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  • Government agency IT budget cuts confirmed: Swan

    The Gillard government’s treasurer, Wayne Swan, has indicated in the Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) that there will be a 20 per cent cut in capital expenditure for government agencies with IT projects worth less than $10 million under the knife.

    Written by Hamish Barwick30 Nov. 11 09:58
  • Economy hit by export shortfall in March

    Australia's current account deficit grew by $2.35 billion in the March quarter, partly due to the impact of the recent flooding on exports, ABS data shows

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling31 May 11 16:49
  • Swan prohibits ASX-SGX merger

    Treasurer Wayne Swan has stepped in to block the purchase of ASX Limited (ASX:ASX) by Singapore Exchange, citing the potential of losing regulatory control over the market

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling08 April 11 15:22
  • Swan likely to block ASX-SGX merger

    Treasurer Wayne Swan thinks the proposed acquisition of ASX Limited (ASX:ASX) by Singapore Exchange Limited could be against the national interest, and has relayed that he may reject the deal

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling05 April 11 17:49
  • ASX defends logic of SGX merger

    The ASX board is still convinced of the logic of merging with the Singapore exchange, despite opposition to the agreement

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling24 March 11 19:06