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  1. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Pensioner sex worker brings Tony Abbott undone in the wink of an eye

    Posted May 21st 2014, 03:51pm

    ... finances in a mess and said hard decisions had to be made for the good of Australia. “My job is not to curry popularity. My job is to do what’s right for the country,” he said. As well as federal ...

  2. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian PM works to sell harsh budget as ‘pain with a purpose’

    Posted May 13th 2014, 11:10am by Agence France-Presse in Canberra

    ... The Labor party’s finance spokesman Tony Burke said Hockey had a Herculean sales job on his hands. “He’s going to have to sell the budget by making excuses for telling lies,” he Burke said. Hockey ...

  3. Business - Economy - AUSTRALIA

    Australia to lift debt ceiling to US$486b

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 03:00pm by AP

    ... on November 12 for the first time since the government changed. Opposition finance spokesman Tony Burke said Labor wanted to see the latest budget projections before voting on the bill. The opposition ...

  4. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian Labor party appoints 11 women to front bench

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 03:51pm by AFP

    ... minister Tanya Plibersek as his deputy, ex-finance minister Penny Wong as Senate leader and nine other women – a balance he described as “particularly pleasing”. Labor delivered Australia its first ...

  5. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australia's PM-elect Tony Abbott names cabinet with just one woman

    Posted Sep 17th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Canberra Abbott names Cabinet with just one woman Australian Prime Minister-elect Tony Abbott announced his cabinet team to see through the coalition government's first-term pledges yesterday, attracting criticism for including just one female member. Mathias Cormann, 42, was named finance minister and Andrew Robb, 62, was given the trade and investment ...

  6. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Australians lured to residential market by record-low interest rates

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... 31, according to the RP Data-Rismark Home Value Index, with prices up in the six months to August at the fastest pace in three years. Singh, who works in the finance sector, drew a 20 per cent ...

  7. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian PM-elect Tony Abbott clamps down on illegal immigrants

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 04:56pm by AGENCIES

    ... But Abbott's finance spokesman Andrew Robb, who may become trade minister, said Australia's economy and mining sector would receive a boost from the election result. "As of today, the mining ...

  8. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australia’s opposition blunders on internet policy on election eve

    Posted Sep 06th 2013, 02:22pm by Reuters in Canberra

    ... of government. “A strong mandate at the top, especially for a government getting a grip on its own finances, will be welcome and will lift business confidence,” Fairfax’s Australian Financial Review said ...

  9. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian election campaigners clash on spending

    Posted Aug 13th 2013, 04:25pm by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... a fair look at the nation’s finances before an election, confirmed the Rudd government’s A$30 billion (or US$27 billion) budget deficit forecast. “It is D-day for Mr Abbott when it comes ...

  10. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Australia to switch from carbon tax to emissions trading scheme

    Posted Jul 15th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... prices. "There is a substantial impact on the budget of doing this, of course there is, and it is several billion dollars, but we will be financing that in a fiscally responsible way," ...




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