Stories in business from the past week – August 8 – 15 2017 by Jason Maywald

A selection from the past week:

The Australian: Aurizon to shut intermodal business

  1. From the AFR: Westpac says deposits are the obstacle for first home buyers
  2. The WSJ on regional grocery retail sales in the US: Regional grocery stores feel the squeeze


  1. From WSJ again: Margin pressure ahead for US companies


  1. SMH: Wage growth will strengthen and soon