Andrew Hastie revelations raise more questions, Labor says – politics live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Mark Dreyfus asks if MP’s action has affected relations with intelligence agencies. And tax dominates the policy debate. All the day’s events, live 12.40am BST The Workplace Gender Equality Agency has put out a statement, after nine Australians were recognised in the Gender Equality Läs mer…

Banking royal commission: ANZ gave green light to franchise with 'clip-art' business plan

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Banking royal commission Westpac also defends decision to lend money for Pie Face franchise that quickly failed A senior ANZ executive said a $220,000 loan given to a couple for a gelato franchise was not done with sufficient care and diligence. Photograph: Joel Carrett/AAP Läs mer…

Australia free trade deal talks to push for greater access to EU’s agriculture markets

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Agreement would create jobs at home and in Europe, Malcolm Turnbull says • Sign up to receive the top stories in Australia every day at noon Australia will push for expanded access to Europe’s agricultural markets in free trade talks with the EU after Läs mer…

Turnbull not warned of Andrew Hastie's China donor statement – politics live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Liberal MP Hastie’s allegations in parliament about Chinese-Australian billionaire and political donor catches PM off-guard. Meanwhile, government scrambles to save its tax changes. All the days events, live LIVE Updated Malcolm Turnbull has said he was not warned Andrew Hastie intended to name a Läs mer…

Banking royal commission: Westpac made claim against chronically ill pensioner's house

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Banking royal commission Bank only allowed woman to stay in her home after NSW Legal Aid made claim to financial services ombudsman Sign up to receive the top stories in Australia every day at noon Westpac allowed an elderly pensioner in poor health to Läs mer…

Government backbenchers push ahead with live export ban – politics live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Sussan Ley, Sarah Henderson and Jason Wood promote private member’s bill, as Scott Morrison begins his tax sell in parliament. Follow all today’s events in Canberra Sign up to receive the top stories from Guardian Australia every morning LIVE Updated Sussan Ley has said Läs mer…