Australia Institute call for tax to protect normal investors

Story Published: 26 Mar 2015

A report from the Australia Institute is calling for a new tax on financial transactions known as a Tobin tax.

Economics, Jacqui Lambie, Politics, Tax

Telstra posts significant profit increase

Story Published: 12 Feb 2015

THE nation’s biggest telecommunications company posted a significant 21.7% profit increase last year has it announced.

Business, Economics, Profit, Telstra

Prepare for 'enormous social and economic change'

Story Published: 26 Jan 2015

ONE of the nation’s top business leaders warns Australian politicians have one vital task:' to prepare the community for...

Business, Economics

Mining will make Australia poorer in world economy

Story Published: 12 Feb 2015

AUSTRALIA will have to stop having a mining-focused economy if it is to remain part of the top 20 world economies, a report...

Business, Economics, Mining

Microsoft CEO's retirement announcement lifts market

Story Published: 26 Aug 2013

THE US stockmarket gained on Friday night, led by Microsoft after CEO Ballmer unexpectedly announced plans to retire within...

Economics, Finance, Microsoft, Nasdaq, Steve Ballmer, St George

St George Economics economy and finance update

Story Published: 10 May 2013

The Australian dollar initially rose after strong domestic jobs data yesterday, but weakened to below 1.01 overnight...

Economics, Exchange Rate, Finance, St George

Growth and jobs to dominate G20 agenda

Story Published: 13 Nov 2014

AUSTRALIAN leaders will present a “straightforward but bold” plan to the G20 summit to create jobs to “lift people out of...

Economics, G20, Jobs, Poverty

Hockey warns of 'spiralling debt'

Story Published: 19 Feb 2015

TREASURER Joe Hockey is laying the foundations for his second budget, warning all Australians of a “spiralling” debt that...

Budget, Economics, Finance, Joe Hockey

Calls for benefits of G20 deals to reach nation's poorest

Story Published: 11 Nov 2014

MORE than a third of all wealth created in G20 countries in the past year went to the richest 1% in each nation, a report...

Business, Economics, G20, Oxfam

St George Economics economy and finance update

Story Published: 29 Apr 2013

EQUITY markets were soft on Friday night with all major European markets down and the US S&P 500 down 0.2%.

Economics, Finance, St George, Update

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