Media Releases

CONSUMER CONFIDENCE COLLAPSES TO FOUR-PLUS YEAR LOW

October 09, 2019

New data shows consumer confidence has collapsed to its lowest level in more than four years and remains well below its long run average.

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RBA DECISION ON INTEREST RATES

October 01, 2019

If the Liberals were doing a good job managing the economy the Reserve Bank wouldn’t have needed to cut interest rates to another new record low today.

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RETIREMENT INCOME REVIEW

September 27, 2019

Today the Government released the Terms of Reference for its review of the retirement income system.

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RBA: WAGE STAGNATION IS SLOWING THE ECONOMY

September 24, 2019

RBA Governor Philip Lowe’s comments overnight have pointed out what Australians already know and what the Government doesn’t understand – that stagnant wages are slowing the economy.

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OECD SLASHES AUSTRALIA’S ECONOMIC GROWTH OUTLOOK

September 21, 2019

In its latest economic update, the OECD has slashed Australia’s economic growth forecasts for this year and next.

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2018-2019 FINAL BUDGET OUTCOME

September 19, 2019

The defining feature of the 2018-19 Final Budget Outcome is a $4.6 billion underspend in the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

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