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Wayne Swan

Deputy Prime Minister and Treasurer

3 December 2007 - 27 June 2013

2011 Media Releases

2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013

165 29/12/2011 Opinion Piece: Simple Test to Save a Bloke's Life
164 23/12/2011 Foreign Investment Decision
163 22/12/2011 Queensland: Back Bigger and Better from the Natural Disasters
162 21/12/2011 Visit of New Zealand Prime Minister John Key, Deputy Prime Minister Bill English and Other Ministers
161 20/12/2011 Better Broadband for Regional Australia
160 19/12/2011 Vale Václav Havel
159 19/12/2011 Death of Kim Jong-Il
158 19/12/2011 Philippines Floods
157 19/12/2011 2012-13 Pre-Budget Submissions
156 15/12/2011 Historic Plan to Develop Agriculture in North Queensland
155 13/12/2011 Developing the Retail Corporate Bond Market
154 12/12/2011 Final Report on the Economic Potential of Senior Australians
153 11/12/2011 Business Tax Working Group - Interim Report on The Tax Treatment of Losses
152 09/12/2011 Clean Energy Reforms Receive Royal Assent
151 07/12/2011 National Accounts - September Quarter 2011
150 05/12/2011 Appointment to the Reserve Bank of Australia and the Reserve Bank Board
149 29/11/2011 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook 2011-12
148 29/11/2011 Tax Measures in Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook
147 29/11/2011 Payments System Board Appointment
146 29/11/2011 OECD Economic Outlook 90 - November 2011
145 25/11/2011 Foreign Investment Decision
144 23/11/2011 Parliamentary Budget Office to Commence in 2012
143 23/11/2011 Delivering a Fair Return From Australia's Resource Wealth
142 22/11/2011 2011 National Disability Awards Recognise Outstanding Achievements
141 21/11/2011 New Focus on Scientific Evidence to Build Community Confidence in Coal Seam Gas and Coal Mining
140 20/11/2011 Coalition Would Deny Australians the Benefits of the Mining Boom
139 16/11/2011 First Australian Covered Bond Issue
138 10/11/2011 Treasurer to Attend APEC Finance Ministers' Meeting
137 08/11/2011 Household Assistance to Flow Under Clean Energy Legislation
136 08/11/2011 Driving Investment in Renewable Energy
135 08/11/2011 Australia Poised For a Clean Energy Future
134 02/11/2011 Locking in the Benefits of the Mining Boom
133 02/11/2011 Second Report on Economic Potential of Senior Australians
132 31/10/2011 Government welcomes launch of Chi-X Australia
131 28/10/2011 MRRT to Deliver $500 Billion Boost to Australian Workers
130 27/10/2011 Welcome Steps by European Leaders But More To Be Done
129 26/10/2011 Consumer Price Index - Septemeber quarter 2011
128 21/10/2011 Financial Market Infrastructure Reform Proposals
127 20/10/2011 Early Delivery of Foundation Reforms for National Disability Insurance Scheme
126 20/10/2011 Appointment of Commissioners to the Australian Securities and Investments Commission
125 17/10/2011 Treasurer to meet with Chancellor of the Exchequer and Governor of The Bank of England
124 13/10/2011 Treasurer to Attend G20 Meeting
123 12/10/2011 Business Tax Working Group - Membership and Terms of Reference
122 12/10/2011 Michael Vertigan to Chair Energy Security Council
121 12/10/2011 Experts to Advise on Clean Energy Finance Corporation
120 07/10/2011 IMF Article IV Staff Report
119 30/09/2011 Release of 2010-11 Final Budget Outcome
118 28/09/2011 Media Arrangements for the Tax Forum
117 22/09/2011 Treasurer to Attend G20, IMF and World Bank Meetings
116 21/09/2011 Carbon Price Modelling Update
115 21/09/2011 Increasing Budget Transparency
114 21/09/2011 IMF World Economic Outlook and Fiscal Monitor
113 20/09/2011 Manufacturing's Crucial Role in our Economy
