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Australia's stimulus not as big as thought

Australia's stimulus not as big as thought

The Morrison government's much boasted-about $320 billion stimulus package to steer the economy through the coronavirus pandemic just got that much smaller, r. [...] Read full article: Australia's stimulus not as big as thoug...→

Australia's stimulus not as big as thought

Australia's stimulus not as big as thought

The Morrison government's much boasted-about $320 billion stimulus package to steer the economy through the coronavirus pandemic just got that much smaller, r. [...] Read full article: Australia's stimulus not as big as thoug...→

'I want to take her on': Pauline Hanson to start legal proceeding against Qld government | Sky News Australia

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has called for affected Queensland businesses to join her to "start proceedings against the state government" labelling the Pr [...] Read full article: 'I want to take her on': Pauline Hanson ...→

US government ‘overreacted’ to COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

As the US continue to grapple the COVID-19 outbreak, there is “zero evidence that these draconian shutdown order have really made any difference" according to [...] Read full article: US government ‘overreacted’ to COVID-19 ...→

Queensland government to bid for Virgin Australia airline

Queensland government to bid for Virgin Australia airline

In his first act as Treasurer, Cameron Dick has appointed a government-owned investment company to "facilitate and manage the state’s bid for Virgin airlines". Read full article: Queensland government to bid for Virgin ...→

Frydenberg rules out increasing taxes to repay $320bn in stimulus measures | Sky News Australia

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has ruled out increasing taxes to repay the $320 billion in stimulus measures. “The proven path for paying back debt is not through h [...] Read full article: Frydenberg rules out increasing taxes to...→

Labor 'never called upon the government to turn a wage subsidy into a wage multiplier' | Sky News Australia

Shadow Industrial Relations Minister Tony Burke says the government’s wage subsidy scheme was necessary because “it is a way of preserving the relationship bet [...] Read full article: Labor 'never called upon the government ...→

Government announcements 'incredibly disappointing' | Sky News Australia

CEO of the Australian Hotels Associations Stephen Ferguson says he is “incredibly disappointed” with the government’s announcement as “there was no mention of [...] Read full article: Government announcements 'incredibly dis...→

More than two-thirds of Australians to be dependendent on government money: IPA | Sky News Australia

The IPA's Daniel Wild says every day lockdown restrictions remain in place the more Australians are moving from small business owners into being "unemployed wo [...] Read full article: More than two-thirds of Australians to b...→

Scott Morrison contacts G20 leaders pushing deadly COVID-19 investigation | Sky News Australia

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he has written to all G20 leaders this week proposing a "proper assessment and review" of the origins of COVID-19 in China b [...] Read full article: Scott Morrison contacts G20 leaders push...→

It's time to 'curb the cost' of the stimulus measures | Sky News Australia

The Australian's Adam Creighton says"it is time now to think about curbing the cost" of the government's stimulus measures announced at the height of the coron [...] Read full article: It's time to 'curb the cost' of the stim...→

The government 'doesn't need to be in every corner of my life': Barnaby Joyce | Sky News Australia

Former Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce says he has every right to tell the government "I don't want that incremental increase of your involvement in my lif [...] Read full article: The government 'doesn't need to be in ev...→

SA government reopens Asia freight route | Sky News Australia

The first of two unused passenger planes carrying more than 40 tonnes of fresh produce from Adelaide is set to leave South Australia on May 6 for Singapore. Th [...] Read full article: SA government reopens Asia freight route...→

JobKeeper can't be 'yanked away by the government' | Sky News Australia

Labor frontbencher Kristina Keneally says the "economic crisis" being faced in Australia means the government's policy response can't be one which "simply yank [...] Read full article: JobKeeper can't be 'yanked away by the g...→

'Claim of big budget boost' due to immigration boom 'is entirely wrong' | Sky News Australia

Former Reserve Bank chief economist Andrew Stone has spoken with Sky News host Peta Credlin of the impacts migration can have on the federal budget and the Aus [...] Read full article: 'Claim of big budget boost' due to immig...→

Qld government could join consortium to purchase Virgin Australia | Sky News Australia

The West Australian Aviation Editor Geoffrey Thomas says he sees the Queensland government “marrying themselves” to another major bidder for Virgin Australia a [...] Read full article: Qld government could join consortium to ...→

'Serious contender': Queensland government to bid for Virgin Australia as race tightens

'Serious contender': Queensland government to bid for Virgin Australia as race tightens

