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Budget a 'missed opportunity': ISA
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  TUESDAY, 13 MAY 2014
... the 'inverted bid model' for green field infrastructure projects proposed by industry super funds. Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen, however, called the infrastructure package "nothing more than an amateur con." While ISA opposed the changes to the Age Pension ...
Labor hopes to disallow FoFA amendments
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  THURSDAY, 20 MAR 2014
... consultation." In a letter to Industry Super Australia chief executive David Whiteley, opposition treasury spokesperson Chris Bowen said the government's decision to push the amendments through simultaneously as legislation and regulation could potentially ...
Assistant Treasurer Sinodinos to stand aside amid ICAC inquiry
ALICE URIBE  |  WEDNESDAY, 19 MAR 2014
... Sinodinos' failure to comply. This motion was also supported by the Greens in the Senate. Yesterday, Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen said that Senator Sinodinos needed to "provide and full and proper account." However this morning, Attorney-General George ...
Senate pushes for Sinodinos to explain corruption allegations
ALICE URIBE  |  WEDNESDAY, 19 MAR 2014
... Sinodinos has not yet complied. This motion is also being supported by the Greens in the Senate. Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen said that Senator Sinodinos needed to "provide and full and proper account." However Attorney-General George Brandis said that ...
Bowen's FoFA fears "complete rubbish": AFA
LAURA MILLAN  |  WEDNESDAY, 12 FEB 2014
The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) has slammed comments by Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen that proposed amendments to the Future of Financial Advice (FoFA) regulation may make Storm or Trio Capital cases "more likely" as "complete rubbish." "The ...
Nearly 50% of woman to suffer under LISC dumping
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  THURSDAY, 7 NOV 2013
... that they are inequitable, favouring the wealthiest at the expense of the poorest, a view which Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen also expressed yesterday. ISA suggested a number of alternative ways of funding the LISC, which under Labor was funded by the ...
Shorten gives Ripoll shadow superannuation portfolio
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  MONDAY, 21 OCT 2013
... Parliamentary Secretary of Small Business. Ripoll's will be part of the shadow Treasury team, which includes Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen, Shadow Assistant Treasurer Andrew Leigh, and Shadow Parliamentary Secretary to the Shadow Treasurer Ed Husic. Ripoll ...
Signing of Asia Passport agreement expected
MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 20 SEP 2013
... of economic growth in the Asian market." The FSC acknowledged former Treasurer and Minister for Financial Services Chris Bowen, for his contribution in getting the passport to this point. "The industry and government now need to turn their attention ...
Bowen and Cormann at odds over adviser enshrinement
LAURA MILLAN  |  TUESDAY, 27 AUG 2013
The debate around the enshrinement of the term 'financial planner' has revealed division between Treasurer Chris Bowen and shadow Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation Mathias Cormann. "An important priority for a re-elected Rudd Labor ...
Abbott's PPL scheme to hit Australia's charities
ALICE URIBE  |  FRIDAY, 23 AUG 2013
Federal treasurer Chris Bowen maintained his attack on the Coalition's proposed 1.5% levy on business that is intended to cover the paid parental leave (PPL) scheme, calling it "a retrograde step of quite enormous proportions." Speaking this morning ...
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