Consumer confidence slides again: ANZ
Consumer confidence fell for the second week in a row, an ANZ survey suggests, as people appeared more cautious about the prospect for their family’s finances.
Rio Tinto says its second quarter Pilbara iron ore shipments have fallen about 3.0 per cent, hurt by works following Tropical Cyclone Veronica.
A body set up for victims of misconduct is getting more complaints from people in financial difficulty, the Australian Financial Complaints Authority says.
China’s economic growth slowed to 6.2 per cent in the second quarter, reportedly the weakest pace in at least 27 years.
Elders has made a $10.85-per-share, half-scrip, half-cash bid for Australian Independent Rural Retailers in a deal that values the enterprise at $187 million.
AMP says it is unlikely to pay an interim dividend in anticipation the $3.3bn sale of its wealth protection business will not receive RBNZ approval.
The Australian share market is tipped to start the trading week lower, despite record gains on Wall Street.
The US Federal Trade Commission has approved a $US5 billion settlement with Facebook over violations of users’ privacy.
Canadian outdoor gear and apparel company Arc’teryx has opened its first Australian store, in an upscale shopping mall in Melbourne’s CBD.
Map-maker Nearmap expects its North American contracts to bring in $US22.7 million ($A32.6 million) for the year - up from $US12.9 million in FY18.
Australian savers “are staring down the barrel at zero interest rates” after ANZ and NAB reduced rates on their basic accounts to just 0.11 and 0.15 per cent.
Noni B has confirmed its full-year guidance as the integration of Specialty Fashion Group brands Millers, Katies, Rivers, Crossroads and Autograph continues.
Charter Hall Group has announced an $830 million deal to buy Telstra’s global HQ tower at the “Paris End” of the Melbourne CBD.
Karen Tompkins will replace Jamie Motum as Sydney Airport’s company secretary.
Human remains were discovered in dense bushland in Mooroopna on Wednesday afternoon. The body was found in the vicinity of Common Track by members of the public who quickly notified police. Shepparton Police processed the site in the early hours of...
A hotel in Mooroopna is currently taped off by police due to an assault that took place on the premises overnight. Shepparton Crime Investigation Unit acting sergeant Jeff Wren said a person has been hospitalised following the incident. He said the...
Powercor expects power will be restored in Tatura after midday today, after mass outages occurred across the town yesterday afternoon. The first reports of power outages in Tatura were at 3.30pm, due to high winds and heavy rainfall. A Powercor...
AN ECHUCA grandmother was confronted and may have been assaulted just after 6pm. Her family has posted security video in a bid to identify her attacker, who had been waiting on the veranda of the woman’s High St home. In their Facebook post the...