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Alleged $400 Million Fraud Case Against Forum Finance Nears Judgment

In June 2021, Westpac uncovered an alleged multi-million dollar fraud perpetrated by Sydney leasing company Forum Finance. Forum, led by Bill Papas, is accused of creating fake lease agreements for non-existent equipment, resulting in losses exceeding $500 million for Westpac and other banks. The case is nearing judgment in October 2024, with potential consequences for Forum-linked companies and individuals, including Papas who fled the country.


Bishop Emilianos of Meloa Resigns from Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia

Bishop Emilianos of Meloa resigned from the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia on June 3, following tensions with Archbishop Makarios. His resignation cited selective information sharing and restrictive policies as key issues. Despite earlier attempts to resolve differences, Bishop Emilianos felt compelled to step down, leaving a significant impact on Australia’s Greek Orthodox community, where he held multiple influential roles.

Superwog Stars Theo and Nathan Saidden on Their Surprising Success

Superwog Stars' Theo and Nathan Saidden Surprising Success

Sydney brothers, Theo and Nathan Saidden’s ‘Superwog’ success has now reached new heights with the announcement of a new stand-alone series on Netflix titled ‘Son of a Donkey’.

The Alchemist: Iordanes Spyridon Gogos at AFW ‘24

The Alchemist: Iordanes Spyridon Gogos at AFW ‘24

Jordan Gogos, a Greek-Australian multidisciplinary artist based in Sydney, is renowned for his inventive designs and artistic partnerships. After debuting his eponymous label, Iordanes Spyridon Gogos, at AAFW 2021, Gogos continues to challenge conventions and redefine fashion norms with his visionary approach, showcased once more at AAFW 2024.

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