What's Happening

There's something unique about China that fuels rapid boom-bust cycles in financial markets

It's now taking significantly longer to sell a home in Australia

Chinese economic growth just missed for the first time in 3 years

It looks like immigration to Australia is starting to increase again

If you think the best way to advance your career in Australia is to jump from job to job, think again. Most employers will overlook you

The Australian dollar can't break higher no matter how hard it tries

The iron ore rally rolls on

The days of wild bidding wars at Sydney and Melbourne property auctions are now well and truly over

Housing sales are tumbling in Australia and affordability is largely to blame

Chinese stocks are cratering again

2 charts that suggest US unemployment could get a whole lot lower

Here's what economists are saying about Australia's huge drop in unemployment

This helps explain why markets are sceptical about the plunge in Australian unemployment

Australia's jobless rate falls to 5%, the lowest level in six years

The suburbs in Australia's largest cities where almost no one sells their home

Demand for risk and compliance workers is surging because of Australia's Banking Royal Commission

The Aussie dollar's rebound has stalled

Iron ore prices surge to fresh highs

Your 10-second guide to today's Australian jobs report

NO SIGN OF A SLOWDOWN: Macquarie says an escalating trade war with the United States is yet to impact China's industrial sector

Homeowners in China take to the streets to protest against falling property prices

The early signs are looking good for Australia's next retail sales report

Here's another theory for why Australian pay growth is still lousy

The RBA is confident about job creation but wages growth remains an open question

The Australian dollar is finding friends as risk assets rebound

Lower grade iron ore prices are rallying

BAML: Buy the dip

The most important part of the Australian economy is looking vulnerable

Surging food prices just sent Chinese inflation to the highest level in months

The RBA suddenly seems more concerned about what's happening in Sydney and Melbourne's housing markets

New Zealand inflation comes in hot and now the Kiwi dollar is soaring

Stamp duty revenue for the NSW government continues to fall

The Australian dollar continues its slow grind higher

Iron ore markets consolidate on recent gains

A senior RBA official is worried about rate rises 'spooking' households

'GET USED TO IT': Australian motorists should brace for an extended period of high petrol prices

Australian fixed-income investors are now more concerned about the housing market than the end of QE

UBS expects a big downside surprise in Australia's next inflation report

Sydney and Melbourne homeowners are piling their properties onto the market - and prices keep falling

The Australian dollar is on the nose with currency traders

STALEMATE: Australian auction clearance rates continue to slide

The Australian dollar remains supported on dips -- for now

Iron ore prices are still climbing

30% of Sydney buyers are moving into new apartments worth less than what they paid for

The value of Australian housing loans just fell to a multi-year low

The housing downturn in Sydney and Melbourne may be slowing down, according to the people living there

Gold just logged its largest gain since Brexit

PODCAST: Westpac's Head of Macro Strategy David Goodman on plunging stocks, US bond yields, housing risks and the looming fourth industrial revolution

The latest Aussie dollar selloff didn't last long

Iron ore ignored the carnage seen in Chinese stocks