13 Sep Tension over ASIC court bid

Alex Druce - The Daily Telegraph - Friday 13 September THE corporate watchdog says it is acting in the interests of the “broader economy” in appealing the Federal Court’s decision to throw out a responsible lending lawsuit against Westpac.   But Federal MPs have questioned whether the regulator...

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10 Sep Lambie puts spanner in drug test works

Rosie Lewis -- The Australian -- Tuesday 10 September The Morrison government is vowing to pump $3 million into drug and alcohol treatment services in areas where welfare recipients would be randomly drug-tested under proposed trials, as independent senator Jacqui Lambie hardens her opposition to the...

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06 Sep A looming test for Hong Kong

David Crowe - The Sydney Morning Herald - Friday 06 September   The past few years have been so volatile in federal politics it is easy to forget the moment Australia stumbled toward a deal with China it would have deeply regretted. Years of work went into an...

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