Hockey accepts GST carve-up recommendation

Hockey accepts GST carve-up recommendation

AAP Treasurer Joe Hockey has written to his state and territory counterparts accepting a Grants Commission recommendation on how the GST will be carved-up in the next year financial year. It means Western ...

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  • Hain Celestial meets 3Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 42 minutes ago

    On a per-share basis, the Lake Success, New York-based company said it had net income of 32 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 45 cents per share. The results met Wall Street expectations. ...

  • Food critic Josh Ozersky found dead in Chicago hotel Associated Press - 48 minutes ago
    Food critic Josh Ozersky found dead in Chicago hotel

    Food critic Josh Ozersky, whose witty and snarky writing generally focused on his obsession with all things meat, has died in Chicago. He was 47. Ozersky, who was in the city for the James Beard Foundation ...

  • Daimler's self-driving big rig makes big entrance in Nevada Associated Press - 48 minutes ago
    Daimler's self-driving big rig makes big entrance in Nevada

    Its name is "Inspiration" and Daimler Trucks says it's the first ever self-driving semi-truck licensed to drive on public roads — in this case Nevada's highways — not only for testing, but business, ...

  • Global Online Gaming Market 2015 GlobeNewswire - 1 hour 49 minutes ago

    Dublin, May 06, 2015-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Online Gaming Market 2015" report to their offering. Digital gaming revenues already account for a double-digit ...

  • Freeze Tag Announces Apple Watch Game Development GlobeNewswire - 3 hours ago

    TUSTIN, Calif. -- Freeze Tag (OTC:FRZT), a leading creator of mobile social games, announced today that it will soon launch games and entertainment apps designed specifically for the new Apple Watch from ...

  • Europe Pet Food Market is Expected to Reach USD 28,146.1 Million and in terms of volume is Expected to … GlobeNewswire - 4 hours ago

    Albany, NY -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Pet Food Market - Europe Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 - 2021," the ...

  • Lower rates helps boost retail spending AAP - 6 hours ago
    Lower rates helps boost retail spending

    Australian retail spending has lifted for a tenth straight month, supported by lower interest rates and improved household balance sheets. By contrast, there were big falls in spending on takeaway food, electrical and electronic goods. CommSec economist Savanth Sebastian said stronger household balance sheets had buoyed the March result. "The lift in the share market and rising house prices, that's all supported equity and in turn the household balance sheet looks a little bit more attractive," he said.

  • CROCS ON A PLANE! GlobeNewswire - 8 hours ago

    MIRAMAR, FL -- A famous actor once made it clear that he didn't like "Snakes on a Plane." We wonder what he would think about Crocs on a plane. The next time you are on a Spirit Airlines flight, ...

  • Coca-Cola Bottling posts 1Q profit Associated Press - 13 hours ago

    On a per-share basis, the Charlotte, North Carolina-based company said it had profit of 24 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 55 cents per share. The Coca-Cola bottler posted revenue ...

  • Kentucky hemp production up in 2nd year of crop's comeback Associated Press - 14 hours ago

    Kentucky's second hemp crop in decades is expected to surpass 1,700 acres, up from about three dozen acres a year ago, as the versatile crop's comeback starts to attract interest from processors looking ...