112 18/09/2011 Hockey Paves Way For Next Costings Disaster, Abandons Support For PBO
111 18/09/2011 Second Exposure Draft - Minerals Resource Rent Tax
110 12/09/2011 Hockey Says 'Trust Me' on $70 Billion Black Hole
109 11/09/2011 New Permanent Financial Claims Scheme Cap to Protect 99 Per Cent of Australian Deposit Accounts in Full
108 11/09/2011 Tomorrow's Jobs - Staying Ahead of the Game
107 07/09/2011 National Accounts - June Quarter 2011
106 02/09/2011 Sky-High Cost of Opposition's 'Subsidies for Polluters' Scheme
105 01/09/2011 NBN Switched on in Townsville
104 29/08/2011 Opinion Piece: A Strong Community Means a Strong Economy (Mackay Daily Mercury)
103 29/08/2011 Treasurer to Visit Hong Kong and Guangzhou
102 26/08/2011 Appointments to Commonwealth Grants Commission
101 26/08/2011 Exposure Draft: Petroleum Resource Rent Tax Bill
100 26/08/2011 First Report on Economic Potential of Senior Australians
099 26/08/2011 Further Details for the October Tax Forum
098 24/08/2011 Parliamentary Budget Office Legislation Introduced
097 22/08/2011 Supporting Jobs and A Strong Future for Australian Steel
096 22/08/2011 Gillard Labor Government to Support Workers and Steel Communities
095 21/08/2011 Taking the Headache Out of Switching Bank Accounts
094 15/08/2011 Opinion Piece: Global Recovery Requires Political Courage
093 08/08/2011 Joint Statement with G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors
092 07/08/2011 IMF Article IV Consultation with Australia
091 29/07/2011 Second Mainland Site Connected to the NBN
090 28/07/2011 Clean Energy Future Draft Legislation Released
089 28/07/2011 Tax Forum Discussion Paper
088 14/07/2011 Ministers English and Swan Progress Trans-Tasman Relationship
087 14/07/2011 Meeting with Deputy Prime Minister of New Zealand
086 12/07/2011 Will Tony Abbott be Stopped from Clawing Back Tax Cuts, Increased Payments and a Boost to the Pension
085 10/07/2011 Securing a Clean Energy Future for Australia
084 10/07/2011 Putting a Price on Carbon Pollution
083 10/07/2011 Assistance for Nine out of Ten Australian Households
082 10/07/2011 Extra Support for Pensioners and Self-Funded Retirees
081 10/07/2011 Combining Tax Cuts with Significant Tax Reform
080 10/07/2011 Transport Under a Carbon Price
079 10/07/2011 Strong Growth, Low Pollution Under a Carbon Price
078 10/07/2011 Jobs and Competitiveness Program for Australian Businesses
077 10/07/2011 Helping Small Business Adjust to a Carbon Price
076 10/07/2011 Government Supports Innovation and Renewable Energy
075 10/07/2011 Bernie Fraser to Head Climate Change Authority
074 06/07/2011 Getting a Better Deal on Credit Cards and Mortgages
073 01/07/2011 1 July Cost of Living Help for Australian Families
072 25/06/2011 Selection of the Managing Director of the IMF
071 24/06/2011 Parliament Approves Key Budget Bills
070 23/06/2011 NBN Rollout to Benefit from Agreement with Optus
069 22/06/2011 Senate Supports Government Ban on Mortgage Exit Fees
068 18/06/2011 IMF World Economic Outlook - June 2011
067 17/06/2011 Rod Sims Confirmed as ACCC Chairman
066 15/06/2011 Crossbench Support Means New R&D Tax Credit Will Start on 1 July 2011
065 10/06/2011 Exposure Draft - Minerals Resource Rent Tax
064 09/06/2011 Productivity Commission Study Shows World Acting on Climate Change
063 06/06/2011 Board of Taxation Appointments
062 01/06/2011 National Accounts - March Quarter 2011
061 31/05/2011 ABS Balance of Payments – March Quarter 2011
060 26/05/2011 OECD Economic Outlook 89 - May 2011
059 23/05/2011 Banking Reforms Help Promote Cheaper Mortgages
058 22/05/2011 Selection Process of the Managing Director of the IMF
