Media Releases

STATEMENT ON CHANGES TO FIRB ARRANGEMENTS

March 30, 2020

Labor notes the announcement that the Foreign Investment Review Board will, for the time being, scrutinise all bids by foreign investors looking to take over Australian businesses.

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STATEMENT ON THIRD ECONOMIC RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS

March 30, 2020

Labor is supportive of the third economic response to Coronavirus announced by the Morrison Government today.

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NEW BUSINESS ASSISTANCE MUST INCLUDE WAGE SUBSIDIES FOR WORKERS

March 27, 2020

Labor will consider the detail of the Morrison Government’s third stimulus package when it is released over the coming days.

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STATEMENT ON THE SECOND ECONOMIC RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS

March 22, 2020

Labor is supportive of the Government’s second economic response announced today.

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WELCOME RELIEF FOR BORROWERS AND SMALL BUSINESS

March 20, 2020

Labor welcomes today’s announcement by Australian banks that they will provide much needed relief for borrowers and small business during this challenging time.

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STATEMENT ON BUDGET DEFERRAL

March 20, 2020

Labor notes the change in the timing for the 2020-21 Budget.

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