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Australia now on second global rank in budget management

According to the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) latest fiscal monitor, Australia boasts the second strongest overall budget balance among G20 nations, surpassed only by...

Australia’s new laws can take conservation backwards

The Albanese administration appears to be retracting from its commitment to significantly overhaul Australia's environmental conservation policies, a move deemed concerning by eight prominent...

Australia may impose fine on supermarkets under proposed mandatory code

Australia's major supermarkets may incur significant fines under a new government proposal aiming to enforce a mandatory grocery code of conduct with more stringent...

Australia: Debt scheme actually exploited vulnerable: Report

In February, the Albanese administration unveiled a $97 million compensation scheme for numerous Indigenous individuals who had lost their savings to the predatory funeral...

Julie Bishop is new UN special envoy for Myanmar

Former Australian foreign minister Julie Bishop has been named as the special envoy on Myanmar by United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, the UN announced....

Flood warnings issued for Queensland, NSW

This weekend, regions within Queensland and New South Wales are bracing for significant weather events, as heavy rainfall and flood is forecasted to saturate...

Australia: Mercury pollution up by 130% at Eraring power plant

The surge in mercury and particulate pollution emanating from Australia's largest coal-fired power station in the past year has sparked concern, leading an environmental...

Australia sets new record with international students

The number of international students in Australia has reached a historic high, exceeding 700,000 for the first time. This surge has contributed to a...

Why Australia’s music festivals are falling over?

On Wednesday, following a day of intense speculation, Splendour in the Grass made the announcement of canceling this year's music festival, just one week...

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Deportation bill can affect 375 Australian born children

The Albanese government in Australia faces significant criticism over its proposed deportation bill, which includes provisions that could affect 375 Australian-born children of asylum...

Japan to allow divorced parents to share child’s custody

In a historic move, Japan's parliament has voted to amend its custody laws, which previously mandated sole custody arrangements following divorce. This reform will...

Australia now on second global rank in budget management

According to the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) latest fiscal monitor, Australia boasts the second strongest overall budget balance among G20 nations, surpassed only by...

Boeing blowout to cost $200m to United Airlines

United Airlines has attributed a significant financial setback of $200 million to Boeing, impacting its earnings in the first quarter of the year. This...