AUSTRALIAN wages rose a fraction faster last quarter but private sector growth stayed near historic lows as penny-pinching by businesses became an ever greater deadweight on consumer spending and...

[SYDNEY] Australian shopping mall giant Scentre Group said annual net profit jumped 41 per cent as it squeezed higher rents from tenants, a sign its strategy of revamping assets is creating a buffer...

[SYDNEY] Australia's central bank mapped out a steady course for rates at its first meeting of 2018 this month, stressing that a pick-up in wage growth was necessary to ensure a much-needed...

AUSTRALIA would welcome interest from Britain in joining the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) regional trade group after it has left the European Union, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said...

[LONDON] Australia would welcome interest from Britain in joining the Trans-Pacific Partnership regional trade group after it has left the European Union, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop...

[SYDNEY] Property classifieds website operator Domain Holdings Australia Ltd reported a rise in revenue in its first months as a standalone company, reassuring investors as the country's red-hot...

AUSTRALIAN Treasurer Scott Morrison has defended his plan to reduce company taxes after the central bank warned the proposed cuts could scuttle plans to get the national budget back into surplus by...

WANG Zhe, a wealthy Chinese businessman from Guangzhou, liked his glass of decade-old Chardonnay at an Australian winery so much he wanted more.

AUSTRALIA'S streak of employment gains reached the longest on record in January, while unemployment fell a tick and female participation in the workforce climbed to an all-time high...

[SYDNEY] Pressure was mounting on Australia's deputy prime minister Tuesday amid fresh allegations that his affair with a younger former staffer, who is pregnant with their child, breached...