Almost $3 billion worth of contracts awarded on the Woolgoolga to Ballina section of the Pacific Highway upgrade

Contracts totalling almost $3 billion have now been awarded on the 155-kilometre Woolgoolga to Ballina section of the Pacific Highway upgrade.   Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester said the milestone showed the sheer scale of one of Australia’s most significant infrastructure projects, with completed works along the full Pacific Highway length already delivering…

Richmond River Express Column: March 2017

Legislation was introduced into Parliament recently to crackdown on multinational tax avoidance. This comes into effect on July 1, with about $2 billion in tax expected to be clawed back this financial year. These will be the toughest laws against multinational tax avoidance in the world.   XXX   Country of Origin labelling legislation was…