The Australian economy, meaning the private sector has to overcome the dead weight of the big rock of government regulation every minute of every dy. The attached article in the Australian newspaper on Monday clearly documents this burden. This cost has skyrocketed especially in Queensland and Victoria. In Victoria the cost is annually $28.6 B which is 45% of the States total general revenue! The total increase in the cost across all States and Federal [...]
Mrs. Gina Rinehart was tonight awarded the Champion of Entrepreneurship Award at the 2018 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards.
The Champion of Entrepreneurship award is an award at both regional and national levels and is awarded to a leader with a long-term record of outstanding entrepreneurial achievement.
Being selected to receive this lifetime achievement award is a testament to the outstanding entrepreneurial success of the Champion over many years.
This year and in [...]
Farm Online, Daniel Wild, Research Fellow, Institute of Public Affairs
12 Apr 2018
Red tape is destroying farming communities, yet the best the Turnbull government can do is launch another review.
At end of March, the government announced it would undertake a review into the red tape imposed on farmers by federal environmental regulation.
But this review, like most others, will end up providing a massive pay day for the bureaucrats who run it, only [...]
Allison Adani*, The Sunday Mail (Qld) July 7, 2018 10
CAMPBELL Newman made a fatal error when he sacked 14,000 Queensland public servants.
It really should’ve been at least five times that number.
His bold attempt to save the Queensland taxpayers billions and to sharpen frontline government services by eliminating a quagmire of unnecessary red tape in middle management failed miserably.
But never fear. Many of those clowns are now back at the public circus [...]
2nd July, 2018, By Cian Hussey
For a country which has benefited immensely from the liberal international order and modern economic development, Australia has done remarkably little to facilitate the development of some of its own territory.
Northern Australia – usually defined as everything above the Tropic of Capricorn – has always been the poor relation of the more densely-populated areas of New South Wales, Victoria, and southern Queensland.
Although it [...]
Video address by Mrs Gina Rinehart to Vision Australia’s The Black & White Committee’s Women of Achievement Luncheon on Tuesday 5 June 2018 in Sydney.
National Agriculture Day will be celebrated with a Gala dinner on November 21st in Sydney CBD, further details to follow.
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Speech by Mrs Gina Rinehart
Executive Chairman of the Hancock Prospecting Group, Roy Hill and S. Kidman & Co
American Chamber of Commerce in Australia’s (AmCham) 50th Anniversary Gala Dinner
Friday 25 May 2018, Adelaide
Thank you April for such a lovely and warm introduction.
Good evening Governor Hieu Van Le, Mrs Le, Premier Marshall, Acting US Ambassador James Carouso, our Kidman partner Mr Gui, Minister Canavan, Senator Bernardi, other Members [...]
Jenne Brammer, The West Australian, Thursday, 24 May 2018
Gina Rinehart’s Hancock Agriculture and the Kimberley Pilbara Cattlemen’s Association have joined forces to explore whether there is appetite to create a group which could work with the State Government to help shape its vision for the Fitzroy River.
An invitation to discuss the potential for forming a steering group has been issued to key stakeholders who would be affected by the State Government’s Fitzroy [...]
Neale Prior and Daniel Newell The West Australian Wednesday, 23 May 2018 1:30PM
With a mammoth and ever-increasing cash pile there is no good reason for Australia’s richest person, and the 85th-ish richest person walking the planet, not to be pretty relaxed.
If Gina Rinehart appears more laid-back than usual it is probably because a few months ago she was able to tell the world her Roy Hill iron ore mine had [...]