Aussie housing lull hits Fletcher outlook
Shares in NZ’s Fletcher have tumbled after the company forecast weaker 2019 earnings, with a subdued Australian residential housing market playing a role.
The Australian Agriculture Company has posted a first-half net loss of $68.5m as global beef supply builds and the east coast drought continues to bite.
Nissan’s chairman Carlos Ghosn has been arrested in Japan for alleged financial misconduct, including under-reporting his salary and using company money.
While Nine and Fairfax management both hailed Fairfax shareholders’ approval of their merger, others are wary about the reduced competition in news and media.
Former government provider Medibank has failed to win a new contract to provide services to the Australian Defence Force and are waiting to find out why.
The capital city housing market is likely to remain subdued despite more properties going under the hammer last week, according to CoreLogic.
Fairfax shareholders have voted in favour of the proposed merger with Nine Entertainment, after a late bid to save the Fairfax Media name failed.
Australian crypto investors are like any others: long-term investors, short-term traders, and true believers who want currency beyond control of central banks.
Drivers in France have blocked roads across the country to protest rising fuel taxes, in a new challenge to embattled President Emmanuel Macron.
Retail giant Myer has denied suggestions it breached continuous disclosure obligations, but trading in its shares has been halted so it can respond more fully.
NAB chief executive Andrew Thorburn’s has his pay cut by $2 million after the lender’s poor financial and reputational performance.
Coles should debut on the ASX on November 21 after Wesfarmers shareholders voted to demerge the supermarket giant into a $20 billion stand-alone business
Rain may have reached drought-hit regions of NSW and Southern QLD in October, but it’s too late to improve summer harvest prospects, according to Rabobank.
The unemployment rate kept steady at a six-year low of 5.0 per cent in October, with the number of people with jobs growing by 32,800, according to the ABS.
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