The Queensland government has formally entered the race to buy Virgin Australia with a bid to relaunch the collapsed airline and keep it headquartered in Brisb [...] Read full article: 'Serious contender': Queensland governme...→

Government 'disappointed' China gave no notice for export suspension | Sky News Australia

Trade Minister Simon Birmingham says it is “disappointing” China did not give any notice it would suspend some beef exports from Australia before it came into [...] Read full article: Government 'disappointed' China gave no ...→

Government roadmap a 'great start' to recovery for tourism industry | Sky News Australia

Tourism and Transport Forum CEO Margy Osmond says the government’s roadmap to reopening is a “great start, but obviously what we now need is dates and we need [...] Read full article: Government roadmap a 'great start' to re...→

Coronavirus updates: Scott Morrison reveals how Australia will come out of lockdown

Coronavirus updates: Scott Morrison reveals how Australia will come out of lockdown

Coronavirus restrictions will dominate a crucial meeting of federal and state leaders as Australia maps the road out of the pandemic. National cabinet today to [...] Read full article: Coronavirus updates: Scott Morrison reve...→

Job security 'the big worry' for Aussies right now | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Paul Murray says Australians "are not concerned about getting the virus," instead "the big worry" for the populace relates to job security. A rep [...] Read full article: Job security 'the big worry' for Aussies...→

Vic State government antics indicative of a 'flawed political system' | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Chris Smith says the political hypocrisy and shunting of responsibility in the state of Victoria demonstrates Australia “definitely has one layer [...] Read full article: Vic State government antics indicative o...→

Temporary visa holders stranded in India write to PM Scott Morrison to allow them to return to Australia - Indian News Queensland

Temporary visa holders stranded in India write to PM Scott Morrison to allow them to return to Australia - Indian News Queensland

A group of 200 skilled visa holders and international students from India have written a letter to Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison appealing to him to [...] Read full article: Temporary visa holders stranded in India...→

States need to allow Morrison to get Australia moving again

States need to allow Morrison to get Australia moving again

For the first time in decades, Australia faces real hardship. To get through it, we can’t afford the indulgent thinking that’s held us back in the past. Read full article: States need to allow Morrison to get Aus...→

Morrison 'works harder than anybody else' | Sky News Australia

Australia's new ambassador to the United States Arthur Sinodinos says Prime Minister Scott Morrison works “harder than anybody else” as he continues to push fo [...] Read full article: Morrison 'works harder than anybody else...→

Government still in frame for Virgin Australia survival plans

Government still in frame for Virgin Australia survival plans

Virgin Australia's administrators have told creditors that federal and state governments are critical to the collapsed airline's revival plans. Read full article: Government still in frame for Virgin Aus...→

More than half of government stimulus being saved

More than half of government stimulus being saved

More than 70 per cent of older people have added the stimulus payment to their savings or not spent the money. Read full article: More than half of government stimulus be...→

Party donors win big from government roadmap to more fossil fuel use

The government's energy plan involves gas and discredited carbon capture and storage -- which will benefit some of its major donors. Read full article: Party donors win big from government roa...→

Government called on to extend childcare support scheme | Sky News Australia

Shadow Early Childhood Education Minister Amanda Rishworth is calling on the government to “rethink” pulling back on its childcare support scheme. The governme [...] Read full article: Government called on to extend childcare...→

Government know the true economic damage of COVID-19 but ‘are not telling us’: Albanese | Sky News Australia

Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese says Treasurer Josh Frydenberg’s economic update amid the coronavirus crisis in parliament on Tuesday was a “Seinfeld statem [...] Read full article: Government know the true economic damage...→

'Chaos and confusion' reigns supreme in the Palaszczuk government | Sky News Australia

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk should have shown real leadership and sacked Jackie Trad from the frontbench once the first corruption scandal emerged [...] Read full article: 'Chaos and confusion' reigns supreme in ...→

'There will be outbreaks': Morrison warns Australia as economy reopens

'There will be outbreaks': Morrison warns Australia as economy reopens

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has warned Australia there will be more outbreaks of COVID-19 as the nation emerges from shutdown. Read full article: 'There will be outbreaks': Morrison warn...→

Government to review restrictions on elective surgeries | Sky News Australia

The government will next week review which surgeries and medical procedures will be allowed to restart in hospitals. Elective surgeries are currently operating [...] Read full article: Government to review restrictions on ele...→

