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Goondiwindi Argus
BIRRR calls for service guaranteeproposed plans will be unable to handle the extra load. “We already know data
BIRRR calls for service guarantee
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 hours ago
proposed plans will be unable to handle the extra load. “We already know data use growth is a continuing upward trend. The Australian Bureau of Statistics reports average broadband downloads grew more than 33 per cent from December 2013 to December... Read more
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The North West Star
BIRRR calls for service guaranteeproposed plans will be unable to handle the extra load. “We already know data
BIRRR calls for service guarantee
The North West Star / Posted 2 hours ago
proposed plans will be unable to handle the extra load. “We already know data use growth is a continuing upward trend. The Australian Bureau of Statistics reports average broadband downloads grew more than 33 per cent from December 2013 to December... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Being a 'mumpreneur' is an option of last resort for most mumsbarriers they encounter in the workplace or because of structural constraints,
Being a 'mumpreneur' is an option of last resort for most mums
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 hours ago
barriers they encounter in the workplace or because of structural constraints, like a lack of child care." Data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics and the Australian Institute of Family Studies has shown that women with young children... Read more
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The Border Mail
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happinessdecision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happiness
The Border Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
decision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and location, according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The trend is becoming more pronounced. Nearly one in two respondents agreed they were... Read more
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The Courier
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happinessdecision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happiness
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
decision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and location, according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The trend is becoming more pronounced. Nearly one in two respondents agreed they were... Read more
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3h
Northern Daily Leader
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happinessdecision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happiness
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 hours ago
decision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and location, according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The trend is becoming more pronounced. Nearly one in two respondents agreed they were... Read more
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The Young Witness
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happinessdecision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happiness
The Young Witness / Posted 3 hours ago
decision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and location, according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The trend is becoming more pronounced. Nearly one in two respondents agreed they were... Read more
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Western Advocate
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happinessdecision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happiness
Western Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
decision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and location, according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The trend is becoming more pronounced. Nearly one in two respondents agreed they were... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happinessdecision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happiness
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 hours ago
decision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and location, according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The trend is becoming more pronounced. Nearly one in two respondents agreed they were... Read more
9 related stories
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Manning River Times
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happinessdecision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happiness
Manning River Times / Posted 3 hours ago
decision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and location, according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The trend is becoming more pronounced. Nearly one in two respondents agreed they were... Read more
9 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happinessdecision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happiness
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 hours ago
decision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and location, according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The trend is becoming more pronounced. Nearly one in two respondents agreed they were... Read more
9 related stories
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The North West Star
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happinessdecision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happiness
The North West Star / Posted 3 hours ago
decision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and location, according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The trend is becoming more pronounced. Nearly one in two respondents agreed they were... Read more
9 related stories
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Brisbane Times
Being a 'mumpreneur' is an option of last resort for most mumsbarriers they encounter in the workplace or because of structural constraints,
Being a 'mumpreneur' is an option of last resort for most mums
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 hours ago
barriers they encounter in the workplace or because of structural constraints, like a lack of child care." Data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics and the Australian Institute of Family Studies has shown that women with young children... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happinessdecision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and
Control is the common key to the trifecta of health, wealth and happiness
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 hours ago
