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Over the weekend in Australia, G-20 finance ministers reaffirm their pledge to boost world growth, but calls on Europe to do more. CNBC's Matthew Taylor reports from Cairns.
Australian Jack Cooksey waited in line overnight to be the first to buy Apple's new iPhone, only to drop the phone during an interview with Channel Nine.
Justin Fung, CEO of Aquis Great Barrier Reef Resort, says the firm's $8 billion mega-resort and casino will be a game-changer for Cairns' tourism industry.
David Thodey, CEO of Telstra, describes what the G-20 needs to tackle in order for infrastructure investment to stimulate global economic growth and jobs.
Ahead of the G-20 meeting in Cairns this weekend, Richard Goyder, Managing Director & CEO, Wesfarmers, outlines his expectations.
CNBC's Matthew Taylor looks at the tourism industry in Australia's Cairns, which is home to the Great Barrier Reef and generates more than $2 billion a year.
Insight to how counterterrorism authorities can track individual threats, with Ghaffar Hussain, Quilliam, and author Steve Emerson, after the close call in Australia.
Authorities in Australia staged the largest counterterrorism operation in the country's history. Ghaffar Hussain, Quilliam, and author Steve Emerson, discuss how close a call this was.
David Lennox, Resources Analyst at Fat Prophets, discusses how Beijing's ban on the importing of highly-polluting coal could impact Australia's mining industry.
Bernie Brooke, CEO of Myer, is confident that the retailer will see growth in sales and return to profitability this financial year.
While low-cost producers will survive the recent fall in iron ore prices, high-cost miners in Australia are the most vulnerable, says Jonathan Barratt, Chief Investment Officer at Ayers Alliance Securities.
David Greene, Head of Dealing at AFEX Australia, explains why Australia's key employment data for August could exceed market expectations.
Fifty four rare red and pink diamonds from Rio Tinto's Australian mines hit the market today, with CNBC's Sue Herera.
Savanth Sebastian, Equities Economist at CommSec, highlights the weak contributors in Australia's second-quarter growth report.
Sean Fenton, Portfolio Manager at Tribeca Investment Partners, explains why housing-related equities make for a compelling buy in Australian markets.
Simon Grose-Hodge, Head of Investment Advisory, South Asia at LGT Bank, says the domestic economy is still failing to make up for the slack in mining.
David Bassanese, Chief Economist at BetaShares, says the better-than-expected growth data will likely be short-lived due to softening exports.
Monthly indicators from the U.S. and China alongside central bank decisions in Australia and Japan are some of this week's key events, reports CNBC's Pauline Chiou.