ASX: The ASX is expected to start the week higher after a positive lead from Wall Street on Friday.
, with the ASX/S&P 200 closing 0.39 per cent higher to 7456.9. The All Ordinaries closed at 7777.2, up 0.4 per cent.
Wall Street: amid positive data for Pfizer’s COVID-19 treatment pill and a strong US jobs report.
This takes the Nasdaq and the S&P 500 to their seventh consecutive week of record high sessions.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 203.72 points, or 0.56 per cent, to 36,327.95, the S&P 500 gained 17.47 points, or 0.37 per cent, to 4,697.53 and the Nasdaq Composite added 31.28 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 15,971.59.
Buyer woes: If you’re planning to buy a property, there’s one silly mistake that will cost you time and heartache. That’s looking at properties before applying for pre-approval. .
Work from anywhere: Would you work from a campsite? The beach? A ski resort? According to a new poll, Australians are keen to work while going on a road trip - provided they have a solid internet connection. Here’s how .
Fruit picking: Australian teens have been to do farm, hospitality and retail work, with industry hoping the scheme could become a ‘schoolies’ of sorts.
Scammer awareness: Australians lost more than $850 million to scammers in 2020 while business lost $130 million to payment-redirection scams.
To mark Scams Awareness Week, the Australian Banking Association is urging Australians and businesses to .
Jobless rate: The latest unemployment figures will be released on Thursday, amid economists’ concerns it will shift slightly higher in October. .
Dining overhauls: Diners in Victoria will be able to as part of a state plan to reinvigorate the local economy. The 200,000 rebates allow diners to claim up to 30 per cent of their meal back.
And in NSW, restrictions, while fully vaccinated diners can book without number limits.
Central Petroleum Limited (ASX:CTP) (FRA:C9J) (OTCMKTS:CNPTF) announces that the Board of Directors has agreed for Leon Devaney to continue as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer from the expiry of the current contract on 1 July 2022.
Wall Street has rallied to close higher in light trading, with investors heading into the long holiday weekend and embarking on the second half of the year looking for the next market-moving catalyst.All three major US stock indexes reversed early losses to end in positive territory after the stock market's worst first half in decades.
Altech Chemicals Ltd (ASX:ATC) (FRA:A3Y) is pleased to announce that it has executed a framework agreement with leading German institute Fraunhofer IKTS, as a strategic partner to expedite the testing and qualification process for the Company's Silumina AnodesTM product.