Towards the elimination of hepatitis c as public health concern

Towards the elimination of hepatitis c as public health concern

NSW Health has today released a comprehensive plan to eliminate hepatitis C as a public health concern by 2028 with the NSW Hepatitis C Strategy 2022 – 2025. Chief Health Officer Dr Kerry Chant said the new strategy is centred on prevention, testing, treatment and addressing stigma and discrimination associated with the disease. “The strategy aims […]

SydWest to Celebrate Refugee Week 2022

SydWest to Celebrate Refugee Week 2022

SydWest Multicultural Services will be celebrating Refugee Week at a special event on Thursday 23rd June from 10.30am at Blacktown Workers Club. This special annual event will see former refugees sharing their stories of the challenges of fleeing homelands and resettling in Australia. Guest speakers on the day include: • Jasmina Bajraktarevic-Hayward, President of Refugee […]

New offences to ban public displays of nazi symbols

New offences to ban public displays of nazi symbols

The NSW Government has introduced a bill into Parliament today to ban the public displays of Nazi symbols and to provide further safeguards against hate speech and vilification. Attorney General Mark Speakman said the Government’s Bill will amend the Crimes Act 1900 to create a new offence of knowingly displaying, by public act and without reasonable excuse, […]

Home buyers beware: NSW property tax comes with a catch

Home buyers beware: NSW property tax comes with a catch

In response to the NSW Budget, peak accounting body Chartered Accountants ANZ (CA ANZ) said that people will need to crunch the numbers to identify if they are better off paying up-front stamp duty or ongoing annual property tax. CA ANZ Senior Tax Advocate, Susan Franks, warned home buyers that the temptation to avoid a […]

ਆਸਟ੍ਰੇਲੀਆ ਦੀਆਂ ਸੰਸਦੀ ਚੋਣਾਂ ਦੇ ਅੰਤਿਮ ਨਤੀਜੇ ਐਲਾਨੇ ਗਏ

ਆਸਟ੍ਰੇਲੀਆ ਦੀਆਂ ਸੰਸਦੀ ਚੋਣਾਂ ਦੇ ਅੰਤਿਮ ਨਤੀਜੇ ਐਲਾਨੇ ਗਏ

ਕੈਨਬਰਾ (PE): ਆਸਟ੍ਰੇਲੀਆ ਦੀਆਂ 21 ਮਈ ਨੂੰ ਹੋਈਆਂ ਸੰਸਦੀ ਚੋਣਾਂ ਦੇ ਅੰਤਿਮ ਨਤੀਜੇ ਬੁੱਧਵਾਰ ਨੂੰ ਐਲਾਨੇ ਗਏ। ਕੇਂਦਰੀ-ਖੱਬੇ ਪੱਖੀ ਲੇਬਰ ਪਾਰਟੀ ਨੇ ਸੰਸਦੀ ਚੋਣ ਜਿੱਤੀ, ਜਿਸ ਤੋਂ ਬਾਅਦ ਐਂਟਨੀ ਅਲਬਾਨੀਜ਼ ਦੇਸ਼ ਦੇ ਪ੍ਰਧਾਨ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਬਣੇ। ਆਸਟ੍ਰੇਲੀਆਈ ਚੋਣ ਕਮਿਸ਼ਨ ਨੇ ਬੁੱਧਵਾਰ ਨੂੰ ਵਿਕਟੋਰੀਆ ਰਾਜ ਦੀ ਕੂਪਰ ਸੀਟ ਲਈ ਨਤੀਜਿਆਂ ਦਾ ਐਲਾਨ ਕੀਤਾ, ਜਿਸ ਨੂੰ ਲੇਬਰ ਨੇ […]