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Perth Now
New Chinese flights to Qld announcedThere will be daily flights from Shanghai to Brisbane from December, Queensland
New Chinese flights to Qld announced
Perth Now / Posted moments ago
There will be daily flights from Shanghai to Brisbane from December, Queensland's tourism minister says. Kate Jones says China Eastern Airlines' decision to increase its services showed the company's confidence in the Queensland economy. "This is... Read more
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WA Today
Retail spending rose 0.4% in March to $24.9bRetail spending rose 0.4 per cent in March, missing economists' expectations, w
Retail spending rose 0.4% in March to $24.9b
WA Today / Posted moments ago
Retail spending rose 0.4 per cent in March, missing economists' expectations, with consumers spending more on food while sales in department stores fell. There was a 0.6 per cent rise in the food category, while department store sales were 0.5 per... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Arrium still hopeful despite budget snubEmbattled steel producer Arrium remains hopeful of federal government support f
Arrium still hopeful despite budget snub
Sky News Australia / Posted moments ago
Embattled steel producer Arrium remains hopeful of federal government support for its Whyalla operations despite being overlooked in the federal budget. South Australian Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis has criticised the commonwealth for not outlining a... Read more
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WA Today
One last roar and then Lion toppled as king of Aust beer jungleKirin-owned dairy and drinks group Lion will still have bragging rights in the
One last roar and then Lion toppled as king of Aust beer jungle
WA Today / Posted moments ago
Kirin-owned dairy and drinks group Lion will still have bragging rights in the front bar for the next few months, but will then reluctantly hand over its crown in Australia's $14 billion beer market following an Australian Competition and Consumer... Read more
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WA Today
Crown Resorts may use windfall for project pipelineJames Packer's Crown Resorts may not prioritise a $1 billion cash windfall to p
Crown Resorts may use windfall for project pipeline
WA Today / Posted moments ago
James Packer's Crown Resorts may not prioritise a $1 billion cash windfall to pay down debt with the funds potentially being used to partly finance its Las Vegas and Sydney casinos and fourth Melbourne hotel, according to analysts. Mr Packer stepped... Read more
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Perth Now
Signs of peak in housing repayment costsHousing repayment costs may have peaked and affordability may improve in Sydney
Signs of peak in housing repayment costs
Perth Now / Posted moments ago
Housing repayment costs may have peaked and affordability may improve in Sydney and Melbourne this year on the back of a pullback in prices, an analyst says. Housing affordability has deteriorated in all capital cities except Perth over the past... Read more
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WA Today
Genworth CEO says 'more wary' of Australia housing because of China tiesGenworth Financial, which controls Australia's biggest lenders' mortgage insure
Genworth CEO says 'more wary' of Australia housing because of China ties
WA Today / Posted moments ago
Genworth Financial, which controls Australia's biggest lenders' mortgage insurer, has become "more wary" of the nation's housing market because of its connection to China's economy and commodities demand. "We've cut back in writing in Western... Read more
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WA Today
Rio Tinto caps Australian iron ore productionRio Tinto chairman Jan du Plessis has vowed not to expand the company's iron or
Rio Tinto caps Australian iron ore production
WA Today / Posted moments ago
Rio Tinto chairman Jan du Plessis has vowed not to expand the company's iron ore division beyond 360 million tonnes per year, and defended plans to build a contentious copper mine in the US. Speaking at Rio's Australian meeting of shareholders in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
New Chinese flights to Qld announcedThere will be daily flights from Shanghai to Brisbane from December, Queensland
New Chinese flights to Qld announced
Adelaide Now / Posted a minute ago
There will be daily flights from Shanghai to Brisbane from December, Queensland's tourism minister says. Kate Jones says China Eastern Airlines' decision to increase its services showed the company's confidence in the Queensland economy. "This is... Read more
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University of Sydney News
PolicyCheck: Negative gearing reformInternational examples Compared to the rest of the world, Australia’s negative
