The Australian Bureau of Statistics released first quarter 2011 GDP at 11.30am AEST today.
GDP for Q1 declined by 1.2%, slightly worse than the -1.1% expected.
The annualised figure came out... » Read more
Dollar Falls Versus Euro on U.S. Slowdown Concern; Aussie Gains After GDP
The dollar fell against the majority of its most-traded peers before reports likely to show U.S. companies hired... » Read more
The Australian Bureau of Statistics released the Employment report for April 2011 at 11.30am AEST today.
The unemployment rate remained unchanged at 4.9%.
Net employment declined by 22,100, well below market... » Read more
The Australian Bureau of Statistics released March 2011 Retail Sales and Building Approvals at 11.30am AEST today.
Retail Sales declined by 0.5% in March, well below market expectations for a... » Read more
Australian Dollar Weakens on Speculation RBA Will Delay any Rate Increase
The Australian dollar declined against most of its major counterparts after the central bank left interest rates on hold... » Read more