Budget Measures Please Federal Member

Budget-2017

$ 21 million in new taxes, national debt to keep rising, 35% of all spending still going to welfare and social security, and the new taxes to hit every Australian wage earner via a medciare levy, but Federal Member for Dawson George Christensen says the Federal Budget is good for the region. Mr … [Read more...]

Fiddling at the Edges

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A leading Queensland Property Analyst and Developer has slammed the Federal Governments move to merge finance and banking complaints into a mega Agency as nothing more than a cop out. Chris Anderson from AFT Projects laughs at Federal Budget changes which will see the merging of the three now … [Read more...]

RIC Comes Alive

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The Government’s Budget will see the delivery of its election commitment to establish a Regional Investment Corporation (RIC) to streamline the delivery of up to $4 billion in concessional loans. The Government will introduce legislation this year to establish the RIC as a separate entity within … [Read more...]

Visa Restrictions Welcomed

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The Federal Member for Dawson, George Christensen has welcomed the Federal Governments’ move to abolish the Subclass for foreign workers saying the move will safeguard Australian jobs. He says the abolition moves will also see the creation of a new temporary visa restricted to critical skills … [Read more...]