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2015/01/27 01:42
2015/01/27 01:42
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Heavyweight fund manager IFM Investors has taken a $685 million write-down on its Pacific Hydro renewable energy business due to the adverse impact of the Abbott government's Warburton review, weaker...
2015/01/27 01:42
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2015/01/26 01:13
2015/01/26 01:13
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HISTORY is more than just what happened yesterday, it gives us perspective on our world right now. So it is more than a little disconcerting when anyone tries to rewrite history for their own...
2015/01/25 23:17
2015/01/25 23:17
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LIBERAL Party president Richard Alston could be proud of any of his many accomplishments. BUT for the 73-year-old, being a part of the Howard government trumps them all. It's his seat in the Senate...
2015/01/24 14:26
2015/01/24 14:26
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David Hicks: Australian Government waits for US to quash terrorism conviction before considering an apology The Federal Government says it will only consider apologising to former Guantanamo Bay...
2015/01/24 08:22
2015/01/24 08:22
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Abbott government appointments to the Australian Multicultural Council have been questioned, with concerns raised about some of its members’ links to the Liberal Party and the way in which the...
2015/01/24 05:48
2015/01/24 05:48
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It's not a lot of fun, picking a fight with the medical profession. In 2009, Angela Pratt was chief of staff to the health minister Nicola Roxon when the entire ophthalmological fraternity started...
2015/01/23 03:37
2015/01/23 03:37
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LABOR has delivered a 'kick in the guts' to rural Queensland with a pledge to submit landholders to its disastrous vegetation management laws if elected on January 31. Labor leader Annastacia...
2015/01/23 03:05
2015/01/23 03:05
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Employment Minster Eric Abetz says any recommendations from a wide ranging review into workplace laws won't be implemented without being taken to the 2016 election. The Productivity Commission is...
2015/01/22 03:45
2015/01/22 03:45
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The Australian Public Service's fledgling Shared Services Centre looks set to boom from the Abbott government's "contestability" outsourcing push. The Australian Public Service's fledgling Shared...
2015/01/22 01:50
2015/01/22 01:50
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New Public Service Commisioner John Lloyd Photo: Jay Cronan New Public Service Commissioner John Lloyd says he is no soldier of the far right-wing about to sweep through the federal bureaucracy and...
2015/01/21 23:26
2015/01/21 23:26
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Labor's Foreign Affairs spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek says the Federal Government has many questions to answer about the use of the Australian High Commissioner's residence in London for a party thrown...
2015/01/20 04:46
2015/01/20 04:46
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... Are you listening Joe Hockey "This is one reason that slashing government spending in a depressed economy is such a bad idea: It’s not just the immediate cost in lost jobs, but the increased...
2015/01/19 23:18
2015/01/19 23:18
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OUR VIEW: SUNSHINE Coast MP Mal Brough reportedly played a critical role in coaxing the Federal Government to drop its controversial plan to slash the Medicare rebate to GPs. The plan, devised after...
2015/01/18 22:47
2015/01/18 22:47
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Read my lips: Josh Freydenberg has reiterated that 'there will be no increase in the GST or broadening of the base'. Photo: Eddie Jim The Prime Minister's new salesman Josh Frydenberg is refusing to...
2015/01/18 20:55
2015/01/18 20:55
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It is popular to argue Australia’s goods and services tax is a 'regressive' tax, and on that basis, extending the tax to fresh food would be objectionable. Indeed, since people on lower incomes spend...
2015/01/16 05:55
2015/01/16 05:55
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Tony Abbott faced a backbench revolt on his plan to slash the Medicare rebate for short doctors' visits with former cabinet minister Mal Brough prepared to go public and denounce the idea, prompting...
2015/01/16 05:20
2015/01/16 05:20
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This is a perfect example of how Australia has an innovation problem... There's a performance indicator used in the private sector called a KPI. It's quite effective if used correctly. The issue with...
2015/01/16 02:55
2015/01/16 02:55
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The $20 cut to the Medicare rebate for some visits to the doctors may have been dropped but new Health Minister Sussan Levy is warning "some patients" will eventually have to pay more when they see...
2015/01/15 15:20
2015/01/15 15:20
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AUSTRALIA is in the firing line after the release of the US Senate report on the CIA’s torture program. The government is under intense pressure after the country appearing on a list of nations that...
2015/01/15 03:17
2015/01/15 03:17
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SHE’s the pilot and former shearers’ cook who today declared her unique “stamp” on the Health portfolio, as the messenger of good news. Just a few weeks after taking over from Peter Dutton, Sussan...
2015/01/27 01:42
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