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Lower, targeted support announced as virus continues

Wage subsidies will be reduced to $1200 a fortnight for full-time workers.

Government launches JobTrainer program to reskill unemployed

$1bn training program comes as industry groups call for relief measures to be extended.

Federal Government extends stimulus to $189bn as virus fears impact retail revenue

The Federal Government announced a further $66 billion of support for business.

Treasurer eyes industrial relations reform

Frydenberg looks to industrial relations, competition and deregulation to boost Australian economy.

ACCC takes Woolworths to court

Supermarket giant battles ‘false and deceptive’ representation charge, pokies allegations.

The laughable LVIT debate

Just how is the federal government going to implement its low value import threshold in nine months time?

7-Eleven in fresh wages scandal

Convenience chain still unable to extricate itself from staff exploitation scandal.

Surcharge law ‘protects retailers too’

Passing of new law on credit card surcharges not welcomed by all in retail industry.

Minister protects Anzac integrity

Business warned against trivialising Anzac following Woolworths’ online debacle.

Online retail sales rebound

Online retail sales rebound, despite consumer concerns about the Federal Government’s tough Budget.