AUSTRALIAN police said on Tuesday that they are investigating reports of dozens of cases of needles embedded in strawberries and other fruit, and warned that those responsible could be jailed for 10...

[SYDNEY] Australia on Tuesday trimmed its forecast for wool production by 6 per cent as drought across the country's east coast forces farmers to cull sheep despite record prices for their...

AUSTRALIA will begin a public inquiry, or Royal Commission, into the country's aged-care sector as a spike in cases of elderly abuse creates a "disturbing trend", Prime Minister Scott...

EMERGING ENTERPRISE

WHEN Adrian Chia was on holiday in Australia's picturesque Great Ocean Road several years ago, he loved the beautiful coastal scenery and thought about how this was exactly what city dwellers...

[SYDNEY] Australia lowered its wheat forecast by nearly 13 per cent on Tuesday as a crippling drought across the country's east coast has cut output from the world's fourth-largest exporter...

A SENIOR central bank official has downplayed the chances of a slowdown in Australia's once-booming housing market undermining the stability of the country's banks, saying the risk appears...

AUSTRALIA'S new prime minister Scott Morrison's maiden address to Parliament on Monday was overshadowed by a poll indicating he may soon be out of a job...

[SYDNEY] Australia's new prime minister Scott Morrison's maiden address to parliament on Monday was overshadowed by a poll indicating he may soon be out of a job...

[SYDNEY] A senior central bank official has downplayed the chances of a slowdown in Australia's once-booming housing market undermining the stability of the country's banks, saying the risk...

[BENGALURU] Investa Office Fund said it has set Sept. 17 as the date for its shareholders to vote on Blackstone Group's sweetened A$3.3 billion (S$3.31 billion) bid...