Special Reports

Fri 7 Aug 2020

JobKeeper changes to cost Australia $15 billion

JobKeeper changes to cost Australia $15 billion

Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the "Victorian wave" of the coronavirus was a burden that will be shared by all Australians.

Tue 4 Aug 2020

Farmers can’t get fruit pickers amid pandemic lockdown

Farmers can’t get fruit pickers amid pandemic lockdown

While businesses in the cities are relying on JobKeeper payments to keep people in work, growers in the bush say they have plenty of work available - but no-one to do...

Thu 30 Jul 2020

’Lost decade’ of income for young Aussies

’Lost decade’ of income for young Aussies

Aussies under 35 have suffered a “lost decade” of income and had their careers “scarred” in ways they may never recover from.

Tue 28 Jul 2020

Aussie workers face years of lower wages

Aussie workers face years of lower wages

Australian workers could face years of lower wages in the post COVID-economy, according to a confidential Treasury report.

Fri 24 Jul 2020

Tech firm ranked as one of the best workplaces

Premium Content Tech firm ranked as one of the best workplaces

A tech firm started in a Townsville garage has been recognised among the 50 best places to work in Australia.

Thu 23 Jul 2020

$13b of mining projects to kickstart NSW economy

Premium Content $13b of mining projects to kickstart NSW economy

A massive $13 billion pipeline of mining projects should be given the green light by the state government to pump up NSW’s shell-shocked economy, a new report says.

Wed 22 Jul 2020

‘Women only’ job ad for Sydney Trains sparks PR storm

Premium Content ‘Women only’ job ad for Sydney Trains sparks PR storm

Sydney Train bosses said a job ad calling for only women to apply for trainee driver positions was “unfortunate wording” and would be changed.

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