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Petrol hits 6-month high

Post-election boost for shares Domestic travel slumps; Petrol hits 6-month high Petrol prices; Domestic air travel; Housing affordability Weekly Petrol Price: According to the Australian Institute of Petroleum, the national average price of unleaded petrol rose by 3.7 cents in the past week to a 6-month high of 152.8 cents a litre. Election aftermath: The…

Why The Aussie Dollar Remains Stubbornly High – test

By Andrew Taylor, Market Strategist, GFT As the world seemingly crumbles around Australia, questions are being asked: Are we set to become part of the global crisis? Recently, Australia has seen commodity prices fall, which would normally see the AUD fall with it. A lower AUD would help Australian exporters become globally competitive and remain…

US-China trade talks: what’s under debate

US and Chinese officials wrapped up days of trade talks in Beijing on Friday with plans to resume negotiations in Washington this week as the world\’s top two economies try to smooth out their thorny trade dispute.  US President Donald Trump said the talks were going "extremely well", while his advisors deep in the details…