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 2018-11-16 14:26 

The Australian Financial Review

Top Brexit ministers back PM May...

The cabinet's most senior pro-Brexit ministers say they want stability and the chance to deliver a good Brexit, rather than a change of leader....

 2018-11-16 13:01 

The Australian Financial Review

Stand up for free trade, PM tells leaders, bosses...

Scott Morrison says business chiefs and world leaders need to proactively prosecute the benefits of open markets to lift millions out of poverty....

 2018-11-16 12:45 

The Australian Financial Review

Top judge warns of 'TripAdvisor' rankings for barristers...

One of the nation's leading judges has predicted that barristers will soon face Trip Advisor-style rankings...

 2018-11-16 12:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Economists cut through paralysis...

When two former federal Treasury economists, David Chessell and Geoff Carmody, set up their own independent consulting firm 30 years ago Australia was in the midst of a golden era of economic reform....

 2018-11-16 12:00 

The Australian Financial Review

'Dj vu' for tech stocks 'all over again'...

Many professional investors see the similarities to the tech boom when Looksmart, Solution 6 and Sausage Software were all trading on stratospheric valuations that ended in tears....

 2018-11-16 12:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Loophole in Labor's negative gearing plan...

Investors with multiple assets will effectively be allowed tax breaks for interest expenses on some of their investments under Labor's proposed curtailing of negative gearing....

 2018-11-16 11:21 

The Australian Financial Review

Planning minister not delivering on housing pledge...

Victorian planning minister Richard Wynne has been slammed for failing to meet a key housing pledge as he battles the Greens to retain his inner Melbourne Richmond seat....

 2018-11-16 10:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Britain is trapped on a Brexit carousel...

British Prime Minister Theresa May's problem is that parliament has a decisive say on her Brexit deal but has no majority for any deal whatsoever....

 2018-11-16 10:00 

The Australian Financial Review

The shop assistant who styles Michelle Obama...

Meredith Koop found affordable clothes and lots of dresses for Michelle Obama as first lady. Now she sees the book-tour Michelle in a new look pants....

 2018-11-16 10:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Crime and terrorism won't stop Daniel Andrews...

Victorian premier Daniel Andrews could be forgiven for thinking nothing on the horizon can stop him be re-elected on November 24....

 2018-11-16 08:17 

The Australian Financial Review

Abe's historic Darwin visit marks new chapter...

Shinzo Abe's visit to Darwin is historic for more than because he's the first Japanese leader to visit the city bombed during World War II....

 2018-11-16 07:41 

The Australian Financial Review

I stood up to a bully, says Rebel Wilson...

Hollywood star Rebel Wilson failure in the High Court on Friday would...

 2018-11-16 07:31 

The Australian Financial Review

Myer reveals sales dropped 4.8pc...

After a day of high drama and a forced trading halt on the ASX, Myer has finally revealed that sales for the first quarter tumbled 4.8 per cent....

 2018-11-16 07:30 

The Australian Financial Review

Australia and Japan join forces as China-US tensions escalate...

Australia and Japan have agreed to jointly fund regional infrastructure projects in yet another move by regional allies to try and contain the spread of China...

 2018-11-16 07:17 

The Australian Financial Review

BHP partly blames runaway train driver...

BHP has pointed the finger at equipment failure and driver error after a preliminary internal investigation into its Pilbara iron ore train wreck....

 2018-11-16 07:14 

The Australian Financial Review

Why China doesn't want Aussie coal right now...

Chinese power generators have built large stockpiles of Australian coal and gas ahead of the northern winter, in a bid to avoid surprise price spikes....

 2018-11-16 06:48 

The Australian Financial Review

Day of turmoil that could cost Theresa May her job...

Theresa May already knew she was in for a gruelling day when met her staff in Number 10 at 8.30am on Thursday. Then the resignations started to come....

 2018-11-16 06:43 

The Australian Financial Review

Households spend much more than banks think...

Major lenders are defending their 'responsible lending' credentials despite evidence that more than half of mortgage borrowers understate monthly spending....

 2018-11-16 06:31 

The Australian Financial Review

War of words over Bourke Street killer's bail...

Revelation that Bourke Street killer Hassan Khalif Shire Ali was out on bail for...

 2018-11-16 06:25 

The Australian Financial Review

Julian Assange has been charged in the US...

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been charged under seal, prosecutors inadvertently revealed -- a development that could significantly advance the probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election....

 2018-11-16 05:46 

The Australian Financial Review

'Risk off' return wipes $54 billion from ASX...

Australian shares plummeted this week after a...

 2018-11-16 05:45 

The Australian Financial Review

Softening economy complicates poll date...

The government is usually the master of its own political strategy abut the timing of the next election is becoming more, rather than less, complicated by the day, writes Laura Tingle....

 2018-11-16 05:45 

The Australian Financial Review

US-China deal could prime global growth...

Veteran macro investor Scott Bessent says global growth could be ignited if China agrees to a trade deal with the United States and then stimulates its economy....

 2018-11-16 05:37 

The Australian Financial Review

Saudi Arabia distances Crown Prince from Khashoggi killing...

Saudi Arabia has threatened five of its agents with the death penalty for killing dissident Jamal Khashoggi, as the kingdom changed its story, again, about how the crime was committed....

 2018-11-16 05:21 

The Australian Financial Review

Living with terror on the streets...

