Tag: economics

RBA interest rates: Governor Michele Bullock ‘balancing risks’ in ‘complex situation’

Reserve Bank governor Michele Bullock has pushed back on critics who profess…

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RBA keeps interest rates on hold at 4.35pc in June

Interest rates have been kept on hold, with the Reserve Bank of…

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Australia surges to 13th in latest global productivity rankings but CEDA warns against thinking problem fixed

Australia’s global productivity ranking has soared to its best in 13 years…

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RBA interest rates widely expected to be left on hold at 4.35pc in June meeting

The Reserve Bank is certain to keep interest rates on hold on…

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Commonwealth Bank expects RBA to hold cash rate in what should be a ‘straight forward decision’

Economists at Commonwealth Bank expect the Reserve Bank of Australia to keep…

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Unemployment rate slides to to 4pc in May as jobs market holds tight

Australia’s unemployment rate has slipped lower to just 4 per cent, with…

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WA leads small business labour productivity across Australia at $102/hour: Xero report

WA is leading the country when it comes to small and medium-sized…

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Business confidence falls back into negative territory amid subdued economic activity: NAB

Business confidence has fallen back into negative territory in May as conditions…

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The Immigration Story Nobody Is Talking About

Last week, President Joe Biden announced a crackdown on migrants trying to…

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Reserve Bank of Australia deputy governor Andrew Hauser says ‘toxic’ high inflation must be pushed lower

New Reserve Bank of Australia deputy governor Andrew Hauser says it’s vital…

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Australian economy grew just 0.1pc in March quarter, new figures show

The Australian economy barely grew in the first three months of the…

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Fair Work’s minimum wage boost a double-edged sword for retail sector, according to Deloitte Access Economics

A pay bump for the nation’s lowest-paid workers has been described as…

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