Australian Dollar Gains for First Time in Three Weeks; N.Z. Currency Drops
Australia’s dollar advanced for the first week this month against its U.S. counterpart, after touching the lowest level... » Read more
Aussie, New Zealand Dollars Climb as Equities Rally, Commodities Advance
The Australian and New Zealand dollars advanced against the greenback as equities climbed and commodites rallied, spurring demand for higher-yielding... » Read more
The Australian Bureau of Statistics released the Employment report for July 2011 at 11.30am AEST today.
The unemployment rate jumped to 5.1% from 4.9%.
Net employment declined by 100 in June,... » Read more
Statistics New Zealand released the NZ Q2 Employment report at 8.45am AEST today.
The net employment change for the 2nd quarter was flat as expected.
The Unemployment Rate dipped to 6.5%... » Read more