Water Supply Audio

THU 7 NOV - Extra drought package announced

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The Government announces a plan to get more people with disabilities in employment; a Brisbane school launches a program to help students


THU 7 NOV - Gov t offers cheap drought loans

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Cheap loans for farmers is part of the government's drought response. But some doubt that's what's needed; And it looks like the remote South


THU 24 OCT - Farmers await new drought stimulus package

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Farmers wait anxiously as Cabinet finalises a new bush stimulus program; Donald Trump lifts US sanctions on Turkey and claims a "great success"


WED 23 OCT - Drought policy reactions

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Since the National Farmers Federation drought policy was announced, how have Australians reacted to it?; British Parliament won't allow Boris


THU 17 OCT - Govt boosts drought payments

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The Government steps up its drought response with one-off welfare payments, but will it bring much relief for those in the depths of financial


FRI 27 SEP - Ridsdale abuse survivor reaches landmark settlement with

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The Catholic Church has reached a landmark settlement with a survivor of paedophile priest Gerald Ridsdale; Jody Gore a West Australian woman


TUE 24 SEPT - Milne warns climate protests aren t enough

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Scott Morrison calls for tougher trade rules on China during his US trip, while Labor calls for Australia to play a more active role in shaping


SAT 21 SEPT - PM defends open markets on US visit

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Prime Minister Scott Morrison upbeat one day into his first formal visit to the United States; Indonesia suspends a law that would criminalise


MON 16 SEP - Oil price shock could follow Saudi attack

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Reverberations from the attack on Saudi oil production - could a 70's-style oil price shock be around the corner? As the Government pushes to


Severe PET supply constraints cast cloud over nearing peak summer


Europe's polyethylene terephthalate market is set to face a supply drought in the foreseeable future amid lingering scarcity of feedstock