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Karoon Gas names new chairman

David Klingner named chairman, former exec chairman Robert Hosking becomes MD.

Aust stocks gain 1.3% at the open

Local market pushes higher as Fed buoys global sentiment; resources, banks surge.

Sydney Airport posts 2.2% lift in international passengers

Airport well placed for busy festive season after boost in November passenger numbers.

Aust stocks open 0.7% higher

Local market follows Wall Street higher as US Fed flags patience on rate moves.

No update on Ten ownership

Embattled media group says there is no further news on confidential proposals received earlier this month.

Amcom, Vocus shares halted

Amcom, Vocus halt shares as they prepare to update market on potential $1.1bn tie-up.

InvoCare names new chief executive

Funeral operator says Martin Earp will succeed Andrew Smith as CEO in May 2015.

Aust stocks edge higher at open

Local market pushes upward as major miners rally, investors await US Fed meeting.

Leighton shares in trading halt

Shares in construction group halted as speculation of asset sales intensifies.

Aust stocks 0.35% lower at noon

Local market remains weaker as energy and resources stocks continue to weigh.

Aust stocks open weaker

Local market pushes lower as fresh weakness in global oil prices weighs energy, resources stocks.

NAB to sell £1.2bn UK loan portfolio

Lender to offload suite of higher risk loans from its UK CRE portfolio to Cerberus affiliate.

Job gains need 3% growth: Hockey

Treasurer says good start made on budget repair amid global headwinds.

Aust stocks open 1% weaker

Local market begins week deep in the red as weak oil prices weigh on resources, energy stocks.

Coca-Cola clears CCA investment

The Coca-Cola Company board backs $US500m boost for CCA's Indonesian expansion.

Consumers eye slower inflation: survey

Westpac-MI survey shows consumer inflationary expectations fell 0.7% in December.

Aust stocks retreat 1.2% at open

Local market dips below 5,200 in early trade as continued oil weakness hits resources stocks.

Housing finance beats forecasts

ABS data shows demand for home loans rose 0.3% in October, ahead of expectations.

Aust stocks open 0.5% lower

Local market begins in the red as weakness in bank stocks offsets resources rally.

Deficits put Gen Y at risk: study

Housing boom, pension spending may see young Australians worse off than parents.