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Wayne Swan & The Australian Economy

Posted on Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Treasurer Wayne Swan has insisted that the budget will be returned to a surplus, as promised, by 2012/13. But he says the slowing global economy has made conditions just a bit more difficult. In a much-needed confidence boost for the Gillard Government, Wayne Swan this week won the prestigious global award of Finance Minister of the Year.




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Fosters Takeover

Posted on Tuesday, September 27, 2011
The CEO of Australian brewer Foster's has defended the decision to accept a $12 billion takeover deal which will see the company head into foreign ownership for the first time in its 150-year history. Foster's, which controls leading beer brands including VB, Crown and Carlton Draught, has accepted an improved takeover deal from Anglo-South African brewing giant SABMiller.

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Who's Done What?

Posted on Tuesday, September 27, 2011

The Australian dollar fell to a five-week low and The RBA released the minutes from their September meeting


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The whole world is cheap!

Posted on Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Whilst the argument can be that these stocks are cheap, with the market so fragile because of uncertainty over the US and Europe, the whole world is cheap! Read the rest of entry »

Thought of the week. The impact on our dollar

Posted on Friday, January 14, 2011
Grocery prices, frozen and fresh, in light of the floods what will happen, what % price increase can we expect and what should we do we will speak to Jos de Bruin the CEO of the Master Grocers Australia who will give us a more realistic insight as to what will occur. Read the rest of entry »

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