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RIGOR MORTIS SETS IN ON AUSTRALIAN CAR INDUSTRY

THE DEATH OF THE CAR MAKING INDUSTRY IN AUSTRALIA AS WE KNOW IT Subsidies should be withdrawn from Australia’s ailing car industry as business goes through ‘‘rigor mortis’’, an Australian-born US business leader says. Andrew Liveris, chief executive of the Dow Chemical Company and influential US Business Council head, says unprofitable businesses need to shut […]

June 10th, 2013
Topic: MANUFACTURE PROCESSING, VEHICLES TRANSPORT Tags: , , , ,

RAIL LINES TO CLOSE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA & MASSIVE INCREASE IN TRUCK TRANSPORT EXPECTED

HUGE SPIKE IN ROAD TRUCK TRANSPORT ENVISAGED ONCE WA RAIL LINES CLOSE Truck numbers are set to rise significently on West Australian roads with the closure of all “Tier 3” rail lines criss-crossing remote parts of the state, farmers and the opposition warn. A report tabled in WA’s Legislative Council in June recommended the government […]

August 22nd, 2012
Topic: GOVERNMENT, VEHICLES TRANSPORT Tags: , , ,

HEALTH CHECKS FOR OLD FOLK TO KEEP DRIVERS LICENSE NOW TO BE SCRAPPED

MANDATORY HEALTH CHECKS FOR AGED DRIVERS SCRAPPED Drivers aged 75 and 78 will no longer be forced to undergo medical checks to renew their licence, under changes to come into effect this month. Transport Minister Troy Buswell said research suggested older drivers  were not over-represented in crash statistics. Mr Buswell said the laws regarding elderly […]

April 16th, 2012
Topic: GOVERNMENT, VEHICLES TRANSPORT Tags: , , ,

COUNTRY LIFE IN AUSTRALIA NOW HAS A NEW PRESENCE

AUSTRALIANS NOW HAVE A SOURCE OF INFORMATION ABOUT RURAL COUNTRY LIFE ON THE LAND. WATCH HERE FOR GREAT INFO ENJOY YOUR JOURNEY This site will report on the many aspects of  what rural life [with it’s ups and downs] consists of. The varied and rewarding & sometimes painful life can present some challenges but well […]

August 11th, 2010
Topic: AGRICULTURE, ANIMALS & STOCK, ARTICLES STORIES, BOOKS MAGS PUBLICATIONS, BUSINESSES SELF EMPLOYMENT, CLASSIFIEDS, COMICS CARTOONS JOKES, COMMUNICATIONS, COUNTRY LIFESTYLES, EDUCATION TRAINING, ENTERTAINMENT, EVENTS FAIRS SHOWS, FASHION STYLE GROOMING, FRUIT VEG SMALL CROPS, GOVERNMENT, INVENTIONS, JOB WORK OPPORTUNITIES, LATEST PRODUCTS, MACHINERY EQUIPMENT, MEDICAL, MINING OIL GAS, NATIVE TITLE LAND RIGHTS, NEWSPAPERS ADVERTISING, NOTICES INVITATIONS, PEOPLE, PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT, PESTS DISEASES BACTERIA VIRUSES, PLANTS CROPS WEEDS, RENEWABLE ENERGY, RESOURCES MINERALS, SOCIALS GROUPS, SOILS EROSION, SOLAR ENERGY, SPORTS & RACING, TOURISM & ACCOMMODATION, VEHICLES TRANSPORT, WATER & IRRIGATION, WEATHER Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,