PolicyCheck: Negative gearing reform
University of Sydney News / Posted 3 minutes ago
International examples Compared to the rest of the world, Australia’s negative gearing policy is one of the most generous to property investors. Of OECD countries, New Zealand and Japan have the most similar treatment of negative gains to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Navy's new strategic sealift vessel undergoes sea trialsMANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Navy announced that its new strategic seal
Navy's new strategic sealift vessel undergoes sea trials
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Navy announced that its new strategic sealift vessel (SSV) will be undergoing sea trials this week. The Philippines' first SSV, built by Indonesian builder PT PAL, is expected to arrive in the country by the... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Making a market in downtown Oklahoma CityA national grocery retailer is kicking the tires downtown, talking to multiple
Making a market in downtown Oklahoma City
The Oklahoman / Posted 5 minutes ago
A national grocery retailer is kicking the tires downtown, talking to multiple developers about potential locations to open a new store. If this retailer's recent track record is an indicator of what is possible, imagine a store that provides all... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Asia shares fall for seventh sessionAsian shares have slipped for a seventh straight session as a mixed batch of US
Asia shares fall for seventh session
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 minutes ago
Asian shares have slipped for a seventh straight session as a mixed batch of US economic data did nothing to assuage concerns about global growth and deflation, keeping sovereign bonds well supported. Activity was sparse on Thursday with Japan still... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Signs of peak in housing repayment costsHousing repayment costs may have peaked and affordability may improve in Sydney
Signs of peak in housing repayment costs
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 minutes ago
Housing repayment costs may have peaked and affordability may improve in Sydney and Melbourne this year on the back of a pullback in prices, an analyst says. Housing affordability has deteriorated in all capital cities except Perth over the past... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento’s Big Day of Giving did OK despite computer meltdownIt could have been much worse. Sacramento’s Big Day of Giving and 53 similar e
Sacramento’s Big Day of Giving did OK despite computer meltdown
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 minutes ago
It could have been much worse. Sacramento’s Big Day of Giving and 53 similar events throughout the nation experienced potentially disastrous website failures Tuesday. A Texas company that designed the computer platform for the national Give Local... Read more
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The Courier Mail
New Chinese flights to Qld announcedThere will be daily flights from Shanghai to Brisbane from December, Queensland
New Chinese flights to Qld announced
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 minutes ago
There will be daily flights from Shanghai to Brisbane from December, Queensland's tourism minister says. Kate Jones says China Eastern Airlines' decision to increase its services showed the company's confidence in the Queensland economy. "This is... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Walmart recalls water kettles due to burn hazards, 7 injuredWalmart is recalling more than one million Rival Electric Water Kettles. The ke
Walmart recalls water kettles due to burn hazards, 7 injured
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 7 minutes ago
Walmart is recalling more than one million Rival Electric Water Kettles. The kettles can fail and rupture causing burn and shock hazards. Walmart has received 80 reports of incidents so far including seven people who’ve been burned by the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Where Does The U.S. Get Its Oil?Ever wondered where the United States imports its oil from? Howmuch.net came o
Where Does The U.S. Get Its Oil?
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 minutes ago
Ever wondered where the United States imports its oil from? Howmuch.net came out with some infographics to show that from 2000 to 2015. What we would highlight here is the notable shift from the U.S. depending heavily on Middle East countries and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
How A Collapse In South America Could Trigger Martial Law In The U.S.Submitted by Brandon Smith via Alt-Market.com, If an economic system collapses
How A Collapse In South America Could Trigger Martial Law In The U.S.
