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Treasurer Joe Hockey will slash foreign aid and reveal a massive blowout in this year’s deficit when he hands down his mid-year budget update today. 646 more words
Choice consumer survey points to economic 'pessimism' as a third of Australians rate the economy 'poor'
New data points to falling consumer confidence in the Australian economy, with almost a third of Australians rating it as poor, up from 25 per cent in September. 355 more words
Coalition to cull 175 government agencies on Monday, according to reports, in addition to 76 closed down following budget
The finance minister, Mathias Cormann, has confirmed there will be job losses across the public service amid reports the Coalition will axe 175 government agencies on Monday. 491 more words
Slash and burn, slash and burn, 175 government agencies to be cut as Joe Hockey warns of worsening budget deficit
The Federal Government is planning to axe another 175 agencies in a bid to save more than half a billion dollars over four years.
Finance Minister Mathias Cormann is set to make the announcement as part of the Government’s budget update on Monday. 739 more words