AUSTRALIAN conglomerate Wesfarmers is buying e-commerce retailer Catch Group for about US$160 million to boost the small online footprint of its retail units such as Kmart and Target amid a big...

AUSTRALIA'S Wesfarmers Ltd made a surprise US$1.1 billion offer on Tuesday for rare earths miner Lynas Corp Ltd, looking for new growth after a series of asset sales, but its shares fell as...

[SYDNEY] Australia's second-biggest grocery chain, Coles Group Ltd, posted a sharper-than-expected fall in half-year earnings on Tuesday and said costs were rising faster than sales, sending its...

[SYDNEY]  Australian retail conglomerate Wesfarmers Ltd warned on Monday that its discount department stores made slower-than-expected sales over Christmas, sending its shares sliding to a one-...