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RBA slashes cash rate to 2.75 percent

The Reserve Bank today announced a cut of 25 basis points to lower the cash rate to 2.75 percent.

Interest rates on hold

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) announced that the cash rate would remain at 3.0 percent earlier today.

Job insecurity leads to false bullying claims

With the downturn affecting job security, an increasing number of employees are lodging false bullying claims in an effort to protect their jobs, according...

ANZ job cut furore

ANZ have come under fire after it was reported they were sacking 500 workers, shifting operations to India. However, ANZ have fired back claiming that...

Charities hit hard by financial crisis

Charities have become the latest victims in the global financial crisis, with a growing number applying for funding to meet a rising demand for...

Family owned businesses in trouble

Family owned businesses are more vulnerable in the current economic climate, than non-family owned businesses, according to CEO of Family Business Australia, Philippa Taylor. Family...

Telarus takes video conferencing to new heights

In response to the Government’s $13.8 billion Telepresense video conferencing plan, Telarus, the national infrastructure-based service provider has today announced the availability of high...

Tax planning gives SMEs competitive edge

For most small to medium enterprises (SMEs) tax planning can be pushed down the agenda and only dealt with on an annual basis with...

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Australia facing its worst economic contraction in history

The ABS confirmed Australia’s first recession since 1990 after recording two consecutive quarters of economic decline. After being hammered by the pandemic, bushfires and drought,...

Let’s Talk: Investing to Succeed

Figuring out where to best invest your time and money is a difficult task. As businesses scale, leaders’ daily tasks become more and more...

Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment offered to Victorian workers living in NSW or SA

People who live in New South Wales and South Australia but work in Victoria are now eligible for a $1,500 Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment...

Afterpay doubles revenue and partners with Worldpay to go global

Despite the global economic slow-down, the shift to online spending and move from traditional forms of credit have boosted Afterpay’s position domestically and internationally. Afterpay...