World leaders commit $8.2 trillion to fight coronavirus effects, while here in Australia fines have been issued for breaking public health orders.
Good morning, early birds. Australia has been rebuked and ranked on the global stage, and the NSW Rural Fire Service says it won't be able to help everyone. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.
Good morning, early birds. The major beneficiaries of the contentious three stage tax cut plan have been revealed, and Donald Trump praises Scott Morrison ahead of the G20 summit. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.
In addition to official proceedings, we need to keep an eye on the side meetings — and the conversations not being had.
Good morning, early birds. Scott Morrison has flagged that he will attempt to avert the rising US-China trade war at the weekend's G20 summit, and the government flags that Australia may join the US efforts against Iran. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.
The G20 ignored the single biggest economic and political issue across the developed world - persistent wage stagnation. But voters won't put up with it, write Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane.
The G20 has formally abandoned free trade, under pressure from the United States. Meantime, Scott Morrison is hyping his own role, write Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer.