Statistics bureau lists Australians’ new year resolutions


CANBERRA, Dec. 23 — Quitting smoking, losing weight or learning something new? The Australian Bureau of Statistics — Printed books will be the hottest gifts during this Christmas in Australia as the demand for books is booming, according to the local media.
Australian National Retail Association expected Christmas shoppers would spend three billion Australian dollars (about 2.6 billion U.S. dollars) across the country over this weekend. Full story[db:内容2]