A Swiss referendum this weekend which could force the nation's central bank to hold 20 per cent of its assets as gold "makes no sense", Citi argues.
Australia has but two mythical heroes; Victoria Cross winners and opening batsmen.
Increase in arrests for minor drug offences is extraordinary, harm reduction expert says.
Time to start planning that picnic or an early-season dip into the ocean as spring draws to a near-perfect close.
More than $210 could be shaved off the annual electricity bill for NSW households, and $360 for small businesses, if the national energy regulator’s proposed price restrictions are implemented next year.
Jackson Tuckwell, the Australian teenager thought to have suffered methanol poisoning in Bali, was jubilant on Wednesday night as he celebrated his 18th birthday out on the town.
Ignore the hype around Medibank, the fear over commodities, and the market fluctuations. And buy great companies at good prices.
Services sector spending is up, Generation Ys are costly to keep, and a national exam for financial advisers is called for.
The recent slide in the iron ore price has prompted ANZ to cut its economic growth forecast for Australia, but the bank is still expecting the RBA to begin lifting rates next year.