Home loan approvals fell 0.9% in November
Home loan approvals fell by 0.9 per cent in November, and economists say the weakness in the housing market is likely to be felt for some time to come.
Mining mogul Gina Rinehart retains her spot as Australia’s richest person despite Forbes’ reporting her net worth has fallen $US1.8 billion to $US14.8 billion.
Beverage giant Coca-Cola Amatil has signed Pizza Hut to a five-year supply deal for its 285 Australian restaurants.
A surge in first-half revenue from its exclusive, partner, and in-house mobile brand has helped retailer Kogan.com offset plummeting sales from Apple products.
Farm Pride Foods says it expects the factors placing pressure on trading conditions - namely dry weather and oversupply - won’t to let up any time soon.
The European Union ruling in favor of Ireland-based fast-food chain Supermac’s allows other companies as well as McDonald’s to use the “Big Mac” name in the EU.
US container supplier Hoover Ferguson is expanding its range in Australia and New Zealand on the back of the burgeoning trans-Tasman wine and spirits industry.
The investment firm circling for a takeover of The Reject Shop is demanding a clearer picture of the company’s Christmas sales performance.
Retail Food Group says while it may sell assets to whittle down debt, the $100 million price tag media reports slapped on its Crust Pizza empire is too high.
Wesfarmers expects its half yearly earnings for department stores to be between $385-$400M, and is expected to gain at least $2.1B from its Coles spinoff.
The ASX’s 20-point dip on Friday is tipped to be reversed when the market reopens after Wall Street and the Eurozone held firm.
Drought continues to drive slaughter and meat production rates lower, particularly lamb, which could fall further as Australian farmers rebuild their flocks.
Retail spending rose 0.4 per cent in November, slightly beating market expectations, as Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales gain prominence in Australia.
Fruit and vegetable grower Costa Group has seen a third of its value wiped off after announcing demand for tomatoes, berries and avocados sagged in December.
HOLIDAY-MAKERS in Echuca-Moama have been left with a bad taste in their mouth as gastro continues to sweep through caravan and holiday parks along the Murray River.
A PIECE of Australian motoring history has been stolen from Castlemaine and been reported being driven through Rochester and headed for Echuca. The mint condition, all original, blue and white 1963 EJ Holden special was stolen from the side of the...
A search has resumed for former Shepparton mother Felicity Shadbolt, who went missing while bushwalking in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.