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MIL-OSI Australia: Consultation on removing the GST on feminine hygiene products

By   /  October 8, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, English, goods and services tax, Health, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, tax, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Consultation on removing the GST on feminine hygiene products

Source: Australian Treasurer Joint media release withThe Hon. Kelly O’Dwyer MPMinister for WomenThe Hon. Greg Hunt MPMinister for Health The Coalition Government is getting on with the job of removing the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on feminine hygiene products. Consultation is starting today on a proposed definition of feminine hygiene products, which will confirm […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Alan Jones, Breakfast, 2GB and 4BC

By   /  October 4, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Budget, Business, Commerce, Defence, Education, Employment, England, English, Environment, Fiscal Updates, France, Germany, goods and services tax, Health, Intelligence, Justice, law, MIL OSI, New South Wales, New Zealand, Northern Territory, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Queensland, Security, South Australia, Tasmania, Trade, Treasury, Weather, West Australia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Alan Jones, Breakfast, 2GB and 4BC

Source: Australian Treasurer ALAN JONES: Treasurer, good morning. JOSH FRYDENBERG: Nice to be with you Alan and glad to hear you’re taking up fencing. ALAN JONES: That’s enough out of you. Isn’t it true, I mean, I know you’re new to this and most probably as hypnotised by some of it as all of us, […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Carrie Bickmore, Madeleine West, Pete Helliar and Hamish Macdonald, The Project, Channel Ten

By   /  October 4, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Defence, English, goods and services tax, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Security, tax, tax regulations, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Carrie Bickmore, Madeleine West, Pete Helliar and Hamish Macdonald, The Project, Channel Ten

Source: Australian Treasurer Subjects: Removal of GST on feminine hygiene products; and GST reform. CARRIE BICKMORE: Josh, great day today, but let’s get to it. If we can axe the tampon tax, why can’t we remove the GST on things like breast pumps and nipple shields.  JOSH FRYDENBERG: Well, we are keeping it to feminine […]

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

By   /  October 3, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking, Banking and Finance, Budget, Culture, English, Exploration, goods and services tax, mass media, MIL OSI, Mining, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, states and territories, Tasmania, tax, Trade, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Jon Faine, Mornings, ABC Radio Melbourne

Source: Australian Treasurer Subjects: Council on Federal Financial Relations; GST distribution; Royal Commission interim report; and the ABC. JON FAINE: Josh Frydenberg, good morning to you. JOSH FRYDENBERG: Nice to be with you Jon. JON FAINE: A bank of Treasurers? JOSH FRYDENBERG: Well certainly they use a bank more often than most. JON FAINE: So […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Fran Kelly, RN Breakfast, ABC Radio National

By   /  October 3, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian State Governments, Australian Treasurer, Banking, Banking and Finance, Budget, English, Fisheries, goods and services tax, Health, Media Intelligence, Melbourne, MIL OSI, Northern Territory, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Sydney, Tasmania, tax, Technology, Trade, Treasury, United Kingdom, United States of America, West Australia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Fran Kelly, RN Breakfast, ABC Radio National

Source: Australian Treasurer Subjects: Removal of GST on feminine hygiene products; GST reform; digital tax; and Labor’s housing tax. FRAN KELLY: Treasurer, welcome back to Breakfast. JOSH FRYDENBERG: Nice to be with you, Fran. FRAN KELLY: First to the tampon tax. How confident are you of getting agreement today to scrap this tax? JOSH FRYDENBERG: […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Laura Jayes, First Edition, Sky News

By   /  October 3, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Banking, Banking and Finance, Culture, English, Exploration, goods and services tax, Melbourne, MIL OSI, Mining, Northern Territory, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, states and territories, Tasmania, tax, Trade, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Interview with Laura Jayes, First Edition, Sky News

Source: Australian Treasurer Subjects: Removal of GST on feminine hygiene products; GST reform; and Royal Commission. LAURA JAYES: Josh Frydenberg, once again, thanks for your time. Let’s start with the easy one, it seems that all state and territory counterparts are on board with removing the GST from tampons. Is today just a formality and […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Council on Federal Financial Relations meeting

By   /  October 3, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, English, Fiscal Updates, goods and services tax, Health, Melbourne, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, states and territories, tax, Trade, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Council on Federal Financial Relations meeting

Source: Australian Treasurer Today the Council on Federal Financial Relations (CFFR) met in Melbourne. Significantly, there was unanimous agreement to remove the GST on feminine hygiene products, after the Commonwealth placed this important issue on the agenda. Common-sense has prevailed and this reform is long overdue. The GST will be removed on feminine hygiene products […]

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