Government-funded charities to 'stamp on' escalating domestic violence threat | Sky News Australia

Social Services Minister Anne Ruston says the domestic violence package announced by the government will make sure Australia is prepared for an “escalation” in [...] Read full article: Government-funded charities to 'stamp on...→

The Queen and Prime Minister Morrison discuss Australia's coronavirus response | Sky News Australia

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has reportedly had a phone conversation with the Queen on Tuesday evening (local time) where they discussed the Australian respon [...] Read full article: The Queen and Prime Minister Morrison di...→

Government releases draft privacy bill for COVIDSafe app | Sky News Australia

The government has released draft legislation to reinforce the privacy of more than four million Australians using the COVIDSafe app. The bill, to be introduce [...] Read full article: Government releases draft privacy bill f...→

‘Big things are coming’ with easing of lockdown restrictions | Sky News Australia

Although certain lockdown restrictions are expected to be lifted across the nation by Friday, there are some members of the National Cabinet who “want to kick [...] Read full article: ‘Big things are coming’ with easing of l...→

Victorian government indicates pubs could open in July | Sky News Australia

The Victorian government has indicated venues could reopen for business in July. A task force made up of major pub owners, community clubs and Crown casino has [...] Read full article: Victorian government indicates pubs coul...→

Scott Morrison 'oversold' the COVIDSafe app | Sky News Australia

Centre Alliance Senator Rex Patrick says the COVIDSafe app has been “oversold” by the government. Using Bluetooth, the app traces prolonged contact of other us [...] Read full article: Scott Morrison 'oversold' the COVIDSafe ...→

Morrison gives Aussies coronavirus lockdown 'early mark' | Sky News Australia

The Coalition will fast-track the easing of radical coronavirus restrictions after facing mounting pressure from industry leaders to set Australians free from [...] Read full article: Morrison gives Aussies coronavirus lockd...→

Party donors win big from government roadmap to more fossil fuel use

The government's energy plan involves gas and discredited carbon capture and storage -- which will benefit some of its major donors. Read full article: Party donors win big from government roa...→

'Claim of big budget boost' due to immigration boom 'is entirely wrong' | Sky News Australia

Former Reserve Bank chief economist Andrew Stone has spoken with Sky News host Peta Credlin of the impacts migration can have on the federal budget and the Aus [...] Read full article: 'Claim of big budget boost' due to immig...→

US government ‘overreacted’ to COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

As the US continue to grapple the COVID-19 outbreak, there is “zero evidence that these draconian shutdown order have really made any difference" according to [...] Read full article: US government ‘overreacted’ to COVID-19 ...→

'Serious contender': Queensland government to bid for Virgin Australia as race tightens

'Serious contender': Queensland government to bid for Virgin Australia as race tightens

The Queensland government has formally entered the race to buy Virgin Australia with a bid to relaunch the collapsed airline and keep it headquartered in Brisb [...] Read full article: 'Serious contender': Queensland governme...→

Frydenberg rules out increasing taxes to repay $320bn in stimulus measures | Sky News Australia

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has ruled out increasing taxes to repay the $320 billion in stimulus measures. “The proven path for paying back debt is not through h [...] Read full article: Frydenberg rules out increasing taxes to...→

'Chaos and confusion' reigns supreme in the Palaszczuk government | Sky News Australia

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk should have shown real leadership and sacked Jackie Trad from the frontbench once the first corruption scandal emerged [...] Read full article: 'Chaos and confusion' reigns supreme in ...→

Government roadmap a 'great start' to recovery for tourism industry | Sky News Australia

Tourism and Transport Forum CEO Margy Osmond says the government’s roadmap to reopening is a “great start, but obviously what we now need is dates and we need [...] Read full article: Government roadmap a 'great start' to re...→

Government announcements 'incredibly disappointing' | Sky News Australia

CEO of the Australian Hotels Associations Stephen Ferguson says he is “incredibly disappointed” with the government’s announcement as “there was no mention of [...] Read full article: Government announcements 'incredibly dis...→

Government to review restrictions on elective surgeries | Sky News Australia

The government will next week review which surgeries and medical procedures will be allowed to restart in hospitals. Elective surgeries are currently operating [...] Read full article: Government to review restrictions on ele...→

Job security 'the big worry' for Aussies right now | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Paul Murray says Australians "are not concerned about getting the virus," instead "the big worry" for the populace relates to job security. A rep [...] Read full article: Job security 'the big worry' for Aussies...→

