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08/24/2016
Morrison recalls 'Banana Republic' recession as he delivers call to arms on economy - The Sydney Morning Herald


The Sydney Morning Herald

Morrison recalls 'Banana Republic' recession as he delivers call to arms on economy
The Sydney Morning Herald
A generation of Australians has never known a recession or high unemployment but unless hard decisions are taken soon, there is a "terrible risk" complacency could end Australia's 25 consecutive years of economic growth, Treasurer Scott Morrison has ...
Scott Morrison's warning on tax divideThe Australian
Complacency could lead to recession, Scott Morrison warnsThe Australian Financial Review
Scott Morrison to warn of 'earnings problem', advocate for private investment in economic speechABC Online
Bloomberg -Perth Now -Sky News Australia -The Guardian
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08/24/2016
Final nail in Masters hardware coffin - The Australian

The Australian

Final nail in Masters hardware coffin
The Australian
Finally — unbelievably — Woolies chair Gordon Cairns has slammed shut the book on the retailer's disastrous home improvement business Masters. A tripartite deal will net Woolies about $1.5 billion in gross proceeds — not even close to half the cash ...
Competition benefits as Woolies buries $3 billion Masters messThe Australian Financial Review
Fire sale: Masters announces closing dateThe Sydney Morning Herald
Death knell sounds for Masters chainHerald Sun
ABC Online -SBS -The West Australian -NEWS.com.au
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08/24/2016
Bank branches go missing as tap-and-pay apps take off - The Australian

SunLive

Bank branches go missing as tap-and-pay apps take off
The Australian
Banks have shut more than 300 branches in the past year — many in remote areas — as lenders cut costs to offset tough conditions and phone banking takes off. Authorised deposit-taking institutions, including banks, building societies and credit ...
Bank branch closures gather pace as business shifts to appsThe Sydney Morning Herald
Branches pruned as ANZ cuts costsHerald Sun
Opinion: Sharp jolt from banksNew Zealand Herald
SunLive -Scoop.co.nz (press release)
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08/24/2016
Farmers bail out of dairy giant Murray Goulburn - The Australian

The Australian

Farmers bail out of dairy giant Murray Goulburn
The Australian
More than 200 Victorian and Tasmanian farmers who supply Australia's largest dairy processor Murray Goulburn with milk have quit the industry or switched to rival milk companies since the farmer-owned co-operative slashed its farmgate milk price ...
Yet more smoke and mirrors in Murray Goulburn "profit"The Australian Financial Review
Ex-Murray Goulburn managing director pocketed $2m in final 10 months at co-opHerald Sun
Dairy farmers meet with processors, govt9news.com.au
The Sydney Morning Herald -NEWS.com.au -SBS -Agrimoney.com
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08/24/2016
NSW Fair Trading reveals the most complained about businesses in NSW for July - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald

NSW Fair Trading reveals the most complained about businesses in NSW for July
The Sydney Morning Herald
LJ Hooker, Harvey Norman and AirAsia have been revealed as the most complained about NSW businesses in July. Play. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Remaining Time -0:00. Stream TypeLIVE. Loaded: 0%. Progress: 0%. 00:00. Fullscreen.
NSW Fair Trading lifts the lid on most complained about companiesABC Online
How to keep your company off customer complaints registersMuMbrella

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08/24/2016
Transport projects help boost building spend - The Australian

The Sydney Morning Herald

Transport projects help boost building spend
The Australian
Public-sector spending on infrastructure is helping offset the plummeting construction work in the resource sector as major projects are completed. A 10.6 per cent fall in construction activity in the past financial year conceals huge variations, with ...
Construction work falls again, dragged down by big engineering projectsABC Online
Construction slump not a bad omen for jobsNEWS.com.au
Public sector projects to fill mining gapThe Sydney Morning Herald
Business Insider Australia -TheBull.com.au -The Advocate -Reuters
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08/24/2016
Asbestos at Nyrstar smelter puts 700 workers at risk - The Australian

ABC Online

Asbestos at Nyrstar smelter puts 700 workers at risk
The Australian
Up to 700 workers may have been exposed to deadly asbestos fibres after contaminated building materials imported from China were discovered at the site of a $563 million project to upgrade Nyrstar's lead and zinc smelter in South Australia. The ...
Asbestos found in Chinese-made equipment for SA's Port Pirie smelter redevelopmentABC Online
Asbestos found in Nyrstar smelterThe Advertiser
Asbestos alert at NyrstarThe Recorder
Yahoo7 News
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08/24/2016
WiseTech Global proves critics wrong - The Australian

The Australian

WiseTech Global proves critics wrong
The Australian
WiseTech Global's boss, Richard White, says Australian investors are still in the dark when it comes to valuing technology companies and recognising the power of software-as-a-service. “They don't realise how rapidly the world is changing, they are ...
Richard White tips WiseTech's high growth to continue for at least 10 yearsThe Australian Financial Review

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08/22/2016
Uber gets green light to operate in Victoria - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald

Uber gets green light to operate in Victoria
The Sydney Morning Herald
Victorians could soon be slugged a $2 levy on every taxi, Uber or hire car trip under an industry shake-up that has outraged taxpayer and commuter advocates. The levy is part of the state government's plan to legalise ride-sharing services like Uber ...
Taxi driver compensation for Uber is unfair and poorly implementedThe Conversation AU
Presidential candidate Gary Johnson: The government is stifling economic growth in a big wayCNBC
Uber to be legalised in Victoria; passengers to be hit with $2 per trip levyABC Online
Herald Sun -NEWS.com.au -The Guardian -Business Insider Australia
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08/24/2016
Wesfarmers to cut product range to drive efficiency at Coles - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald

Wesfarmers to cut product range to drive efficiency at Coles
The Sydney Morning Herald
​Coles supermarkets will slash its product range by as much as 15 per cent in coming years as owner Wesfarmers drives the efficiency of the business to fund grocery price cuts and safeguard its market share against the expansion of Aldi and a ...
Big change coming to ColesNEWS.com.au
Wesfarmers and Business Council boss Richard Goyder defends BCA against criticsABC Online
Wesfarmers promises return to earnings growth after profit plungeThe Australian Financial Review
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