- The Labor Party passed the second budget bill.
- People are deciding to retire later.
- The budget also provides insight into Australia’s fertility rate.
This year we have insight into Australia’s birth rate, the impact on school trips to Questacon and the cost of WorldPride events.
Here’s what you missed on Tuesday night.
Australian population hit hard
The budget says it’s because Australians are having fewer babies than originally estimated before the pandemic.
people retire later
This decrease will be approximately $700 million over the next 12 months and $1.6 billion over the next four years.
Chalmers insisted volatility was to be expected, but when asked if the difficult economic situation was forcing people to work longer hours, Chalmers told SBS News:[The budget] I will not go into such details. “
Dangerous transition agent at launch line
Agents have reportedly targeted potential immigrants with fake application bonds, created fake jobs, or simply received money without doing a job.
Aptitude and aptitude testing for accreditation will be strengthened with a budget of $164.8 million over four years.
Will Australia return to Afghanistan?
The country’s embassy was closed in May 2021 before a hardline Islamist group seized power in August 2021.
The diplomatic representative to Afghanistan was then transferred to Doha, Qatar, six hours away by plane.
“We are dealing with the current situation and obviously the assessment we have made is that it is not possible. [return] right now. However, we will continue to monitor these issues as usual,” Albanese told SBS News.
Will politicians get more staff?
This could fund another staff member of the cross-venture who is unhappy about being spread too thinly.
Questacon’s school trip continues!
The Science Museum will raise about $60 million over four years, and $15.2 million annually thereafter.
World Pride gets federal funding
A World Pride march across the Sydney Harbor Bridge attended by Prime Minister Anthony Albanese in March received $900,000 in federal support.
battle of fake news
That money will begin to be deployed in time for the Voice to Congress referendum campaign later this year.
new slave emperor
Commissioners work across sectors and industries to crack down on modern-day slavery, including human trafficking, forced labour, and forced marriage.
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