The RBA has been lifting interest rates since May to tackle rising inflation - if another 0.25 per cent rise is passed down today it would take the cash rate to 3.1 per cent.
Energy prices: Calls are growing for federal and state governments to cap surging electricity and gas prices to protect Aussies from further bill shock.
Ahead of a meeting of energy ministers in Queensland today, the . Rather than subsidies to power plants to help with rising fossil fuel costs, the peak body has called on governments to fast-track new solar, wind and battery projects to replace coal and gas generation.
New research from Deloitte revealed a gap between how well chief financial officers thought the economy was doing versus how well their own businesses were holding up.
Rent woes: Renters would have had thousands of dollars extra to spend on the holiday season if rents had been frozen in place for the past 12 months.
It's not the high-profile electric cars racking up the greatest sales though, but hybrid vehicles that combine battery and fuel technology.
Hybrid vehicles have become so popular in Australia they now make up more than one in every three cars sold by Toyota.
Vast array: One of humanity's biggest-ever scientific endeavours has begun in remote Western Australia.
- With AAP