[SYDNEY] Booming infrastructure spending, expanding resource exports and strength in tourism and services are all "growth engines" for Australia's economy, a top central banker said on...

[SYDNEY] Australian shares finished lower on Wednesday, extending their decline to four straight sessions as sliding oil and metal prices weighed on commodity stocks.

[SYDNEY] Australia, one of the world's biggest producers of coal, doesn't expect new coal-fired plants will be the main fix for its creaking power grid as investment shifts to cheaper...

[MELBOURNE] Australia and Peru on Friday signed a free trade pact that will eliminate nearly all tariffs Australian exporters face in Peru in a boost for Australia's sugar industry, farmers and...

Sydney - Australia's stock market on Tuesday broke above 6,000 points for the first time since the global financial crisis, pushing past a psychological barrier amid optimism about the world...

WESTPAC Banking Corp posted a lower than expected three per cent rise in annual cash profit and a drop in profitability, with hesitant consumers and a tepid economy weighing on the growth prospects...

[SYDNEY] The housing boom that has seen Australian home prices more than double since the turn of the century is "officially over," after data showed prices now flatlining, UBS Group AG...

GROUND zero in theĀ global scramble for lithium is a small patch of northern Australia's iron-ore rich outback, where work is accelerating to deliver the world's next major mines to feed...

AS thousands of people attended a car rally in Australia's blue-collar heartland on Sunday, many knew it was also a funeral procession for the nation's car industry...

[SYDNEY] An Australian teenager has survived a terrifying encounter with a great white shark, with her harrowing screams alerting her father who was certain it was about to "eat her"...