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Qantas in Crisis - Announces $2.84 billion loss!

Qantas has announced a staggering $2.84 billion dollar this morning, shocking market analysts who were anticipating losses of around $800 million.

It is the worst result in the airline’s history. 151 more words

Australian Economy

Australia's three speed economy in danger of stalling

By Stephen Caichi

July 21, 2014 – 2:05PM

Housing construction is helping keep the WA economy in the lead.

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Are you breathing a little easier?

I know we are already into July so discussing May results from RIB may seem a little Rip van Winklish but it is the trends that are important. 683 more words

The manifest ignorance of Joe Stiglitz

I have just caught up with the article written by Joe Stiglitz on the Australian economy, American Delusions Down Under. I have had serious doubts whether he understands his own economy given his Keynesian orientation, but that he has no idea about Australia is manifest. 378 more words

Economic Theory And Policy

The $A and a Double D election

What has struck me almost daily when in Canada and the United States was how strong the Australian dollar is compared with the local currencies. We are not so productive relative to them that things should look so cheap to me. 213 more words

Australian Economy

WILL ABBOTT CUT SPENDING ON DIRECT ACTION AND SAVE US $2BILL WHEN THE CARBON TAX GOES?

 

Abbott could spend $2bill less to achieve  the emissions reduction target of 19% set for 2020. It would boost our chances of achieving the 5% cut in  emissions on the levels of 2000.  139 more words

Tony Abbott

LET'S MAKE THIS A HABIT IT'S DEDUCTIBLE BABY

People under 25 will have to wait 6 months for unemployment benefits. Who will support them in the interim their family or friends if they have any. 480 more words

Australian Economy