E-scooter startup Neuron Mobility adds $12M to its Series A for expansion in Australia and New Zealand

Neuron Mobility, a Singapore-based e-scooter rental startup, announced today that it has added $ 12 million to its Series A. Led by Square Peg, an Australian venture capital firm and GSR Ventures, this increases the round’s new total to $ … Read more…

E-scooter startup Neuron Mobility adds $12M to its Series A for expansion in Australia and New Zealand

Neuron Mobility, a Singapore-based e-scooter rental startup, announced today that it has added $ 12 million to its Series A. Led by Square Peg, an Australian venture capital firm and GSR Ventures, this increases the round’s new total to $ … Read more…

Rio Tinto cutting executive bonuses after review of cave destruction in Australia

Rio Tinto said Monday it will cut the short-term bonuses of some senior executives but stopped short of leadership overhaul following review of the company’s destruction of two ancient caves in Australia. Chief Executive Jean-Sébastien Jacques and two other leaders … Read more…

‘Masked Singer’ and ‘Millionaire Hotseat’ Halt Production in Australia Due to Coronavirus

Production of two TV shows, Ten’s “Masked Singer” and Nine’s “Millionaire’s Hotseat” has been halted in Australia due to resurgence of the coronavirus. The two shows were both filming in different parts of the Docklands Studio in Melbourne, Victoria. “Masked … Read more…

‘Masked Singer’ and ‘Millionaire Hotseat’ Halt Production in Australia Due to Coronavirus

Production of two TV shows, Ten’s “Masked Singer” and Nine’s “Millionaire’s Hotseat” has been halted in Australia due to resurgence of the coronavirus. The two shows were both filming in different parts of the Docklands Studio in Melbourne, Victoria. “Masked … Read more…

‘The Masked Singer’ Suspended In Australia After “Several Crew Members” Test Positive For Coronavirus

The Masked Singer has suspended filming in Australia and the entire production team has gone into isolation after a coronavirus outbreak on the Network 10 entertainment show. In a statement on Facebook, the Warner Bros International Television Australia-produced show said … Read more…

Australia signs a deal for AstraZeneca’s COVID vaccine—and considers making it mandatory

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison suggested on Wednesday that coronavirus vaccines may be mandatory for Australian citizens, after Australia’s … Read more…

Australia secures deal for potential Covid-19 vaccine, will provide it free to all citizens

Australia has secured a deal with the drugmaker AstraZeneca to supply a potential Covid-19 vaccine to its entire population free of charge, the government announced Tuesday, becoming the latest country to lock in supplies of the drug should trials succeed. … Read more…

AMC’s Shudder Streaming Service Launching in Australia, New Zealand

AMC Networks’ speciality SVOD service Shudder launched Monday in Australia and New Zealand with titles including breakout hits “Creepshow” and “Cursed Films.” Shudder offers a menu of on-demand horror, thriller, and suspense programming and originally rolled out in the U.S. It has since … Read more…

Archaeologists find ancient Aboriginal sites underwater, off the coast of Australia

Researchers have found the first confirmed underwater Aboriginal archaeological sites off the coast of Australia, and predict that there are many more to be discovered. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Travel Section BEST DEAL UPDATE: Disney’s 14-Day Ultimate Ticket … Read more…

Coronavirus live news: China says it has no new cases as Australia death toll rises to 102

China reports no cases on mainland for 22 May, US president says worship ‘essential’ and orders governors to act, Muslims worldwide prepare for Eid; blame game in Australia over jobkeeper scheme mistake Trump orders governors to allow places of worship … Read more…