Our Jobs Leading Indicator still suggests strong jobs grth ahead. Covid scares are a risk (Vic to impact this mth) & some slowing is inevitable in jobs grth..but its likely unemployment will be just < 5% by year end. It probably needs to be ~4% for sustained decent wages grth tho
Vic gov has declared a state energy emergency after the Yallourn power station and coal mine was damaged in recent flooding.
In a statement the Vic government says the Prolonged Power Outage Payment of $1680 per week will be "for up to three weeks " and will support around 7,000 households, here is the statement: #vicfloods #vicstorms #powerpayment
Today, how a NSW wildlife refuge, Potoroo Palace, is linked to the Russian aristocracy from the time of the last Tsar. Alexandra Seddon is Richard's guest today. Listen 1105 ABC Local (not Vic); 305PM @RadioNational (CW: childhood abuse, historic suicide) Podcast to follow
Morrison's agenda crystal clear: blame @DanielAndrewsMP for the national recession, despite ABS data showing we were in recession before 2nd Vic lockdown. Murdoch agenda equally clear: whatever support #ScottyFromMarketing needs to prosecute the above. #MurdochCancerOnDemocracy
UPDATE: GOOD NEWS! Tickets for #BTS #BREAKTHESILENCE_THEMOVIE are now on sale from 11pm Thurs Aug 13, set your alarms ⏰? @bts_bighit #방탄소년단 #BREAKTHESILENCE_THEMOVIE @BTS_twt *Our Melb cinemas are closed in line with the advice from the VIC Gov. We will see you soon!
BREAKING NEWS: We will not pursue negotiations with Vic Beasley this offseason.