Latest crisis News

Statement from OECD Secretary-General 11 July
Funding support for suicide prevention
$534 million business support package a lifeline for a battered tourism industry
Crown accounts stronger than forecast with higher consumer spending
Independent evaluation of global COVID-19 response announced
Rio Tinto supports COVID-19 isolation shelter in Yellowknife
Apprenticeships hammered by COVID-19 and Government cuts
Sheldon College Enhances its Reputation with a Technologically Advanced COVID-19 Home Learning Solution according
2020-21 City of Ballarat budget adopted
Community-led solutions to prevent family violence
Ombudsman welcomes banks’ decision to extend loan deferrals
O’Brien – Statement from Leader of Opposition, Michael O’Brien
Research provides roadmap towards global species list
Unlimited work visas not way out of pandemic recession
CISA Congratulated For Ten Years Of Strong Advocacy
Further bank support for households and small businesses
Supporting rough sleepers in inner Sydney
Australia Post delivers unprecedented $2.4 billion eCommerce boom during COVID-19
Banks enter phase two on COVID-19 deferred loans
CBA launches next phase of customer recovery support
NAB extends vital support options for business and home loan customers
Return to lockdown will mean end for some businesses and jobs
Victorian Aboriginal Health Service respond to COVID-19 high-rise lockdowns
Mid-market companies need to take initiative on board gender equity
Business advice needed to restore growth, warn accounting bodies
Global wrap with Andrew Cox – July 2020
More than a third of businesses plan to lay off staff
Federal recycling funding welcomed, but questions remain
Government must come clean on Mersey Community Hospital
Virtual parent groups a winner with Casey families
Keeping ACC levies steady until 2022
Big boost for WA arts, sport and community sectors seeking relief
Pubs & punters brace for new tax hit
Truckies & delivery drivers losing work & income, survey shows
More mental health training for frontline police
Victoria’s COVID-19 surge shows a Labor government in crisis: Palmer
NSW councils: changes to developer donations will delay investment in public infrastructure
Support for Peninsula tourism operators welcome
Discussing challenges and opportunities for small business
Despite a year of extreme volatility Cbus MySuper returns 0.75% for financial year
UN Security Council’s COVID-19 global ceasefire resolution welcome but overdue
Syria conference pledges fall short
Council continues to support local businesses
Young people facing worst jobs market in 40 years
Jobs crisis laid bare
Update on COVID-19 testing at Diavik diamond mine and food security initiatives
Consumer Prices, OECD – Updated: 2 July 2020
Recycling and Separating Waste: Everyone’s Responsibility