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International retailers significantly impact local prices: RBA

Overseas players have dramatically reduced prices in Australia, said RBA.

Zip gains retailers as buy now pay later comes under attack

As buy now pay later becomes more popular, the RBA is taking a closer look at surcharges.

Retail suffers weakest conditions in Australia: RBA

Around 60 per cent of retailers review prices daily or weekly.

Steady interest rate to boost economy

The RBA holds interest rate steady for 24th consecutive month.

Wages hitting ‘sense of prosperity’: RBA

Rate hike only likely after wage recovery.

Troubling signs for retail in April

Leading indicator looks bad, but signs wage growth is picking up.

RBA: wage growth rate has “troughed”

RBA Governor sees light at the end of the tunnel for households.

ACCC bans excessive payment fees

Consumer watchdog’s ban on excessive fees comes into effect today.

Surcharge Free movement draws mixed reaction

Recently launched initiative urging retailers to absorb transaction surcharges met with mixed views.

RBA imposes limits on excessive surcharges

New rules to cap amounts retailers can charge.