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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Don't eat the wildlife' sign at Darwin creek 'nonsensical' to Kriol speakersSign warning of contamination in Rapid Creek 'nonsensical' to Kriol speakers A
'Don't eat the wildlife' sign at Darwin creek 'nonsensical' to Kriol speakers
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 hours ago
Sign warning of contamination in Rapid Creek 'nonsensical' to Kriol speakers A Northern Territory Government sign warning people not to eat wildlife at a Darwin creek has been mistranslated into Kriol making it nonsensical, fluent speakers of the... Read more
19h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
System has 'failed' Rosie Ann Fulton, carer sayswinding up in jail even though it was far more expensive than justice reinvestm
System has 'failed' Rosie Ann Fulton, carer says
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 hours ago
winding up in jail even though it was far more expensive than justice reinvestment and effective welfare models. "The Northern Territory Government and other governments such as WA have resorted to prisons as the answer and they've been... Read more
1d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Darwin Mayor sparks debate over firework use on NT Daymore than 100 grass fires. Ms Fong Lim said the cost to the Darwin council was
Darwin Mayor sparks debate over firework use on NT Day
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
more than 100 grass fires. Ms Fong Lim said the cost to the Darwin council was too high, and that it was time for the Northern Territory Government to change its long-held policy. Deputy Chief Minister Peter Styles said he could not disagree... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Super high-speed Bentley in Northern Territory drives foul of advertising standardsshoulders." Bentley told the Advertising Standards Bureau that it would remove
Super high-speed Bentley in Northern Territory drives foul of advertising standards
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
shoulders." Bentley told the Advertising Standards Bureau that it would remove the ad from its YouTube channel. The car maker said the Northern Territory government had helped in closing a section of the Stuart Highway for the filming of... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Super high-speed Bentley in Northern Territory drives foul of advertising standardsshoulders." Bentley told the Advertising Standards Bureau that it would remove
Super high-speed Bentley in Northern Territory drives foul of advertising standards
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
shoulders." Bentley told the Advertising Standards Bureau that it would remove the ad from its YouTube channel. The car maker said the Northern Territory government had helped in closing a section of the Stuart Highway for the filming of... Read more
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The Young Witness
Super high-speed Bentley in Northern Territory drives foul of advertising standardsshoulders." Bentley told the Advertising Standards Bureau that it would remove
Super high-speed Bentley in Northern Territory drives foul of advertising standards
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
shoulders." Bentley told the Advertising Standards Bureau that it would remove the ad from its YouTube channel. The car maker said the Northern Territory government had helped in closing a section of the Stuart Highway for the filming of... Read more
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1d
Western Advocate
Super high-speed Bentley in Northern Territory drives foul of advertising standardsshoulders." Bentley told the Advertising Standards Bureau that it would remove
Super high-speed Bentley in Northern Territory drives foul of advertising standards
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
shoulders." Bentley told the Advertising Standards Bureau that it would remove the ad from its YouTube channel. The car maker said the Northern Territory government had helped in closing a section of the Stuart Highway for the filming of... Read more
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1d
Daily Liberal
Super high-speed Bentley in Northern Territory drives foul of advertising standardsshoulders." Bentley told the Advertising Standards Bureau that it would remove
Super high-speed Bentley in Northern Territory drives foul of advertising standards
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
shoulders." Bentley told the Advertising Standards Bureau that it would remove the ad from its YouTube channel. The car maker said the Northern Territory government had helped in closing a section of the Stuart Highway for the filming of... Read more
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1d
Sydney Morning Herald
Super high-speed Bentley in Northern Territory drives foul of advertising standardsshoulders." Bentley told the Advertising Standards Bureau that it would remove
Super high-speed Bentley in Northern Territory drives foul of advertising standards
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
shoulders." Bentley told the Advertising Standards Bureau that it would remove the ad from its YouTube channel. The car maker said the Northern Territory government had helped in closing a section of the Stuart Highway for the filming of... Read more
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1d
