LIVE: Environment Minister Tanya Plibersek announces new EPA | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

LIVE: Environment Minister Tanya Plibersek announces new EPA | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

LIVE: Environment Minister Tanya Plibersek announces new EPA | ABC News  ABC News (Australia) EPA to receive greater oversight in environmental law change: Tanya Plibersek  Sydney Morning Herald ‘Things have to change’, Tanya Plibersek announces environmental law overhaul, new EPA  The Examiner Government to establish federal environmental protection agency in major overhaul of Australia’s environmental laws  ABC News View … Read more

Anthony Albanese tells NSW and Queensland to impose its own cap on coal prior to National Cabinet on Friday

Anthony Albanese tells NSW and Queensland to impose its own cap on coal prior to National Cabinet on Friday

Anthony Albanese has told two states to impose its own price caps after the premiers flagged the need for compensation over fears about lost royalties. The Prime Minister told New South Wales and Queensland on Tuesday about a proposal to introduce its own caps rather than the Commonwealth, The Australian reports. He also suggested parliaments … Read more

Government and opposition MPs to visit Taiwan as part of Australian parliamentary delegation

Government and opposition MPs to visit Taiwan as part of Australian parliamentary delegation

Six federal politicians from both Labor and the Coalition will travel to Taiwan next week, in the first visit from an Australian parliamentary delegation in years. Key points: Mr Albanese says visits to Taiwan by backbenchers are not unusual He says Australia’s position on China and Taiwan remains bipartisan Some of the delegation heading to Taiwan are reluctant to drum … Read more

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese praises Riverland’s resilience ahead of predicted River Murray flood peak

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese praises Riverland’s resilience ahead of predicted River Murray flood peak

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has spent the morning inspecting levee banks and a rising River Murray at Renmark as South Australia’s Riverland prepares for flooding in the coming weeks.  Key points: Prime Minister Anthony Albanese visited Renmark to look at flood preparation The Murray has reached the same level as the 1974 flood Police have … Read more

Labor gets its workplace changes through parliament in the nick of time | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Labor gets its workplace changes through parliament in the nick of time | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Labor gets its workplace changes through parliament in the nick of time | ABC News  ABC News (Australia) Everything you need to know about Jobseeker and how your payment could increase  7NEWS Labor gets its workplace changes through in the nick of time after late-night Senate sitting  ABC News View Full coverage on Google News

Finland’s Prime Minister Sanna Marin says Europe ‘too dependent’ on technologies, energy from authoritarian states

Finland’s Prime Minister Sanna Marin says Europe ‘too dependent’ on technologies, energy from authoritarian states

Finland’s Prime Minister Sanna Marin has used a speech in Sydney to warn that democracies must build “common lifelines” to wean themselves off critical technologies and energy from authoritarian states like Russia and China. Key points: Sanna Marin has been a vocal critic of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, rallying Western countries to enact sanctions Ms … Read more

Anthony Albanese extends olive branch to business groups staunchly opposed to workplace law changes

Anthony Albanese extends olive branch to business groups staunchly opposed to workplace law changes

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has told business leaders he does not want disagreement over controversial industrial-relations changes to define the relationship between his government and the business community.  Key points: The Prime Minister says he does not expect everyone to agree with the changes The government’s industrial relations bill is set to pass parliament this … Read more

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews' victory speech in full | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews' victory speech in full | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews’ victory speech in full | ABC News  ABC News (Australia) 9News unveils the ‘Hallowed Turf’ to mark pollies getting the boot  9News Media ‘barely’ mentioned Andrews government’s ‘incompetent’ COVID-19 handling  Sky News Australia Dan Andrews admitted to ‘never’ handing out how-to-vote cards in Victoria  Sky News Australia View Full coverage on Google News

LIVE: 2022 Victoria Election – results and analysis from ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

LIVE: 2022 Victoria Election – results and analysis from ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

LIVE: 2022 Victoria Election – results and analysis from ABC News  ABC News (Australia) Huge change coming for Victoria  news.com.au Dan Andrews admitted to ‘never’ handing out how-to-vote cards in Victoria  Sky News Australia Media ‘barely’ mentioned Andrews government’s ‘incompetent’ COVID-19 handling  Sky News Australia View Full coverage on Google News

Anthony Albanese asks reporter ‘are you serious?’ as he responds to ‘accountability’ question at Canberra press conference

Anthony Albanese asks reporter ‘are you serious?’ as he responds to ‘accountability’ question at Canberra press conference

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has defended his press conference appearances after being quizzed on his recent record in fronting up to the media in Canberra.   Mr Albanese spoke to reporters in the nation’s capital on Friday to outline details of the inquiry into his predecessor Scott Morrison’s secret ministries. After delivering his remarks on the … Read more