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Woolworths eyes Thai sourcing hub
Australia's Woolworths Ltd is giving a long look to Thailand as it scans the Asia-Pacific region for a new sourcing hub.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Mining stocks drive share market lower
The Australian share market has closed in the red for the first time in a week, but the losses were marginal.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
International Business Times
Australian Stock Market Report -Afternoon July 21, 2014
The volume was very light today and the public holiday in Pedestrians look at an electronic board showing the stock market indices of various countries outside a brokerage in Tokyo June 25, 2014.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Australian grocery prices tipped to be permanently slashed as...
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Thu Jul 17, 2014
Markets Live: David Jones to delist
Shares have recovered from an early slump, after a plane crash sparked a sell-off in global equity markets, while DJs shares will stop trading today.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
DJs takeover clears final hurdle
The foreign takeover of David Jones has cleared its final hurdle, despite the corporate watchdog hitting out at a $400 million payday for billionaire Solomon Lew.
Move over Aldi, more players on the way
Discount grocer Aldi may soon be facing competition from cut-price European rivals if trends in the $88 billion Australian grocery market mirror those in the UK.
IN THE battle of the multinational hardware stores in Launceston, the first casualty appears to have been felled with Becks Home Timber & Hardware to close one of its two stores before September.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
UPDATE 3-Australia's David Jones shareholders back Woolworths takeover
Shareholders of iconic Australian retailer David Jones Ltd on Monday approved a $2 billion takeover from South Africa's Woolworths Holdings Ltd, voting overwhelmingly to create a southern hemisphere department-store giant.
Market opens week with strong gains across most sectors
The ASX 200 index gained 25 points to 5,511, with financial companies making a solid contribution to the market's rise.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
RPT-Fitch: Woolworths Limited; Poised for growth, contingent payment risks prevail
Fitch Ratings says, in a report it has just released, that while Woolworths Limited is well entrenched and is investing in growth, its financial risk profile however is weakened by the capital intensity of that growth, high dividend payout and the risk of contingent payments.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Markets Live: ASX set to rise; $A retreats
Multinational British Petroleum, commonly known as BP, has lost its 12-year battle to trademark the colour green which dominates its sunburst logo.