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NAB Monthly Business Survey: January 2019

Business conditions saw a moderate rebound in January after falling sharply in December.

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NAB Quarterly Business Survey – December Quarter 2018

Business conditions continued to ease in Q4 and while they remain above average, forward looking indicators point to potential further weakness.

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The bigger picture – A global and Australian economic perspective.

Confidence and conditions continue to ease

Overall, the NAB Rural Commodities Index was up 0.5% in December but down 1.1% in January.

Business conditions saw a moderate rebound in January after falling sharply in December.

Conditions end the year on a concerning low.

Agribusiness Customer Executive Neil Findlay shares some useful examples of how dairy farmers are planning ahead.

The Propel program helps Australian technology start-ups take on the world. Apply now to spend 10 days in the US building networks, meeting investors and absorbing the ways of Silicon Valley.

Turning 40: Charting the rise of China since reform and opening up

The NAB Rural Commodities Index fell 2.0% on a month on month basis in November, mirroring a 2.0% gain in October.

Good advice that you just have to take… six entrepreneurs share the words of wisdom that helped them turn their ideas into thriving businesses.

Academic, media commentator, author and entrepreneur Peter Switzer has known most of Australia’s big business people since they were small business people. Here, he summarises what he’s learnt about leadership over the last four decades.

The Weekly delves into trends in profitability following the release of ABS quarterly Business Indicators data,

Total NAB customer spending grew 7.0% y/y in Q3 2018 – up from 5.6% in the previous quarter and 3.0% in the same quarter a year ago.

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