China GDP growth at slowest in 27 years
China has had its weakest growth in 27 years as demand at home and abroad faltered and the United States ratcheted up trade pressure.
July 16, 2019 7:36 pm
Rising fuel and rent prices push inflation up
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose 0.6 percent in the three months to June, compared with 0.1 percent in the previous quarter.
July 16, 2019 7:32 pm
Sydney airport hit by 'crazy' delays
Passengers at Sydney Airport are being hit by delays due to a security system outage.
July 15, 2019 12:50 pm
Tower cracks, combustible cladding controversies threaten construction industry
Business groups fear Australia’s construction industry could “grind to a halt” unless there are “urgent” reforms.
July 15, 2019 11:13 am
Britain facing highest risk of recession since 2007
Britain is facing the highest risk of a recession since the financial crisis and needs urgent plans to combat the next downturn, according to an alarming assessment of the nation’s economic health.