09 Feb Australia Post asked to justify pay

Lucy Battersby and Tom McIlroy -- The Age -- 9 February, 2017 Australia Post chairman John Stanhope has been asked to justify the high salaries at Australia Post to a Senate estimates committee in two weeks’ time. It comes two days after the Communications and Environment Committee released...

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08 Feb Australia Post boss on $5.6m for year

Sam Buckingham-Jones -- The Australian -- 8 February, 2017 The chief executive of Australia Post was the nation’s highest paid public servant last year, taking home more than $5.6 million — a figure the organisation tried to keep secret. Former National Australia Bank boss Ahmed Fahour, who was...

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07 Feb Ban on nicotine e-cigarettes to remain

Belinda Merhab -- Australian Associated Press -- 2 February 2017 Doctors warn more smokers will die and suffer preventable diseases after the medicines regulator decided to maintain a ban on nicotine e-cigarettes. The Therapeutic Goods Administration has rejected an application to exempt nicotine from the Schedule 7...

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