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New bill to strip treasurer of RBA monetary policy veto powers

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  MONDAY, 27 NOV 2023
... welfare of the people of Australia," and affirms its dual mandate of ensuring price stability and contributing to full employment. Moreover, the legislation comprises the establishment of both a Monetary Policy Board and a separate Governance Board ...

Rest hires policy lead from HESTA

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 16 NOV 2023
... Victorian premier Daniel Andrews. Burgio has a legal background, including eight years as a senior associate focused on employment and industrial relations law at Maurice Blackburn. At Rest, he will report to chief people, strategy and corporate affairs ...

Institutions must come to the table now: First Australians Capital

CASSANDRA BALDINI  |  FRIDAY, 27 OCT 2023
... Indigenous business sector is forecasted to grow by 4% compared to 3% for the broader business economy. Indigenous employment is tracking along on a similar trajectory, explained Prakash. "That's 3.6% for Indigenous against 2% for broader employment," ...

Taskforce unveils recommendations for economic equality

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 23 OCT 2023
... next steps, the government will consider the seven recommendations alongside the analysis and policy directions of the Employment white paper as it continues to develop the National Strategy to Achieve Gender Equality, which will be released in 2024. ...

Inflation data not encouraging: Powell

CASSANDRA BALDINI  |  FRIDAY, 20 OCT 2023
... changes in the stance of monetary policy affect broader financial conditions, which in turn affect economic activity, employment and inflation," he said. He elaborated that financial conditions have tightened significantly in recent months, and longer-term ...

The Voice is not at the expense of the economy: Chalmers

CASSANDRA BALDINI  |  FRIDAY, 13 OCT 2023
... in the Australian economy while including a whitepaper on jobs and opportunities. "This sets out our vision for full employment, wages, job security, productivity, our skills need, and barriers to work," he said. "We've overseen 15 months where the ...

Escala loses bid to restrain former executives

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 13 OCT 2023
... case set in motion when investment adviser William Allen tendered his resigned to take up a role at LGT Crestone. His employment contract had a non-compete period of up to six months and a covenant in restraint of trade of up to 12 months. The trio worked ...

Treasury outlines plans to boost employment

CASSANDRA BALDINI  |  TUESDAY, 26 SEP 2023
The government has unveiled its plan to overhaul the employment system in its newly released whitepaper, including encouraging older Australians to stay in the workforce by extending the work bonus and introducing a new skills passport. The Working ...

GPT appoints Charter Hall executive as new chief

CASSANDRA BALDINI  |  MONDAY, 25 SEP 2023
... when this has been completed," said Charter Hall managing director and group chief executive David Harrison. "Proutt's employment contract has a six-month notice period and standard non-compete and non-solicitation provisions."

PGIM Real Estate, Point Capital partner on property portfolio

CASSANDRA BALDINI  |  MONDAY, 18 SEP 2023
... Brisbane, while the second is located at 7 Macquarie Street in Parramatta, Sydney. PGIM Real Estate said both sites are key employment, residential and entertainment hubs that are well located relative to public transport. Further, the real estate investor ...