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The Young Witness
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slipA sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushin
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
The Young Witness / Posted 12 hours ago
A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the GFC. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Changes to China-Australia FTA may come at expense of Australian jobs: LaborLabor opposes changes to China-Australia FTA, saying local jobs will not be pro
Changes to China-Australia FTA may come at expense of Australian jobs: Labor
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 hours ago
Labor opposes changes to China-Australia FTA, saying local jobs will not be protected Photo: Bill Shorten says Chinese people could be given jobs over Australians due to the China-Australia FTA. (AAP: Tracey Nearmy) The Federal Opposition insists... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
Cormann plays down poor economic figuresFinance Minister Mathias Cormann has been out again spruiking the government's
Cormann plays down poor economic figures
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 14 hours ago
Finance Minister Mathias Cormann has been out again spruiking the government's resume on boosting the economy, despite figures showing growth has stalled. National accounts released on Wednesday showed the economy grew at just 0.2 per cent in the... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
Abbott concedes economy not perfectPrime Minister Tony Abbott concedes the economy's not in perfect shape, after r
Abbott concedes economy not perfect
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 14 hours ago
Prime Minister Tony Abbott concedes the economy's not in perfect shape, after recording its slowest pace of growth in two years. The meagre 0.2 per cent rise for the June quarter comes at a time when the federal government is emphasising its renewed... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Abbott concedes economy not perfectPrime Minister Tony Abbott concedes the economy's not in perfect shape, after r
Abbott concedes economy not perfect
Sky News Australia / Posted 14 hours ago
Prime Minister Tony Abbott concedes the economy's not in perfect shape, after recording its slowest pace of growth in two years. The meagre 0.2 per cent rise for the June quarter comes at a time when the federal government is emphasising its renewed... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Labor does want China trade deal: BowenOpposition treasury spokesman Chris Bowen says Labor wants Australia's free tra
Labor does want China trade deal: Bowen
Sky News Australia / Posted 16 hours ago
Opposition treasury spokesman Chris Bowen says Labor wants Australia's free trade agreement with China implemented, as long as the government can address labour market concerns. Mr Bowen's told the ABC that fixing what he says are the agreement's... Read more
16h
Business Spectator
ALP wants China trade deal: BowenFederal Labor wants Australia's free trade agreement with China implemented as
ALP wants China trade deal: Bowen
Business Spectator / Posted 16 hours ago
Federal Labor wants Australia's free trade agreement with China implemented as long as the government can address labour market concerns, the opposition's chief economic spokesman says. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen doesn't believe fixing issues with... Read more
17h
Sky News Australia
Cormann plays down poor economic figuresFinance Minister Mathias Cormann has been out again spruiking the government's
Cormann plays down poor economic figures
Sky News Australia / Posted 17 hours ago
Finance Minister Mathias Cormann has been out again spruiking the government's resume on boosting the economy, despite figures showing growth has stalled. National accounts released on Wednesday showed the economy grew at just 0.2 per cent in the... Read more
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17h
Business Spectator
Cormann plays down soft GDP figuresFinance Minister Mathias Cormann has been out again spruiking the government's
Cormann plays down soft GDP figures
Business Spectator / Posted 17 hours ago
Finance Minister Mathias Cormann has been out again spruiking the government's resume on boosting the economy, despite figures showing growth has stalled. National accounts released on Wednesday showed the economy grew at just 0.2 per cent in the... Read more
4 related stories
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The Border Mail
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slipA sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushin
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the GFC. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slipA sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushin
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the GFC. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since... Read more
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The Courier
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slipA sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushin
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
The Courier / Posted yesterday
A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the GFC. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slipA sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushin
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the GFC. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slipA sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushin
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the GFC. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip'It is wrong to say it's the weakest growth since 1961, it' is just factually w
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
'It is wrong to say it's the weakest growth since 1961, it' is just factually wrong,' said Treasurer Joe Hockey. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the global... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slipA sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushin
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the GFC. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since... Read more
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The Young Witness
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slipA sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushin
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the GFC. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since... Read more
25 related stories
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Western Advocate
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slipA sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushin
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the GFC. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slipA sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushin
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the GFC. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since... Read more
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Manning River Times
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slipA sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushin
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the GFC. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slipA sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushin
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the GFC. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since... Read more
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The North West Star
