• ISSN 2203-5249 RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2015-16 25 AUGUST 2016 Monthly Statistical Bulletin—August 2016 Statistics and Mapping Section The Statistics and Mapping Section produces a selection of the latest economic and social statistics in this Monthly Statistical Bulletin which is updated at the beginning of each month. As a companion to
    Date: 25/08/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/WUKX6 - Source: MONTHLY STATISTICAL BULLE... - Author: JOHNSON, Sue, (DPS)

  • The Dairy Industry - an update Richard Webb/Wikimedia Commons Posted 19/08/2016 by Rob Dossor The dairy industry continues to feature prominently in the media with the ABC’s Four Corners program a recent example. The focus has largely been on the conduct of the major milk processors, Murray Goulburn (MG—a dairy
    Date: 19/08/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4771567 - Source: FlagPost - Author: DOSSOR, Robert

  • Milk prices: What’s really happening Posted 23/06/2016 by Rob Dossor In April and May 2016, Australia’s two largest dairy processors, Murray Goulburn (MG) and Fonterra retrospectively lowered the price they would pay their suppliers for milk. With effect from 1 July 2015 they would pay between $4.75 and $5.00 per
    Date: 23/06/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4659020 - Source: FlagPost - Author: DOSSOR, Robert

  • ISSN 2203-5249 RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2015-16 15 JUNE 2016 Development and overseas aid statistics: a quick guide to key internet links Dr Cameron Hill Foreign Affairs, Defence and Security Poverty, development and humanitarian issues Global poverty and development • World Economic Databases, International Monetary Fund (IMF): economic data and forecasts
    Date: 15/06/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4630921 - Source: Research Paper Series (Pa... - Author: HILL, Cameron

  • Changes to the Foreign Investment Review Board tax conditions aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Parliamentary_Departments/Parliamentary_Library/FlagPost/2016/June/FIRB_tax_conditions Posted 10/06/2016 by Jaan Murphy In February 2014, Treasurer Joe Hockey stated that the tax affairs of foreign investors would be taken into account when foreign investment proposals were considered by the Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB). In February 2016,
    Date: 10/06/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4634992 - Source: FlagPost - Author: MURPHY, Jaan

  • ISSN 2203-5249 Parliamentary remuneration and entitlements: 2016 update RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2015-16 9 JUNE 2016 Parliamentary remuneration and entitlements: 2016 update Cathy Madden, Deirdre McKeown Politics and Public Administration Section Contents Introduction ................................................................................................ 3 Executive responsibility .................................................................................... 3 Parliamentary departments ............................................................................. 3 Department of Finance .................................................................................... 3 Parliamentary base salary
    Date: 09/06/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4618588 - Source: Research Paper Series (Pa... - Author: MADDEN, Cathy - MCKE...

  • ISSN 2203-5249 RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2015-16 9 JUNE 2016 The base salary for senators and members: 2016 update Cathy Madden, Deirdre McKeown, Politics and Public Administration Section Sue Johnson, Statistics and Mapping Section Contents Introduction ................................................................................................ 2 Constitutional and legislative basis for payment ........................................... 2 Remuneration Tribunal ................................................................................ 2 Parliamentary
    Date: 09/06/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4618589 - Source: Research Paper Series (Pa... - Author: MADDEN, Cathy - MCKE...

  • A smaller ‘Indo-Pacific’: more detail on Australia’s 2015-16 aid cuts Posted 24/05/2016 by Cameron Hill Image source: Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (click hyperlink to enlarge) In the wake of further reductions to Australia’s Official Development Assistance (ODA) programs in the 2016-17 Budget, recent government responses to Questions on
    Date: 24/05/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4586316 - Source: FlagPost - Author: HILL, Cameron

  • July 17, 2015 Future Fund: budget treatment Posted 20/05/2016 by Richard Webb Future Fund (FF) net earnings (gross earnings less associated costs) are currently excluded from the underlying cash balance measure of the budget outcome. This will change on 1 July 2020 when payments from the FF begin. Then, all
    Date: 20/05/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4582366 - Source: FlagPost - Author: WEBB, Richard, (DPL)

  • ISSN 1328-8091 Warning: All viewers of this digest are advised to visit the disclaimer appearing at the end of this document. The disclaimer sets out the status and purpose of the digest. BILLS DIGEST NO. 116, 2015-16 4 MAY 2016 Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2016 Measures No. 1) Bill
    Date: 04/05/2016 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/4541053 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: SANYAL, Kali

  • ISSN 1328-8091 Warning: All viewers of this digest are advised to visit the disclaimer appearing at the end of this document. The disclaimer sets out the status and purpose of the digest. BILLS DIGEST NO. 117, 2015-16 4 MAY 2016 Tax Laws Amendment (Tax Incentives for Innovation) Bill 2016 Dr.
    Date: 04/05/2016 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/4541100 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: GUPTA, Nitin

  • ISSN 2203-5249 RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2015-16 4 MAY 2016 The 2016-17 Budget: a quick guide Daniel Weight; Paul Davidson; Adrian Makeham-Kirchner; David Watt; Ilona Bartsch; Hannah Gobbett Economics; Foreign Affairs; Defence and Security; Social Policy; and Politics and Public Administration Sections Background The 2016-17 Budget was unusual in that the
    Date: 04/05/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4543022 - Source: Research Paper Series (Pa... - Author: WEIGHT, Daniel - DAV...

  • ISSN 1328-8091 Warning: All viewers of this digest are advised to visit the disclaimer appearing at the end of this document. The disclaimer sets out the status and purpose of the digest. BILLS DIGEST NO. 115, 2015-16 3 MAY 2016 Supply Bill (No.1) 2016-17 [and] Supply Bill (No. 2) 2016-17
    Date: 03/05/2016 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/4538817 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: PYBURNE, Paula - WEI...

  • ISSN 1328-8091 Warning: All viewers of this digest are advised to visit the disclaimer appearing at the end of this document. The disclaimer sets out the status and purpose of the digest. BILLS DIGEST NO. 112, 2015-16 29 APRIL 2016 National Disability Insurance Scheme Savings Fund Special Account Bill 2016
    Date: 29/04/2016 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/4529640 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: PYBURNE, Paula

  • ISSN 1328-8091 Warning: All viewers of this digest are advised to visit the disclaimer appearing at the end of this document. The disclaimer sets out the status and purpose of the digest. BILLS DIGEST NO. 113, 2015-16 29 APRIL 2016 Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility Bill 2016 [and] Northern Australia Infrastructure
    Date: 29/04/2016 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/4529663 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: DOSSOR, Robert