The federal government will pay invoices under $1 million within 20 days and force the nation's biggest firms to show how quickly they pay small businesses.
Rugby league great Cameron Smith has reportedly told the Storm he is after a two-year contract to take him through until 2020.
Pete Samu says he's ready and able to deputise for David Pocock if the superstar back-rower is deemed unfit to face England due to a neck injury.
Former Wallabies prop James Slipper says he feels humbled to have been given a rugby lifeline by the Brumbies following his drug ban earlier this year.
Western Force skipper Ian Prior is confident Andrew Forrest's Global Rapid Rugby will be a success, and help rugby attract new audiences.
Jordan Petaia has signed a four-year deal with Rugby Australia ending any speculation linking the talented 18-year-old with a move to the NRL.
Retired Wallaby Rob Horne is back in the Australian rugby set up after being named as team manager for the first two legs of the men's sevens world series.
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen says something is "not quite right" with the Wallabies, who he reckons aren't at the level of the world's best teams in 2018.
Richie Murphy believes Johnny Sexton will win the World Rugby player of the year gong ahead of Beauden Barrett, Rieko Ioane, Faf de Klerk and Malcolm Marx.
NRL star Jarryd Hayne has made the first of his thrice-weekly reports to Sydney police after being bailed on sexual assault allegations.
Back from a whistlestop sporting tour of Europe, Brisbane Lions coach Chris Fagan wants to move on quickly in the post-Dayne Beams era.
Will Genia will become the 10th player to win 100 caps for the Wallabies this weekend and his career has been hailed by England coach Eddie Jones.
The sudden departure of Valentine Holmes has left Cronulla with plenty of cash to spend but scrambling for a backline replacement for 2019.
NRL boss Todd Greenberg has refused to speculate on the playing future of Jarryd Hayne after the former Parramatta star was charged with sexual assault.
England coach Eddie Jones says he fully expects Wallabies turnover king David Pocock to be fit to face his side at Twickenham this Saturday.