Perth Now
Griggs 'absolutely' hurt by CLP scandalsMarginal coalition MP Natasha Griggs says she has "absolutely" been affected by
Griggs 'absolutely' hurt by CLP scandals
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
Marginal coalition MP Natasha Griggs says she has "absolutely" been affected by her Northern Territory government counterparts' ongoing scandals. The NT's CLP government has lost two ministers following personal scandals, most recently the sports... Read more
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Weekly Times
Griggs 'absolutely' hurt by CLP scandalsMarginal coalition MP Natasha Griggs says she has "absolutely" been affected by
Griggs 'absolutely' hurt by CLP scandals
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
Marginal coalition MP Natasha Griggs says she has "absolutely" been affected by her Northern Territory government counterparts' ongoing scandals. The NT's CLP government has lost two ministers following personal scandals, most recently the sports... Read more
2d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Firefighter's cancer compo win lifts hopes for othersFiskville training facility was likely to have caused cancer, confirming what m
Firefighter's cancer compo win lifts hopes for others
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Fiskville training facility was likely to have caused cancer, confirming what many firefighters suspected for decades. The Northern Territory Government last year passed long-awaited legislation amendments that will give compensation to... Read more
2d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Plans to revive high-grade magensite project in the NTacidic, or where there's contaminated sites because [CCM] entraps metals. "So
Plans to revive high-grade magensite project in the NT
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
acidic, or where there's contaminated sites because [CCM] entraps metals. "So one of the things we've been talking to the Northern Territory Government about is, given this deposit's proximity to the historic Rum Jungle uranium mine site, we could... Read more
3d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Approval to plant Northern Territory poppiesto plant nearly 100 hectares in the Northern Territory Poppy company TPI Enter
Approval to plant Northern Territory poppies
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
to plant nearly 100 hectares in the Northern Territory Poppy company TPI Enterprises has received approval from the Northern Territory Government to plant a commercial crop near Katherine this year. TPI harvested the Territory's first... Read more
6d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Expansion plans for desert hay farm as NT pastoralists explore what lies beneatharea — a region that spans 24,000 square kilometres and includes two big aquife
Expansion plans for desert hay farm as NT pastoralists explore what lies beneath
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
area — a region that spans 24,000 square kilometres and includes two big aquifers and other smaller aquifers. The Northern Territory Government is currently considering several water license applications for irrigated agriculture,... Read more
7d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
War hero Matthias Ulungura honoured with statueof Australia during the attempted Japanese invasion ... this was the beginning
War hero Matthias Ulungura honoured with statue
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
of Australia during the attempted Japanese invasion ... this was the beginning of the battle on Australian land." The Northern Territory Government said it hoped the life-sized bronze statue would bring more awareness to the contribution of... Read more
7d
Sky News Australia
Statue to honour Tiwi Warrior in NTtime. We thought it was lies but now we believe him.' Beyond the Tiwi Islands,
Statue to honour Tiwi Warrior in NT
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 days ago
time. We thought it was lies but now we believe him.' Beyond the Tiwi Islands, Ulungura's story has barely been told. The Northern Territory Government is attempting to change that. It has unveiled a statue of the Tiwi warrior at Nguiu on... Read more
10d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Kenbi land claim: Emotions run high ahead of hand backand on beaches will continue subject to existing sacred site restrictions and o
Kenbi land claim: Emotions run high ahead of hand back
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
and on beaches will continue subject to existing sacred site restrictions and other conditions, the Government said. "The use of existing roads managed by the Northern Territory Government will be preserved." More stories from Northern Ter... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Kenbi Land Claim: Emotions run high ahead of hand backand on beaches will continue subject to existing sacred site restrictions and o
Kenbi Land Claim: Emotions run high ahead of hand back
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
and on beaches will continue subject to existing sacred site restrictions and other conditions, the Government said. "The use of existing roads managed by the Northern Territory Government will be preserved." More stories from Northern Ter... Read more
12d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NT exporting English to East Timor as investment in futurewill keep going," she said. "English teaching in Timor-Leste has always been a
