The RBA welcomes a recent pick up in the job market, but subdued wages means policy rates will stay lower for longer, its governor said. » Read More
By: David Reid
Any sharp action by the country's central bank could trigger a sharp end to a multi-year boom in property prices. » Read More
Hawkishness by policymakers in the western world does not mean that interest rates need to rise in Australia, a top central banker said. » Read More
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The Aussie dollar will decline to trade at $0.74 by year-end as the Federal Reserve is likely to raise rates one more time, says Wayne Gordon from UBS.
Employment in June might have risen 14,000, but plenty of slack remains in the Australian labor market, says Gareth Aird of Commonwealth Bank.
Australia's labor market strengthened for a fourth month in June led by a remarkable comeback in full-time jobs.
National Australia Bank and Westpac are the strongest among the nation's big four lenders on a yielding basis, says Catherine Allfrey of Wavestone Capital.
Lenders will be able to meet new capital requirements within the next six months to a year, explains David Ellis of Morningstar Australasia.
Regulators raised capital requirements for the nation's big four lenders but banks had anticipated the change, says George Boubouras of Contango Asset Management.
Australia on Wednesday ordered the country's biggest banks to raise capital and warned about their growing mortgage books.
The Australian government is seeking to broaden the powers of the country's prudential regulator to adrress financial stability risks.
As the 11 remaining TPP states discuss how to ink a trade deal without Washington, certain member states still need convincing to stay on board.
Asian markets were mixed in early Wednesday trade after the mixed U.S. close as investors digested a chain of emails released by President Trump's son.
More than 6,000 firefighters are battling wildfires in California, including one blaze which damaged vineyards near Santa Barbara.
North Korea's insistence on its own nuclear arsenal could lie in the NATO-backed toppling of Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi in 2011.
Tesla has agreed to build the world's largest lithium-ion battery storage project in South Australia, billionaire founder Elon Musk said on Friday.
A key piece of one of the most expensive liquefied natural gas projects in history may have developed a physical crack, and it could be costing billions.
Steve Ciobo, tourism minister of Australia, says the free trade agreement talks between Hong Kong and Australia will focus on services and investment.
Virgin Australia has made a play for the lucrative Chinese tourist market, adding new flights between Hong Kong and Down Under.