Monthly Archives: June 2020 (Page 2)

Quarantine days increased for travellers in Victoria: ASX set to open lower

29 Jun 2020 - Following a fall from US markets overnight, the ASX looks set to open lower this morning. The coronavirus global death count is closing in on half a million. Back home Victoria's outbreak of 90 coronavirus cases over the weekend is set to see tougher lockdowns across suburbs in Melbourne and set back national progress towards opening the economy. European Union countries failed to settle on Friday on a final “safe list” of countries whose residents [...]

ACCC seeks to appeal Acacia Ridge terminal acquisition: Aus shares 1.1% higher at noon.

26 Jun 2020 - The Australian share market opened slightly lower defying positive leads from international markets. It has however managed to gain ground early in the session and is tracking 1.1 per cent higher at midday. All of the sectors except Healthcare have advanced this morning. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is seeking special leave to appeal to the High Court disputing the decision of the Full Federal Court that Pacific National’s acquisition of the Acacia Ridge [...]