NT exporting English to East Timor as investment in future
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
will keep going," she said. "English teaching in Timor-Leste has always been a fraught thing between the Australian and Timor-Leste governments. "Congratulations to the Northern Territory government for getting it in there without a fuss," she s... Read more
12d
Sky News Australia
NT schools helping East Timorese studentsstudents have just graduated from the certificate one course in spoken and writ
NT schools helping East Timorese students
Sky News Australia / Posted 12 days ago
students have just graduated from the certificate one course in spoken and written English. The program, sponsored by the Northern Territory Government, has seen enrolments at the school skyrocket. Student Joao Da Costa said they were hoping the... Read more
13d
Motorsport.com
V8 Supercars announces night racing returnto Hidden Valley in Darwin. The category’s search for a suitable venue to race
V8 Supercars announces night racing return
Motorsport.com / Posted 13 days ago
to Hidden Valley in Darwin. The category’s search for a suitable venue to race under lights at appears to be over, the Northern Territory government agreeing to a deal to install a fighting system at the Hidden Valley circuit ahead of the 2018... Read more
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14d
FOXSPORTS.com.au
AFL women’s league: Adelaide assured new team won’t become financial burdenfunds to further strengthen the competition with corporate sponsors and governm
AFL women’s league: Adelaide assured new team won’t become financial burden
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
funds to further strengthen the competition with corporate sponsors and government support. The State Government and the Northern Territory government — the Crows will have access to female talent from both SA and NT — have cast their support... Read more
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14d
Daily Telegraph
Women’s team won’t be financial burdenfunds to further strengthen the competition with corporate sponsors and governm
Women’s team won’t be financial burden
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
funds to further strengthen the competition with corporate sponsors and government support. The State Government and the Northern Territory government — the Crows will have access to female talent from both SA and NT — have cast their support... Read more
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14d
Adelaide Now
Women’s team won’t be financial burdenfunds to further strengthen the competition with corporate sponsors and governm
Women’s team won’t be financial burden
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 days ago
funds to further strengthen the competition with corporate sponsors and government support. The State Government and the Northern Territory government — the Crows will have access to female talent from both SA and NT — have cast their support... Read more
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14d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Amateur Fishermen's Association concerned over Cox Peninsula accessthe current intertidal zone and beach access, but improved access "in a couple
Amateur Fishermen's Association concerned over Cox Peninsula access
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
the current intertidal zone and beach access, but improved access "in a couple of areas". "I have been advised by the Northern Territory Government that formal approval processes to ratify the Open Area Declaration Map are underway," he... Read more
14d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fears Darwin bores could run dry as short wet seasons take tolltake toll Authorities fear that nearly a quarter of water bores in Darwin's ru
Fears Darwin bores could run dry as short wet seasons take toll
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
take toll Authorities fear that nearly a quarter of water bores in Darwin's rural area could run dry by October. The Northern Territory Government has assessed ground water levels, comparing them with registered rural bores of varying... Read more
14d
News.com.au
Ongoing Barrett scandal damaging CLP: MPThe Northern Territory government loses votes every time a sex scandal involvin
Ongoing Barrett scandal damaging CLP: MP
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
The Northern Territory government loses votes every time a sex scandal involving one of its members gets an airing, an independent MP warns. Lawyers for Nathan Barrett argue the online communications between him and a woman prove they were engaged... Read more
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Perth Now
Ongoing Barrett scandal damaging CLP: MP The Northern Territory government loses votes every time a sex scandal involv
Ongoing Barrett scandal damaging CLP: MP
Perth Now / Posted 14 days ago
The Northern Territory government loses votes every time a sex scandal involving one of its members gets an airing, an independent MP warns. Lawyers for Nathan Barrett argue the online communications between... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Ongoing Barrett scandal damaging CLP: MPThe Northern Territory government loses votes every time a sex scandal involvin
Ongoing Barrett scandal damaging CLP: MP
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