decision makers for their households, with results weighted by gender, age and location, according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The trend is becoming more pronounced. Nearly one in two respondents agreed they were... Read more
9 related stories
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The Age
Being a 'mumpreneur' is an option of last resort for most mumsbarriers they encounter in the workplace or because of structural constraints,
Being a 'mumpreneur' is an option of last resort for most mums
The Age / Posted 3 hours ago
barriers they encounter in the workplace or because of structural constraints, like a lack of child care." Data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics and the Australian Institute of Family Studies has shown that women with young children... Read more
3 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
Being a 'mumpreneur' is an option of last resort for most mumsbarriers they encounter in the workplace or because of structural constraints,
Being a 'mumpreneur' is an option of last resort for most mums
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
barriers they encounter in the workplace or because of structural constraints, like a lack of child care." Data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics and the Australian Institute of Family Studies has shown that women with young children... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
‘Relieved’ local family says super should be adjustedbeen given much this year.” In Wagga, 86 per cent of dual earner households do
‘Relieved’ local family says super should be adjusted
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 hours ago
been given much this year.” In Wagga, 86 per cent of dual earner households do not make $130,000 per year, according to an Australian Bureau of Statistics census. Mr Wheatley, who works for Essential Energy, and his wife Melissa, who works in... Read more
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Canberra Times
The chart no smoker wants to seeby other consumer goods. Cigarettes posted the largest price rise among more t
The chart no smoker wants to see
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
by other consumer goods. Cigarettes posted the largest price rise among more than 80 consumer items tracked by the Australian Bureau of Statistics' consumer price index. Tobacco prices rose 1.5 times faster than the cost of insurance (up... Read more
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The Age
The chart no smoker wants to seeby other consumer goods. Cigarettes posted the largest price rise among more t
The chart no smoker wants to see
The Age / Posted 6 hours ago
by other consumer goods. Cigarettes posted the largest price rise among more than 80 consumer items tracked by the Australian Bureau of Statistics' consumer price index. Tobacco prices rose 1.5 times faster than the cost of insurance (up... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The chart no smoker wants to seeby other consumer goods. Cigarettes posted the largest price rise among more t
The chart no smoker wants to see
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
by other consumer goods. Cigarettes posted the largest price rise among more than 80 consumer items tracked by the Australian Bureau of Statistics' consumer price index. Tobacco prices rose 1.5 times faster than the cost of insurance (up... Read more
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Queensland Times
Help needed to get Census count rightTHE Australian Bureau of Statistics has launched a state-wide search for more t
Help needed to get Census count right
Queensland Times / Posted 9 hours ago
THE Australian Bureau of Statistics has launched a state-wide search for more than 5000 field officers for the 2016 Census of Population and Housing. Queensland Census director Caroline Deans said the field officers were a vital part of the effort... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Further cut likely to be on the cardscut. ANZ will pass on 0.19 per cent of the cut. The latest cut by the RBA is i
Further cut likely to be on the cards
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 hours ago
cut. ANZ will pass on 0.19 per cent of the cut. The latest cut by the RBA is its 11th straight. It follows a report by the Australian Bureau of Statistics last week that in the three months to March, Australia suffered its first quarter of... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 21 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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The North West Star
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
The North West Star / Posted 21 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Banks move quickly to pass on rate cutlast year but moved on Tuesday because of the upward pressure on the Australian
Banks move quickly to pass on rate cut
Adelaide Now / Posted 21 hours ago
last year but moved on Tuesday because of the upward pressure on the Australian dollar and low inflation. Last week, the Australian Bureau of Statistics reported an unexpected drop in the consumer price index to minus 0.2 per cent — or deflation... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Daily Liberal / Posted 22 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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The Age
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
The Age / Posted 22 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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The Border Mail
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
The Border Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
$14m backlog for Western Sydney schoolssome additional maintenance in the gym,” he said. Compounding the problem of m
$14m backlog for Western Sydney schools
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 hours ago
some additional maintenance in the gym,” he said. Compounding the problem of maintenance backlogs in NSW schools is new Australian Bureau of Statistics data showing capital works spending is lower than it has been since 2005. There was $304... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 22 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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The Courier
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
The Courier / Posted 22 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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WA Today
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
WA Today / Posted 22 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 23 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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The Young Witness
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
The Young Witness / Posted 23 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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Canberra Times
