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Retailers would welcome nationwide plastic bag ban

The NRA has welcomed Opposition Leader Bill Shorten’s proposal to implement a single-use plastic bag ban nationwide from 2021. National Retail Association Manager of Industry David Stout says the retail sector applauds laws that are consistent across the country and allow enough time to avoid disruption. “Retailers are happy to …

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Tax incentives welcomed by AFGC

Opposition leader Bill Shorten has announced the Australian Investment Guarantee, which will provide targeted tax incentives for Australian industries and Australian jobs. The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has welcomed the announcement, with CEO Tanya Barden saying the announcement is in line with what the AFGC has been proposing …

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