A federal parliamentary inquiry on job security will hear from miners, builders, and recruiters.
Scott Morrison has pledged to support state through a lockdown for as long as it takes, with a cashflow boost to businesses.
The Australian National University and Chief Minister Andrew Barr have joined forces with local firms for the electricity grid.
A national plan for adults is needed as learning at school is no longer enough, parliament told.
G20 nations' finance ministers and central bank governors meet in Venice to shape recovery plan.
Treasurer will meet his counterparts to endorse international changes easing corporate tax collection and profit-sharing.
Australians have added almost $74 million in credit debt in May, marking a sharp U-turn from 2020 when many raided to pay debt.
The latest job mobility figures capture a bleak year of job loss and the lowest rate on record of people landing a different job.
Rising housing prices and investors joining the rush for property have regulators on alert for damaging trends in negotiations.