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Australia's weekus horribilis
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 27 AUG 2018
... week of 20-24 August began with a challenge to sitting Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's leadership of the Liberal Party and ended with the sitting Treasurer Scott Morrison emerging as the country's 30th Prime Minister. And oh, the sixth head ...
Scott Morrison becomes Prime Minister, markets react
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 24 AUG 2018
Scott Morrison will be Australia's next Prime Minister, after he beat Peter Dutton 45-40 in a Liberal Party leadership ballot. The ASX 200 jumped on the news, after trending downwards since Monday. It hit its highest at 1.05pm, when it was up 0.33% ...
Labor responds to 'unfair' Budget
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 8 MAY 2018
... working Australians will be most disadvantaged by this year's Budget proposals. Opposition Leader Bill Shorten said the Liberal Government's budget is "unfair" and favours big business. In a series of Tweets, Shorten said the 2018-19 Budget fails the ...
Budget 2018: Social media reaction
DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 8 MAY 2018
... within its means. That is what this Budget is about." @ScottMorrisonMP https://t.co/o65bB86uwX #auspol #Budget2018 - Liberal Party (@LiberalAus) May 8, 2018 Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison began proceedings by saying the Government continues to live ...
AFCA, key housing bills passed
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  THURSDAY, 7 DEC 2017
... into their super accounts, will come into effect from 1 July 2018. The First Home Super Savers Scheme was supported by Liberal Democrats senator David Leyonhjelm after an amendment to ensure a review of the scheme after 18 months was added. Related story ...
Japanese sun rises
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 17 OCT 2017
... between the March 2005 and June 2006 quarters. Underlying all these is optimism that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling Liberal Democratic Party will win the 22 October general elections and hence, the continuation of "Abenomics" - the program of very ...
Local Government Super chair departs, successor named
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  MONDAY, 25 SEP 2017
... appointment as a director persons must be serving local government councilors. In August O'Regan was removed from the Liberal Party line-up ahead of the September 9 election. Previous chair of LGS, Bruce Miller, who served from 2013 to 2015, has been ...
Labor rejects ASIC chair nominee
ALEX BURKE  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 SEP 2017
... across markets and the Parliament." Bowen's justification for Labor's opposition stemmed largely from O'Sullivan being a Liberal Party member in the Prime Minister's electorate as well as a president of the Wentworth federal electoral conference. "Australia ...
Banks continue campaign to discredit SA bank tax
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 4 JUL 2017
... Australia's big four banks again warned South Australians of the impact a state-based tax would have as the South Australian Liberal opposition confirmed it will move to block the tax's implementation. In an open letter to South Australian customers ...
Industry supports super threshold removal
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  TUESDAY, 20 JUN 2017
... receive their superannuation entitlements." The proposal was put forward by the Senate Economics Committee and supported by Liberal Senator Jane Hume and Labor Senator Chris Ketter. It calls for the $450-a-month wage threshold - which has allowed employers ...
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