Updated: New South Wales Premier Barry O'Farrell steps down, reappears at ICAC hearing saying he still can't recall $3000 gift.
Official data shows China's GDP grows in March quarter, retail sales rise in month.
Local market higher at the close on improved Asian markets and mining performance.
Shares lift on strong Q3 results, miner on track for revised FY production guidance.
Miner posts strong lift in Q3 production, flags measured approach to Jansen.
Survey finds demand for new, established houses rises strongly in quarter.
DataRoom: Dual-listed Genesis Energy will begin trading on Thursday and its IPO has raised $NZ733m for the Future Investment Fund.
NBN management reinforces need to get network to end users efficiently.
Shares fall as mineral sands production, revenue decline in March quarter.
Shares slip as Cootes Transport parent says March earnings below forecasts.
Federal Court finds telco barred outgoing 000 and 112 calls for almost 6,000 account holders with unpaid bills.
Local currency trades lower following a fall in Chinese economic growth.
Leading index edges up, hints economic growth may not strengthen this year.
Updated: Property group tells AGM it expects takeover offer from Stockland.
Federal govt to provide 20% of total road funding as second Sydney airport built.
Bank prepares to raise between $500m and $1bn through a listed convertible note.
Australian Pharmaceutical Industries to assess carrying value of its assets.
TIAA-CREF acquires 50% stake in Melbourne office development for $73m.
Investment management firm lifts total group assets, funds under management.
Sam Walsh tips strong growth in copper, iron ore despite uncertainty.
Govt to raise taxes in bid to find room to offer tax reforms at 2016 election.
Fed chair calls for stronger capital standards, improved credit market regulation.
Behind the expected red numbers NBN Co revealed some encouraging trends, albeit off a low base. And Bill Morrow is moving decisively to clear obstacles in the network’s path.
NBN Co has signalled its intention to do whatever it takes to keep the likes of TPG at bay, but the tough talk needs to be backed up by resolute action.
The money pouring into the RMBS market is good news for lending competition, but a limited supply of land means it will just add more fuel to the real estate boom.
As debate grows in the US about jobs, wages and distribution of capital, Australian politicians have yet to fully articulate their response to a time of major technological and economic change.
The Coalition has a range of options to fix the budget with pension-related reforms that also reduce inequality. Instead, it seems Tony Abbott is kicking the can down the road.
Beijing's stance against reckless stimulus is its clearest signal of departure from GDPism. If this extends to successful structural reform, the country could add up to $1.9 trillion to GDP.
The Minerals Council took to Twitter to give the 'silent majority' a voice. Instead it turned itself into the target of a very vocal majority.
By changing his stance on Chinese investment, the Prime Minister has shown he’s willing to eschew ideology in favour of pragmatism. His chances of clinching an FTA within a year are now much better.