More than two-thirds of Australians to be dependendent on government money: IPA | Sky News Australia

The IPA's Daniel Wild says every day lockdown restrictions remain in place the more Australians are moving from small business owners into being "unemployed wo [...] Read full article: More than two-thirds of Australians to b...→

The Queen and Prime Minister Morrison discuss Australia's coronavirus response | Sky News Australia

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has reportedly had a phone conversation with the Queen on Tuesday evening (local time) where they discussed the Australian respon [...] Read full article: The Queen and Prime Minister Morrison di...→

Temporary visa holders stranded in India write to PM Scott Morrison to allow them to return to Australia - Indian News Queensland

Temporary visa holders stranded in India write to PM Scott Morrison to allow them to return to Australia - Indian News Queensland

A group of 200 skilled visa holders and international students from India have written a letter to Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison appealing to him to [...] Read full article: Temporary visa holders stranded in India...→

It's time to 'curb the cost' of the stimulus measures | Sky News Australia

The Australian's Adam Creighton says"it is time now to think about curbing the cost" of the government's stimulus measures announced at the height of the coron [...] Read full article: It's time to 'curb the cost' of the stim...→

‘Big things are coming’ with easing of lockdown restrictions | Sky News Australia

Although certain lockdown restrictions are expected to be lifted across the nation by Friday, there are some members of the National Cabinet who “want to kick [...] Read full article: ‘Big things are coming’ with easing of l...→

Morrison 'works harder than anybody else' | Sky News Australia

Australia's new ambassador to the United States Arthur Sinodinos says Prime Minister Scott Morrison works “harder than anybody else” as he continues to push fo [...] Read full article: Morrison 'works harder than anybody else...→

The government 'doesn't need to be in every corner of my life': Barnaby Joyce | Sky News Australia

Former Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce says he has every right to tell the government "I don't want that incremental increase of your involvement in my lif [...] Read full article: The government 'doesn't need to be in ev...→

Scott Morrison 'oversold' the COVIDSafe app | Sky News Australia

Centre Alliance Senator Rex Patrick says the COVIDSafe app has been “oversold” by the government. Using Bluetooth, the app traces prolonged contact of other us [...] Read full article: Scott Morrison 'oversold' the COVIDSafe ...→

More than half of government stimulus being saved

More than half of government stimulus being saved

More than 70 per cent of older people have added the stimulus payment to their savings or not spent the money. Read full article: More than half of government stimulus be...→

SA government reopens Asia freight route | Sky News Australia

The first of two unused passenger planes carrying more than 40 tonnes of fresh produce from Adelaide is set to leave South Australia on May 6 for Singapore. Th [...] Read full article: SA government reopens Asia freight route...→

JobKeeper can't be 'yanked away by the government' | Sky News Australia

Labor frontbencher Kristina Keneally says the "economic crisis" being faced in Australia means the government's policy response can't be one which "simply yank [...] Read full article: JobKeeper can't be 'yanked away by the g...→

'I want to take her on': Pauline Hanson to start legal proceeding against Qld government | Sky News Australia

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has called for affected Queensland businesses to join her to "start proceedings against the state government" labelling the Pr [...] Read full article: 'I want to take her on': Pauline Hanson ...→

Government called on to extend childcare support scheme | Sky News Australia

Shadow Early Childhood Education Minister Amanda Rishworth is calling on the government to “rethink” pulling back on its childcare support scheme. The governme [...] Read full article: Government called on to extend childcare...→

Qld government could join consortium to purchase Virgin Australia | Sky News Australia

The West Australian Aviation Editor Geoffrey Thomas says he sees the Queensland government “marrying themselves” to another major bidder for Virgin Australia a [...] Read full article: Qld government could join consortium to ...→

Queensland government to bid for Virgin Australia airline

Queensland government to bid for Virgin Australia airline

In his first act as Treasurer, Cameron Dick has appointed a government-owned investment company to "facilitate and manage the state’s bid for Virgin airlines". Read full article: Queensland government to bid for Virgin ...→

Government know the true economic damage of COVID-19 but ‘are not telling us’: Albanese | Sky News Australia

Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese says Treasurer Josh Frydenberg’s economic update amid the coronavirus crisis in parliament on Tuesday was a “Seinfeld statem [...] Read full article: Government know the true economic damage...→

Government 'disappointed' China gave no notice for export suspension | Sky News Australia

