Australia’s YPB Group Ltd (ASX:YPB) Seals 3-Year Brand Protection Deal with Chinese Association

AUSTRALIA - YPB Group Ltd (ASX:YPB), an Australia-based provider for brand protection and security systems for brand owners, has been selected by a leading...

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...

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’s Tomizone Limited (ASX:TOM) Adds 200 Branches as Retail WiFi Takes Off

AUSTRALIA - Australian Stock Exchange (ASX)-listed Tomizone Limited (ASX:TOM) announced that it has signed a contract extension with one of Australia's biggest banks to...

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...

Macquarie Group Ltd (ASX:MQG) Completes AU$400 Million Capital Raising

SYDNEY, Australia - Macquarie Group Limited (ASX:MQG; ADR:MQBKY) has announced that it has successfully completed a AU$400 million capital raising in the domestic and...

Prima BioMed Limited (ASX:PRR) Trades Higher After Receiving US$345,394 EU Grant

AUSTRALIA - Shares of Prima Biomed Ltd (ASX:PRR; NASDAQ:PMBD) were trading higher in the morning session at the Australian Stock Exchange today on the...

AWE Limited (ASX:AWE) Gains 18 Percent on Positive Gas Test

AUSTRALIA - Shares of Awe Limited (ASX:AWE) was trading 18.49 percent in early session at the Australia Stock Exchange on news that the company's...

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...

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...

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...

Australia’s Myer To Shut Down Stores in Sydney and Melbourne

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - Australia's largest department store group Myer is shutting down an outlet in Top Ryde City shopping center in Sydney as part...

Just Eat To Acquire Australian Rival Menulog Group for USD678 Million

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - Just Eat, the UK-headquartered online and mobile marketplace for takeaway food, is set to acquire its Australia and New Zealand rival...

Australia’s Honan Insurance Acquires Singapore’s MACS Insurance Brokers

SINGAPORE – Honan Insurance Group, an Australian based insurance and financial services broker with a strong presence in the Asia Pacific region, has acquired...

Reserve Bank of Australia Cuts Interest Rates to Record Low

SYDNEY - The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has decided to lower interest rates to a record low of 2 percent as part of...

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...