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|While Australia may not be "at the front of the queue for a safe and effective vaccine", it's certainly leading much of the world in strengthening its economy.|
|Despite the resurgence of infections and variants of the virus, most companies around the world have adapted operations to the "new normal". With governments and central banks providing succor, what could go wrong?|
|Just like the myth of Europa, Eurozone equities are riding on the back of a bull.|
|If its current predicament is anything to go by, recent upgrades of its 2021 expected growth from the OECD and IMF might need to be toned down, or worse.|
|If the International Monetary Fund's latest projections are correct, Australia's CPI inflation won't reach the mid-point of the Reserve Bank's 2-3% target until 2026 when it's forecast to increase by 2.4%.|
|Latest activity indicators further enhance the US economy's already improving outlook.|
|US consumer confidence has rebounded to its highest level since the onset of the pandemic in America in March last year. This is hardly surprising with cases of coronavirus infections dropping, vaccine distribution running on full steam, a strengthening ...|
|The Bank of Japan kept monetary policy settings as is at its latest meeting, and it seems it has no plans of letting up anytime soon.|
|There's a good chance Australia's GDP growth could be revised higher again which, if true, would boost consumer and business confidence and income taxes while reducing welfare payments.|
|This is likely to be a pause rather than the beginning of the end of the rise and rise in iron ore prices.|
The chief commercial officer and head of communications and marketing officer at Iress have announced their resignations.
Commonwealth Bank has ditched its 90-year-old Dollarmites program after the state governments' banning of school banking schemes.
BT has identified the cause of its $147 billion platform being down for a week, with new chief executive Matt Rady making assurances for the future.
The life insurer appointed a general manager, product and proposition, hiring from MetLife.
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