Australia's Q3 GDP read was weak but markets shrugged this off, says Leyland Private AM's Charles Leyland.
The Australian economy shrank for the first time in over five years last quarter.
A contraction in net export growth and a weaker labor market account for Australia's poor Q3 GDP, says Gareth Aird at Commonwealth Bank.
Weaker exports, retail sales and public demand will lead to a soft Q3 GDP in Australia, says HSBC's Paul Bloxham.
Easing interest rates could lead to added pressure on the housing market, says Emily Dabbs at Moody's Analytics.
The RBA's commentary focused on recovering global commodity prices, but the domestic Q3 GDP print could be negative, says Nomura Australia's Andrew Ticehurst.
The decision was a widely expected one as it assesses the impact of past cuts in August and May.
Steven Milch at Suncorp talks about his expectations for GDP figures in Australia and the Reserve Bank of Australia's meeting.
A man punches a kangaroo in the head in Australia to save his pet dog.
The Reserve Bank of Australia has signaled it has reached the end of the easing cycle, says John Flavell, CEO at Mortgage Choice.
Australia's sovereign debt could stabilize in line with its top credit rating, but there are risks, says Mervyn Tang at Fitch Ratings.
Solid run wanes for listed Australia gold companies, says UBS Global AM's Stephen Wood.
Asia’s emerging markets sold off after Trump's surprise win, but the region’s property investments may benefit, analysts at Colliers said.
President Barack Obama said he won't be a constant critic of Donald Trump but would speak out if policies breach certain "values or ideals."
Hong Kong signed the Transfer of Sentenced Persons Agreement with Britain a year after the 1997 handover, the SCMP reports.
Expectations of the eventual demise of the suspended TPP deal have surged since Trump’s victory, a development that will help China’s trade expansion.
Bob Carr, former minister for foreign affairs of Australia, says that Trump's proposed policies could bring about recession and even a nuclear arms race.
Australia will host the 2018 Invictus Games for wounded military personnel, Britain's Prince Harry says.
Asian leaders congratulated Trump on winning the White House, but their messages masked the serious consequences his victory could have for Asia.
Oz Minerals' Andrew Cole talks about the miner's new Carrapateena gold and copper mine, and how cost-cutting and innovation are important to the business.