Turnbull submits to explosive check ... ICT jobs to go in Melbourne ... trouble at QSuper? ...
The long slow death of Australian manufacturing has prompted Crikey to provisionally rehabilitate its popular and highly regarded Sackwatch column, last seen in mid-2009 when we tracked the fallout in corporate Australia in the aftermath of the global financial crisis.
Anthony Albanese gets his community offside over fig trees, things hot up in Coober Pedy, Sackwatch news, and more from our tipsters.
Rumours are surfacing that Immigration chiefs are worried stiff this morning about overcrowding on Christmas Island on the back of Unannounced Boat Number 14 (UBN14*)...
Unemployment data released this morning has confirmed the suspicion among economists that the April jobless figure was a blip on the radar.
Centrebet has launched a betting market on how high unemployment might go, with the smart money saying last month's jobless drop will be erased in May.
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