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MIL-OSI Australia: Government committed to superannuation reform

By   /  January 31, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, CTF, DJF, English, KB, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, superannuation, Trade, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Government committed to superannuation reform

Source: Australian Treasurer In a surprising turnaround, Shadow Minister for Financial Services Clare O’Neil has called for superannuation reforms to help protect members while addressing the Superannuation Chair Forum in Victoria yesterday, despite Labor blocking the Coalition Government’s superannuation reforms, which do exactly that, for years. While the Coalition has been leading the charge to […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Initial Coin Offerings – Issues Paper released

By   /  January 31, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Business, Commerce, Consultation, Consumer Protection, consumers, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, FinTech, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Technology, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Initial Coin Offerings – Issues Paper released

Source: Australian Treasurer The Morrison Government is committed to ensuring Australia is a global leader in FinTech by supporting developments in financial technology innovation that have a positive impact on our economy, while ensuring that consumers are well-informed and protected against risks. The Government released an Issues Paper today seeking feedback on initial coin offerings […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Address to the Superannuation Chair ForumYarra Valley

By   /  January 31, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking, Banking and Finance, CTF, Culture, DJF, Economy, English, Investment, Justice, KB, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Taxation, Trade, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Address to the Superannuation Chair ForumYarra Valley

Source: Australian Treasurer Introduction Thank you for that introduction. It is a pleasure to be here today among superannuation and investment committee chairs and executives – individuals who are responsible for an integral part of Australia’s financial system. I am pleased to see the attendance at this forum, with a focus on developing capability within […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Doorstop interview, Camberwell, Victoria

By   /  January 31, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian State Governments, Australian Treasurer, Banking, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economics, Economy, Education, Elections, Employment, English, Environment, Exports, Fiji, Health, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, tax, Taxation, Technology, Trade, Treasury, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Doorstop interview, Camberwell, Victoria

Source: Australian Treasurer Subjects: Labor’s retiree’s tax; Australian economy; Oliver Yates; climate change; energy policy; coal; jobs; federal election; and Banking Royal Commission Report. JOSH FRYDENBERG: Good afternoon. Today Chris Bowen offended over one million Australians, dismissing their real and deep concerns, about Labor’s retiree’s tax, and arrogantly telling them, to vote against Labor. These […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Arrangements for the release of the final report of the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry

By   /  January 29, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking, Banking and Finance, CTF, DJF, English, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Arrangements for the release of the final report of the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry

Source: Australian Treasurer The Australian Government will receive the final report of the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry on Friday 1 February 2019. The final report will be publicly released at 4.10pm on Monday 4 February 2019, following the close of trading on the ASX. Following its release, […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: New banks to provide Australians with more choice

By   /  January 22, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking, Banking and Finance, Banks, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, English, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: New banks to provide Australians with more choice

Source: Australian Treasurer The Coalition Government’s reforms to increase competition in the banking sector are working, with Volt Bank becoming the first bank to transition from a restricted licence to a full licence today. The restricted licensing framework was introduced by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) in May 2018 to make it easier for […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Consultation on amendments to reduce ASIC’s search fees and amend the industry funding model

By   /  January 22, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Business, Commerce, Consultation, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Trade, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Consultation on amendments to reduce ASIC’s search fees and amend the industry funding model

Source: Australian Treasurer In line with the Morrison Government’s commitments, today I am releasing for public consultation draft regulatory amendments to reduce and remove the fees for accessing certain information from the online business registries maintained by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC). The draft Regulations provides an exemption to journalists for ASIC’s registry […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Address to the Sydney Institute, ‘Creating opportunity and encouraging aspiration: The key to a growing economy and a stronger Australia’

By   /  January 22, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Australian Cities, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, China, Commerce, CTF, Culture, Defence, DJF, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Environment, Exports, Fiscal Updates, fish, Global Economy, Health, Imports, Intelligence, International Monetary Fund, Investment, Japan, KB, Korea, law, Legal, Melbourne, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Peoples Republic Of China, Political Parties, Politics, Queensland, Security, South Australia, Sydney, Tasmania, Technology, Trade, Treasury, United States of America, West Australia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Address to the Sydney Institute, ‘Creating opportunity and encouraging aspiration: The key to a growing economy and a stronger Australia’

Source: Australian Treasurer “Aussie Rules: what Australia can teach the world”, screamed the headline of The Economist last November. An in-depth analysis of the Australian economy and our remarkable 27 years of uninterrupted economic growth. A growth story which both sides of politics have contributed to. It has been on the Coalition’s watch that the […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: The Coalition Government’s record of support for small business

By   /  January 22, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking and Finance, Business, China, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Education, English, Japan, KB, Korea, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Peoples Republic Of China, Republic of Korea, Trade, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: The Coalition Government’s record of support for small business

Source: Australian Treasurer Joint media release with Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash Minister for Small and Family Business, Skills and Vocational Education Bill Shorten and the Labor Party simply cannot be trusted when it comes to supporting small and family businesses.  When Labor was last in government, 519,000 jobs were lost in the small business […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Jon Faine, Morings, ABC Radio Melbourne

By   /  January 22, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian State Governments, Australian Treasurer, Banking, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, CTF, Defence, DJF, Economics, Economy, Employment, English, fish, Intelligence, KB, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, Melbourne, MIL OSI, NATO, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Political Parties, Politics, Security, Tasmania, Trade, Treasury, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Jon Faine, Morings, ABC Radio Melbourne

Source: Australian Treasurer JON FAINE: This year’s Federal election will as much as anything be about the economy. Elections always are. Josh Frydenberg, a leading Victorian Liberal is the Member for Kooyong and the Treasurer in Scott Morrison’s Federal Government. Mr Frydenberg, good morning to you, happy New Year. JOSH FRYDENBERG: Nice to be with […]

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