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  1. More jobs needed in defence in future, not less, Liberal senator warns

    A Federal Government backbencher argues more jobs will be needed in Defence in the future, not less, following the announcement of likely job cuts.

  2. Opposition urges RET exemption for select industries to save jobs

    The Federal Opposition calls on the Government to immediately exempt emissions-intensive industries from the renewable energy target (RET) to secure jobs in those sectors.

  3. Small business critical of 'academic' Harper review

    The Harper review of competition law is being hailed as the biggest shake-up of Australia's economy in more than 20 years, but some industries fear the impact of possible changes.