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  • Why Vedanta Resources is hopeful on Goa Monday, 25 May 2015 | 9:46 PM ET
    Why Vedanta Resources is hopeful on Goa

    Tom Albanese, CEO of Vedanta Resources, explains why the metals and mining conglomerate hopes to resume iron ore mining in the province of Goa.

  • Vedanta CEO: Iron ore will always be in demand Monday, 25 May 2015 | 9:43 PM ET
    Vedanta CEO: Iron ore will always be in demand

    Speculation about Chinese investments in Fortescue Metals reinforces the fact that the iron ore sector remains "very strategic," says Tom Albanese, CEO of Vedanta Resources.

  • What China-Vale deal means for Australia Monday, 25 May 2015 | 7:36 PM ET
    What China-Vale deal means for Australia

    Bill Marmion, Western Australian Minister for Mines and Petroleum, says China's decision to help bankroll a major expansion by Brazilian iron ore giant Vale is a "smart move."

  • WA mining minister: 'We welcome all investments' Monday, 25 May 2015 | 7:33 PM ET
    WA mining minister: 'We welcome all investments'

    Bill Marmion, Western Australian Minister for Mines and Petroleum, says he welcomes all foreign investments in Western Australia. He also explains why the government doesn't support an iron ore inquiry.

  • Chinese cash a good thing for Fortescue Metals? Monday, 25 May 2015 | 6:49 PM ET
    Chinese cash a good thing for Fortescue Metals?

    David Lennox, resources analyst at Fat Prophets, explains why the Australian government may be in favor of Chinese companies lifting their stakes in Fortescue Metals.

  • Eurovision: Geopolitical cracks beneath cheesy songs Friday, 22 May 2015 | 1:02 AM ET

    2015 marks the 60th anniversary of the infamous Eurovision Song Contest, in which Australia will be making a debut guest appearance.

  • Iron ore inquiry a 'waste of taxpayer money': Pro Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 11:08 PM ET
    Iron ore inquiry a 'waste of taxpayer money': Pro

    Tim Schroeders, fund manager at Pengana Capital, explains why he agrees with the Australian government's decision to walk away from an inquiry into the country's iron ore sector.

  • Could Australia win this year's Eurovision? Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 12:53 AM ET
    Could Australia win this year's Eurovision?

    Amanda Pelman, chair of Australia's Eurovision Jury, discusses whether Australia's Guy Sebastian could win the annual competition. She adds that the Eurovision Song Contest is seeing more diverse and professional talents.

  • How to cool housing hot spots, Down-Under style Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 8:53 PM ET

    Australia and New Zealand are trying different methods to cool their biggest cities' housing markets without hurting borrowers, banks and their economies.

  • Rio Tinto, Mongolia end stand-off to build copper mine Tuesday, 19 May 2015 | 8:23 PM ET

    Mongolia and Rio Tinto have reached an agreement paving the way for work to resume on a stalled $5 billion underground copper mine.

  • Australia dollar falls on RBA's 'explicit' easing bias Monday, 18 May 2015 | 11:37 PM ET

    The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) left open the possibility it might cut interest rates further, minutes from its May 5 meeting showed, triggering a slump in the Australian dollar on Tuesday.

  • Here's why South32 is a potential buy Sunday, 17 May 2015 | 11:06 PM ET
    Here's why South32 is a potential buy

    Gaurav Sodhi, resources analyst at Intelligent Investor, explains why shares of South32 look interesting at current prices.

  • Should you be buying BHP's spinoff South32? Sunday, 17 May 2015 | 9:44 PM ET
    Should you be buying BHP's spinoff South32?

    Jonathan Barratt, chief investment officer at Ayers Alliance Securities, says investors may be "rewarded quite nicely" with South32, which is a diverse company that has a well-structured balance sheet.

  • How will BHP's South32 fare in market debut? Sunday, 17 May 2015 | 6:34 PM ET
    How will BHP's South32 fare in market debut?

    Mark Taylor, senior resources analyst at Morningstar, expects a positive open for BHP Billiton's new entity South32 when it makes its market debut in Australia on Monday.

  • What all the fighting is about over Pacific trade Thursday, 14 May 2015 | 2:35 PM ET
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaks during a United Steelworkers rally in opposition to the proposed “fast-track” bill, or trade promotion authority, in Washington, April 15, 2015.

    Although the White House won a minor victory on Wednesday, Obama's push for trade fast-track is just the beginning of the battle.

  • Breakin' up isn't hard to do with this Wednesday, 13 May 2015 | 2:58 PM ET
    Broken Heart

    Having a hard time breaking up with someone? This Australian company can help.

  • What this expert likes about Australia's budget Wednesday, 13 May 2015 | 12:47 AM ET
    What this expert likes about Australia's budget

    The 2015 budget includes short-term measures that will act together with monetary policy, along with long-term plans that will drive the economy, says Savanth Sebastian, equities economist at CommSec.

  • Should you buy Australian retail stocks? Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 11:44 PM ET
    Should you buy Australian retail stocks?

    Campbell Dawson, director at Elstree Investment Management, explains whether Australian retailers are a buy after the release of the 2015 federal budget.

  • Mortgage Choice: Support tax cuts for small firms Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 10:33 PM ET
    Mortgage Choice: Support tax cuts for small firms

    The tax breaks offered to Australia's small business owners spell good news for the economy, says John Flavell, CEO of Mortgage Choice.

  • Australian Fin Min: Budget is a 'measured response' Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 9:06 PM ET
    Australian Fin Min: Budget is a 'measured response'

    Mathias Cormann, finance minister of Australia, says the country is on a "credible path back to surplus" and explains why comments about the budget being "classic-Labor style" are ridiculous.