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Australian shares end higher on stimulus, hopes of easing curbs

01 Oct 2020

Australian shares closed higher on Thursday, rebounding from a more than 2% drop in the previous session, boosted by stimulus talks and hopes of further easing in coronavirus restrictions in the country.

Australian shares end higher on stimulus, hopes of easing curbs

01 Oct 2020

* NZ's a2 Milk hits over 6-month closing low (Updates to close)

Australia shares slump as Trump-Biden debate stokes caution

30 Sep 2020

Australian shares fell more than 2% on Wednesday, with miners and financials suffering major blows, as investors tracked Wall Street futures lower after the first U.S. presidential debate stoked caution and uncertainty ahead of the election.

Australia shares slump as Trump-Biden debate stokes caution

30 Sep 2020

Sept 30 Australian shares fell more than 2% on Wednesday, with miners and financials suffering major blows, as investors tracked Wall Street futures lower after the first U.S. presidential debate stoked caution and uncertainty ahead of the election.

Australia's Woodside matches Russia's Lukoil offer for Senegal oil project

17 Aug 2020

MELBOURNE/BENGALURU Australia's Woodside Petroleum has exercised its right to match a $400 million offer by Russia's Lukoil to buy Cairn Energy's entire stake in the Sangomar oil project in Senegal, it said on Monday.

PipeChina to take on $56 billion of pipelines to boost network access

24 Jul 2020

BEIJING/BANGALORE China took a major step in the reform of its national oil and gas pipeline network, with newly formed PipeChina agreeing to buy pipelines and storage facilities valued at 391.4 billion yuan (43.80 billion pounds).

Australian shares rise on oil, hopes of pandemic peaking in U.S.

09 Apr 2020

April 9 Australian shares rose more than 2% on Thursday, tracking gains on Wall Street as hopes that the new coronavirus pandemic is peaking in the United States bolstered sentiment, while a jump in crude oil prices lifted energy stocks.

Australia shares drop 2.5% as virus anxiety resurfaces, NZ slips

08 Apr 2020

April 8 Australian shares dropped more than 2% on Wednesday, as concerns of a massive economic slump due to the coronavirus pandemic coupled with an outlook downgrade on the local economy and banking sector drove investors away from risky assets.

Australia shares gain as coronavirus spread slows; NZ near 1-month high

07 Apr 2020

April 7 Australian shares rose on Tuesday, taking cues from U.S. and European equities overnight, as reports of slowing fatalities from the coronavirus outbreak raised optimism that the fight against the disease was reaching an inflection point.

Australian shares rise on slowing coronavirus spread; NZ retreats

06 Apr 2020

April 6 Australian shares rose more than 3% on Monday, driven by financials and miners, as hopes of a levelling-off of the coronavirus crisis in the United States and a slowing rate of daily new cases in Australia fuelled positive sentiment.

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