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Employers demand crackdown on worker underpayments
2 weeks ago

Employers demand crackdown on worker underpayments

One of the nation’s largest employer groups has demanded a crackdown on businesses that rip off workers.

In its pre-budget submission, the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry calls on …
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Caltex $500m buyback tipped
2 weeks ago

Caltex $500m buyback tipped

Caltex is tipped to launch a $500 million-plus buyback when it releases its half-yearly result to reduce excess franking credits and to offset weaker earnings.

In a note yesterday, …
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Gas station leak United Petroleum (UP) in The Strand, Dee Why has ‘potential to cause harm’
2 weeks ago

Gas station leak United Petroleum (UP) in The Strand, Dee Why has ‘potential to cause harm’

Leaky tanks at a Dee Why petrol station have polluted surrounding groundwater, potentially “causing harm” to human health and the environment.

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has issued United …
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Running on nearly empty: fool’s gamble with fuel reserves
2 weeks ago

Running on nearly empty: fool’s gamble with fuel reserves

Since the revelation in March last year that Australia’s national security could be threatened by the fact that the country has fuel reserves of just 43 days’ supply, the Federal Government has dragged …
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Report urges Government to support electric vehicles
2 weeks ago

Report urges Government to support electric vehicles

Australia needs to get serious about the uptake of electric vehicles on our roads, according to a report from a Senate Committee.

The committee has made a number …
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MIB Facilities completes new Caltex Lismore Site
2 weeks ago

MIB Facilities completes new Caltex Lismore Site

MIB Facilities has completed construction on the new Caltex Lismore site.

A press release from MIB said the site had been closed following the flood damage caused by Cyclone Debbie …
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Woolworths Cloncurry and fuel station to close but IGA to move in
2 weeks ago

Woolworths Cloncurry and fuel station to close but IGA to move in

Cloncurry residents will lose their Woolworths store in March when the Woolies lease expires though IGA are set to move in instead.

The Woolies closure on Friday March 22 means that …
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Road-user charge urged for electric cars: AAA
3 weeks ago

Road-user charge urged for electric cars: AAA

The nation’s peak motoring body says both major parties must confront the replacement of fuel excise with a road-user charge and start the transition by applying it to the growing fleet of …
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PETROL PRICES FALL FOR SOME CAPITAL CITIES
3 weeks ago

PETROL PRICES FALL FOR SOME CAPITAL CITIES

According to data from the Australian Institute of Petroleum, the national average price of unleaded petrol rose by 5.7 cents last week to six-week highs of 131.8 cents a litre.   Falling …
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Back-to-school petrol pain as prices jump 20 per cent from holiday lows
3 weeks ago

Back-to-school petrol pain as prices jump 20 per cent from holiday lows

It’s back to school for motorists.

After a holiday reprieve, petrol prices have leapt up to 20 per cent in the past week off the back of a spike …
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