057 19/05/2011 Barnett's 'Own-Goal' on Iron Ore Royalties
056 12/05/2011 Nomination of Australian Executive Director to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
055 10/05/2011 The 2011-12 Budget - A Stronger Economy For All Australians
054 10/05/2011 Delivering the Infrastructure Australia Needs
053 10/05/2011 Keeping Low-Income Earners Exempt from Medicare Levy
052 10/05/2011 Helping Australian Communities Rebuild and Recover
051 10/05/2011 Establishment of a Parliamentary Budget Office
050 10/05/2011 Reforms to Car Fringe Benefit Rules
049 10/05/2011 More Help for Australian Small Business
048 10/05/2011 Making Australia's Tax System Simpler and Fairer
047 10/05/2011 Phasing out the Dependent Spouse Tax Offset
046 09/05/2011 Help for Australian Families on Lower Incomes
045 08/05/2011 Supporting Australian Small Business
044 04/05/2011 Government Approves New Financial Markets Competitor
043 03/05/2011 Government Nominates Rod Sims as ACCC Chairman
042 03/05/2011 Government Appoints Greg Medcraft as ASIC Chairman
041 30/04/2011 Hunt for Cutting-Edge Designs for Brisbane Ferry Terminals
040 29/04/2011 Official Opening of the New Brisbane Airport Terminal
039 27/04/2011 Consumer Price Index - March Quarter 2011
038 24/04/2011 Panel Appointed to Advise on Potential of Seniors
037 23/04/2011 Wage Assistance Extended for Communities Hit by Cyclone Yasi
036 21/04/2011 Appointment of the Independent National Security Legislation Monitor
035 21/04/2011 Next Stage of Townsville Ring Road to be Delivered
034 15/04/2011 Cassowary Coast Support Package
033 14/04/2011 Treasurer to attend G20, IMF and World Bank Meetings
032 12/04/2011 U.S. Meetings to Help Gauge Global Economic Conditions
031 08/04/2011 More Support for a Competitive Lending Market
030 08/04/2011 Foreign Investment Decision
029 04/04/2011 2011-2012 Budget Media Lock-Up
028 30/03/2011 Review of GST Distribution
027 30/03/2011 Panel to Advise on Economic Potential of Seniors
026 29/03/2011 Appointments to the Reserve Bank of Australia Board
025 24/03/2011 Bank Reform Legislation Introduced Into Parliament
024 24/03/2011 Government Accepts Resource Tax Recommendations
023 23/03/2011 Exit Fee Ban - A Victory for Australian Families
022 23/03/2011 Moving to a Clean Energy Future - The Next Steps
021 22/03/2011 Future Fund Board of Guardians - Appointments
020 20/03/2011 Tax Forum in October to Build on Reform Agenda
019 11/03/2011 Statement from the Acting Prime Minister
018 10/03/2011 Acting Prime Minister to Welcome Indonesian Vice President
017 09/03/2011 $10M Tourism Package Tells the World Why Nothing Beats Queensland
016 09/03/2011 Governments Sign Agreement to Rebuild Queensland Following the Floods and Cyclone Yasi
015 02/03/2011 National Accounts – December Quarter 2010
014 01/03/2011 AMP's Proposed Acquisition of AXA Asia Pacific
013 26/02/2011 Rebuilding Queensland's Local Communities
012 24/02/2011 Retirement of Chair of the Board of Taxation
011 24/02/2011 Hockey Left with Egg on His Face by Supporting Exit Fees
010 16/02/2011 Rebuilding the Far North After Yasi
009 10/02/2011 More Jobs Created - an Encouraging Start to the Year
008 28/01/2011 Mr Abbott Risking the Budget, Again
007 28/01/2011 Supporting the Queensland Tourism Industry
006 25/01/2011 IMF World Economic Outlook - January 2011 Update
005 25/01/2011 Consumer Price Index - December Quarter 2010
004 19/01/2011 Declaration of the 2011 Victorian and New South Wales Floods as Disasters for Tax Purposes
003 18/01/2011 New Business Taskforce to Support Queensland Communities Hit by Flooding
002 14/01/2011 Government meets with insurers
001 14/01/2011 Banks agree to drop ATM fees in flood affected areas