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    Virus advice issued for Vic public schools

    Victorian public school students who travelled to China during the summer break will not be excluded amid fears the deadly coronavirus is spreading. On the advice of health officials, government schools will only expect a [...]
  • Business

    Oil Search shares fall as oil price slumps

    Weak oil prices have weighed Oil Search shares down as the Papua New Guinea oil and gas producer’s outlook failed to stir investors. The stock fell seven per cent on Tuesday after the company said [...]
  • News

    Some 400 register for China virus evac

    About 400 Australian citizens have registered for federal government help to get out of a Chinese province under lockdown because of the deadly coronavirus. Foreign Minister Marise Payne and department officials are making “significant progress” [...]
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    Inflation unlikely to affect RBA rates

    Australia’s inflation levels are expected to record only a modest rise on Wednesday, but it may not influence the Reserve Bank’s rates decision. Analysts have tipped about a 0.6 per cent increase to headline inflation [...]
  • Markets

    Gold hits 3-week high amid virus fears

    Gold climbed to a near three-week high overnight as mounting concerns over the economic fallout of the coronavirus outbreak sent investors scurrying for safe havens. Spot gold was up 0.4 per cent at $US1,577.31 per [...]

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Some 400 register for China virus evac

About 400 Australian citizens have registered for federal government help to get out of a Chinese province under lockdown because of the deadly coronavirus. Foreign Minister Marise Payne and department officials are making “significant progress” [...]