Oliver Jones

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Australian athletes get extra A$257 mln funds ahead of Paris 2024 games

On Wednesday, Australia announced an additional A$257 million ($184 million) in financing for athletes ahead of the 2024 Paris Summer Games, kicking off its...

Three new offshore wind projects to come up in Australia

The first three offshore wind farms that BlueFloat Energy and Australia's Energy Estate are creating together in Australia have been disclosed. The two companies...

Omicron surge: Australia rules out possibility of lockdown

Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Wednesday that Australia must move past "government's strong hand" and that authorities must cease closing down people's life...

Western Australia mandates Covid booster shots

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan said that booster injections are now required for all workers in the state, making it the first state in...

All vaccination slots for kids remain booked in Australia

When seeking to schedule a Covid vaccine appointment for children aged five to eleven years old, some parents and caregivers are instructed to "check...

Omicron cases can cross 200,000 mark in a day across Australia, warns govt

Without stricter limitations, cases of the Omicron variant of coronavirus might exceed 200,000 per day next year across the country, according to state and...

Hong Kong elections: China accuses Australia of ‘violently interfering’

After Australia and its Five Eyes allies expressed significant worries about the "erosion of democratic elements" in Hong Kong, China accused Australia of "violently...

Australians quitting jobs for higher salaries: RBA

According to the RBA, more Australians are quitting their jobs for better-paying ones as they resume career moves that they put on hold earlier...

Australia market bounces back with bargain-buying

On Tuesday, December 21, 2021, the Australian stock market completed the session higher as investors bought on dips after stocks had fallen substantially in...

Barclays gets Australian banking licence

As part of its continued expansion into high-growth areas, UK-based Barclays Plc (BARC.L) announced on Monday that it has acquired clearance from Australia's prudential...

Earthquake-proof steel cask, with 2t of radioactive waste, to arrive in Sydney

A two-tonne container of radioactive waste will arrive in Sydney next year in a monolithic steel cask engineered to resist an earthquake and a...

Australia to back health scientists with $276 million

The Morrison Government is making $276.4 million available through twelve research funding opportunities to improve health outcomes for all Australians and address today's global...

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Despite some markets experiencing slowed growth, global sales of electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles are projected to reach a new record high in 2024....

Malaysia: Navy helicopters collide mid-air, all 10 onboard killed

During a practice session for an upcoming parade, a tragic accident occurred involving two Malaysian navy helicopters which collided mid-air, resulting in the deaths...

Climate change will affect children in future: US court

Medina's active role in defending his community's climate and livelihood emphasizes the intersection of human rights and environmental protection. His involvement in the upcoming...

UK: Rishi Sunak finally passes Rwanda bill despite controversies

After an eventful two-year period marked by the tenure of three different prime ministers, four or five changes in the position of home secretary,...