Is the Australian economy headed for a recession?

The latest Employment Hero SME Index, which uses an accumulative dataset of over 140,000 small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) and 1.4 million employees, indicates Australia’s technology sector is correcting itself after a period of unsustainable growth. The average employee growth for the Science, Information and Communication

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State economy booms, creating 130,000 jobs in 12 months

The Victorian economy is growing strongly and providing jobs for workers with more than 130,000 Victorians joining the workforce over the past 12 months – the best performance in the country. The state’s 2022-23 Annual Financial Report published today reveals the resilience of the Victorian economy despite

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Businesses to save money with energy-efficient appliance cashbacks

Appliance cashbacks for businesses to invest in energy efficient equipment is a positive step to support business on their energy efficiency and sustainability journey, the state’s peak business body says. Announced this week, the Queensland Business Energy Saving Transformation program comes as Business Chamber Queensland

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More people working two or more jobs

The number of people holding multiple jobs rose to 959,000 in the June quarter 2023, an increase of 7.0 per cent over the past year, according to Labour Account figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). Bjorn Jarvis, ABS head of labour

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Top AI stocks to watch

NVIDIA is the leading provider of chips that are needed for data centres to run powerful AI and machine-learning applications, and it is the poster child of the AI world after earning a $1 trillion valuation this year. Palantir’s software solutions help government and financial firms better understand data,

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90% of Australians have short-term credit debt

After an agonising 15 months for Australians, it seems like there might be reason to breathe a sigh of relief with another rate rise hold confirmed. This couldn’t come a moment sooner, as these rises have continuously pushed Australians further into the depths of financial

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