economic, business & industrial relations
2019


2019-261P  Waiter there is a fly in my soup.
For article on the rise in the number of restaurants underpaying their staff.

2019-245  Three percent minimum wage minus the penalty rates cut.
On the rise in the minimum wage coinciding with the cuts to penalty rates.

2019-228  Growth expressed as trees.
The low wages growth and the high cost of living.

2019-217  In an Australian coastal city in the future.
Australians seemingly more interested in saving negative gearing and franking credits then the environment.
2019-178  The first buyers road to home ownership.
Negative gearing placing first home buyers at a distinct disadvantage.

2019-176P  The pensioners and unemployed rental market race.
Almost impossible for low income people to find and affordable rental property in the current property market.

2019-134P  The indicators aren't good.
A look at both economic and environmental indicators.

2019-122 Mortgage trailing fees applied to grocery bags.
Mortgage trailing fees an expensive impost on people taking out mortgages.

2019-092P  Glencore coal mining reduction commitment.
Glencore decision to cap coal production only a token commitment to fighting climate change.