Search for Australia and
  1. April 15, 2014

    PageGroup benefits from recruitment pick-up

    International recruitment consultant PageGroup moved into profit growth in constant currency terms for the first time in two...

  2. April 15, 2014

    Stocks end higher after volatile session

    Tuesday 21:00 BST. The deteriorating situation in Ukraine, fresh worries about China’s economic outlook and mixed data and...

Special Reports

  1. Aerospace

    All eyes are on the Asian aerospace sector as the world’s civil and military manufactu...
  2. The British and Irish Lions Tour 2013

    FT Rugby: The British and Irish Lions Tour 2013...
Search more Special Reports on this topic.

  1. April 14, 2014

    Wall Street climbs off two-month lows

    Monday 21:00 BST. US stocks recouped some of their recent losses as forecast-beating results from Citigroup and a robust set...

  2. The World

    April 11, 2014

    Diary of an Australian egotist

    The first time I met Bob Carr, who was then Australian foreign minister, he struck me as a polite and humble man. That just...

  3. April 11, 2014

    How Australia’s mining boom spurred on Perth’s property market

    At the estuary of the Swan river in central Perth, bulldozers and cranes are kicking up dust as they work on Elizabeth Quay...

  4. April 11, 2014

    Australia PM ‘confident’ signals are from MH370 black box

    PERTH/SHANGHAI, April 11 – The international effort to find a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner was zeroing on a small...

  5. April 11, 2014

    Climate extremes inflate food prices

    From droughts and floods to wildfires, agricultural markets are increasingly feeling the change in the world’s climate. The...

  6. April 11, 2014

    Hays reports increase in UK contracts

    Hays, the largest UK-listed specialist recruitment company, reported strong growth on Thursday in the latest sign that the...

  7. April 10, 2014

    Italy production falls as France edges up

    Investors were focused on Chinese trade figures, which could be a warning of a broader slowing of the economy, though data...

  8. April 9, 2014

    Forex chiefs gather to fend off regulatory strike

    Some of the most senior foreign exchange market executives are set to discuss alternatives to industry benchmarks and ways...

  9. April 9, 2014

    Woolworths wins retail battle for David Jones with A$2.15bn offer

    David Jones has agreed a A$2.15bn (US$2bn) takeover by South African retailer Woolworths, which trumps a merger approach...

  10. April 8, 2014

    Industrial output across Europe rises

    Some good data news for the global economy out on Tuesday as UK, Hungarian and Turkish industrial output figures outpaced...

  11. April 7, 2014

    Japan-Australia trade deal is dismissed by the US

    Australia and Japan sealed a bilateral trade deal giving Australian farmers much greater access to one of Asia’s biggest...

  12. April 7, 2014

    Wesfarmers weighs buying spree after disposals

    Wesfarmers, the Australian retailing-to-coal-mining conglomerate, is eyeing acquisition targets following an agreement to...

  13. April 7, 2014

    Australia detects new electronic signal in hunt for missing MH370

    An Australian naval vessel has detected electronic signals consistent with those of an aircraft’s black box flight recorder...

  14. April 6, 2014

    Automation gets fillip from forex rigging allegations

    Man versus machine: a recent regulatory spotlight on alleged market rigging has accelerated a longstanding move to automated...

  15. April 6, 2014

    Diplomacy weighs on Tony Abbott’s Asia trade mission

    It was either an ambitious statement of intent or a blunder that will make Tony Abbott, Australia’s prime minister, a...

  16. April 6, 2014

    Australia urges caution over latest Malaysia Airlines MH370 lead

    Naval vessels carrying deep-sea black box detectors were rushing to the site of an “important and encouraging’’ lead in the...

  17. April 5, 2014

    Chinese ship hunting for missing Malaysia jet detects ‘ping’

    KUALA LUMPUR/PERTH, Australia, April 5 – A Chinese patrol ship hunting for a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner detected a...

  18. April 4, 2014

    Shortcuts: Walking holidays in Nepal, Australia’s Hayman Island, Shangri-La news app

    Australia In 1947, when the Australian aviation entrepreneur Reg Ansett bought Hayman Island, subsequently the setting of...

