Australia’s central bank raises key interest rate to 3.1%


              People arrive at the Reserve Bank of Australia in Sydney, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2022. Australia's central bank has raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter-point to 3.1% as it continues to battle inflation. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)
            
              A postal worker walks past the Reserve Bank of Australia in Sydney, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2022. Australia's central bank has raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter-point to 3.1% as it continues to battle inflation. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)
Australia’s central bank raises key interest rate to 3.1%