Trade Minister Simon Birmingham says it is “disappointing” China did not give any notice it would suspend some beef exports from Australia before it came into [...] Read full article: Government 'disappointed' China gave no ...→

Labor 'never called upon the government to turn a wage subsidy into a wage multiplier' | Sky News Australia

Shadow Industrial Relations Minister Tony Burke says the government’s wage subsidy scheme was necessary because “it is a way of preserving the relationship bet [...] Read full article: Labor 'never called upon the government ...→

'There will be outbreaks': Morrison warns Australia as economy reopens

'There will be outbreaks': Morrison warns Australia as economy reopens

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has warned Australia there will be more outbreaks of COVID-19 as the nation emerges from shutdown. Read full article: 'There will be outbreaks': Morrison warn...→

Coronavirus updates: Scott Morrison reveals how Australia will come out of lockdown

Coronavirus updates: Scott Morrison reveals how Australia will come out of lockdown

Coronavirus restrictions will dominate a crucial meeting of federal and state leaders as Australia maps the road out of the pandemic. National cabinet today to [...] Read full article: Coronavirus updates: Scott Morrison reve...→

Government-funded charities to 'stamp on' escalating domestic violence threat | Sky News Australia

Social Services Minister Anne Ruston says the domestic violence package announced by the government will make sure Australia is prepared for an “escalation” in [...] Read full article: Government-funded charities to 'stamp on...→

Vic State government antics indicative of a 'flawed political system' | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Chris Smith says the political hypocrisy and shunting of responsibility in the state of Victoria demonstrates Australia “definitely has one layer [...] Read full article: Vic State government antics indicative o...→

Scott Morrison contacts G20 leaders pushing deadly COVID-19 investigation | Sky News Australia

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he has written to all G20 leaders this week proposing a "proper assessment and review" of the origins of COVID-19 in China b [...] Read full article: Scott Morrison contacts G20 leaders push...→

Government releases draft privacy bill for COVIDSafe app | Sky News Australia

The government has released draft legislation to reinforce the privacy of more than four million Australians using the COVIDSafe app. The bill, to be introduce [...] Read full article: Government releases draft privacy bill f...→

States need to allow Morrison to get Australia moving again

States need to allow Morrison to get Australia moving again

For the first time in decades, Australia faces real hardship. To get through it, we can’t afford the indulgent thinking that’s held us back in the past. Read full article: States need to allow Morrison to get Aus...→

Victorian government indicates pubs could open in July | Sky News Australia

The Victorian government has indicated venues could reopen for business in July. A task force made up of major pub owners, community clubs and Crown casino has [...] Read full article: Victorian government indicates pubs coul...→

Government still in frame for Virgin Australia survival plans

Government still in frame for Virgin Australia survival plans

Virgin Australia's administrators have told creditors that federal and state governments are critical to the collapsed airline's revival plans. Read full article: Government still in frame for Virgin Aus...→

Morrison gives Aussies coronavirus lockdown 'early mark' | Sky News Australia

The Coalition will fast-track the easing of radical coronavirus restrictions after facing mounting pressure from industry leaders to set Australians free from [...] Read full article: Morrison gives Aussies coronavirus lockd...→

JobKeeper can't be 'yanked away by the government' | Sky News Australia

Labor frontbencher Kristina Keneally says the "economic crisis" being faced in Australia means the government's policy response can't be one which "simply yank [...] Read full article: JobKeeper can't be 'yanked away by the g...→

Party donors win big from government roadmap to more fossil fuel use

The government's energy plan involves gas and discredited carbon capture and storage -- which will benefit some of its major donors. Read full article: Party donors win big from government roa...→

'I want to take her on': Pauline Hanson to start legal proceeding against Qld government | Sky News Australia

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has called for affected Queensland businesses to join her to "start proceedings against the state government" labelling the Pr [...] Read full article: 'I want to take her on': Pauline Hanson ...→

'Claim of big budget boost' due to immigration boom 'is entirely wrong' | Sky News Australia

Former Reserve Bank chief economist Andrew Stone has spoken with Sky News host Peta Credlin of the impacts migration can have on the federal budget and the Aus [...] Read full article: 'Claim of big budget boost' due to immig...→

Government called on to extend childcare support scheme | Sky News Australia

Shadow Early Childhood Education Minister Amanda Rishworth is calling on the government to “rethink” pulling back on its childcare support scheme. The governme [...] Read full article: Government called on to extend childcare...→

US government ‘overreacted’ to COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