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Canberra Times / Posted 23 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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Western Advocate
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Western Advocate / Posted 23 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Kiama Independent / Posted 23 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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Manning River Times
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Manning River Times / Posted 23 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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23h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Rich benefit most from Scott Morrison's tax reformsor otherwise — should stay in the middle income tax bracket," Mr Morrison said
Rich benefit most from Scott Morrison's tax reforms
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 hours ago
or otherwise — should stay in the middle income tax bracket," Mr Morrison said in his Budget speech. According to Australian Bureau of Statistics estimates, average weekly earnings are less than $60,000, while the full-time average adult... Read more
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WA Today
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public serviceto face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Ca
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
WA Today / Posted 23 hours ago
to face the blowtorch iin 2016-17 The departments of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Finance, Treasury, Immigration, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Federal Police, Bureau of Meteorology and the Murray Darling Basin Authority can all expect... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Further cut likely to be on the cardstoo would pass on the full rate cut. The latest cut by the RBA is its 11th str
Further cut likely to be on the cards
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
too would pass on the full rate cut. The latest cut by the RBA is its 11th straight. It follows the revelation by the Australian Bureau of Statistics last week that in the three months to March, Australia suffered its first quarter of... Read more
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Salon.com
Australia cuts key interest rate to record low 1.75 percentfrom its previous low of 2 percent. The board last cut rates about one year ago
Australia cuts key interest rate to record low 1.75 percent
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
from its previous low of 2 percent. The board last cut rates about one year ago. The move came less than a week after the Australian Bureau of Statistics released figures showing inflation had turned negative in the March quarter, with prices... Read more
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Herald Sun
Building approvals rise 3.7% in MarchThe Australian Bureau of Statistics has released residential building approvals
Building approvals rise 3.7% in March
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
The Australian Bureau of Statistics has released residential building approvals data for March. An unexpected jump in building approval figures is more likely a pause in the housing slowdown rather than a turnaround. Approvals for the construction... Read more
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Weekly Times
Building approvals rise 3.7% in MarchThe Australian Bureau of Statistics has released residential building approvals
Building approvals rise 3.7% in March
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
The Australian Bureau of Statistics has released residential building approvals data for March. An unexpected jump in building approval figures is more likely a pause in the housing slowdown rather than a turnaround. Approvals for the construction... Read more
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WA Today
Fresh tobacco forecast puts cloud over government's 'budget black hole' attack on LaborPBO said it uses tobacco clearance data from the Australian Taxation Office whi
Fresh tobacco forecast puts cloud over government's 'budget black hole' attack on Labor
WA Today / Posted yesterday
PBO said it uses tobacco clearance data from the Australian Taxation Office which is the same source used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. At the same February hearing, Colin Brown, the first-assistant parliamentary budget officer... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Building approvals rise 3.7% in MarchThe Australian Bureau of Statistics has released residential building approvals
Building approvals rise 3.7% in March
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
The Australian Bureau of Statistics has released residential building approvals data for March. An unexpected jump in building approval figures is more likely a pause in the housing slowdown rather than a turnaround. Approvals for the construction... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia’s central bank cuts interest rate to 1.75%per cent on Monday. The currency has appreciated more than 5 per cent this year
Australia’s central bank cuts interest rate to 1.75%
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
per cent on Monday. The currency has appreciated more than 5 per cent this year. The latest round of data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics on Apr 26 showed consumer prices unexpectedly fell 0.2 per cent in the first quarter, marking... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Fresh tobacco forecast puts cloud over government's 'budget black hole' attack on LaborPBO said it uses tobacco clearance data from the Australian Taxation Office whi
Fresh tobacco forecast puts cloud over government's 'budget black hole' attack on Labor
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
PBO said it uses tobacco clearance data from the Australian Taxation Office which is the same source used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. At the same February hearing, Colin Brown, the first-assistant parliamentary budget officer... Read more
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The Age
Budget 2016: Fresh tobacco forecasts puts cloud over government's 'budget black hole' claim on Labor policyPBO said it uses tobacco clearance data from the Australian Taxation Office whi
Budget 2016: Fresh tobacco forecasts puts cloud over government's 'budget black hole' claim on Labor policy
The Age / Posted yesterday
PBO said it uses tobacco clearance data from the Australian Taxation Office which is the same source used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. At the same February hearing, Colin Brown, the first-assistant parliamentary budget officer... Read more
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