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  • Dutton is Morrison’s cyber man

    The government no long has a dedicated cyber security minister, with responsibility for information security policy being the domain of the minister of home affairs.

    Written by Rohan Pearce27 Aug. 18 09:17
  • Huawei, ZTE banned from Australian 5G rollouts

    Huawei says the government has informed the company that it, along with fellow Chinese telecommunications equipment provider ZTE, has been banned from providing 5G technology to Australia's telcos.

    Written by Rohan Pearce23 Aug. 18 10:35
  • Draft laws relax regulation on fintechs

    The government published draft laws today that would let financial technology companies operate without a full licence, a measure it said would encourage innovation without compromising existing levels of consumer protection.

    Written by Reuters24 Oct. 17 11:48
  • ​BUDGET 2017: Government to introduce levy for foreign workers

    Companies hiring workers from overseas on the new temporary skills shortage visa and certain permanent skilled visas will be slugged with a levy that will go into the government’s new ‘Skilling Australians Fund.’

    Written by Byron Connolly10 May 17 10:14
  • ​Budget 2016: Taskforce to crack down on tax avoidance

    The government is creating a new operational taskforce of more than 1,000 specialist staff at the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) to prosecute companies, multinationals and high wealth individuals who are not paying enough tax.

    Written by Byron Connolly03 May 16 20:44
  • Customs to deploy new Border Clearance System

    Australian Customs and Border Protection Services (ACBPS) will roll out a new Border Clearance System with control room capabilities that support an increasing number of biometric eGates.

    Written by Byron Connolly26 June 14 11:07