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NSW government support for locked-down businesses could be days away, as the state records 18 local COVID-19 cases

News of financial support for locked-down NSW businesses could be days away, Premier Gladys Berejiklian says. Until midnight on July 9, non-essential businesses across Greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, Wollongong and Shellharbour will be forced to close their doors. Industry leaders said the initial week-long lockdown, which originally […]
NSW government support for locked-down businesses could be days away, as the state records 18 local COVID-19 cases
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Frydenberg rejects calls for ‘JobKeeper-style’ support for Victoria as the state braces for another week of lockdowns

The Victorian and Federal Governments are locked in a public battle over new emergency funding for the state, which will remain locked down until next Thursday. Announcing extended COVID-19 restrictions on Wednesday, Acting Premier James Merlino called for a federally-funded “JobKeeper-style support program for Victorian workers”. Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg […]
Frydenberg rejects calls for ‘JobKeeper-style’ support for Victoria as the state braces for another week of lockdowns
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Melbourne Lord Mayor pleads for state and federal support as the 7-day lockdown threatens to erase $1 billion in retail trade alone

Melbourne’s Lord Mayor has called for State and Federal Government support to protect businesses through Victoria’s seven-day snap lockdown. The closures, designed to stem Victoria’s latest COVID-19 outbreak, is expected to cost $1 billion in economic activity. The State Government is reportedly considering a $200 million package to buoy small […]
Melbourne Lord Mayor pleads for state and federal support as the 7-day lockdown threatens to erase $1 billion in retail trade alone
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Here are 8 ways you can donate money to Australia’s bushfire relief effort

As of Monday morning there were 136 fires burning across New South Wales. We have compiled a list of organisations you can support that can help those affected. Organisations include the NSW RFS, the St Vincent de Paul Society Bushfire Appeal and The Victorian Bushfire Appeal. Visit Business Insider Australia’s […]
Here are 8 ways you can donate money to Australia’s bushfire relief effort