & Clank

BEFORE you read this, please keep one thing in mind, and that is yours truly is a die-hard fan of the Ratchet & Clank series which now stretches back 14...

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

Resurrected Australian Sentinel tank hits the world stage

Sentinel on show at the Australian Armour and Artillery Museum in Cairns

Sentinel: Bringing Aussie history home

Apple iPhone SE to start at $679 in Australia

Apple's new iPhone SE comes in an array of colours.

Apple unveils its most powerful four inch phone

Telehealth gaining traction in regional Qld thanks to NBN

Regional Qld is seeing health benefits from the NBN rollout

Sony announces AU launch date and price for Playstation VR

Sony's competitor to the Oculus rift will be released in Australia