2:17PM | Friday, 18 February 2011 | Economists have predicted an upturn in consumer spending despite a key indicator of retail sales recording its 13th consecutive monthly fall in January.
2:00PM | Tuesday, 8 February 2011 | New figures reveal the economic effects of the floods could reduce the nations GDP growth by 1.5% in the March quarter, with business revenue falling by 5.1% in January.
2:09AM | Monday, 7 February 2011 | The major banks are expected to unveil profit growth this week, despite six months of falling lending to small businesses.
2:40PM | Thursday, 3 February 2011 | Floods, rising interest rates and the high Australian dollar saw the services sector slow down even further in January, falling 0.9 points to 45.5 points as households continue to save.
1:14PM | Monday, 17 January 2011 | The Victorian floods are expected to cost the state economy millions of dollars, with more than 3,000 Victorians forced to flee their homes as floodwaters continue to rise.