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ADVANCED MANUFACTURING NEEDS A STRONG GOVERNMENT PARTNERSHIP- OPINION PIECE 15/08/19

August 15, 2019

From any historical distance you care to choose, we live in by far and away the most remarkable era of human innovation and technological advance humans have hitherto experienced.

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GOVERNMENT BACKING DOWN FROM MANDATORY DEALERSHIP CODE

August 14, 2019

The Government’s faux announcement today about the car retailing sector is nothing more than a reheated statement made in last year’s MYEFO, which simply says they will “consider” reforms.

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BUSINESS CONFIDENCE AND CONDITIONS LOW

August 13, 2019

Business confidence and conditions remain subdued under the Morrison Government, according to the NAB Monthly Business Survey for July 2019, with a decline in business conditions across industries.

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EMPLOYMENT SERVICES SYSTEM A MESS UNDER MORRISON LIBERAL GOVERNMENT

August 09, 2019

Reports that last financial year, more than 120,000 people reliant on welfare had wrongly had their payments cut is more evidence of the problematic employment services system under the Liberal Morrison Government.

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CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY FACES STEEPEST DECLINE IN SIX YEARS

August 08, 2019

The construction industry has faced its steepest decline in six years, under the Morrison Liberal Government.

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ANOTHER MINISTER OUT TO ATTACK UNEMPLOYED AUSTRALIANS

August 07, 2019

The Morrison Government’s attack on unemployed Australians looking for work has continued with another Minister publicly shaming vulnerable Australians.

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