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Perusing around: Free trade agreements may boost the higher education sector

The Australian and Peruvian governments signed the Peru-Australia Free Trade Agreement (PAFTA) on 12 February 2018, with the trade agreement entering into force after each country follows their domestic treaty…
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Consumers beginning to embrace the convenience of online grocery shopping

Consumers beginning to embrace the convenience of online grocery shopping

The impending launch of AmazonFresh in Australia is driving major supermarket retailers to expand their online channels. This is encouraging more consumers to shop for their weekly groceries online. Australian…
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Bags packed: The backpacker tax bill is set to reduce visiting workforce numbers

Bags packed: The backpacker tax bill is set to reduce visiting workforce numbers

In late 2016, the Federal Government’s backpacker tax bill was passed in the Senate. The bill directly affects working holiday visa holders and is expected to reduce the number of…
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At what cost: Costco is shaking up wholesale and retail industries

At what cost: Costco is shaking up wholesale and retail industries

Costco Wholesale Australia Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of the US-based chain Costco Wholesale Corporation, entered the Australian market in 2009 through a single store in Melbourne. Since then, the company…
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