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Tag: JobKeeper payment

Real estate agent offers solution to city’s homeless

Real estate agent Chad Dunn was clearing out his shed when he came up with an idea to help the city’s homeless.  Finding more two-man tents than he knew he needed, the Mulligan...

JobKeeper extension a welcome lifeline

Hunter Business Chamber Chief Executive Bob Hawes says the continuation of JobKeeper payments will help avoid the economic cliff looming in September. It was announced yesterday under the Federal Government’s revised arrangements...

Mum says free childcare needed beyond September

While parents and politicians worry about money, meals and mortgages, five-year-old Rose Smith just wants to keep going to preschool. The cheeky youngster is one of 40 children enrolled at Cardiff Community Preschool. It's...

JobKeeper payment causes concerns

The historic $130 billion JobKeeper payment is allowing many businesses to keep their staff employed, but now it has created more questions than answers. Newcastle Federal MP Sharon Claydon said hundreds of people...