Public servants are getting a pay freeze. But not everything is as it seems.
Labor is Calling For Migration Increase to help the economy.
John Howard and Malcolm Turnbull issue the same warning about Australian politics.
#Melbourne #Infrastructure #HeiseSays Melbourne’s West Gate project is paying labourers exorbitant wages. I guess Andrew’s government needs to take care of their supporters? References https://www.infrastructureaustralia.gov.au/search-priority-list-map http://westgatetunnelproject.vic.gov.au/about/latest-updates/supporting-the-west-with-funding-for-community-led-ideas Labourers working on Victoria’s West Gate Tunnel raking in $110,000 for 36-hour weeks https://www.couriermail.com.au/lifestyle/labourers-working-on-victorias-west-gate-tunnel-raking-in-110000-for-36hour-weeks/news-story/4c0741984126a2343203f91e48ac23c0?fbclid=IwAR2hlXBDpSC2KUr9eH9qz-DDn8kb6e6j4Qx8iSh9sij7IN3fIrNHvCrWtQU
#CashBan #LNP #AusPOL The Cash Transaction Ban has passed the coalition party room and is now one step closer to becoming law. Still waiting on the release of those treasure submissions… References Coalition MPs raise concerns about new cash transaction rules https://www.smh.com.au/politics/federal/coalition-mps-raise-concerns-about-new-cash-transaction-rules-20190917-p52s9n.html?fbclid=IwAR02PDEBWdJXa7GEgICDa9NWpS2vBPPMxuVNaJjsyh4a6jbo5cDMdrl812
#Stimulus #Economy #Spending With calls for a return to Rudd era direct government stimulus, it is worth looking at the broken window fallacy and asking whether our current housing affordability crisis may be in part to blame on Rudd? Reference Australia’s Uncreative Destruction https://mises.org/library/australias-uncreative-destruction
#China #Economy #Espionage Claims have been made that China was responsible for a recent cyber attack on the Australian Parliament and major political parties. Naturally, because our economy is so dependant on China our leaders were apparently instructed to not raise this issue in public. References Exclusive: Australia concluded China was behind hack on parliament, […]
#Queensland #Bushfire #BinnaBarra People are being instructed to leave Binna Burra due to emergency warnings due to Bushfire. While we need to warn anyone we know who might be at risk it is also worth look at Labors Tree Clearing Laws and their impact on Fire Breaks. References Queensland firefighters battling bushfires in Binna Burra, […]
#CashBan #Australia #Treasury Treasury has received over 4000 submissions against the Cash Ban and the CEC is continuing to spread awareness. https://youtu.be/7U_HdfgwvQM References Unprecedented blowback against cash ban—Treasury swamped with 4,000+ submissions! https://cecaust.com.au/media-releases/unprecedented-blowback-against-cash-ban-treasury-swamped-4000-submissions
#Melbourne #WindorHotel #Planning Approval Victorian Minister for Planning Mr Richard Wynne has refused to extend the planning approval for the Windsor Hotel development. It appears that the Halim group was unable to secure finance for the $330 million dollar project. A sign of the apartment market perhaps? References https://www.theage.com.au/national/victoria/planning-minister-calls-time-on-windsor-hotel-redevelopment-saga-20190809-p52fht.html