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JobKeeper passes parliament, first payments to hit in May

Wage subsidies worth $130 billion will soon flow to workers around Australia.

What actually are ‘essential services’ and who decides?

What is classified as essential, and who gets to decide?

The highs and lows of the $130bn JobKeeper scheme

The scheme is sure to support the retail industry in the months ahead, but what of the loopholes?

Industry reacts to Government’s stimulus plan

Plan includes casual sick leave, increased instant asset write off, and payments to 6.5 million Australians.

There is hope for the high street

Here’s how to transform it.

Treasurer expects wages growth

Government upbeat after better than expected employment forecasts.

Senate backs protections for penalty rates

Nationals MP says he will not support an amendment currently before the Lower House.

LFRA: NSW Government planning reforms step in right direction

Large Format Retail Association welcomes planned changes but says more reform needed.

Senate inquiry rejects penalty rate cuts

Fair Work’s decision derided as a pursuit of retail sector profits.

Retail internships for youths on welfare

Government and retail industry strike deal.