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Businesses need customers, not a feel-good few bucks a week

October 11, 2018 - 20:34 -- Admin

In order to give some substance to his claim that the Coalition are for lower taxes, Scott Morrison has chosen to bring forward by five years tax cuts already legislated for small and medium businesses.  To use his oft-repeated phrase, these are nothing new, they are ‘existing’ legislation, just fast-tracked for an election sweetener as…

And the Clock Struck Thirteen !

October 10, 2018 - 13:25 -- Admin

The Federal Government has unveiled a plan that will settle certain classes of new migrants [to be known as drones] in regional areas for up to five years after their arrival in Australia. These s will be required to work as indentured labour and will not be able to leave their servitude until the five…

4 cents a day

October 9, 2018 - 01:35 -- Admin

Former Chairman of the ABC Board, Justin Milne fell on his sword after sacking the Managing Director, Michelle Guthrie, recently. The discussion around this will continue for quite a while, especially if the ex-MD follows through on her threat to sue for wrongful dismissal. Where that particular saga ends up is anyone’s guess and hopefully,…