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Federal election 2019: all eyes turn to Reserve Bank – politics live

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The economy is again in the spotlight, as both parties wait to hear if the bank will cut interest rates. All the day’s events, live 12.23am BST We’ll easily reach more than a million voters by the end of pre-poll today:
Prepoll votes cast in the 2019 federal election was just over 255,000 on Monday. Total prepoll is now 915,000 since early voting commenced a week ago. #ausvotes #auspol 12.15am BST Lots of talk of multinational tax avoidance lately. Chris Bowen has expanded on Labor’s plans:Labor will introduce a tax haven blacklist to appropriately vet investments from countries that fail to comply with international standards.Under Labor, companies that operate out of the most notorious tax havens will be prevented from engaging in tax avoidance activities in Australia. Continue reading…



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Publish date : 2019-05-06 23:23:12

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