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Tim Schroeders, portfolio manager at Pengana Capital, says RBA Governor Glenn Stevens' speech confirms the fact that Australia's economic shift isn't a smooth one. He later explains why he likes BHP Billiton.
Ben Jarman, senior economist at JP Morgan, says consumer prices down under could be strong in the second quarter due to an "intense rebound" in petrol prices.
RBA said leaving rates at a record low this month was apt and hinted at a steady outlook for policy as it welcomed efforts to boost growth in China.
David Ellis, head of Australian Banking Research at Morningstar Australasia, says the new rules announced by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) are coming into effect earlier than expectations.
Stephen Koukoulas, managing director at Market Economics, explains why he doesn't agree with the argument that a slump in Chinese demand for commodities could turn Australia into the next Greece.
Tony Abbott's hostility to wind farms could jeopardize Australia's biggest renewable energy project, a $2 billion-plus wind and solar plant.
In Hawaii, a phenomenon known as bleaching is putting its coral reefs in danger.
Canada cut rates this week while a U.S. policy transition is already sending ripples around the world at the same time tumbling commodities prices are biting into growth.
Wildfire seasons all over the planet are lasting longer than they have in the past and burning wider swaths of land, and it is costing a lot.
Researchers have raised a genetically engineered crop on land that contains certain nutrients found only in fish oil and algae.
Former Australian Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, talks about her treatment as a woman politician.
Former Australian Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, talks about women in politics.
Former Australian Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, talks about Australian politics.
Former Australian Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, talks about U.K.'s Labour party.
Former Australian Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, talks about Welsh politician, Aneurin "Nye" Bevan.
Martin Lakos, division director at Macquarie Private Wealth, says the correction in Chinese shares is inevitable following a sharp run-up and it is unlikely to have a dramatic impact on the wealth effect.
Australia’s former Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, achieved a lot when she was in power. But what cemented her legacy was more to do with one speech.
Businesses in North and South Carolina aren't seeing a drop in tourists, despite the record number of shark attacks.
As the debt crisis escalates, Australia is experiencing its biggest influx of Greek migrants since the boom post World War II.
The seemingly never-ending debt crisis has led thousands of Greeks to leave the country for better prospects elsewhere. CNBC's Matthew Taylor reports from Melbourne.