federal government

The CIA Bets All in the Cloud, an ‘Intelligent’ Move

March 21, 2013, 1:09 pm

CIA just announced that it has gone all in with a $600 million bet with Amazon’s AWS cloud computing platform.

Government Unveils 3 Point Plan for Industry

February 27, 2013, 6:30 am

Prime Minister Julia Gillard announced a $1 billion jobs package on Feb 17 aimed at the country’s struggling manufacturing sector.

American Indian Probate Reform Act

December 27, 2012, 10:52 am

Native Americans living on reservations do not have the same options to manage their own property placed in a trust under federal law as the average citizen who chooses to [...]

Ottawa Should Help Territories Prosper, says Business Group

December 17, 2012, 7:06 pm

The federal government has to implement policies to help territories become more financially independent, says a report.

Court Ruling Restricts Federal Agencies

March 28, 2012, 7:33 pm

On March 21, the Supreme Court reversed a decision that carries implications for citizens across the country by restricting the power of federal agencies.

Journalists Say Federal Agencies Restrict Access

March 20, 2012, 2:29 pm

“Most public information officers are great. But what can you do about the duds or jerks?”

Big Tobacco Gears up for Awesome Fight

October 20, 2010, 3:12 am

Big tobacco is gearing up for the fight of its life against the federal government’s plan to introduce plain packaging for cigarettes.

All-Electric Car Recipients Named

July 14, 2010, 2:51 am

Three federal government departments, four state governments and industry groups will be among the first Australian recipients of Mitsubishi’s innovative all-electric car.

NSW Miners Back Tax

June 9, 2010, 2:04 am

Mine workers in NSW have become the first in Australia to publicly back the federal government’s controversial resources tax.

Make Poverty History Summit Comes to Canberra

May 11, 2010, 6:03 pm

Young Australians will take aim at the federal government’s aid programs as the Make Poverty History summit kicks off in Canberra.

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