The Northern Territory government loses votes every time a sex scandal involving one of its members gets an airing, an independent MP warns. Lawyers for Nathan Barrett argue the online communications between him and a woman prove they were engaged... Read more
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17d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Travel agent admits defrauding government schemeSaffron Russell admits defrauding government scheme A travel agent has escaped
Travel agent admits defrauding government scheme
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
Saffron Russell admits defrauding government scheme A travel agent has escaped jail after pleading guilty to defrauding a Northern Territory government travel subsidy scheme of more than $22,000. The court heard Saffron Josie Russell was the... Read more
17d
Business Wire
Intertek to Provide Inspection Services to the Jemena Northern Gas Pipeline Developmentcompany with a proven track record in developing and operating major Australian
Intertek to Provide Inspection Services to the Jemena Northern Gas Pipeline Development
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
company with a proven track record in developing and operating major Australian energy supply assets, was chosen by the Northern Territory Government to build and operate the North East Gas Interconnector, now known as the NGP. The 623 km... Read more
21d
WA Today
Tom Waterhouse suffers blow as NT bans in-play bettinghas suffered a blow in his bid to offer instant online betting on live sports v
Tom Waterhouse suffers blow as NT bans in-play betting
WA Today / Posted 21 days ago
has suffered a blow in his bid to offer instant online betting on live sports via a "click to call" service after the Northern Territory government told bookmakers they must stop offering the service within 28 days. A letter sent on Friday by... Read more
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The Age
Tom Waterhouse suffers blow as NT bans in-play bettinghas suffered a blow in his bid to offer instant online betting on live sports v
Tom Waterhouse suffers blow as NT bans in-play betting
The Age / Posted 21 days ago
has suffered a blow in his bid to offer instant online betting on live sports via a "click to call" service after the Northern Territory government told bookmakers they must stop offering the service within 28 days. A letter sent on Friday by... Read more
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21d
Canberra Times
Tom Waterhouse suffers blow as NT bans in-play bettinghas suffered a blow in his bid to offer instant online betting on live sports v
Tom Waterhouse suffers blow as NT bans in-play betting
Canberra Times / Posted 21 days ago
has suffered a blow in his bid to offer instant online betting on live sports via a "click to call" service after the Northern Territory government told bookmakers they must stop offering the service within 28 days. A letter sent on Friday by... Read more
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21d
Brisbane Times
Tom Waterhouse suffers blow as NT bans in-play bettinghas suffered a blow in his bid to offer instant online betting on live sports v
Tom Waterhouse suffers blow as NT bans in-play betting
Brisbane Times / Posted 21 days ago
has suffered a blow in his bid to offer instant online betting on live sports via a "click to call" service after the Northern Territory government told bookmakers they must stop offering the service within 28 days. A letter sent on Friday by... Read more
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21d
Sydney Morning Herald
Tom Waterhouse suffers blow as NT bans in-play bettinghas suffered a blow in his bid to offer instant online betting on live sports v
Tom Waterhouse suffers blow as NT bans in-play betting
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
has suffered a blow in his bid to offer instant online betting on live sports via a "click to call" service after the Northern Territory government told bookmakers they must stop offering the service within 28 days. A letter sent on Friday by... Read more
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23d
Herald Sun
NT govt at odds with Darwin smoking banA smoking ban in downtown Darwin could drive out small businesses, the Northern
NT govt at odds with Darwin smoking ban
Herald Sun / Posted 23 days ago
A smoking ban in downtown Darwin could drive out small businesses, the Northern Territory government says, as it moves to sidestep such a ban imposed by the city's council. Business Minister Peter Styles said the Director-General of Licensing was in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
NT govt at odds with Darwin smoking banA smoking ban in downtown Darwin could drive out small businesses, the Northern
NT govt at odds with Darwin smoking ban
Adelaide Now / Posted 23 days ago
A smoking ban in downtown Darwin could drive out small businesses, the Northern Territory government says, as it moves to sidestep such a ban imposed by the city's council. Business Minister Peter Styles said the Director-General of Licensing was in... Read more
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23d
News.com.au
NT Govt sidesteps smoking banThe Northern Territory government has moved to circumvent a smoking ban imposed
NT Govt sidesteps smoking ban
News.com.au / Posted 23 days ago
