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Wayne Swan

Deputy Prime Minister and Treasurer

3 December 2007 - 27 June 2013

2009 Media Releases

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

125 23/12/2009 Government Receives the Australia's Future Tax System Review
124 18/12/2009 New R&D Tax Credit - Exposure Draft Legislation
123 16/12/2009 National Accounts - September Quarter 2009
122 08/12/2009 2008-09 Annual National Accounts and the Australian Government Fiscal Aggregates
121 08/12/2009 Shadow Finance Minister Needs to Commit to Responsible Financial Management
120 08/12/2009 Balance Of Payments - September Quarter 2009
119 30/11/2009 Treasurer Directs the AOFM to Invest in up to a Further $8 Billion in RMBS
118 27/11/2009 Treasurer Calls for 2010-11 Budget Submissions
117 19/11/2009 OECD Economic Outlook - November 2009
116 12/11/2009 Treasurer to Attend APEC Finance Ministers' Meeting
115 10/11/2009 Joint statement with H.E. Sri Mulyani Indrawati, Minister of Finance, Republic of Indonesia
114 06/11/2009 Treasurer to Attend G20 Finance Ministers And Central Bank Governors Meeting
113 02/11/2009 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook 2009-10
112 28/10/2009 Australian Centre for Renewable Energy up and Running
111 28/10/2009 September 2009 Consumer Price Index
110 16/10/2009 Nomination of Australian Executive Director to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
109 15/10/2009 Brisbane Housing project delivers jobs and affordable homes
108 11/10/2009 Further Support for Competition in the Mortgage Market
107 01/10/2009 IMF World Economic Outlook October 2009
106 30/09/2009 Government Welcomes Productivity Commission's Draft Report on Executive Remuneration
105 29/09/2009 Final Budget Outcome 2008-09
104 22/09/2009 Treasurer to Attend G20 Leaders' Meeting
103 18/09/2009 James Hardie Industries N.V. Corporate Restructure
102 18/09/2009 New R&D Tax Credit - Consulting with stakeholders
101 18/09/2009 Treasurer Launches Australian Institute for Population Ageing Research
100 17/09/2009 OECD Employment Outlook
099 07/09/2009 Treasurer's Visit to India
098 04/09/2009 G20 Finance Ministers to Discuss Response to Global Recession
097 03/09/2009 Treasurer to Attend G20 Finance Ministers' Meeting
096 02/09/2009 National Accounts – June Quarter 2009
095 01/09/2009 Balance of Payments – June Quarter 2009
094 28/08/2009 Activation of Car Dealership Financing Special Purpose Vehicle ('Ozcar')
093 24/08/2009 Reforms to the supervision of Australia's financial markets
092 21/08/2009 Removal of Interest Withholding Tax on Commonwealth Government Securities
091 15/08/2009 Statement from the Treasurer
090 08/08/2009 IMF Commends Australia's Response to the Global Recession
089 04/08/2009 Reforming Australia's Foreign Investment Framework
088 28/07/2009 Funding for Medical Research Announced
087 24/07/2009 Guarantee of State and Territory Borrowing
086 22/07/2009 Board of Taxation Appointments
085 22/07/2009 June 2009 Consumer Price Index
084 16/07/2009 Ministers Take Single Market Forward, Sign Up To Trans-Tasman Retirement Savings Portability
083 09/07/2009 IMF Economic Updates
082 08/07/2009 Maldon-Dombarton Rail Link
081 30/06/2009 New Tax Relief Starts Tomorrow
080 30/06/2009 Reappointment of Mr John Trowbridge to the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority
079 25/06/2009 IMF Article IV Consultation with Australia
078 24/06/2009 OECD Economic Outlook – June 2009
077 21/06/2009 Building Societies, Credit Unions and Retail Banks Sign Up to Help Borrowers in Distress
076 03/06/2009 National Accounts – March Quarter 2009
075 02/06/2009 Balance of Payments – March Quarter 2009
074 24/05/2009 Employee Share Schemes
073 21/05/2009 Darwin Port Expansion - Nation Building to Support Jobs
072 16/05/2009 New Light Rail on the Gold Coast Gets Green Light
071 13/05/2009 Car Dealer Financing Special Purpose Vehicle: Supporting Legislation and Ford Credit
070 12/05/2009 Government Announces Further Details of the Guarantee of State and Territory Borrowing
069 12/05/2009 Economic Background to the 2009-10 Budget
068 12/05/2009 2009-10 Budget - Supporting Jobs Now by Investing in Our Future
067 12/05/2009 Improving Fairness and Integrity in the Tax System
066 12/05/2009 Better Targeting the Income Tax Exemption for Australians Working Overseas
065 12/05/2009 Better Targeting the Employee Share Scheme Tax Concessions
