Charities that are registered with the national regulator will be eligible for the Morrison Government’s $130 billion JobKeeper Payment if they have suffered a 15 per cent decline in tu
Following consultation with the states and territories at the Council on Federal Financial Relations meeting on 1 April 2020, I have accepted the recommendations of the independent Commonwealth Gra
The Australian Office of Financial Management (AOFM) announced a round of funding from the Australian Business Securitisation Fund (ABSF) to enable smaller lenders to contin
The Morrison Government will provide a historic wage subsidy to around 6 million workers who will receive a flat payment of $1,500 per fortnight through their employer, before tax.
The Morrison Government is today announcing temporary changes to the foreign investment review framework that are designed to protect Australia’s national interest as we deal with the economic impl
Energy retailers and networks must protect Australian households and small businesses that have gone into hibernation
The Australian Government has set reasonable expectations of energy companies to protect householders and small business customers during the COVID-19 pand
The Commonwealth Government has today released the second stage of its economic plan to cushion the economic impact of the coronavirus and help build a bridge to recovery.
To help small businesses get access to credit quickly and efficiently, the Government is providing greater certainty by ensuring that responsible lending obligations do not apply to the provision o
The Morrison Government is continuing to take decisive action to protect Australians and the economy from the effects of the coronavirus.
The Morrison Government congratulates the announcement by the Australian Banking Association (ABA) that their members will defer loan repayments for six months for small businesses who need a
The Morrison Government today announced an investment of up to $15 billion to enable smaller lenders to continue supporting Australian consumers and small businesses.
The Morrison Government today announced the creation of a new Coronavirus Business Liaison Unit in Treasury to build on existing efforts to support confidence, employment and business continuity. <
The Morrison Government has today announced a $17.6 billion economic plan to keep Australians in jobs, keep businesses in business and support households and the Australian economy as the world dea
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recognised Australia’s sound economic fundamentals in its annual assessment of the Australian economy and expects economic growth to be “supported by monet
Today’s National Accounts confirm that the Australian economy continues to grow.
Today I will travel to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to attend the first G20 Finance Ministers’ and Central Bank Governors’ Meeting under Saudi Arabia’s 2020 G20 Presidency.
The Morrison Government has directed the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to undertake a long‑term inquiry into digital platforms and to undertake an 18
The Morrison Government continues to implement its economic plan with the passage of six separate pieces of legislation through the Parliament to support bushfire affected communities and to bett
The Liberals and Nationals Government will fund the expansion of an innovative resilience program for school students to reduce religious, racial and cultural intolerance as well as providing fundi
Taking action on the Banking, Superannuation & Financial Services Royal Commission – passing legislation to protect consumers and small businesses
The Morrison Government has today passed legislation through the Parliament to enhance protections for consumers and small businesses and to strengthen the role of financial regulators.