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Loren Webb – Dynamic Business, 25/03/2020
"Cash flow is a huge concern for small business at the best of times, however with the unprecedented coronavirus pandemic also, today’s Let’s Talk is especially important.... "
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Loren Webb – Dynamic Business, 23/03/2020
"Small businesses impacted by the coronavirus crisis will be able to defer their loan repayments for six months under a plan put forward by the banking industry. Australian Banking Association chief executive Anna Bligh said, “This is a multi-billion-dollar lifeline for small businesses when they need it most, to help keep the doors open and keep people in jobs.”... "
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John Kehoe – AFR (online & print, page 18), 23/03/2020
"Australians are facing their harshest economic challenge since at least the 1991 "recession we had to have" and quite possibly the Great Depression of the 1930s. Certainly, the coronavirus health and economic crisis will be a much bigger local shock than the 2008-09 global financial crisis, which left an additional 193,000 Australians unemployed and saw the jobless rate jump 1.9 percentage points to 5.9 per cent within just 10 months.... "
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Roger Mendelson – Anthill Magazine, 20/03/2020
"In the space of just several weeks, we’ve transitioned from a relatively stable economy to one rocked by uncertainty. Globally markets have continued to drop, and experts are seeing parallels that suggest a recession is a very real, and sobering, possibility. ... "
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Harrison Astbury – savings.com.au , 13/03/2020
"The government's $17.6 billion dollar stimulus package was announced yesterday, and industry response has been mixed. That $17.6 billion package includes $4.8 billion put aside to provide a one-off $750 payment to welfare recipients and aged pensioners.... "
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