[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.

[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] Australia's central bank said on Wednesday that it was unlikely unconventional monetary measures will be needed in the country at this juncture, though it would consider them if needed....

AUSTRALIA'S central bank would consider unconventional monetary options if the cash rate was cut to 0.5 per cent, deputy governor Guy Debelle said on Tuesday, though he hoped that such heavy...

[SYDNEY] Australian employment surged past expectations in July as firms kept hiring despite worries of an economic slowdown, yet the jobless rate stayed stubbornly stuck at 5.2 per cent as more...

[SYDNEY] The Sino-US trade dispute is causing businesses worldwide to put off investment decisions, crimping economic activity and risking a self-fulfilling global downturn, a top Australian...

[SYDNEY] Two back-to-back interest rate cuts in Australia to all-time lows were expected to provide some additional support to the country's economy going forward, a senior central bank official...

[CANBERRA] Australia's economic slowdown may have ended but interest rates will remain at historic lows for an extended period, with the US-China trade war the major uncertainty for the global...

[SYDNEY] Australia's central bank held rates at an all-time low of 1 per cent on Tuesday as it weighed the impact of past easing, though markets are wagering the tide of policy stimulus sweeping...

[SYDNEY] Australia's top central banker said on Thursday it was prepared to provide additional policy stimulus if future demand growth disappointed and that it was "reasonable" to expect an...