12:00 PM.The oil company Petrobras abandons plans to drill for oil off the East Coast. The CTV inquest hears that vital equipment remained locked away during the search for survivors in the collapsed building.
12:17 PM.Chorus faces a credit rating review. Ford rolls out a new version of the old Lincoln and the sharemarket edges down. Audio
12:26 PM.The New Zealand golfers Danny Lee and Tim Wilkinson have missed out on a US PGA Tour card next year, after failing to make the top 25, at the qualifying tournament in California. Audio
12:35 PM.News from the rural and farming sectors. Audio