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Sydney petrol prices surge; Home sales rebound
2 days ago

Sydney petrol prices surge; Home sales rebound

Value of debit card purchases hits record highWeekly Petrol Prices; Tourism; Credit/debit cards; Home sales; COVID-19 survey

Petrol prices: According to the Australian Institute of Petroleum, the national average price …
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The long and winding road out of COVID-19
5 days ago

The long and winding road out of COVID-19

In recent weeks, ACAPMA has been working with Australian Treasury to provide fuel industry input on to the Federal Government’s review of the JobKeeper programme. This work involved provision of …
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Fuelwatch reveal Perth’s cheapest petrol before weekly fuel price hike
6 days ago

Fuelwatch reveal Perth’s cheapest petrol before weekly fuel price hike

Fuelwatch is urging motorists to fill up their tanks today to avoid the weekly price hike, as regular unleaded petrol is set to rise by 25 cents per litre tomorrow.


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Blame lack of controls and competition for high fuel prices in the Pilbara, says ACCC
1 week ago

Blame lack of controls and competition for high fuel prices in the Pilbara, says ACCC

Experts say petrol retailers have been slow to pass on savings to customers in the Pilbara.

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has released its latest petrol monitoring report.


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Pandemic drove Australian petrol prices to record low
1 week ago

Pandemic drove Australian petrol prices to record low

Petrol prices sank to their lowest levels on record across Australia’s five largest cities in April as travel restrictions and global oversupply triggered a stunning crash in the cost of …
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April petrol prices plummeted to record lows
1 week ago

April petrol prices plummeted to record lows

A global crude oil surplus and COVID-19 restrictions on travel and economic activity led to the lowest monthly average petrol prices on record during April 2020 in Australia’s five largest …
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“Time to lead on wage fraud!” a message from ACAPMAs National President
2 weeks ago

“Time to lead on wage fraud!” a message from ACAPMAs National President

At our ACAPMA Board Meeting a week ago we had a lengthy discussion regarding long discussed criminal prosecution for wage fraud. The conversation took a natural path… “we risk enough …
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“Casual employment a mess” – help us sort it out
3 weeks ago

“Casual employment a mess” – help us sort it out

The Federal Attorney General has recently established five national IR Working Groups, comprising employer and employee representatives, with the goal of improving the effective operation of the employment landscape as …
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SA Government moves to introduce fuel price reporting laws
3 weeks ago

SA Government moves to introduce fuel price reporting laws

Late last year, the South Australian Government commissioned the SA Productivity Commission (SAPC) to undertake an investigation of the merits of introducing real-time fuel price reporting laws. The SAPC, in …
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Anthony Lynham writes to ACCC over north west Queensland fuel prices
3 weeks ago

Anthony Lynham writes to ACCC over north west Queensland fuel prices

The Palaszczuk government is seeking an independent investigation into fuel prices in Mount Isa and Cloncurry.

Energy Minister Dr Anthony Lynham has written to Australian Competition and Consumer Commission chair …
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