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Swan Says Europe Crisis Shouldn’t Damp Confidence in Australia

Treasurer Wayne Swan said market volatility caused by the sovereign debt crisis in Europe shouldn’t damp confidence in Australia’s economic prospects. View full post on Finance Stories

Australia's treasurer $9.4B sees flood, storm cost

SYDNEY (MarketWatch) — Treasurer Wayne Swan said Sunday that the recent floods in the eastern side of the country, together with Cyclone Yasi, have made “the difficult task of compiling next month’s budget even more difficult.” The Treasury is now estimating that the cost to the Australian economy from these disasters will be around 9 […]