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MacroBusiness Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 16:14 Source

Stan Shamu for Chris Weston, Chief Market Strategist at IG Markets Calmer heads prevail While many market participants are still surprised about the fairly orderly response to the Greek ‘no’ vote, it certainly seems calmer heads have prevailed for now with a glass-half-full approach being taken. One of the key events following the referendum was

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New Matilda Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 16:10 Source

As the situation on the island deteriorates, Australia has continued its vital financial contributions to the nation. Max Chalmers reports.

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MacroBusiness Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 15:47 Source

From Westpac’s chief economist, Bill Evans: As expected the Reserve Bank Board left the cash rate unchanged at 2% at its July Board meeting. There were very few changes in the Governor’s statement from the statement following the June Board meeting. Even though the Australian dollar has declined from around USD0.77 at the June meeting

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New Matilda Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 15:44 Source

A pre-determined outcome negotiated between two major parties, and 40 Aboriginal leaders brought along for a stamp of approval. Amy McQuire unloads.

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MacroBusiness Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 15:12 Source

From HSBC: The Shanghai Composite Index has fallen 27% since 12 June 2015, a sharp drop versus the 117% jump over the previous eight months. These dramatic swings have raised concerns about a possible negative impact on the economy. In this note we look at the main channels through which equity market volatility can affect

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Renew Economy Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 15:09 Source

Solar cell technology developed by University of NSW is to become industry standard within 5 years and will boost in cell efficiency and another big fall in costs. Another reminder why Australia is one of four countries leading the global transition to solar energy.

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Renew Economy Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 15:08 Source

A new apartment complex in Perth has installed a rooftop solar array that effectively provides each of its 86 apartments 2kW of solar power.

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Renew Economy Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 15:08 Source

Australian networks are also penalising solar households, now it looks like they will do the same with those that add battery storage.

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Renew Economy Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 15:06 Source

RenewEconomy passes major readership milestone.

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Hoyden About Town Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 14:58 Source

Yes, I am ploughing my way through the Hugo 2014 nominated works, why do you ask?

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New Matilda Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 14:54 Source

George Brandis might not know anything about art, but he knows what he likes. So does Mathew Kenneally. Hint: it’s not George Brandis.

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Renew Economy Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 14:40 Source

The national average Australian solar PV system size hit 5kW in June, a landmark development pushed by increasing uptake in commercial solar.

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Renew Economy Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 14:38 Source

Draft report predicts EU could have 100GW of installed ocean energy capacity by 2050 – enough to supply up to 15% of the Union's power needs.

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MacroBusiness Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 14:35 Source

The Reserve Bank of Australia has released its July meeting outcome and has decided to hold rates steady: At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 2.0 per cent. The global economy is expanding at a moderate pace, but some key commodity prices are much lower than a year

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New Matilda Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 14:04 Source

Australia has just signed a "momentous" free trade deal with China. Why is the government so quiet about it?

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