Shares hammered as gloom spreads over retail slump, Europe debt and Korea concerns
THE negative sentiment in global financial markets worsened yesterday as investors feared the death of ... » Read more
The Australian Bureau of Statistics released the November employment report at 11.30am AEDT today.
The unemployment rate rose to 5.3% from 5.2%.
Net employment declined by 6,300, much worse than the... » Read more
Dollar dips after MYEFO release
The Australian dollar is lower after the release of the federal government's Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO).
Treasury has announced a deficit for the current... » Read more