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 minutes ago
Submitted by Brandon Smith via Alt-Market.com, If an economic system collapses in the woods and no one is paying attention, are there any consequences outside the woods? Well, yes, of course. As with most situations financial and global, however,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tesla puts pedal to the metal, 500,000 cars planned in 2018REUTERS - Tesla Motors Inc said it was stepping up production plans for its upc
Tesla puts pedal to the metal, 500,000 cars planned in 2018
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 minutes ago
REUTERS - Tesla Motors Inc said it was stepping up production plans for its upcoming Model 3 mass-market sedan and would build a total of 500,000 all-electric vehicles in 2018, two years ahead of schedule, but warned that spending will ramp up in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asia shares fall for seventh session, bonds bidSYDNEY: Asian shares slipped for a seventh straight session on Thursday as a mi
Asia shares fall for seventh session, bonds bid
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 minutes ago
SYDNEY: Asian shares slipped for a seventh straight session on Thursday as a mixed batch of U.S. economic data did nothing to assuage concerns about global growth and deflation, keeping sovereign bonds well supported. Activity was sparse with Japan... Read more
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The Age
One last roar and then Lion toppled as king of Aust beer jungleLion will be toppled from its No.1 position in Australia's $14b beer market lat
One last roar and then Lion toppled as king of Aust beer jungle
The Age / Posted 15 minutes ago
Lion will be toppled from its No.1 position in Australia's $14b beer market later this year when Corona shifts across to its rival. Photo: Bloomberg Kirin-owned dairy and drinks group Lion will still have bragging rights in the front bar for the... Read more
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The Star
Ringgit opens lower against US dollar and other major durrenciesKUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened lower against the US dollar Thursday, weighed
Ringgit opens lower against US dollar and other major durrencies
The Star / Posted 16 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened lower against the US dollar Thursday, weighed on by lower oil and commodity prices. At 9.03 am(0103GMT), the local note was traded at 4.0050/0120 to the US dollar from 3.9860/9950 on Wednesday. The local note also... Read more
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Market Watch
China services index reflects slowing growthBEIJING--China's service activity grew at a slower pace in April, a private gau
China services index reflects slowing growth
Market Watch / Posted 16 minutes ago
BEIJING--China's service activity grew at a slower pace in April, a private gauge showed Thursday, adding to the uncertainty over the direction of the world's second-largest economy. The Caixin China services purchasing managers' index dropped to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
One last roar and then Lion toppled as king of Aust beer jungleLion will be toppled from its No.1 position in Australia's $14b beer market lat
One last roar and then Lion toppled as king of Aust beer jungle
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 minutes ago
Lion will be toppled from its No.1 position in Australia's $14b beer market later this year when Corona shifts across to its rival. Photo: Bloomberg Kirin-owned dairy and drinks group Lion will still have bragging rights in the front bar for the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Now, Kishore Biyani to demerge furniture biz from Home Town, merge into FabFurnish“Our furniture business Home Town is highly undervalued and we are considering
Now, Kishore Biyani to demerge furniture biz from Home Town, merge into FabFurnish
The Financial Express / Posted 18 minutes ago
“Our furniture business Home Town is highly undervalued and we are considering to hive it off from Future Retail and merge it with FabFurnish to create a seperate entity to unlock value for investors. By the end of FY17 Home Town will have revenue of... Read more
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The Financial Express
3 years on, regional trade partnership of 16 nations yet to cross 1st stage; here’s whyThree years after talks for the 16-nation Regional Comprehensive Economic Partn
3 years on, regional trade partnership of 16 nations yet to cross 1st stage; here’s why
The Financial Express / Posted 18 minutes ago
Three years after talks for the 16-nation Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) began, even the first stage of negotiations hasn’t been completed, with some members yet to make offers for liberalisation in goods trade, according to... Read more
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The Financial Express
Asia shares fall for seventh session, bonds bidActivity was sparse with Japan still on holiday and many investors taking cover
Asia shares fall for seventh session, bonds bid
The Financial Express / Posted 18 minutes ago
Activity was sparse with Japan still on holiday and many investors taking cover ahead of the US jobs report on Friday. (AP) Asian shares slipped for a seventh straight session on Thursday as a mixed batch of US economic data did nothing to assuage... Read more
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The Financial Express
Gold prices firm after three days of losses as stocks dropGold is sensitive to interest rates and returns on other assets as rising rates
Gold prices firm after three days of losses as stocks drop
The Financial Express / Posted 18 minutes ago
Gold is sensitive to interest rates and returns on other assets as rising rates lift the opportunity cost of holding non-yielding bullion. (AP) Gold firmed after three days of losses on Thursday on weaker global equities, but held below a 15-month... Read more
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The Financial Express
Edit: Ravi Shankar Prasad also fixing telecom’s biggest constraintSince Trai still continues with irrational pricing, Ravi Shankar Prasad would d
Edit: Ravi Shankar Prasad also fixing telecom’s biggest constraint
The Financial Express / Posted 18 minutes ago
Since Trai still continues with irrational pricing, Ravi Shankar Prasad would do well to have a detailed study of this and its impact—when the 700MHz auction fails and the Cabinet has to take a call on reducing the reserve price, this exercise will... Read more
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