Inland Rail’s concrete commitment to regional Australia

Senator the Hon. Simon Birmingham Minister for Finance Leader of the Government in the Senate Senator for South Australia   The Hon Barnaby Joyce MP Deputy Prime Minister Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Member for New England Date: Wednesday, 7 July 2021 Humes Tamworth is to manufacture concrete culverts for the Narrabri to North…

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Key measures take effect to lower taxes and create jobs

The Morrison Government is continuing to secure Australia’s recovery from COVID-19 with key measures taking effect on 1 July 2021 to create more jobs, rebuild our economy and set Australia up for the future. These measures will provide tax relief to millions of hard-working Australians, incentivise businesses to invest and ensure our superannuation system works harder…

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Australian company raises the bar for digital data management

Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Minister for Finance Leader of the Government in the Senate The Hon Stuart Robert MP Minister for Employment, Workforce, Skills, Small and Family Business   The Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) will modernise and streamline their services following the purchase of the software Records365 from Australian company RecordPoint.   The upgrade…

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Government’s legislative agenda continues to deliver for all Australians

The Morrison Government has passed important legislation through the Parliament this sitting fortnight that will support Australians impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, create more jobs, keep Australians safe, back our farmers, improve our superannuation system and reduce red tape.   As part of our ongoing economic support for Australians, arrangements around the COVID-19 disaster payment…

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Terminal contract awarded for Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport

THE HON PAUL FLETCHER MP Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts   SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Finance The contract for the construction of the terminal at Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport has been awarded to Multiplex Construction Pty Ltd. Multiplex is an established global construction company that has…

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Release of the Foster Report

The Government has today released the consultation report provided by Stephanie Foster PSM into the processes and procedures relating to serious incidents in the parliamentary workplace. This report has made some significant findings and recommendations to improve how serious incidents are prevented and dealt with in the parliamentary workplace. For example, the report identified that…

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