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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."
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.
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.
2015 marks the 60th anniversary of the infamous Eurovision Song Contest, in which Australia will be making a debut guest appearance.
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.
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.
Australia and New Zealand are trying different methods to cool their biggest cities' housing markets without hurting borrowers, banks and their economies.
Mongolia and Rio Tinto have reached an agreement paving the way for work to resume on a stalled $5 billion underground copper mine.
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.
Gaurav Sodhi, resources analyst at Intelligent Investor, explains why shares of South32 look interesting at current prices.
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.
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.
Although the White House won a minor victory on Wednesday, Obama's push for trade fast-track is just the beginning of the battle.
Having a hard time breaking up with someone? This Australian company can help.
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.
Campbell Dawson, director at Elstree Investment Management, explains whether Australian retailers are a buy after the release of the 2015 federal budget.
The tax breaks offered to Australia's small business owners spell good news for the economy, says John Flavell, CEO of Mortgage Choice.
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.
Wayne Swan, former deputy prime minister of Australia, says treasurer Joe Hockey's "fear mongering" over Australia's budget deficit is motivated by a political strategy.
Wayne Swan, former deputy prime minister of Australia, says the 2015 budget, characterized by higher spending, was a move to avert a crisis that the Abbott government created with last year's tough budget.