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Moody’s drops WA credit rating

MOODY’S Investors Service has downgraded Western Australia‘s credit rating, in yet another blow to the state’s budget woes. Read more here: Telegraph     

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WA loses Aaa rating

By Elizabeth Redman Moody's downgraded the state's issuer and debt ratings to Aa1 from Aaa and changed the outlook to stable from negative, blaming the state's ongoing deficit position, the deterioration in its debt...

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Moody’s downgrades WA’s debt rating

“The challenges related to narrowing the budget gaps include greater volatility in the state’s revenue base, reflecting its increasing reliance on royalty income, expenditure pressures related to the rapid expansion in the state’s economy...

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Plan to reduce power bills by passing costs to producers

The Government has to look at the structural issues surrounding Synergy, that’s the major driver of costs in the Western Australian electricity system. “The Government has to look at the structural issues surrounding Synergy...

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WA inquiry to examine FIFO worker suicides

By Jacob Kagi A Western Australian parliamentary committee will examine a spate of suicides among fly-in, fly-out workers, after the idea received unanimous support by MPs tonight. This week, the family of mining supervisor...