Posts Tagged ‘Malcolm Turnbull’

Australia vows to see out term after poll blow

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CANBERRA • Australia’s government said it will see out its full term after suffering a voter backlash in a special election in Sydney on ...

China’s investment in Aussie falls 40%

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CANBERRA • Chinese investment in Australia plunged 40% in 2017 from the year before, according to research released yesterday. After ...

Australia’s politics sends business confidence tumbling

SYDNEY • Australian business confidence slumped to a two-year low in August, a period marked by upheaval in the government that saw Malcolm Turnbull ousted ...

Morrison’s 4 key challenges to make up ground in Australia

Polls now show ruling Liberal-National coalition trailing main Opposition Labor party by double digits
By Jason Scott & Hans Lee / BLOOMBERG Nine ...

Australia’s Turnbull digs in as rival Dutton seeks leadership

He also criticises yet another change of leadership in a nation that’s switched PMs 5 times in a little over a decade
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Australia’s Turnbull dealt blow as Opposition sweeps elections

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SYDNEY • Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull (picture) was dealt a blow by Australian voters in by-elections held on Saturday that ...

Chinese investors grow wary of Australia as tensions rise

Total investment by Chinese buyers Down Under dropped 11% to RM41.2b in 2017
By BLOOMBERG SYDNEY • Chinese investors are turning ...
Scott Morrison

Treasurer: Australia needs company tax cut to compete

MELBOURNE • Australian businesses need a lower corporate tax rate to help them compete with global rivals and to encourage investment, Treasurer Scott ...
Great Barrier Reef

Great Barrier Reef gets RM1.5b boost after coral dies off

CANBERRA • The Great Barrier Reef is being given a A$500 million (RM1.5 billion) boost by Australia in the battle to save the world’s largest living ...

How outrage over Australian banks sparked inquiry

SYDNEY • Rigging interest rates. Enabling money laundering. Giving misleading financial advice.
These are just some of the things Australian banks ...

Turnbull’s Liberals claim victory in Aussie state election

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CANBERRA • Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s Liberals will remain in power in Tasmania after claiming victory in Saturday’s ...

Trump says US re-entering TPP a ‘possibility’

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WASHINGTON • President Donald Trump said he would consider rejoining the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) if the US could negotiate more ...