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slipA sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushin
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the GFC. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since... Read more
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WA Today
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip'It is wrong to say it's the weakest growth since 1961, it' is just factually w
Economic growth close to zero as living standards slip
WA Today / Posted yesterday
'It is wrong to say it's the weakest growth since 1961, it' is just factually wrong,' said Treasurer Joe Hockey. A sharp fall in national income has all but obliterated economic growth, pushing down income per head by the most since the global... Read more
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News.com.au
24 years of growth end in a whimperbreaking news AUSTRALIA has completed 24 years of sustained economic growth,
24 years of growth end in a whimper
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
breaking news AUSTRALIA has completed 24 years of sustained economic growth, but only just. IT may be a glowing achievement since the recession of the early 1990s - standing only second to 26 and half years... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Growth won't get jobless rate down: BowenShadow treasurer Chris Bowen has warned that two per cent annual economic growt
Growth won't get jobless rate down: Bowen
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen has warned that two per cent annual economic growth is not enough to get the jobless rate down. Mr Bowen's commentating after the latest national accounts showed the economy grew by just 0.2 per cent in the June quarter,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Pressure mounts for Shorten to wave through China FTAChina free trade agreement: Pressure mounts for Bill Shorten to wave through de
Pressure mounts for Shorten to wave through China FTA
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
China free trade agreement: Pressure mounts for Bill Shorten to wave through deal Pressure is on Federal Opposition Leader Bill Shorten to wave through the free trade deal the Government struck with China. Former China ambassador Dr Geoff Raby said... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Abbott To Scrap Labor's Bank Deposit Taxby Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong01 September 2015 Australian Prime Minis
Abbott To Scrap Labor's Bank Deposit Tax
Tax-News.com / Posted 2 days ago
by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong01 September 2015 Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has announced that the Government will not proceed with the former Labor administration's plans for a Bank Deposit... Read more
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Business Spectator
Labor would reconsider bank taxLabor will consider resurrecting the bank tax if it wins government. Shadow tr
Labor would reconsider bank tax
Business Spectator / Posted 2 days ago
Labor will consider resurrecting the bank tax if it wins government. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen said the tax, proposed by the former Labor government and dumped on Tuesday by the coalition before it was ever implemented, was a recommendation of... Read more
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News.com.au
Labor to reconsider bank tax: Bowenbreaking news Chris Bowen says Labor will consider resurrecting the bank tax
Labor to reconsider bank tax: Bowen
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
breaking news Chris Bowen says Labor will consider resurrecting the bank tax if it wins government.Source: AAP LABOR will consider resurrecting the bank tax if it wins government. SHADOW treasurer Chris Bowen... Read more
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Weekly Times
Labor to reconsider bank tax: BowenLABOR will consider resurrecting the bank tax if it wins government. SHADOW tr
Labor to reconsider bank tax: Bowen
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
LABOR will consider resurrecting the bank tax if it wins government. SHADOW treasurer Chris Bowen said the tax, proposed by the former Labor government and dumped on Tuesday by the coalition before it was ever implemented, was a recommendation of... Read more
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Weekly Times
Cabinet not rushing competition law changeTHE federal government isn't rushing to support changes to competition law that
Cabinet not rushing competition law change
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
THE federal government isn't rushing to support changes to competition law that would enhance protections for small business against larger rivals. SMALL Business Minister Bruce Billson wants to introduce a so-called "effects test" to lower the... Read more
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The Courier
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of AustraliaSuperannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as ta
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of Australia
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Superannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as tax mitigation measures, rather than to encourage retirement savings, one of Australia's most respected think-tanks has warned. Superannuation tax concessions are... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of AustraliaSuperannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as ta
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of Australia
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Superannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as tax mitigation measures, rather than to encourage retirement savings, one of Australia's most respected think-tanks has warned. Superannuation tax concessions are... Read more
20 related stories
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The Young Witness
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of AustraliaSuperannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as ta
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of Australia
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
Superannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as tax mitigation measures, rather than to encourage retirement savings, one of Australia's most respected think-tanks has warned. Superannuation tax concessions are... Read more
20 related stories
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Western Advocate
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of AustraliaSuperannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as ta
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of Australia
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Superannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as tax mitigation measures, rather than to encourage retirement savings, one of Australia's most respected think-tanks has warned. Superannuation tax concessions are... Read more
20 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of AustraliaSuperannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as ta
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of Australia
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Superannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as tax mitigation measures, rather than to encourage retirement savings, one of Australia's most respected think-tanks has warned. Superannuation tax concessions are... Read more
20 related stories
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Manning River Times
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of AustraliaSuperannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as ta
