A new pilot program initiated by the NSW government hopes to help small businesses win contracts from their local councils.
The government’s threat of jail for bosses engaging in wage theft may be a PR exercise designed to camouflage the blow of big hits to come for workers.
Politics, Startup Analysis
Just days before the Global Climate Strike, businesses are being called to set social causes aside and focus on boosting the economy.
On Monday, Frydenberg announced the good news. On Tuesday, Minister for Women Marise Payne conceded a 14% gender pay gap still exists.
In a landmark speech on Monday, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg told corporates "to back yourself and use your balance sheet to invest and grow".
South Australia is moving ahead with a trial to ditch common plastic items in four retail precincts in a first-of-its-kind move.
Treasurer Frydenberg has issued a timetable for the government’s dealing with the recommendations from the royal commission into banking.
Political rhetoric on proposed changes to workplace laws is ramping up amid reports Coalition MPs want SMEs exempted from unfair dismissal laws.
Energy and Resources, Politics
The government says it will “help secure gas supplies, put downward pressure on prices and encourage new investment in gas supplies”.