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ABC Regional Drive interview - dubious jobs data another sign ABS is struggling under a tight budget

In its September labour force report, which reported the Australian unemployment rate fell to 5.6% from 5.7% while employment fell by 9,800 (and full-time employment fell 53,000!), contrary to the jobs growth the market was expecting, the ABS more or less admitted it had to fudge the data so the numbers did not appear even more odd. 303 more words


Prijedlog Zakona o izmjenama i dopunama Ovršnog zakona

Već se neko vrijeme priča o izmjenama i dopunama Ovršnog zakona, još od predizbornih programa kada politčari obećavaju brda i doline. Most i HDZ su se dogovorili, idu u sastavljanje Vlade, konstituiran je Sabor i Mostovi su uvjeti više manje prihvaćeni. 175 more words

Market Movers: Inflasi AS dan Inggris Akan Curi Perhatian Pasar

Monexnews – Dolar AS kembali melemah dan laporaninflasi AS, serta Inggris, yang akan dirilis hari ini berpotensi menjadi penggerak pasar untuk hari ini. Indeks dolar berada di level 97.68 pada awal sesi hari ini (18/10), menjauhi level tinggi 7-bulan 98.170 yang diraihnya kemarin. 175 more words


What's the c-word that can bite markets?

Lots happening around future US rate rises, with Bloomberg writing about a ‘hot’ US economy, split Fed decisions on rates, and plenty of talk about steepening yield curves (e.g. 931 more words

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15 Oct 2016 (AFR) - RBA issues storm warnings on apartments, China

(15 October 2016, AFR, p1, by Jacob Greber)

‘The Reserve Bank of Australia has issued inner-city apartment owners and their lenders a sharp storm warning as it flagged China’s ballooning debt as the biggest threat facing the global financial system. 58 more words

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Quartet for the End of Time

Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time is a work of astonishing power and unique provenance.  It was written after Messiaen’s capture in June 1940 at the POW camp Stalag VIII-A in Görlitz in what is now Poland.   238 more words