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of Australia
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
Superannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as tax mitigation measures, rather than to encourage retirement savings, one of Australia's most respected think-tanks has warned. Superannuation tax concessions are... Read more
20 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of AustraliaSuperannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as ta
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of Australia
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Superannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as tax mitigation measures, rather than to encourage retirement savings, one of Australia's most respected think-tanks has warned. Superannuation tax concessions are... Read more
20 related stories
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The North West Star
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of AustraliaSuperannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as ta
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of Australia
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
Superannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as tax mitigation measures, rather than to encourage retirement savings, one of Australia's most respected think-tanks has warned. Superannuation tax concessions are... Read more
20 related stories
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Daily Liberal
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of AustraliaSuperannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as ta
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of Australia
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Superannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as tax mitigation measures, rather than to encourage retirement savings, one of Australia's most respected think-tanks has warned. Superannuation tax concessions are... Read more
20 related stories
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The Border Mail
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of AustraliaSuperannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as ta
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of Australia
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Superannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as tax mitigation measures, rather than to encourage retirement savings, one of Australia's most respected think-tanks has warned. Superannuation tax concessions are... Read more
20 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of AustraliaSuperannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as ta
Superannuation tax concessions benefit the rich: Committee for Economic Development of Australia
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Superannuation tax concessions are benefiting the rich and are being used as tax mitigation measures, rather than to encourage retirement savings, one of Australia's most respected think-tanks has warned. Superannuation tax concessions are... Read more
20 related stories
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Business Spectator
Abbott backs Hockey against 'gossip'Prime Minister Tony Abbott is fully behind his treasurer, dismissing suggestion
Abbott backs Hockey against 'gossip'
Business Spectator / Posted 3 days ago
Prime Minister Tony Abbott is fully behind his treasurer, dismissing suggestions that some ministers want Joe Hockey dumped. Mr Abbott says "not a single person" has raised the matter of Mr Hockey's future with him. He was responding to a Fairfax... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Abbott tells Hockey speculation about his job is 'complete rubbish'Joe Hockey reassured by Prime Minister Tony Abbott speculation about his job is
Abbott tells Hockey speculation about his job is 'complete rubbish'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Joe Hockey reassured by Prime Minister Tony Abbott speculation about his job is 'complete rubbish' Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey has dismissed his internal critics as "fringe-whingers" and says the Prime Minister has reassured him speculation about... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Treasurer Joe Hockey has his 'full confidence'Tony Abbott says Joe Hockey is "doing an excellent job" and enjoys the full con
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Treasurer Joe Hockey has his 'full confidence'
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Tony Abbott says Joe Hockey is "doing an excellent job" and enjoys the full confidence of the Prime Minister and cabinet, a day after two cabinet ministers told Fairfax Media that discussions were taking place about whether to move against on the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Treasurer Joe Hockey has his 'full confidence'Tony Abbott says Joe Hockey is "doing an excellent job" and enjoys the full con
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Treasurer Joe Hockey has his 'full confidence'
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
Tony Abbott says Joe Hockey is "doing an excellent job" and enjoys the full confidence of the Prime Minister and cabinet, a day after two cabinet ministers told Fairfax Media that discussions were taking place about whether to move against on the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Treasurer Joe Hockey has his 'full confidence'Tony Abbott says Joe Hockey is "doing an excellent job" and enjoys the full con
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Treasurer Joe Hockey has his 'full confidence'
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Tony Abbott says Joe Hockey is "doing an excellent job" and enjoys the full confidence of the Prime Minister and cabinet, a day after two cabinet ministers told Fairfax Media that discussions were taking place about whether to move against on the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Treasurer Joe Hockey has his 'full confidence'Tony Abbott says Joe Hockey is "doing an excellent job" and enjoys the full con
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Treasurer Joe Hockey has his 'full confidence'
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Tony Abbott says Joe Hockey is "doing an excellent job" and enjoys the full confidence of the Prime Minister and cabinet, a day after two cabinet ministers told Fairfax Media that discussions were taking place about whether to move against on the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Treasurer Joe Hockey has his 'full confidence'Tony Abbott says Joe Hockey is "doing an excellent job" and enjoys the full con
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Treasurer Joe Hockey has his 'full confidence'
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
Tony Abbott says Joe Hockey is "doing an excellent job" and enjoys the full confidence of the Prime Minister and cabinet, a day after two cabinet ministers told Fairfax Media that discussions were taking place about whether to move against on the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Treasurer Joe Hockey has his 'full confidence'Tony Abbott says Joe Hockey is "doing an excellent job" and enjoys the full con
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Treasurer Joe Hockey has his 'full confidence'
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
Tony Abbott says Joe Hockey is "doing an excellent job" and enjoys the full confidence of the Prime Minister and cabinet, a day after two cabinet ministers told Fairfax Media that discussions were taking place about whether to move against on the... Read more
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