As the US continue to grapple the COVID-19 outbreak, there is “zero evidence that these draconian shutdown order have really made any difference" according to [...] Read full article: US government ‘overreacted’ to COVID-19 ...→

Qld government could join consortium to purchase Virgin Australia | Sky News Australia

The West Australian Aviation Editor Geoffrey Thomas says he sees the Queensland government “marrying themselves” to another major bidder for Virgin Australia a [...] Read full article: Qld government could join consortium to ...→

Queensland government to bid for Virgin Australia airline

Queensland government to bid for Virgin Australia airline

In his first act as Treasurer, Cameron Dick has appointed a government-owned investment company to "facilitate and manage the state’s bid for Virgin airlines". Read full article: Queensland government to bid for Virgin ...→

'Serious contender': Queensland government to bid for Virgin Australia as race tightens

'Serious contender': Queensland government to bid for Virgin Australia as race tightens

The Queensland government has formally entered the race to buy Virgin Australia with a bid to relaunch the collapsed airline and keep it headquartered in Brisb [...] Read full article: 'Serious contender': Queensland governme...→

Government know the true economic damage of COVID-19 but ‘are not telling us’: Albanese | Sky News Australia

Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese says Treasurer Josh Frydenberg’s economic update amid the coronavirus crisis in parliament on Tuesday was a “Seinfeld statem [...] Read full article: Government know the true economic damage...→

Frydenberg rules out increasing taxes to repay $320bn in stimulus measures | Sky News Australia

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has ruled out increasing taxes to repay the $320 billion in stimulus measures. “The proven path for paying back debt is not through h [...] Read full article: Frydenberg rules out increasing taxes to...→

Government 'disappointed' China gave no notice for export suspension | Sky News Australia

Trade Minister Simon Birmingham says it is “disappointing” China did not give any notice it would suspend some beef exports from Australia before it came into [...] Read full article: Government 'disappointed' China gave no ...→

'Chaos and confusion' reigns supreme in the Palaszczuk government | Sky News Australia

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk should have shown real leadership and sacked Jackie Trad from the frontbench once the first corruption scandal emerged [...] Read full article: 'Chaos and confusion' reigns supreme in ...→

Labor 'never called upon the government to turn a wage subsidy into a wage multiplier' | Sky News Australia

Shadow Industrial Relations Minister Tony Burke says the government’s wage subsidy scheme was necessary because “it is a way of preserving the relationship bet [...] Read full article: Labor 'never called upon the government ...→

Government roadmap a 'great start' to recovery for tourism industry | Sky News Australia

Tourism and Transport Forum CEO Margy Osmond says the government’s roadmap to reopening is a “great start, but obviously what we now need is dates and we need [...] Read full article: Government roadmap a 'great start' to re...→

'There will be outbreaks': Morrison warns Australia as economy reopens

'There will be outbreaks': Morrison warns Australia as economy reopens

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has warned Australia there will be more outbreaks of COVID-19 as the nation emerges from shutdown. Read full article: 'There will be outbreaks': Morrison warn...→

Government announcements 'incredibly disappointing' | Sky News Australia

CEO of the Australian Hotels Associations Stephen Ferguson says he is “incredibly disappointed” with the government’s announcement as “there was no mention of [...] Read full article: Government announcements 'incredibly dis...→

Coronavirus updates: Scott Morrison reveals how Australia will come out of lockdown

Coronavirus updates: Scott Morrison reveals how Australia will come out of lockdown

Coronavirus restrictions will dominate a crucial meeting of federal and state leaders as Australia maps the road out of the pandemic. National cabinet today to [...] Read full article: Coronavirus updates: Scott Morrison reve...→

Government to review restrictions on elective surgeries | Sky News Australia

The government will next week review which surgeries and medical procedures will be allowed to restart in hospitals. Elective surgeries are currently operating [...] Read full article: Government to review restrictions on ele...→

Job security 'the big worry' for Aussies right now | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Paul Murray says Australians "are not concerned about getting the virus," instead "the big worry" for the populace relates to job security. A rep [...] Read full article: Job security 'the big worry' for Aussies...→

Government-funded charities to 'stamp on' escalating domestic violence threat | Sky News Australia

Social Services Minister Anne Ruston says the domestic violence package announced by the government will make sure Australia is prepared for an “escalation” in [...] Read full article: Government-funded charities to 'stamp on...→