The response to the terror attack in Melbourne was immediate and the reaction in the aftermath was predictable. Less clear is how much the spectre of Islamist terrorism on our streets is changing Australia....

 2018-11-16 05:06 

The Australian Financial Review

Victoria fastest growing state, NSW lags...

The largest state of NSW slipped below the national average, growing 2.6 per cent, as the drought hurt agricultural production....

 2018-11-16 04:33 

The Australian Financial Review

PEXA a bigger, better IPO later...

Conveyancing platform PEXA will do better in private hands, its new owner Link Administration chief executive John McMurtrie says....

 2018-11-16 04:00 

The Australian Financial Review

SMSFs vulnerable to market downturn...

Two-thirds of self-managed superannuation funds consider a portfolio invested in 20 shares to be well-diversified, underscoring the vulnerability of the $750 billion sector to a sharemarket downturn....

 2018-11-16 03:45 

The Australian Financial Review

Bank CEOs have everything to lose...

Since the royal commission began, 16 executives have lost their jobs, two businesses shuttered and one licence has been revoked. It's not over yet....

 2018-11-16 03:43 

The Australian Financial Review

How to get your home loan approved...

About half of new residential mortgage applications are being rejected highlighting the need for buyers to adapt to changing markets and conditions....

 2018-11-16 03:20 

The Australian Financial Review

AGL to discount highest tariffs...

AGL Energy have moved to placate the Morrison government by announcing it will offer automatic discounts of up to 10 per cent to more than 150,000 customers on standing offers....

 2018-11-16 02:45 

The Australian Financial Review

Markets get APRA wrong, PM on money...

Global investors have got ahead of themselves, smashing subordinated bonds issued by Aussie banks and insurers. But their assumptions are incorrect....

 2018-11-16 02:38 

The Australian Financial Review

North Korean leader inspects new 'tactical weapon'...

North Korea leader Kim Jong Un has inspected the...

 2018-11-16 02:27 

The Australian Financial Review

Scammers clone tax office phone number...

Criminals are using a cloned Australian Tax Office switchboard number to convince thousands of people they have been caught evading taxes....

 2018-11-16 01:38 

The Australian Financial Review

The young Treasurer who could become Premier...

If he's lucky, NSW's young Treasurer could become one of the substantive politicians of his generation, he reveals over Lunch with the AFR....

 2018-11-16 01:25 

The Australian Financial Review

$US35m will buy an NYC unit - or Grand Central Station...

For $US39 million, you could buy a mansion in New York's Upper East Side, you could buy Grand Central Terminal, one of New York's greatest icons, and still have $US4 million to spare....

 2018-11-16 01:16 

The Australian Financial Review

Macro guru's global growth bull case...

Scott Bessent, the man in charge of George Soros' investments, is optimistic President Trump and Xi Jinping will mend their ways....

 2018-11-16 00:39 

The Australian Financial Review

Rebel Wilson High Court bid rejected...

The High Court has knocked back special leave for Hollywood actor Rebel Wilson to fight her defamation case against Bauer Media....

 2018-11-16 00:02 

The Australian Financial Review

NAB CEO takes 32pc pay cut...

NAB chief executive Andrew Thorburn's pay has fallen 31 per cent to $6.4 million as the revelations from the Hayne royal commission took a toll....

 2018-11-15 23:35 

The Australian Financial Review

EU leaders won't renegotiate draft Brexit deal...

EU leaders have shunned the idea of reopening talks on the UK's withdrawal deal, stressing the need for worst-case planning in the face of political upheaval in Westminster....

 2018-11-15 23:34 

The Australian Financial Review

NAB's tech outage cost it millions...

National Australia Bank has revealed that an embarrassing and highly inconvenient technology outage in its payments systems earlier this year was also a costly one....

 2018-11-15 23:30 

The Australian Financial Review

Alexa could soon become your therapist...

The race is on to make digital assistants the predominant interface with the online world....

 2018-11-15 23:29 

The Australian Financial Review

Mahathir 'has form' when it comes to Jews...

Josh Frydenberg has dismissed the views of Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamed as those of somebody with...

 2018-11-15 23:28 

The Australian Financial Review

The property policy battle explained...

The Morrison government is betting on financial regulators to deftly manage the wobbly residential property market. Labor is leaning more on tax policy....

 2018-11-15 23:26 

The Australian Financial Review

Macquarie profit to hit record $2.9b...

Macquarie said to expect a 15 per cent lift in net profit this year to a record $2.9 billion after the ACCC approved the sale of Quadrant Energy....

 2018-11-15 23:26 

The Australian Financial Review

Myer shares halted on report of sales slide...

Myer shares have gone into a trading halt after the AFR's Rear Window column said first-quarter sales were on the skids....

 2018-11-15 23:11 

The Australian Financial Review

Europe the big winner from Brexit brinkmanship...

Nigel Farage said the Brexit vote as would...

 2018-11-15 23:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Six days to find a jury? Seriously?...

Empanelling a jury at the trial of former Leighton executive Peter Gregg was so tortuous I wondered if I was actually on the set of Rake....

 2018-11-15 22:39 

The Australian Financial Review

Top investment ideas from Sohn...

All the investment ideas presented by fund managers at the Sohn Hearts and Minds conference in Melbourne on Friday....

 2018-11-15 22:28 

The Australian Financial Review

Could one of these be the next a2 Milk?...

Swisse and Blackmores are among the top brands Chinese consumers clamour for. Tea tree facial wipes and natural laxatives are much in demand....

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