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NSW needs more ‘unsolicited proposals’, says Minns

NSW needs more ‘unsolicited proposals’, says Minns

NSW premier Chris Minns has announced the Premier’s Department will take over the investment portfolio from the Department of Enterprise, Investment and Trade (DEIT). Announced on Friday afternoon, Minns said the change was necessary to “bring unsolicited proposals back to central government”, and “make it easier for industry, investors, and
ASIC says Carney not in its sights

ASIC says Carney not in its sights

The Australian-based director of PwC International Limited is safe from being quizzed by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission about the much-discussed Linklaters report. Finance and public administration references committee chair Richard Colbeck asked the corporate regulator at senate estimates in February if it was within its power to ...
ATO restructure revealed to staff

ATO restructure revealed to staff

The Australian Taxation Office has moved swiftly to try and instigate a wholesale restructure of its mammoth Service Delivery Group (SDG), as the revenue agency tries to consolidate and simplify overlapping or duplicated functions in its main customer-facing arm amid a big push to call in debts. Tax employees and
Airport strikes set for Monday amid deadlock

Airport strikes set for Monday amid deadlock

Airline passengers planning to travel over the school holidays are facing a nervous wait over the next 48 hours, with crisis talks between the Aviation Branch of the United Firefighters Union (UFU) and airport operator Airservices Australia remaining deadlocked ahead of Monday’s scheduled national four-hour airports strike. The UFU said
Oxford digital dons vs Russian elektro-mafia: Australia stakes its claim in cyber’s geopolitical name-and-blame game

Oxford digital dons vs Russian elektro-mafia: Australia stakes its claim in cyber’s geopolitical name-and-blame game

When Australia felt the repeated jolts of ransomware attacks against Optus, Medibank Private and Latitude, there was an immediate and visceral political desire for swift and immediate retribution against the perpetrators — who were already well-known in cybersecurity circles. More than a year later it came, via sanctions and the

NSW needs more ‘unsolicited proposals’, says Minns

NSW needs more ‘unsolicited proposals’, says Minns
NSW premier Chris Minns has announced the Premier’s Department will take over the investment portfolio from the Department of Enterprise, Investment and Trade (DEIT). Announced on Friday afternoon, Minns said the change was necessary to “bring unsolicited proposals back to central government”, and “make it easier for industry, investors, and

ASIC says Carney not in its sights

ASIC says Carney not in its sights
The Australian-based director of PwC International Limited is safe from being quizzed by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission about the much-discussed Linklaters report. Finance and public administration references committee chair Richard Colbeck asked the corporate regulator at senate estimates in February if it was within its power to ...

ATO restructure revealed to staff

ATO restructure revealed to staff
The Australian Taxation Office has moved swiftly to try and instigate a wholesale restructure of its mammoth Service Delivery Group (SDG), as the revenue agency tries to consolidate and simplify overlapping or duplicated functions in its main customer-facing arm amid a big push to call in debts. Tax employees and

Airport strikes set for Monday amid deadlock

Airport strikes set for Monday amid deadlock
Airline passengers planning to travel over the school holidays are facing a nervous wait over the next 48 hours, with crisis talks between the Aviation Branch of the United Firefighters Union (UFU) and airport operator Airservices Australia remaining deadlocked ahead of Monday’s scheduled national four-hour airports strike. The UFU said

Oxford digital dons vs Russian elektro-mafia: Australia stakes its claim in cyber’s geopolitical name-and-blame game

Oxford digital dons vs Russian elektro-mafia: Australia stakes its claim in cyber’s geopolitical name-and-blame game
When Australia felt the repeated jolts of ransomware attacks against Optus, Medibank Private and Latitude, there was an immediate and visceral political desire for swift and immediate retribution against the perpetrators — who were already well-known in cybersecurity circles. More than a year later it came, via sanctions and the