Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Australia's foreign investment watchdog has approved an Asian consortium's AU$1.34 billion (US$1.18 billion) bid for Goodman Fielder, the food manufacturer said Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Australian banks' confidence in the investor property market is a sign that property loans are expected to hold up for a while more.
Friday, October 10, 2014
Australia's unemployment rate rose to 6.1 percent in September, official data showed Thursday, as the statistics bureau revised down readings from previous months amid uncertainty over how the figures are calculated.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Australia's central bank maintained interest rates at a record low for the 13th straight time Tuesday, flagging a “period of stability” as it toned down comments about the local dollar.
Friday, September 19, 2014
Warner Brothers, the fabled Hollywood studios, plans to eliminate as many as 1,000 jobs, which would be more than 10 percent of its workforce, industry journal Variety reported Wednesday.
Thursday, September 4, 2014
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE, 日月光), the world's largest integrated circuit (IC) packaging and testing services provider, said Wednesday that the company expects it will grow quarter by quarter in the second half of this year.
Australia's economy lost pace in the second quarter of 2014 after a sharp fall in exports saw growth expand by just 0.5 percent following a strong start to the year, data showed Wednesday.
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Thousands of people on Tuesday came together in Ankara to form the world's largest portrait of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the founder of the modern Turkish republic who remains its number one national hero.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Passengers on Qantas and Virgin Australia from Tuesday were allowed to use mobile electronic devices in-flight with limited restrictions after a relaxation of the rules by the country's aviation authority.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Taiwan Star Cellular Co. yesterday launched the company's 4G mobile broadband network while unveiling competitively priced subscription contract terms in vying for the crowded local telecoms market.