LETTER: Chuwar cut off from the rest of the world

I HAVE been a resident of Chuwar for the past four years. For the entire time I have lived in Chuwar I have been unable to get home internet.

Boyne Smelters in generous donation for local diggers

Aerial view of Boyne Smelter Limited.

BOYNE Smelters are making a generous donation honouring diggers.

Second Range design change could save months

The Toowoomba Second Range Crossing at the New England hwy.

Could a simple design change speed up Second Range build?

Nurses ranked as most honest, ethical profession

CARING PROFESSION: Jo Hiscock talks about the kind nature of nurses and how it is a rewarding career.

Nurses were voted the most ethical and honest profession

‘Put up or shut up’ on farm milk price

Mary Valley dairy farmer Cooloola Milk owner operator Dick Schroeder.

Farmers urged to unite against unfair processor prices.

Small businesses get behind tax cuts for big corporations

SMEs are in favour of tax cuts for larger corporations

Windows auto updates could cost users hundreds of dollars

IT expert says upgrade impacts 400 million people world wide

TSBE puts China trade links on Toowoomba menu

At the Wellcamp airport announcement are (from left) John Wagner, Paul Antonio and Ben Lyons

Five day business delegation builds link from Toowoomba to China

How much tax should our visiting backpackers have to pay?

THEY provide a substantial cash injection to the Whitsunday economy but they could be about to get flogged with a 32.5% tax from their first dollar earned.

Coles and Woolworths' dairy war hurts CQ farmers

Michael and Aaron Clews, from Slatewood dairy farm in Rossmoya, discuss the impact of supermarket milk wars on Central Queensland farmers and economy.

Dairy price war impacting $70 million injected into CQ economy

Queensland dairy industry struggling as farmers hit wall

"...now they’re not producing enough milk to cover Queensland"

Canada's re-entry into oil market set to edge price lower

Canadian oil-sands producers prepared to resume production

The new way to safeguard yourself for retirement

Noel Whittaker

Investment bonds are proving a popular option to super

Forget business success question, ask what people will buy

The five cent coin is soon to be a discontinued currency in Australia.Photo: Rob Williams / The Queensland Times

We shouldn't be looking at what makes a business successful

Money disappears from accounts as bank investigates error

Bank of Queensland has been having transaction issues.

If you are a BOQ customer, it might pay to check your balance

How to create useful apps

When creating your app, it's important to remember that users are people, not demographics. Make sure it's user friendly.

World's first bendable smartphone can be worn on wrist

Moxi is planning on shipping 100,000 of the devices

Charging stations for electric cars mapped in Queensland

EV owners in the US have been caught unplugging other cars to charge their own.

Around 100 sites with surplus capacity have been identified

Teacher's post on cyber-safety goes viral

Toowoomba teacher Paula Beare wants her students to know the dangers of social media.

Post has gone viral and has been shared more than 65,000 times

Investment bonds could help you save on tax

INVESTMENT bonds, once called insurance bonds, are rapidly growing in popularity as super loses its attractiveness as a tax saving tool.

Scams target over-50s

Paul Clitheroe

Crikey, I’m getting bombarded by email scams

BEAN COUNTER: Business and babies are not so far apart

Award winning financial planner and Daily columnist Scott Baker, director of Mobbs Baker Wealth.

New dad Scott Baker muses on parenthood and business.

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

Alienation: Fight in top-down glory

IF YOU’RE a bit tired of playing multiplayer shooters that all seem to be the same at the moment then Alienation is definitely one to consider.

Wargaming rolls out again with Ironfest

Wargaming brings the big guns to NSW Ironfest

Uncharted 4 worth its ‘wait’ in gold

MASTERFUL STORYTELLING: Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End.

After several delays, the wait is over

Rocky's Uncle Chunt tells Call of Duty where it went wrong

Rockhampton gamer Christopher Hunt says the new COD release is a let down for fans.

Gamers label Call Of Duty ‘Infinite Bore-fare’

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

Apple's 9.7 inch iPad Pro with the Apple Pencil and smart keyboard.

One top tool for both work and play

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