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Where should your vote go?

Where should your vote go?

March 18, 2019

In May this year there will be a federal election. If you are an Australian citizen over the age of 18, you must vote to avoid a nasty fine. Not only do you have to vote but you should want to vote and...

Waste-to-Energy better than landfill

Waste-to-Energy better than landfill

March 18, 2019

Last week WA Premier Mark McGowan announced that his government had given the go-ahead for the construction of a waste-to-energy recycling facility in Kwinana, to be completed by 2021. McGowan's announcement...

Miss West Coast: Crowns and critics

Miss West Coast: Crowns and critics

March 18, 2019

The 2019 Miss West Coast finals took place in Fremantle last Friday, 15 March. The event organisers PinkTank, claimed that some of WA's "most" beautiful competitors were hoping to be crowned Miss West...

New war on waste bins

New war on waste bins

March 11, 2019

The State Government has announced new targets to improve Western Australia’s household recycling rates, which include aims to have all councils in the Perth and Peel regions adopt a three-bin recyclin...

Police minister blames meth for crime

Police minister blames meth for crime

March 11, 2019

WA Police Minister Michelle Roberts and Police Commissioner Chris Dawson are working on a new strategy to combat increases in the crime rate in Perth over the past five years. The latest WA Police crime statistics show that from July-Dec 2018...

Spontaneous spending, easy debt and the slippery slope

Spontaneous spending, easy debt and the slippery slope

March 8, 2019

Afterpay is all the rage. It's a new-ish technology that allows consumers to spend more than they have available in their bank accounts, as long as there is enough money for the first payment. But how...

Do you know enough to vote?

March 8, 2019

There will be an important date to mark in your calendars in May of this year, the 2019 federal election will be taking place. It will occur before May 18, but polling day could fall on the 4th, 11th,...

Hot air ahead of COP24

Hot air ahead of COP24

November 16, 2018

With the Katowice COP24 Climate Change Conference just over two weeks away, the progress of Australia’s commitments to the United Nations Framework Convention for Climate Change (UNFCCC) and The Paris Agreement are under the lens.

Interest rates still on hold

Interest rates still on hold

October 11, 2018

The Reserve Bank of Australia announced in its monthly statement on October 2 that the cash rate remains at 1.5%. Reserve Bank Governor Dr Philip Lowe said: “The low level of interest rates is continuing...

In the footsteps of the ‘old timers’

In the footsteps of the ‘old timers’

October 5, 2018

Peppered throughout the desolate, bright red outback of the Mid West stand hundreds of abandoned gold mines and shafts, dating back to 1892 – the beginning of a historic gold rush that originally brought...

Security Company archTIS Launches $10m ASX Float

Security Company archTIS Launches $10m ASX Float

October 5, 2018

Canberra-based security firm, archTIS has launched a $10 million Initial Public Offering (IPO) ahead of an ASX listing.  ArchTIS issued 40,000,000 shares at 20c each to raise $8 million in the IPO. In...

NeuroScientific: Recent float wants to fight Alzheimer’s

NeuroScientific: Recent float wants to fight Alzheimer’s

October 5, 2018

NeuroScientific Biopharmaceuticals (ASX: NSB) is a Perth based company aiming to create new treatments for some of today's most debilitating conditions, Alzheimer’s and dementia. The company was listed...

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