Wages would grow without super guarantee hike: Treasury

Treasury secretary Steven Kennedy expects workers would receive wage rises over the next four years if looming increases in the superannuation guarantee were scrapped. Dr Kennedy said the legislated boost in employer super contributions from 9.5 per cent to 12 per cent by 2025 played a part in Treasury’s wages growth forecasts falling below, or […]

How to watch the 'Super flower blood moon' lunar eclipse

More On: eclipses Total solar eclipse cuts path across South America November ‘beaver moon,’ lunar eclipse to light up sky How to see the strange full-moon lunar eclipse this 4th of July weekend Mother Nature serving up a trifecta of astronomical shows for July The most dramatic lunar event of 2021 is upon us. Tuesday […]

Is the super loop getting in the way of real public transport upgrades?

The Victorian government’s “Big Build” is a massive program of large infrastructure projects designed to stimulate the state’s economy by creating thousands of construction and supply chain jobs in material and supporting services. “Big Build” includes the Metro Tunnel, airport rail, 75 level crossing removals, West Gate Tunnel, North-East Link and Suburban Rail Loop. The […]

Super Thursday is here as poll gives Tories a 10-POINT lead

Super Thursday is here! Boris Johnson casts his vote with Carrie as poll gives Tories a 10-POINT lead amid ‘vaccine bounce’ – with Keir Starmer bracing for hard-Left coup if he loses ‘hat-trick’ of Hartlepool, West Mids and Teesside The Conservatives are on the brink of a historic victory in Hartlepool by-election They are confident […]

Warning over 'super league' of highly-paid academy trust chiefs

Warning over ‘super league’ of highly-paid academy trust chiefs – with 98 now earning more than Boris Johnson’s £158,000 salary Investigation by Schools Week found 29 bosses earned a minimum of £200,000 It also discovered that an overall 55 per cent received wage increases in 2019-20 Harris Federation’s Sir Dan Moynihan was named England’s best […]