Monthly Archives: December 2016

Avoiding dramas at the office Christmas party

Now is the time of year for many businesses to have their annual Christmas parties. Before dusting off your Santa hat, consider your responsibilities in protecting your staff and your business. Businesses should be aware of the risks that can arise when holding an office party, whether at Christmas or...

RBA SNAPSHOT: Australian Economy December 2016

The Reserve Bank has released its December snapshot of the Australian economy: Household Saving Ratio 6.3% Average Weekly Earnings $1,161 Average Price of Residential Dwellings $623,000 Population 24.1M (1.4% annual growth) Unemployment Rate 5.6% AUD/USD A$1US$0.7459 Cash Rate 1.5% Inflation 1.3% Economic Growth 1.8%...