The Northern Territory government has moved to circumvent a smoking ban imposed by Darwin Council, saying it could drive businesses out of the CBD. Business Minister Peter Styles said the Director-General of Licensing will remove a clause from NT... Read more
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Perth Now
NT Govt sidesteps smoking banThe Northern Territory government has moved to circumvent a smoking ban imposed
NT Govt sidesteps smoking ban
Perth Now / Posted 23 days ago
The Northern Territory government has moved to circumvent a smoking ban imposed by Darwin Council, saying it could drive businesses out of the CBD. Business Minister Peter Styles said the Director-General of Licensing will remove a clause from NT... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NT Govt sidesteps smoking banThe Northern Territory government has moved to circumvent a smoking ban imposed
NT Govt sidesteps smoking ban
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 days ago
The Northern Territory government has moved to circumvent a smoking ban imposed by Darwin Council, saying it could drive businesses out of the CBD. Business Minister Peter Styles said the Director-General of Licensing will remove a clause from NT... Read more
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Weekly Times
NT Govt sidesteps smoking banThe Northern Territory government has moved to circumvent a smoking ban imposed
NT Govt sidesteps smoking ban
Weekly Times / Posted 23 days ago
The Northern Territory government has moved to circumvent a smoking ban imposed by Darwin Council, saying it could drive businesses out of the CBD. Business Minister Peter Styles said the Director-General of Licensing will remove a clause from NT... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Understanding and communicating riskasked about the wisdom of allowing their recovery. Recognising the value of cr
Understanding and communicating risk
Otago Daily Times / Posted 25 days ago
asked about the wisdom of allowing their recovery. Recognising the value of crocodiles to people and ecosystem health, the Northern Territory government changed tack. Crocs became tourism icons, their eggs and skins were harvested sustainably to... Read more
27d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'External' pressure to paint over West Papuan flag mural in Darwin CBDConsul in Darwin, Andre Siregar, said while he had not been in contact with the
'External' pressure to paint over West Papuan flag mural in Darwin CBD
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 27 days ago
Consul in Darwin, Andre Siregar, said while he had not been in contact with the wall's owner, he had written to the Northern Territory Government in August 2015 to register his opposition to the depiction of the West Papuan flag. Mr Siregar... Read more
29d
News.com.au
Australians don’t like to be labelled racist. So we suggest you DON’T read this interviewaway from his Aboriginality for political reasons’. The comments follow a mont
Australians don’t like to be labelled racist. So we suggest you DON’T read this interview
News.com.au / Posted 29 days ago
away from his Aboriginality for political reasons’. The comments follow a months-long brawl over the 99-year lease by the Northern Territory Government to the Chinese company. While he’s faced opposition from Australian business and the Northern... Read more
29d
CIO
Treasury to push expenses and travel management platform to rest of governmentagency to migrate to Expense8. Other government customers include NSW Departmen
Treasury to push expenses and travel management platform to rest of government
CIO / Posted 29 days ago
agency to migrate to Expense8. Other government customers include NSW Department of Education, NSW Police, the whole of Northern Territory Government, and Transport NSW. 'Choppergate' challenge A travel expenses scandal instigated the... Read more
30d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Scullion backtracks crocodile trophy-kill commentstoday Senator Scullion told media that "the federal Minister for the Environmen
Scullion backtracks crocodile trophy-kill comments
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
today Senator Scullion told media that "the federal Minister for the Environment [Greg Hunt] has made an offer to the Northern Territory Government and they're finalising the deal around that offer". "An offer, I understand, has been made in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Remembering the bombing of Milingimbithe beachfront and throw flowers in the water ... in memory of their dad who ju
Remembering the bombing of Milingimbi
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted a month ago
the beachfront and throw flowers in the water ... in memory of their dad who just didn't get back to Australia." Now the Northern Territory Government has given a $142,000 grant, which the Chief Minister Adam Giles said was to help the community... Read more
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iTWire
Federal Treasury migrates to Expense8 SaaS travel and expense managementto plan and book business trips; and reconcile travel and corporate expenses.
Federal Treasury migrates to Expense8 SaaS travel and expense management
iTWire / Posted 1 months ago
to plan and book business trips; and reconcile travel and corporate expenses. Expense8 government customers include Federal Department of Finance, NSW Department of Education, NSW Police, whole of Northern Territory Government, and Transpo... Read more
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