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OPINION: Fixation with coal starting to look like socialism

OPINION: Fixation with coal starting to look like socialism

Honestly, what is up with our politicians' preoccupation with coal?

BOOM TIME: How long until Coast is home to 550,000?

BOOM TIME: How long until Coast is home to 550,000?

Families, working age and elderly all set to grow in region

Terms of trade rise despite long-term slide

Terms of trade rise despite long-term slide

Export prices lifted by 3.5% in the September quarter

Economy needs Kevin Rudd approach: Professor

Economy needs Kevin Rudd approach: Professor

An economics professor has said a rates cut in not enough.

Mining industry drags corporate profit figures down

Mining industry drags corporate profit figures down

Weak mining profits weighed on corporate profits over the past year.

WATERCOOLER: How's the economy? Is it better or worse now?

WATERCOOLER: How's the economy? Is it better or worse now?

Hard to read, even harder to manage – the Australian economy.

Complicated global outlook has markets on edge

Complicated global outlook has markets on edge

Complicated global outlook has markets on edge

Economic report laments the end of investment boom

Economic report laments the end of investment boom

The end of the LNG industry's construction phase brings end of boom

Budget tipped to scare backpackers

Budget tipped to scare backpackers

Budget tipped to scare backpackers

China's economic story a cliff-hanger

China's economic story a cliff-hanger

China's economic story a cliff-hanger

Slump in oil prices fuels financial instability globally

Slump in oil prices fuels financial instability globally

Revenues have reduced sharply, making it difficult to service debt

Australia Institute call for tax to protect normal investors

Australia Institute call for tax to protect normal investors

Australia Institute says Australia needs a Tobin tax.

Hockey warns of 'spiralling debt'

Hockey warns of 'spiralling debt'

Hockey’s budget warning

Greek debt talks fail as Eurogroup stonewalls new government

Greek debt talks fail as Eurogroup stonewalls new government

Talks between the new Greek government and its creditors failed

Telstra posts significant profit increase

Telstra posts significant profit increase

Telstra posts significant profit increase

Mining will make Australia poorer in world economy

Mining will make Australia poorer in world economy

Australia could lose place in top world economies with mining focus

Prepare for 'enormous social and economic change'

Prepare for 'enormous social and economic change'

Australia must prepare for 'enormous social and economic change'

Retail figures show steady growth

Retail figures show steady growth

Retail figures show steady growth

Growth and jobs to dominate G20 agenda

Growth and jobs to dominate G20 agenda

Growtha and jobs dominate talks, climate and Ebola also in the mix

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