Australian shares firmed on Tuesday
following an extended Wall Street rally and underpinned by
optimism that Beijing and Washington may be inching closer to an
agreement to end their bruising trade war.
LONDON, Jan 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Britain needs
to build 3.1 million new homes in the next 20 years to solve its
housing crisis, a commission set up in the wake of London's
Grenfell Tower disaster said on Tuesday.