Australia Gets Credit Rating Warning Due to Budget Performance

Ratings agency Standard & Poor has warned Australia that the country's AAA credit rating could be lowered if its budgetary performance does not improve...

Shares of Bluescope Steel Limited (ASX:BSL) Up in Early Trading in Australia

AUSTRALIA - Bluescope Steel Limited (ASX:BSL)'s stock was up 8.38 percent in morning trade on the Australian Stock Exchange, trading at AU$4.14 a share...
Ariadne Australia

Ariadne Australia Sells Interests in Port Macquarie, Batemans Bay Marinas

Ariadne Australia Limited (ASX:ARA) has announced that it has completed the sale of its interests in both the Port Macquarie and Batemans Bay marinas. In...

Greenstone Delays Australia IPO: Reports

Australian media reported Tuesday night that life insurance distributor Greenstone has pulled its plan to raise about USD900m in an IPO in Australia. Both...
Papyrus Australia

ASX Stocks To Watch: Papyrus, Lakes Oil

Papyrus Australia Ltd (ASX:PPY) and Lakes Oil NL (ASX:LKO) were top gainers at Friday's close at the Australian Securities Exchange, gaining 75% and 50%,...

Novotech Awarded Asia-Pacific Biotech CRO of the Year – Announced at ASCO

Novotech, the Asia-Pacific CRO, has again won the prestigious Asia-Pacific CRO of the year awarded by leading analyst firm Frost & Sullivan. This is...

Australia’s Mincor Resources (ASX:MCR) To Appoint Peter Muccilli as New CEO

AUSTRALIA - The Board of Australian nickel miner Mincor Resources NL (ASX:MCR) is set to appoint current Chief Operating Officer, Peter Muccilli, as Chief...

Zeta Petroleum plc (ASX:ZTA)’s CEO Andy Morrison Resigns

AUSTRALIA - Australian Stock Exchange-listed oil and gas company Zeta Petroleum plc (ASX:ZTA) has announced the resignation of its Chief Executive, Andy Morrison. In a...

New Zealand’s Steel & Tube (NZE:STU) Posts Higher Profits

Steel & Tube Holdings Ltd (NZE:STU), New Zealand’s biggest steel distributor, posted sales of $502 million for the year ending June 2015, with after-tax...
Living Cell Technologies

Living Cell Technologies Completes $2.8m Private Placement

Living Cell Technologies Ltd (ASX:LCT) has completed the placement of 54,607,546 shares at $0.05063 to wholesale investors residing in New Zealand, raising $2.8 million. The...
Austal

Austal Wins First Ferry Contract in New Chinese JV

AUSTRALIA - Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX:ASB) is pleased to announce the award of the first ferry contract to Aulong Shipbuilding, a joint venture company...

Stargroup (ASX:STL) Wins 3-Year Clipsal 500 Adelaide ATM Contract

AUSTRALIA - Stargroup (ASX:STL), formerly Icash Payment Systems Limited, disclosed that it has been awarded the ATM supply contract for the next three years...

Mustera Property Group (ASX:MPX) To Acquire 15 McCabe Street

AUSTRALIA - Mustera Property Group Ltd (ASX:MPX) announced that it has entered into an unconditional contract to acquire 15 McCabe Street, North Fremantle. In a...

ReShape Lifesciences Announces Distribution in Australia

SAN CLEMENTE, CA & MELBOURNE, AU - (ACN Newswire) - ReShape Lifesciences™, a developer of minimally invasive medical devices to treat obesity and metabolic diseases, announces that...

Deutsche Bank Keeps Buy Rating on Qantas Airways (ASX:QAN)

AUSTRALIA - Researchers at Deutsche Bank are keeping a buy rating on Australian Stock Exchange-listed Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN), sending the shares of the...

Australia Goes After Illegal Purchase of Residential Properties

The Australian government is intensifying its crackdown on illegal purchases of residential properties in the country, focusing on foreign buyers. Australia's Treasurer Joe Hockey announced...

Fletcher Building Overtakes Spark New Zealand as NZX’s Largest Listed Company

NEW ZEALAND - Spark New Zealand, a New Zealand-wide communications service provider, is no longer the country's largest listed company by market capitalization after...
Costa Group

Costa Group Acquires Lankester Avocado

AUSTRALIA - Costa Group (ASX:CGC), Australia’s leading horticultural company, announced that it acquired Lankester Avocado orchards and packing operations from the Lankester family. The strategic...

Shares of Beach Energy Ltd (ASX:BPT), Independence Group (ASX:IGO) Lead Gainers; S&P/ASX200 Up 1.3...

AUSTRALIA - Shares of Beach Energy Limited (ASX:BPT) and Independence Group NL (ASX:IGO) were the top gainers in today's trading session at the Australian...
New Zealand Oil & Gas

New Zealand Oil & Gas Delists from ASX

New Zealand Oil & Gas has applied to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) for removal from the official list of ASX. The company will continue...