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Glenda Kwek RBA governor Glenn Stevens says while there has been plenty of pain in manufacturing, we shouldn’t forget the success stories.
Glenda Kwek Interest rates look set to remain at the same levels for a period of time, even as the jobless rate continues to rise.
Glenda Kwek The Australian dollar has surged to a three-month high after a string of strong economic figures drove up confidence about the economic outlook.
Glenda Kwek Consumers spending more and saving less has helped the Australian economy grow by a stronger than expected rate in the last three months of the year.
Glenda Kwek The Australian dollar rose higher on the back of better-than-expected fourth-quarter growth figures, shrugging off the Reserve Bank of Australia's latest attempt to talk it down.
Glenda Kwek The Reserve Bank has resumed its jawboning on the need for a weaker Australian dollar as it kept the cash rate on hold amid further signs of growth in the housing market.
Glenda Kwek The Reserve Bank of Australia has kept the cash rate on hold at a record low of 2.5 per cent, but indicated it wants the Australian dollar to keep falling.
Glenda Kwek Building approvals have jumped to their highest monthly growth in more than a decade, with strong rises for both detached houses and apartments, as Australians continue to take advantage of record...
Glenda Kwek The Reserve Bank is keeping a watchful eye on a series of economic indicators even as it signals a "period of stability" for interest rates.
Glenda Kwek Amid another round of very mixed economic data, it's a the rise in consumer prices, including fruits and vegetables, that is set to keep the Reserve Bank sitting on the sidelines.
Glenda Kwek Job advertisements have risen strongly in February after a flat start to the year.
Glenda Kwek Australian consumers had to shell out more for fruits and vegetables in February as inflation rose again.
Glenda Kwek Sydney home prices have continued to rise in February, despite an overall flat month for the Australian market.
Glenda Kwek Australian manufacturing activity has slowed for the fourth straight month.
Glenda Kwek Australian businesses' spending plans have recorded their biggest fall since the GFC.
Glenda Kwek The Reserve Bank of Australia is facing a new headache as a big drop in company spending adds to the evidence that the rest of the Australian economy is struggling to take up the slack from the...
Glenda Kwek Housing construction fell towards the end of the last year amid signs that the economy is taking longer than expected to rebalance as the mining investment boom fades.
Glenda Kwek The sharemarket ended a seven-day winning run on Tuesday after earlier in the session rising to its highest since June 2008, in a mixed reaction to US stocks scaling record highs, some strong...
Glenda Kwek Have political leaders ever run a campaign calling for slower economic growth?
Glenda Kwek Collapse could be triggered by falling commodity prices, declining mining investment and reduced government spending, Deutsche Bank says in bearish forecast.