[SYDNEY] A closely watched measure of Australian business confidence edged lower in September while business conditions remained sub-par, indicating aggressive rate cuts have been unable to lift...

[SYDNEY] Australian job advertisements in newspapers and on the internet ticked up in September after a steep fall the previous month, though the overall trend in the labour market was still weak...

[SYDNEY] Australia's central bank on Tuesday lowered the cost of borrowing, slashing interest rates for the third time this year amid fears about the flagging domestic economy.

[MELBOURNE] Australia has scaled back its expectations for record export revenue from mining and energy in the 2019/20 financial year as trade tariffs chill global economic growth, the government...

[SYDNEY] Australian employment rose in August but the jobless rate worsened to a one-year high of 5.3 per cent as more people looked for work, data showed on Thursday, a sign of spare capacity in...

[SYDNEY] Australia's central bank will assess global and domestic developments including the state of the country's labour market before cutting interest rates further, minutes of its September...

[SYDNEY] Australian consumers turned pessimistic in September despite signs of revival in the housing market as concerns about the near-term economic outlook weighed, according to one confidence...

[SYDNEY] A closely watched measure of Australian business confidence declined in August while conditions remained sub-par, suggesting momentum in the corporate sector was weakening, a survey...

[SYDNEY] The Australian economy has recorded its weakest annual growth in a decade, official data released Wednesday showed, expanding just 1.4 per cent in the year to June.

[SYDNEY] Australian exporters enjoyed bumper sales last quarter gifting the country its first current account surplus in over four decades, however, wider economic conditions remained sluggish as...