  19. April 4, 2014

    BHP hits resistance on coking coal prices

    A push by BHP Billiton, the world’s biggest resource company by market value, to have coking coal prices set by an...

  20. April 4, 2014

    A mission to win over women to the MBA

    Would the financial crisis have happened if more women were represented at senior level in finance and business? This...

  21. April 4, 2014

    Search for MH370 ‘black box’ goes underwater in race against time

    The hunt for any sign of flight MH370 took a desperate turn on Friday when Australian authorities said they had begun a deep...

  22. April 4, 2014

    International invaders shake up Australia’s home grown retailers

    In a country whose previously isolated landscape has been devastated by the introduction of rabbits, foxes and other...

  23. April 4, 2014

    Blackstone Asia chief returning to US

    Michael Chae, who was sent to head up Blackstone’s Asian private equity operations three years ago, is returning to the US...

  24. April 3, 2014

    US offers Europe hope on LNG

    As European buyers look around the world for new sources of liquefied natural gas, the most promising prospects lie in the...

  25. April 2, 2014

    BP to halt operations at Queensland refinery

    BP said it would halt operations at its Bulwer Island oil refinery in Queensland, Australia by mid-2015, blaming rising...

  26. April 1, 2014

    Archer Daniels Midland hopes to increase GrainCorp stake

    Archer Daniels Midland may increase its stake in GrainCorp after the Australian government blocked its bid for the grain...

  27. April 1, 2014

    Providence buys unemployment adviser Ingeus for $225m

    The wife of former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd, Therese Rein, has sold a business that provides assistance to the...

  28. April 1, 2014

    BHP weighs asset spin-off to focus on core business

    BHP Billiton is considering spinning off its nickel, manganese, and aluminium businesses into a separate unit as a way to...

  29. March 31, 2014

    Blumenthal’s Fat Duck to migrate to Australia for six months

    Heston Blumenthal is relocating his acclaimed restaurant, The Fat Duck, situated in Bray, England, for a six-month spell to...

  30. March 31, 2014

    Japan whale hunts thrown into question after UN court decision

    Japan may be forced to end its controversial Antarctic whale hunts after the International Court of Justice ruled on Monday...

  31. March 30, 2014

    Movers & shakers: March 31

    ● Neuberger Berman has appointed Charles Soullard to lead its client efforts in France. Mr Soullard joins from OFI Asset...

  32. March 28, 2014

    Election hopes boost lira and rupee

    A number of emerging market currencies fought back this week, including those of two countries that will hold elections in...

  33. March 28, 2014

    Australian galleries embroiled in Indian antiquities scandal

    Two of the biggest public art galleries in Australia have become embroiled in a controversy over their purchases of...

  34. March 27, 2014

    Official warns EU-US trade deal at risk over investor cases

    Negotiations to create a transatlantic free trade zone risk collapsing if the EU has to drop a provision giving investors...

  35. beyondbrics

    March 27, 2014

    China smog a boon for EM suppliers of LNG

    The thick smog that blankets many Chinese cities represents a vast commercial opportunity for emerging market suppliers of...

  36. March 27, 2014

    H&M hit by higher spending on online

    Hennes & Mauritz disappointed investors by falling short of expectations for first-quarter earnings, although the Swedish...

  37. The World

    March 27, 2014

    Australia looks back to the future with reintroduction of knights and dames

    Mr Abbott has been dubbed ‘Marty McFly’ for his decision to reinstitute the titles of knights and dames in Australia By...

  38. March 26, 2014

    Australia lowers iron ore price forecasts

    Australia’s official commodities forecaster has lowered its forecast for iron ore prices as the market prepares to digest a...

Search for Australia and

RELATED VIDEOS

Videos from FT.com that closely match this topic

  1. Simon Davies of Linklaters on global growth and Chinese law firms...
    August 21, 2013

    Simon Davies of Linklaters on global growth and Chinese...

  2. Australian election called for September 7...
    August 5, 2013

    Australian election called for September 7

  3. Tony Abbott now likely to face a stronger challenge in the up...
    June 27, 2013

    Tony Abbott now likely to face a stronger challenge in ...