The European manfacturers of luxury and sports cars were out in force with shiny new models.
Australia's economic growth is expected to pick up pace this year thanks to a lower exchange rate
Ross Gittins Ross Gittins nominates the 10 reforms that transformed Australia's economy.
Glenda Kwek A strong rise in exports has pushed Australia's trade balance into a surplus for the first time in two years.
Three of Australia’s foremost market economists - with a century of experience between them – are defying their peers and traders’ bets by predicting the central bank will be forced to resume cutting...
Glenda Kwek Rising house prices and inflation enough to keep rates unchanged.
US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew warns the US is on course to hit its so-called debt ceiling, the limit to which it can legally borrow, by the end of the month.
Georgia Wilkins Global efforts to lift economic activity helped the Future Fund to post sharp growth to $96.56 billion in 2013.
Job advertisements on the internet and in newspapers have dropped again, but it's not all bad news.
A private sector gauge shows surprisingly high inflation in December has been unwound by falling prices for clothing and travel.
Glenda Kwek Home prices across Australia's major cities rose 1.2 per cent in January, extending a strong run that has boosted household wealth and confidence.
Low interest rates and a falling Australian dollar are failing to lift manufacturing activity.
Peter Martin As the Reserve Bank prepares for its first board meeting of the year, the BusinessDay forecasting panel is predicting a rarity - an entire year without a move in official interest rates.
Clancy Yeates David Murray's financial system inquiry should examine ways to beef up consumer protection and improve disclosure standards for retail investors, some of the country's top economists say.
Gareth Hutchens Top economists say the federal government is right to make local manufacturers fend for themselves, but it also needs to think strategically about the country's chance to become a home for high-end...
Glenda Kwek Mining investment is tipped to decline sharply from the middle of this year.
Glenda Kwek Business conditions have soared to a 2½-year high.
Glenda Kwek The Reserve Bank is tipped to sit on the sidelines at its first board meeting of the year next month, according to a poll of Australian economists.
Shaun Drummond Australian house prices have grown faster than those in any other major economy but low interest rates and high incomes mean they're still relatively affordable, says credit ratings agency Fitch.
Glenda Kwek Consumer prices jumped by a surprise 0.8 per cent last quarter.
Glenda Kwek Consumer confidence has slipped for the second straight month to its lowest level since July, as concerns about unemployment weighed and cheer over rises in house prices faded.