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Betting the house: investors demand higher premiums for risky Australian mortgage bonds

18 Jun 2019

SYDNEY Investors in Australian mortgage bonds are demanding higher premiums to buy the riskiest tranches of new debt, as a slowing economy stokes concerns a property downturn could get worse and increase home loan defaults.

Oil Search CEO says new PNG leader unlikely to demand big concessions on gas deals

06 Jun 2019

SYDNEY The head of Papua New Guinea-focused energy firm Oil Search Ltd said he did not expect to make any significant new concessions on a gas deal it and ExxonMobil Corp hope to strike with the South Pacific nation's new leader.

Oil Search CEO says new PNG leader unlikely to demand big concessions on gas deals

06 Jun 2019

* Comments follow PNG PM vowing to raise revenue from resources

New PNG leader 'taking back' economy, puts resources firms on notice

30 May 2019

SYDNEY/BRISBANE Papua New Guinea's new prime minister pledged on Thursday to "tweak and turn" laws governing how natural resources are extracted to help lift the vast South Pacific archipelago out of poverty.

UPDATE 3-New PNG leader "taking back" economy, puts resources firms on notice

30 May 2019

* Critic of major gas deal, plans to review resource management

'Quiet Australians' are the latest to upset election forecasters' expectations

20 May 2019

SYDNEY The group responsible for Australia's top opinion poll and an industry body for market research will review their methods to uncover how pollsters came to wrongly predict a victory for the opposition in the general election, they said on Monday.

'Quiet Australians' are the latest to upset election forecasters' expectations

20 May 2019

SYDNEY The group responsible for Australia's top opinion poll and an industry body for market research will review their methods to uncover how pollsters came to wrongly predict a victory for the opposition in the general election, they said on Monday.

'Quiet Australians' are the latest to upset election forecasters' expectations

20 May 2019

SYDNEY The group responsible for Australia's top opinion poll and an industry body for market research will review their methods to uncover how pollsters came to wrongly predict a victory for the opposition in the general election, they said on Monday.

Australian PM heads to church, football after 'miracle' election win

20 May 2019

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison thanked his fellow Pentecostal churchgoers on Sunday after a miraculous election victory that defied years of unfavorable opinion polls and bruised a Labor opposition that had been widely expected to win. | Video

Australia's conservative government on course for 'miracle' election victory

19 May 2019

SYDNEY/MELBOURNE Australia's Liberal-led conservative government was headed for a remarkable win at the national election early on Sunday after uncovering a narrow path to victory that twisted through urban fringes and rural townships. | Video

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