Just at the time the economy may need a boost, Australian Treasurer Wayne Swan promises...

|By:, SA News Editor

Just at the time the economy may need a boost, Australian Treasurer Wayne Swan promises significant belt-tightening in order to meet a pledge of returning the budget to surplus this year. "It means monetary policy can play the primary role managing demand," he says, giving a very clear push to the RBA to quicken the pace of rate cuts. We'll keep an eye on the aussie (FXA) this week.