$3 BILLION NORTHCONNEX will open to motorists this weekend

Sydney (Tribune International, PM Office Release, 30 Oct 2020): NorthConnex will open to motorists this weekend with the final tests and safety checks being completed on the $3 billion Sydney mega project... Read more »

$1 BILLION NEPEAN HOSPITAL REDEVELOPMENT FAST-TRACKED

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Govt Release, 29 Oct 2020): The $1 billion Nepean Hospital redevelopment has marked a major milestone, as the NSW Government announced Stage 2 of the project will be... Read more »

NEW TEAM TO LEAD LEGAL SERVICES COUNCIL

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Govt Release, 27 Oct 2020): A new team of high-profile lawyers, including the current head of the NSW Law Reform Commission, has been chosen to lead the body... Read more »

NSW HITS THREE MILLION TESTS AS COMMUNITY URGED TO REMAIN VIGILANT

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Govt Release, 27 Oct 2020): As the state marks three million COVID-19 tests since January, the NSW Government is calling on the community to continue to work together... Read more »

STEPS TO VICTORIA’S REOPENING

Canberra (Tribune International, PM Office Release, 26 Oct 2020): The Commonwealth Government welcomes the announcement by the Victorian Premier to ease restrictions from 11.59pm on Tuesday. Victorians have worked hard and sacrificed... Read more »

National Cabinet meets today to discuss Australia’s COVID-19 current situation

The National Cabinet met again today to discuss Australia’s COVID-19 response, recent progress following the Victorian outbreak, easing restrictions (including international border measures), helping Australians prepare to go back to work in... Read more »

MARTIN PLACE METRO CAVERNS COMPLETED

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Govt Release, 22 Oct 2020): The completed underground caverns for Sydney’s new metro railway station at Martin Place have been revealed for the first time. Premier Gladys Berejiklian... Read more »

SENIORS GET TECH SAVVY IN GET ONLINE WEEK

Sydney (Tribune International, Geoff Lee Release, 19 Oct 2020): Seniors are being encouraged to enhance their digital skills during Get Online Week by enrolling in technology training programs across NSW. Acting Minister... Read more »

COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS EASED

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Premier Release, 19 Oct 2020): Gatherings in outdoor public spaces and group bookings at restaurants will be increased to 30 people under a relaxation of COVID-19 rules. From... Read more »

SOUTHERN BORDER GRANT DEADLINE EXTENDED

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW State Release, 13 Oct 2020): The Southern Border Small Business Support Grant program has been extended until 31 October 2020 for eligible small businesses operating in the 13... Read more »

COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS EASED

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Health Release, 13 Oct 2020): Restrictions for outdoor dining and outdoor music performances will be eased, under relaxed COVID-19 safety rules. From this Friday, 16 October restrictions at... Read more »

Supporting tourism and agriculture through Visa Application Charge changes

Canberra (Tribune International, NSW Govt Release, 12 Oct 2020): The Morrison Government is ensuring Australia remains an attractive destination for tourists, and temporary visa holders who often fill critical skills shortages, by... Read more »

TAX RELIEF TO BACK HARD-WORKING AUSTRALIANS AND CREATE MORE JOBS PASSES THE PARLIAMENT

Canberra (Tribune International, PM Office Release, 9 Oct 2020): Tax cuts for 11 million Australians will flow in the coming weeks after the Morrison Government secured the passage of the legislation through... Read more »

Permanent Migration Program to support Australian jobs growth

Canberra (Tribune International, Home Affairs Office Release, 7 Oct 2020): The Morrison Government is focusing Australia’s permanent Migration Program for 2020-21 on supporting our economic recovery, growing Australian businesses and creating jobs... Read more »

2020-2021 BUDGET SPEECH of HON JOSH FRYDENBERG, THE TREASURER

Introduction Mr. Speaker, I move that this Bill now be read a second time. In 2020, Australians have been tested like never before. Flood, drought, fires, and a global pandemic. So many... Read more »

OUTDOOR DINING COMING SOON

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Govt Release, 6 Oct 2020): Summer is coming and outdoor spaces are being opened up for alfresco drinking and dining just in time for the warmer weather with... Read more »

GOVERNMENT MUST FAST-TRACK ELECTION PROMISE TO PROVIDE COUNSELLORS IN ALL NSW SCHOOLS

NSW Labor is calling on the Government to address the chronic shortage of counsellors in schools across the state. Shadow Minister for Education Prue Car said students are in desperate need of... Read more »

NSW PUBLIC SERVICE TO LEAD OFFICE RETURN

Sydney (Tribune International, Premier Office Release, 4 Oct 2020): Public Servants across the NSW Government will begin returning to work in the office in coming weeks as part of a COVID Safe... Read more »

MORRISON GOVERNMENT DELIVERS $7.5 BILLION BOOST FOR TRANSPORT INFRASTRUCTURE ACROSS NATION

Canberra (Tribune International, PM Office Release, 5 October 2020): A $7.5 billion new investment in national transport infrastructure will boost the national economy, deliver safer roads and create thousands of jobs as... Read more »

POLICE COMMANDS MUST BE FULLY STAFFED TO DEAL WITH OUTBREAK OF GUN VIOLENCE

Sydney (Tribune International, Lynda Voltz Office Release, 3 Sep 2020): Labor is calling on Police Minister David Elliott to make sure Police Area Commands and Police Districts are not left short staffed... Read more »

DIGITAL BUSINESS PLAN TO DRIVE AUSTRALIA’S ECONOMIC RECOVERY

Canberra (Tribune International, PM Office Release, 29 Sep 2020): The Morrison Government is investing almost $800 million to enable businesses to take advantage of digital technologies to grow their businesses and create... Read more »

No New Cases of COVID-19 Were Diagnosed In The Last 24 Hours – CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Health Release, 28 Sep 2020): No new cases of COVID-19 were diagnosed in the 24 hours to 8pm last night, with the total number of cases in NSW... Read more »

Jodi McKay holds meeting with multicultural festivals organisers

Sydney (Tribune International, a report by Sarwat Hassan, 21 Sep 20); Honourable Jodi Leyanne McKay, the leader of the opposition NSW parliament together with Hon Lynda Voltz, MP,  and Hon Jihad Dib,... Read more »

SMALL BUSINESSES ENCOURAGED TO APPLY FOR SOUTHERN BORDER GRANT

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Treasurer Office Release, 19 September 2020): Eligible NSW small businesses impacted by the closure of the NSW and Victorian border are now benefiting from the $45 million Southern... Read more »