Tag: Coalition

Mining & Resources

MRRT repeal legislation applauded by mining industry

The mining engineering industry has welcomed news that legislation to repeal the Mineral Resource Rent Tax (MRRT) has been published by the federal government. Released on Thursday (October 24), the document outlines the Coalition's plans to remove the tax from July 1 2014. The Association of Mining and Exploration Companies (AMEC) was among the first…

2 Nov 2013, by Informa Insights

Healthcare

PRESS RELEASE: Three health reform priorities for the next government

The next government should use its first term to create an alternative to the Council on Australian Governments, create a single organisation to render hospital pricing and hospital safety more transparent to consumers, and deregulate private health insurance. Dr Paul Gross, a former Commissioner of the National Hospitals and Health Services Commission, will tell the…

19 Jul 2013, by Informa Insights