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Nick Kyrgios wants to be on Australian Olympic team

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[ad_1] Chiller said at the time that Kyrgios’ behaviour on and off court suggested he did not “understand what it means to be an Australian Olympian”. In reply Kyrgios teased Chiller for her 14th-place finish in the modern pentathlon at the Sydney Games in 2000. I feel like I’m playing …

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Is there more upside for Australian shares in 2020?

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[ad_1] Loading In a practical sense, term deposits represent the risk-free rate for investors, and therefore the yardstick against which other investments can be assessed. From the early 1990s until the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) in 2008, the dividend yield on Australian shares oscillated between 3 per cent and 4 …

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Australian Financial Regulator Could Oversee Facebook’s Calibra Wallet

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[ad_1] The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) is seeking to oversee stablecoin projects like Facebook’s controversial stablecoin Libra. In an official proposal to the Senate published on Jan. 20, APRA submitted a possible regulatory framework dedicated to fintech and regulatory technology (regtech) covering topics ranging from digital wallets to data …

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Australian Hotels Ravaged By Bushfires Woo Guests Back

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[ad_1] In mid-December, occupancy rates at the luxury Fairmont Resort & Spa in the Blue Mountains near Sydney were bottoming out at 10%. That was towards a weekend when usual occupancies would be well above 70%. The bushfires have had a devastating effect on tourism and the hotel business from …

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