Finance

Fury over Melbourne virus change

Victorian retailers have slammed Premier Daniel Andrews for “ignoring” businesses in his announcement of major changes to restrictions. 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 …


Supermarket worker calls out customers

A Victorian supermarket worker has made an impassioned plea to Melburnians to heed the new COVID-19 restrictions, after she saw people flouting the rules less than 24 hours after they came into effect. VIC | news.com.au — Australia’s leading news site …


Health minister’s TV admission

Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt has admitted the recent outbreak of coronavirus cases in Victoria is “on a scale that is greater than what was expected” and blamed “double standards” over Black Lives Matter protests for the state’s recent spike. VIC | news.com.au — Australia’s leading news site …