064 12/05/2009 Australian Commitments to International Monetary Fund and Asian Development Bank
063 12/05/2009 Assistance for Self Funded Retirees
062 12/05/2009 R&D Tax Credit to Boost Business Investment
061 12/05/2009 Small Business Tax Break Boost
060 12/05/2009 Release of the Australia's Future Tax System Report into Retirement Incomes
059 12/05/2009 Reform of Family Payments
058 12/05/2009 Secure and Sustainable Pension Reform: Three Million Australian Pensioners Benefit From Reforms
057 12/05/2009 Secure and Sustainable Pension Reform: Simpler and more flexible pension system
056 12/05/2009 Secure and Sustainable Pension Reform: Age Pension Age
055 12/05/2009 Secure and Sustainable Pension Reform: A pension that keeps up with the cost of living
054 12/05/2009 Secure and Sustainable Pension Reform: Better targeting of the pension
053 12/05/2009 Secure and Sustainable Pension Reform: New 'work bonus' for Age Pensioners
052 12/05/2009 Secure and Sustainable Pension Reform: New payment for 500,000 carers across Australia
051 12/05/2009 Secure and Sustainable Pension Reform: Increased payments and better assessment for disability pensioners
050 12/05/2009 Pension reform: impact on aged care and public housing
049 12/05/2009 Release of Pension Review Report and Retirement Incomes Report
048 12/05/2009 Rebalancing Support for Private Health Insurance
047 12/05/2009 First Home Owner's Boost Extended
046 10/05/2009 Appointment of Mr David Borthwick PSM as Chair of the Australian Business Investment Partnership
045 08/05/2009 Foreign Investment Decision
044 02/05/2009 Social Housing Work Provides Economic Stimulus
043 23/04/2009 Foreign Investment Decision
042 23/04/2009 Treasurer to Meet Fellow G-20 Finance Ministers
041 23/04/2009 IMF World Economic Outlook April 2009
040 22/04/2009 March 2009 Consumer Price Index
039 22/04/2009 IMF Global Financial Stability Report (April 2009)
038 17/04/2009 2009-2010 Budget Lock-Up
037 07/04/2009 Regulatory Reform for 21st Century Broadband
036 07/04/2009 New National Broadband Network
035 06/04/2009 Tax Bonus to Support Jobs
034 05/04/2009 Relieving Mortgage Stress
033 31/03/2009 OECD and World Bank Downgrade Global Growth Forecasts
032 31/03/2009 Foreign Investment Decision
031 30/03/2009 Treasurer to Meet with Japanese Finance Minister and Bank of Japan Governor
030 28/03/2009 $720 Million Cash-Flow Relief for Small Business
029 27/03/2009 Foreign Investment
028 27/03/2009 Government Economic Stimulus Measures Boosting Investment
027 25/03/2009 Temporary Guarantee of State Borrowing
026 20/03/2009 IMF Forecasts Global Economy to Contract in 2009
025 18/03/2009 Productivity Commission and Allan Fels to Examine Executive Remuneration
024 18/03/2009 Action on Golden Handshakes
023 13/03/2009 Treasurer to Meet G-20 Counterparts
022 04/03/2009 National Accounts – December Quarter 2008
021 03/03/2009 Balance of Payments - December Quarter 2008
020 27/02/2009 Inaugural Winners of the Community Treasurers’ Awards
019 25/02/2009 Small Business and General Business Tax Break - Draft Legislation
018 20/02/2009 Australian Business Investment Partnership Interim CEO Announced
017 12/02/2009 Amendments to Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act
016 03/02/2009 Black Spots, Boom Gates, Regional Roads and Community Infrastructure
015 03/02/2009 20,000 Social and Defence Homes – Nation Building Investment
014 03/02/2009 Energy Efficient Homes – Ceiling Insulation in 2.7 Million Homes
013 03/02/2009 Small Business and General Business Tax Break
012 03/02/2009 Building the Education Revolution – New and Upgraded Building in Every Australian School
011 03/02/2009 $950 One-off Cash Bonus to Support Jobs
010 03/02/2009 Macroeconomic and Fiscal Outlook
009 03/02/2009 $42 Billion Nation Building and Jobs Plan
008 29/01/2009 IMF January 2009 World Economic Outlook Update
007 28/01/2009 December 2008 Consumer Price Index
006 24/01/2009 Building Australia's Future – A $4 Billion Australian Business Investment Partnership to Support Australian Jobs
005 22/01/2009 Treasurer's Visit to New York 22-24 January 2009
004 22/01/2009 School's in! Keep your receipts for the Education Tax Refund
003 13/01/2009 National Health and Medical Research Council Grants
002 13/01/2009 Treasurer Announces Funding for Prostate Cancer Research Centre
001 05/01/2009 Funding Support a Boost for Sunshine Coast Jobs