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This was the same firm that Robb had publicly defended when it controversially acquired a 99-year lease for the Port of Darwin in 2015. Two years after clinching a historic free trade deal with Beijing, former trade minister Andrew Robb...
The Australian arm of the global mining giant Glencore has been involved in cross-currency swaps of up to $25bn of a type under specific investigation by the Australian tax office, the Paradise Papers reveal. Glencore, the world’s largest mining company...
What happens when a rural town becomes the mountain bike capital of Australia? A few years ago, Derby was a typical Tasmanian town — few job opportunities, a falling head count and bargain basement real estate. But then the Blue...
I fume every time I see some ignorant selfish di*khead driver act as though 'god created disability parking spaces' for their myopic self centered use when they park in a disabled space. Only tumbled (believe it or not today) to...
The new controversy about Dastyari comes amid deepening security concerns about increasing Chinese interference in Australia.. Government questions whether Dastyari fit to be a senator, in new row over Chinese donor The new controversy about Dastyari comes amid deepening security concerns...
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Eight charts on our growing tax problem: what abandoning tax reform means for taxpayers Rebecca Cassells, Curtin University and Alan Duncan, Curtin University As we move closer to Treasurer Scott Morrison’s third budget, what we do know is this - Australia...
ICIJ Key Findings 9 Dec 2014 Pepsi, IKEA, AIG, Coach, Deutsche Bank, Abbott Laboratories and nearly 340 other companies have secured secret deals from Luxembourg that allowed many of them to slash their global tax bills. PriceWaterhouseCoopers has helped multinational companies...
The Trans-Pacific Partnership is back: experts respond Deborah Gleeson, La Trobe University; Belinda Townsend, Australian National University; Kimberlee Weatherall, University of Sydney; Pat Ranald, University of Sydney, and Peter Robertson, University of Western Australia The latest incarnation of the Trans-Pacific Partnership...
Industry guidance - view ACCC Report ↓ The ACCC investigation into the NBN will be useful. But it's too little, too late Allan Asher, Australian National University The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has launched a public inquiry into the National...