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Construction Economy

The Tradies Silicosis Epidemic

#Silicosis #Tradies #Construction An epidemic of silicosis is starting to kill young stonemasons. Will this be our generation’s version of the asbestos disaster? References ‘Moment my world came tumbling down’: Silent silicosis epidemic killing young tradies https://www.news.com.au/finance/work/at-work/moment-my-world-came-tumbling-down-silent-silicosis-epidemic-killing-young-tradies/news-story/194eff8d8a3cdb574babc2e92e426fbf

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Economy

Accessing Perth Bullion Safety Deposit Boxes

#Gold #PerthBullion #BuyGold The liquidator has outlined a process for allowing people to recover their safety deposit boxes from the Perth Bullion Company. References Information on Perth Bullion Company https://www.rsm.global/australia/FAQ/Perthbullion

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Construction Economy

Tradies Slowing Down

#Business #Australia #Recession Tradies and small businesses are slowing down as business conditions are worsening. With tradies seen as the canary in the economic coal mine, what does this mean for the economy? References https://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2019-07-26/business-conditions-worsen-for-small-and-medium-enterprises/11346742?pfmredir=sm

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Construction Economy Property Real Estate

First Home Buyers FOMO

#RealEstate #FOMO #Sydney Domain is warning potential first home buyers to hurry into the Sydney market because prices are about to rise due to the positive property sentiment. Given that consumer and business confidence is low, housing prices are declining, we are in a per capita recession and unemployment is trending up, why should we […]

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Budgeting Economy

Rachel’s Top Six Tips for Feeding a Family on a Budget

#Budget #FoodShopping #BigFamily Rachel shares her top six tips for feeding a family of six on a budget. You would be shocked at how much you can save! My top 6 tips for feeding a family on a budget 1 – Buy your meat in bulk = no meal planning. If you cant buy in […]

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Economy

Can the RBA Save the Economy?

RBA #AusPOL #CashRate Can the RBA save the Australian Economy? Does anyone still think they actually can? References ‘Four bullets left’ to save Economy https://www.news.com.au/finance/economy/australian-economy/four-bullets-left-to-save-economy/news-story/f79bd146f7e50b5b7f2c7d3faa84317c China second-quarter GDP growth slows to 27-year low as trade war bites, more stimulus seen https://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-gdp/china-second-quarter-gdp-growth-slows-to-27-year-low-as-trade-war-bites-more-stimulus-seen-idUSKCN1U90P5

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Economy

Australia’s Housing Bubble

#HousingCrash #HousingBubble #Australia Let’s look at some visual graphics showing which countries are currently at the greatest risk of being in a housing bubble and see where Australia sits? References Mapped: The Countries With the Highest Housing Bubble Risks

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Economy

Nissan Cuts 10,000 Jobs

#Nissan #Recession #Manufacturing Nissan has cut globally cut 10,000 jobs. Another sign of global manufacturing slowing down which will have an understandable impact on the Australian economy. References Nissan to Deepen Job Cuts to 10,000 Worldwide, Kyodo Sayshttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-07-23/nissan-to-cut-an-additional-5-200-jobs-globally-kyodo-reports

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Economy

The Public Sector Will Save the Economy

#AusPOL #Recession #Crash 8 out of 10 jobs in the last year were created in the Public Sector. Surely a sign that everything is fine with the economy and that the Public Sector will save us all. References Public sector propping up employment and the economy, analysts say https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-07-23/jobs-growth-dominated-by-public-sector/11334294?section=business

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Economy

Global Manufacturing is Crashing

#Manufacturing #Recession #Crash Global Manufacturing is crashing, with the German sector already in recession. Let’s look at the impact on the Australia economy. References Manufacturing is in retreat, threatening to take the global economy down with it https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-07-21/manufacturing-retreats-threatening-to-take-global-economy-down/11325860?section=business