Australia's central bank kept rates at a record low on Tuesdaym ahead of GDP expected to show growth shifted a gear lower in the second quarter.» Read More
Felicity Emmett, head of Australian economics at ANZ, says expectations for the unemployment rate to stay at 6 percent until 2017 indicate a "slight easing bias" for the Reserve Bank of Australia.
CNBC's Christine Tan takes you through this week's key risk events in Asia, including China's purchasing manager's index (PMI) and growth reports from India and Australia.
Jewelry consumers prefer the tangible aspects of shopping in a boutique, says Joanne Ooi, CEO of Plukka, ahead of the firm's listing on the Australian Securities Exchange.
Jake Klein, executive chairman at Evolution Mining, says Australia's gold producers are benefiting from reduced cost pressures, thanks to a decline in the value of the Aussie dollar.
Mike Kane, CEO and managing director of Boral, attributes the 45 percent rise in full-year earnings to a strong market in Australia's New South Wales and a recovery in the U.S. housing sector.
Paypal expands in 13 global markets as mobile payment market continues to grow.
David Harrison, joint managing director at Charter Hall, says the industrial assets that it managed posted the best performance on the back of factors such as a high occupancy rate.
Peter Allen, CEO of Scentre Group, says strong operation results and continued growth in retail sales underpinned the rise in the company's half-year profit figure.
George Boubouras, chief investment officer at Contango Asset Management and Gavin Parry, MD of Parry International Trading, discuss the sustainability of the rebound in Asian stocks early Tuesday.
Gaurav Sodhi, senior analyst at Intelligent Investor, says Fortescue Metals risks becoming a marginal producer with iron prices set for further losses.
Charles Leyland, managing director of Leyland Private Asset Management, explains his optimism on Australia's economy despite concerns surrounding the country's largest trade partner - China.
Elmer Funke Kupper, managing director & CEO of ASX, discusses the outlook for initial public offerings (IPOs) after an increase in listings lifted the stock exchange's profit.
Alan Joyce, CEO of Qantas, says the purchase of eight Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners is a "highly desirable" move which will help the airline to open up new markets.
Alan Joyce, CEO of Qantas, says the transformation program which included aggressive cost-cutting measures, underpinned the carrier's profit turnaround.
Toby Lawson, managing director at Societe Generale Newedge, says Chinese authorities may need to look at lowering the reserve requirement ratio (RRR) so as to induce a sense of normality.
Tony Locantro, dealer, Private Clients at Argonaut, discusses the earnings of Woodside Petroleum, which largely met market expectations on Tuesday.
Michael Clarke, managing director & CEO at Treasury Wine Estates, says the company is seeing a significant pick-up in its Asian business, especially in the North Asian countries such as China.
Apart from Sydney and Melbourne, the broader Australian market is seeing modest increases in home prices, supported by under-supply and population growth, says Mark Steinert, managing director & CEO at Stockland.
Andrew Bassat, CEO of online jobs and education portal SEEK, is optimistic on growth in Australia's employment business, as well as its international units.
Michael Cameron, CEO of GPT Group, attributes the robust first-half net profit to strong performances in the company's office and retail portfolios.