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Renew Economy Friday, June 11, 2021 - 07:41 Source

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Your Democracy Friday, June 11, 2021 - 07:35 Source

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MacroBusiness Friday, June 11, 2021 - 06:56 Source

Forex finally got what it was asking for: lot’s of US inflation. But, as expected it was a bust for markets that have long priced it. They are now moving quickly towards the MB position of disinflationary shock. DXY and EUR barely moved: The Australian dollar remained thoroughly rangebound as well: Gold and oil lifted:

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Your Democracy Friday, June 11, 2021 - 06:45 Source

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Renew Economy Friday, June 11, 2021 - 06:04 Source

The day is arriving when developed country trading partners consider measures that will tax Australia's exports of aluminium and steel.

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New Politics Friday, June 11, 2021 - 00:15 Source

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MacroBusiness Friday, June 11, 2021 - 00:10 Source

MB has comprehensively debunked Australia’s claimed $40 billion of education exports, which are wildly exaggerated. In a nutshell, the majority of education ‘exports’ comes in the form of expenditure on goods and services in Australia, as explicitly acknowledged in a recent Mitchell Institute report: The majority of the $20 billion loss of economic value is

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MacroBusiness Friday, June 11, 2021 - 00:05 Source

In the week ended 10 June, the CoreLogic daily dwelling values index surged another 0.45%: Sydney’s led the way again, with dwelling values rising another 0.63%. All other major capitals except Perth also rose strongly in value: Quarterly price growth remains turbo-charged at 6.91% across the five major capitals. Sydney (9.02%) continues to lead the

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MacroBusiness Friday, June 11, 2021 - 00:01 Source

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: In a world first, El Salvador makes bitcoin legal tender – Reuters Hot inflation may have become scorching in May and is expected to hit a 28-year high – CNBC Controlling Rates Is More Complicated Than You Think – St. Louis Fed Fed’s reverse repo volume hits all-time high

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Your Democracy Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 20:57 Source

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Home Affairs Minister Karen Andrews has put paid to hopes the Tamil family being held on Christmas Island could be returned to Australia or resettled in another country.

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Your Democracy Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 17:22 Source

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WixxyLeaks Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 17:07 Source

Does Andrew Laming MP have a reputation left to save?

Andrew Laming is a man keen to save his reputation as a politician of little or no consequence. The Member for Bowman has been in parliament since 2004. 17 years of moss gathering.

But we can criticise him all we like, that’s easy, but up until this year at least he could proudly say that hardly anybody knew who he was. How times have changed. 

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MacroBusiness Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 17:00 Source

A more positive tone is setting in across stock markets in Asia following quite a mixed week so far as we all anticipate the Fed’s next move after tonights latest US inflation print. The ECB is meeting as well but seems to have been factored in, although USD is gaining ground against both Euro and

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Renew Economy Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 16:48 Source

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Renew Economy Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 15:12 Source

The Queensland government will ramp up its investments in clean energy and green manufacturing, through a $2 billion renewable and hydrogen fund.

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Renew Economy Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 15:06 Source

Largest solar tower with storage project in Latin America opened in Chile's Altacama Desert.

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Renew Economy Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 15:00 Source

The Sydney-based solar design startup Pylon has launched a new tool as part of its solar design suite that enables users to predict the solar energy output of any given address

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Renew Economy Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 14:58 Source

The most urgent challenge facing the National Electricity Market as it transitions to clean energy is not technological but regulatory.

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Renew Economy Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 14:52 Source

Construction of Pacific Hydro's Crowland's Wind FarmLong-time clean energy executive, and POWAR chief Geoff Dutaillis to led Clean Energy Investment Roundtable.

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Renew Economy Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 14:48 Source

greenhouse gas emissions - optimisedAustralian carbon credit units surge to new price highs on the back of interest from major corporate emitters in voluntary offsets.

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Renew Economy Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 14:43 Source

Snowy Hydro says taxpayer funds for Kurri Kurri not a subsidy, but Alinta says no private investor could build a similar plant without government support.

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MacroBusiness Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 14:30 Source

CoreLogic released its final auction report for last weekend, with the final clearance rate falling to 70.6% from 73.5% the prior weekend. It was the lowest final auction clearance rate recorded in 2021. As usual, Sydney led the market recording a final clearance rate of 75.6% (down slightly from 76.0%), whereas Melbourne’s final clearance rate

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The Australian Independent Media Network Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 14:06 Source

By Alasdair Black   I’ll bang on about this until my last dying breath. It is the abject failure of our Fourth Estate (the mainstream media) to fulfil its democratic role and hold government to account. Worse, on top of that they run a protection racket for their favoured horse in the race; the LNP. There…

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MacroBusiness Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 14:00 Source

For months we have witnessed Australia’s hospitality industry whine over labour shortages and lobby the federal government to give it easier access to foreign workers. At the same time the hospitality industry contradictorily called for an extension of JobKeeper and has lobbied to freeze the minimum wage. We are seeing the same shenanigans over the

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MacroBusiness Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 13:40 Source

NSW has recently flagged plans to replace stamp duty with an annual land tax. But NSW Treasurer Dominic Perrottet contends it will be “tough fiscally” to pursue stamp duty and broader GST reform without the help of the federal government: “It makes sense for them to support [it]. Things can be politically challenging but they don’t

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MacroBusiness Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 13:20 Source

Last week, the NSW Productivity Commission (PC) released a White Paper explicitly stating that Sydney’s housing shortage was caused by an unexpected boom in Sydney’s population when the federal government threw open the immigration floodgates in 2005: Much evidence suggests that our State, and Sydney in particular, has not delivered enough housing over many years.

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MacroBusiness Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 13:00 Source

Australia’s personality disordered PM Scott Morrison was approached by Pfizer in July last year and asked how many doses we needed. He said 180k, for himself and a few front-line staff. Then he bought millions of Astra Zeneca and Novavax vaccines instead. From two firms with NO experience producing vaccines, run by a former liberal

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Renew Economy Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 12:47 Source

Sweden's NorthVolt raises another $3.6 billion to boost production of "world's greenest battery", as VW and Goldman Sachs chip in.

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MacroBusiness Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 12:30 Source

Is the Commonwealth Bank now a tech growth stock? Because it sure ain’t trading like a bank. You know, the boring, slow, reliable dividend growth of a utility. None of that, thanks. Apparently, it’s a 21x forward earnings, massively margined, FAANG or similar. The highest ever over-valuation by a country mile: The other banks are

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Renew Economy Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 12:23 Source

Energy industry lining up against Angus Taylor's favoured "capacity markets" put forward as an option by Energy Security Board. Even Snowy Hydro is opposed.

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