More than two-thirds of Australians to be dependendent on government money: IPA | Sky News Australia

The IPA's Daniel Wild says every day lockdown restrictions remain in place the more Australians are moving from small business owners into being "unemployed wo [...] Read full article: More than two-thirds of Australians to b...→

Vic State government antics indicative of a 'flawed political system' | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Chris Smith says the political hypocrisy and shunting of responsibility in the state of Victoria demonstrates Australia “definitely has one layer [...] Read full article: Vic State government antics indicative o...→

The Queen and Prime Minister Morrison discuss Australia's coronavirus response | Sky News Australia

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has reportedly had a phone conversation with the Queen on Tuesday evening (local time) where they discussed the Australian respon [...] Read full article: The Queen and Prime Minister Morrison di...→

Scott Morrison contacts G20 leaders pushing deadly COVID-19 investigation | Sky News Australia

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he has written to all G20 leaders this week proposing a "proper assessment and review" of the origins of COVID-19 in China b [...] Read full article: Scott Morrison contacts G20 leaders push...→

Temporary visa holders stranded in India write to PM Scott Morrison to allow them to return to Australia - Indian News Queensland

Temporary visa holders stranded in India write to PM Scott Morrison to allow them to return to Australia - Indian News Queensland

A group of 200 skilled visa holders and international students from India have written a letter to Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison appealing to him to [...] Read full article: Temporary visa holders stranded in India...→

Government releases draft privacy bill for COVIDSafe app | Sky News Australia

The government has released draft legislation to reinforce the privacy of more than four million Australians using the COVIDSafe app. The bill, to be introduce [...] Read full article: Government releases draft privacy bill f...→

It's time to 'curb the cost' of the stimulus measures | Sky News Australia

The Australian's Adam Creighton says"it is time now to think about curbing the cost" of the government's stimulus measures announced at the height of the coron [...] Read full article: It's time to 'curb the cost' of the stim...→

States need to allow Morrison to get Australia moving again

States need to allow Morrison to get Australia moving again

For the first time in decades, Australia faces real hardship. To get through it, we can’t afford the indulgent thinking that’s held us back in the past. Read full article: States need to allow Morrison to get Aus...→

‘Big things are coming’ with easing of lockdown restrictions | Sky News Australia

Although certain lockdown restrictions are expected to be lifted across the nation by Friday, there are some members of the National Cabinet who “want to kick [...] Read full article: ‘Big things are coming’ with easing of l...→

Morrison 'works harder than anybody else' | Sky News Australia

Australia's new ambassador to the United States Arthur Sinodinos says Prime Minister Scott Morrison works “harder than anybody else” as he continues to push fo [...] Read full article: Morrison 'works harder than anybody else...→

Victorian government indicates pubs could open in July | Sky News Australia

The Victorian government has indicated venues could reopen for business in July. A task force made up of major pub owners, community clubs and Crown casino has [...] Read full article: Victorian government indicates pubs coul...→

The government 'doesn't need to be in every corner of my life': Barnaby Joyce | Sky News Australia

Former Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce says he has every right to tell the government "I don't want that incremental increase of your involvement in my lif [...] Read full article: The government 'doesn't need to be in ev...→

Government still in frame for Virgin Australia survival plans

Government still in frame for Virgin Australia survival plans

Virgin Australia's administrators have told creditors that federal and state governments are critical to the collapsed airline's revival plans. Read full article: Government still in frame for Virgin Aus...→

Scott Morrison 'oversold' the COVIDSafe app | Sky News Australia

Centre Alliance Senator Rex Patrick says the COVIDSafe app has been “oversold” by the government. Using Bluetooth, the app traces prolonged contact of other us [...] Read full article: Scott Morrison 'oversold' the COVIDSafe ...→

More than half of government stimulus being saved

More than half of government stimulus being saved

More than 70 per cent of older people have added the stimulus payment to their savings or not spent the money. Read full article: More than half of government stimulus be...→

Morrison gives Aussies coronavirus lockdown 'early mark' | Sky News Australia

The Coalition will fast-track the easing of radical coronavirus restrictions after facing mounting pressure from industry leaders to set Australians free from [...] Read full article: Morrison gives Aussies coronavirus lockd...→

SA government reopens Asia freight route | Sky News Australia

The first of two unused passenger planes carrying more than 40 tonnes of fresh produce from Adelaide is set to leave South Australia on May 6 for Singapore. Th [...] Read full article: SA government reopens Asia freight route...→