Weekly review: Australian unemployment rises, BHP to undergo change of guard, WA relaxes medical cannabis laws

In line with other worrying economic signals such as Australia’s Reserve Bank downgrading economic growth forecasts last week, figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics have revealed a rise in unemployment. On Thursday, the ABS revealed the unemployment rate for October 2019 of 5.3% had inched up 0.1% on September’s seasonally adjusted figure of 5.2%. … Continue reading Weekly review: Australian unemployment rises, BHP to undergo change of guard, WA relaxes medical cannabis laws