May 2015

Commented on a story 21st May 2015 9:29 AM

AUSTRALIANS are happy to pay a tax on sugary drinks to help fight childhood obesity, new research has revealed.

Aussies happy to pay soft drink tax: survey

"What garbage, why on earth would anyone be happy to pay more tax."

Commented on a story 21st May 2015 9:29 AM

Puffing away the working day

Smokers waste four hours a week on the job

"I work 2 hours every day extra for no extra pay as part of my salary and many of todays workers are..."

Commented on a story 21st May 2015 9:29 AM

GLADSTONE already has the workforce to build the proposed $700m oil refinery and doesn't need FIFO workers, a union organiser says.

Call to give oil refinery jobs to local workers

"Manufactured in Asia and erected here again, imagine the real positive if these projects were actually..."

Commented on a story 19th May 2015 1:31 PM

Queensland motorists will have the option of paying car registration quarterly, using direct debit.

'Set and forget': Rego bill payments a welcome change

"If the surcharge was removed it would be a good idea but to pay an extra $25.20/quarter would stop me..."

Commented on a story 19th May 2015 9:11 AM

GLADSTONE’S community leaders have said the announcement of a $700 million oil refinery project is fantastic news.

1000 jobs on table with $700m Gladstone oil refinery

"And 95% supplied and built in China, Thailand and the Philippines."

Commented on a story 18th May 2015 7:37 AM

ANDREW Chan and Myuran Sukumaran’s lawyer Veronica Haccou has called on Australians to denounce the death penalty given to the convicted Boston marathon bomber.

Calls for Aussies to denounce Boston Bomber's death sentence

"None of our business."

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Commented on a story 13th May 2015 9:23 AM

IT’S one of the biggest changes announced in this year’s Federal Budget, but many aren’t aware of the looming adjustments to child care.

Rocky mums unaware of child care Federal budget changes

"The unemployment rate is so high which simply indicates the jobs are few and far between and this..."

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