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Archive for December 14th, 2014

FIFO cosmetic surgeons head for the sticks as demand soars for their services

‘THE ROYAL FLYING DOCTOR’ [COSMETIC SERVICE] www.goodgirlsgo.com Increasing demand for Botox and tummy tucks in regional areas has prompted cosmetic surgeons to offer fly-in fly-out services to country towns. The cosmetic medicine industry is booming in Australia, with some the uptake of some procedures increasing 15 per cent per year. Regional residents are as enthusiastic […]

December 14th, 2014
Topic: BEAUTY PERSONAL, MEDICAL, SURGERY, TRANSPORT SHIPPING AVIATION, TREATMENTS Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

ANZ moratorium on farm foreclosures in drought-hit regions of Queensland and NSW is welcomed by farmers but other banks have not made any moves to do the same.

The ANZ Bank will soon introduce a 12-month moratorium on forced farm sales in areas of crippling drought throughout Queensland and New South Wales. But the National Australia and Commonwealth Banks have fallen short of matching ANZ’s pledge. There’s still concern that banks haven’t done enough to help farmers in drought. Northern Gulf Graziers Group […]

December 14th, 2014
Topic: BANKS CREDIT UNIONS, DROUGHTS FLOODS, MORTGAGES, REPOSSESSIONS Tags: , , , , , , ,