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MIL-OSI Australia: Strengthening APRA governance

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  24-7, appointments, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking, Banking and Finance, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Strengthening APRA governance

Source: Australian Treasurer The Turnbull Government has strengthened the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) by legislating that a second Deputy Chair to be created. This newly-created position will ensure APRA has the capabilities to effectively carry out its mandate. I intend to nominate Mr John Lonsdale for a five year term to fill this second […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Board appointments – National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation

By   /  August 13, 2018  /  24-7, appointments, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, Commerce, Economy, English, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Taxation, Trade, Treasury, United Kingdom, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Board appointments – National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation

Source: Australian Treasurer Joint media release withThe Hon. Michael Sukkar MPAssistant Minister to the Treasurer The Government is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr David Cant, Ms Teresa Dyson, Mr Adrian Harrington and Ms Kylie Rampa as part-time Members of the National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) Board. They will join Mr Brendan […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Appointment and reappointment to the Payments System Board

By   /  August 1, 2018  /  24-7, appointments, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking and Finance, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Appointment and reappointment to the Payments System Board

Source: Australian Treasurer Today I announce the appointment of Mr Greg Storey as a part-time member of the Payments System Board (the PSB) for a five-year term and the reappointment of Ms Gina Cass-Gottlieb as a part time member for a further five-year term. Mr Storey is a highly regarded industry professional with experience and […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Appointment – full-time Chair – Productivity Commission

By   /  July 13, 2018  /  24-7, appointments, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking and Finance, English, Fiscal Updates, Health, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Trade, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Appointment – full-time Chair – Productivity Commission

Source: Australian Treasurer I am pleased to announce that the Governor-General has appointed Mr Michael Brennan as the full-time Chair (and Commissioner) of the Productivity Commission (PC) for a five-year period commencing from 11 September 2018. In April 2018, I requested that the Secretary to the Treasury, Mr John Fraser undertake a full merit-based selection […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: John Fraser

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  24-7, appointments, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Budget, Business, Commerce, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: John Fraser

Source: Australian Treasurer I pay tribute to Mr John Fraser who after three and a half years has resigned his role as Secretary of the Department of Treasury. During his tenure as Secretary to the Treasury we have seen major economic reform, most notably personal tax relief for all Australians and more competitive tax rates […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Resignation of Mr John Fraser as Secretary of Treasury

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  24-7, APEC, appointments, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, Commerce, English, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Singapore, South Australia, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Resignation of Mr John Fraser as Secretary of Treasury

Source: Australian Treasurer As Treasurer I would like to thank and pay tribute to Mr John Fraser for his leadership as Secretary of the Department of Treasury for the last three and a half years. Since his appointment in January 2015, Mr Fraser has provided exemplary leadership and advice on economic and financial issues. In […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Reappointment of part-time Chairperson to the Commonwealth Grants Commission

By   /  July 6, 2018  /  24-7, appointments, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, English, Fiscal Updates, goods and services tax, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Reappointment of part-time Chairperson to the Commonwealth Grants Commission

Source: Australian Treasurer The Government has reappointed Mr Greg Smith as the part-time Chairperson to the Commonwealth Grants Commission for a further two-year period. The Commonwealth Grants Commission is a statutory authority whose role is to provide advice to the Government on how the revenues raised from the Goods and Services Tax (GST) should be […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Appointment of new Deputy Chairperson to the Australian Securities and Investments Commission

By   /  June 22, 2018  /  24-7, appointments, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking, Economy, English, Finance, Investment, investments, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Appointment of new Deputy Chairperson to the Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Source: Australian Treasurer I am pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Daniel Crennan QC as a new Deputy Chairperson to the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) for a period of five years from 16 July 2018. ASIC is the independent Australian regulatory agency responsible for administering our world-leading corporate and financial markets regulatory […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Appointment of inaugural National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation chair

By   /  June 20, 2018  /  24-7, appointments, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, Commerce, Economy, English, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Sydney, Technology, Trade, Treasury, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Appointment of inaugural National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation chair

Source: Australian Treasurer Joint media release withThe Hon Michael Sukkar MPAssistant Minister to the Treasurer I am pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Brendan Crotty as the inaugural National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) Chair for a period of 3 years. Mr Crotty will formally commence his appointment following passage of the enabling […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Reappointments to the Australian Reinsurance Pool Corporation

By   /  June 5, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, appointments, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Business, Commerce, Economy, English, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Trade, Treasury, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Reappointments to the Australian Reinsurance Pool Corporation

Source: Australian Treasurer The Minister for Revenue and Financial Services, the Hon Kelly O’Dwyer MP, today announced the reappointments of Ms Elaine Collins, Ms Janet Torney and Mr John Peberdy as part-time members of the Australian Reinsurance Pool Corporation Board (ARPC). “Ms Collins, Ms Torney and Mr Peberdy have been valuable part-time members of the […]

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