Australian Economy

Back to work by Christmas, PM predicts

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has backed the controversial decision to cut its coronavirus welfare payments next week, saying he expects “hundreds of thousands” of jobs to return before Christmas. VIC | news.com.au — Australia’s leading news site …


JobKeeper hack could earn extra $500

One million Victorians forced to rely on JobKeeper are being urged to also apply for the dole to “top up” their payments by up to $500 a fortnight as the Morrison Government moves to cut the wage subsidy. VIC | news.com.au — Australia’s leading news site …


Financial turmoil for a million Victorians

More than a million Victorians will have their JobKeeper payments slashed by the Morrison Government by $300 a fortnight this month while they remain in lockdown and banned from attending the workplace. VIC | news.com.au — Australia’s leading news site …