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MIL-OSI Australia: Consultation on $2 billion SME securitisation fund

By   /  December 21, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Education, Employment, English, financial services, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, small businesses, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Consultation on $2 billion SME securitisation fund

Source: Australian Treasurer Joint media release with Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash Minister for Small and Family Business, Skills and Vocational Education Australian small businesses are a step closer to getting better access to more competitive finance, with the Liberal National Government releasing exposure draft legislation on the establishment of the $2 billion Australian Business Securitisation […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Consumer Data Right Rules, Standards & Timeline

By   /  December 21, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking, Banking and Finance, CTF, DJF, English, FinTech, KB, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Technology, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Consumer Data Right Rules, Standards & Timeline

Source: Australian Treasurer The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has released the Consumer Data Right Rules outline for Open Banking, an initiative that will enable consumers to better compare prices and switch between products and providers in the banking sector. The rules detail the principles with which Open Banking participants will need to comply. […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Preventing multinational tax avoidance by strengthening Australia’s tax treaties

By   /  December 21, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, CTF, DJF, English, France, Japan, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, tax avoidance, tax system, Treasury, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Preventing multinational tax avoidance by strengthening Australia’s tax treaties

Source: Australian Treasurer The entry into force of the Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting from 1 January 2019 again shows the commitment of the Morrison Government to make sure multinationals pay their fair share of tax to Australia. The Convention, commonly known as the OECD Multilateral Instrument, […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Tony Jones, Mornings, 3AW

By   /  December 19, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, Commerce, Commodities, CTF, Defence, DJF, economic conditions, economic outlook, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Fiscal Updates, Fisheries, Health, Inflation, Intelligence, Investment, KB, Labour, Melbourne, MIL OSI, myefo, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Politics, Security, Trade, Treasury, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Tony Jones, Mornings, 3AW

Source: Australian Treasurer Subjects: Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook; and federal election. TONY JONES: Little embarrassing to think that the Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has been sitting on the phone listening to all that garbage. But anyway, not your garbage, Jane, more mine. He does join us on the phone because the Mid-Year budget review […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Kieran Gilbert and Laura Jayes, AM Agenda, Sky News

By   /  December 18, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking and Finance, Budget, CTF, DJF, Economics, Economy, Employment, English, Fiscal Updates, KB, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Trade, Treasury, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Kieran Gilbert and Laura Jayes, AM Agenda, Sky News

Source: Australian Treasurer JAYES: Let’s go live now to Brisbane, the Assistant Treasurer, Stuart Robert joins us. Stuart Robert, thank you for your time. Andrew Broad, a distraction or something more serious? ROBERT: Well, I think it’s certainly a distraction from the main message which is the rapid return to surplus after ten years and […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Michael Usher, Sunrise, Channel 7

By   /  December 18, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking and Finance, Budget, CTF, Defence, DJF, economic outlook, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Fiscal Updates, Health, Inflation, Intelligence, Investment, KB, Labour, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Politicians, Security, Trade, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Michael Usher, Sunrise, Channel 7

Source: Australian Treasurer Subjects: Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook; and Andrew Broad. MICHAEL USHER: Mr Frydenberg, good Morning to you. JOSH FRYDENBERG: Nice to be with you. MICHAEL USHER: Look, Mr Broad’s behaviour, this sleazy behaviour overshadowed your surplus yesterday. Are you furious at Mr Broad, your Coalition colleague? JOSH FRYDENBERG: Well clearly his conduct […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Inaugural interim report on Northern Australia insurance released

By   /  December 18, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking, Banking and Finance, CTF, DJF, English, Exploration, KB, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Republic of Korea, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Inaugural interim report on Northern Australia insurance released

Source: Australian Treasurer The Morrison Government welcomes the release of the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) first interim report into the supply of residential building, contents and strata insurance in Northern Australia. This is the first report of a multi-year investigation beginning in July 2017 into the affordability and availability of insurance in Northern […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Chris Smith, Breakfast Show, 2GB

By   /  December 18, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Budget, Business, China, Commerce, Commodities, CTF, Defence, DJF, economic outlook, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Fiscal Updates, Health, Intelligence, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Peoples Republic Of China, Politicians, Security, Trade, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Chris Smith, Breakfast Show, 2GB

Source: Australian Treasurer Subjects: Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook. CHRIS SMITH: Treasurer, welcome to the program. JOSH FRYDENBERG: Chris, good to be in your great city. CHRIS SMITH: Your good news didn’t last long. I made mention of that because all of a sudden, as you were popping champagne corks and telling us the good […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Gift card regulations a big win for consumers and businesses

By   /  December 17, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Business, Commerce, consumers, CTF, DJF, English, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Gift card regulations a big win for consumers and businesses

Source: Australian Treasurer People will be better off from the Morrison Government’s gift cards reforms, which passed Parliament in October. Under the Morrison Government’s reforms, gift cards will have a minimum three year expiry period with the expiry date clearly disclosed on the card itself, reducing the level of loss from expired gift cards. Regulations […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: 2018-19 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

By   /  December 17, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, economic outlook, Economy, Employment, English, Exports, Fiscal Updates, Health, Investment, Justice, KB, Labour, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: 2018-19 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

Source: Australian Treasurer Joint media release withThe Senator the Hon Mathias Cormann MPMinister for Finance and the Public Service The Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook confirms the strength of the Australian economy and that the Budget will return to surplus as part of the Government’s plan to guarantee the essential services which Australians rely on. […]

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