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Budget 2017: Workers the winners, tax cuts

Workers are the winners in the Government's election year Budget which delivers more cash in the hand to almost everyone, including $2 billion worth of tax cuts and boosts to Working for Families.The centrepiece of the Budget was...

Budget 2017 live updates: Workers the winners, tax cuts

Workers are the winners in the Government's election year Budget which delivers more cash in the hand to almost everyone, including $2 billion worth of tax cuts and boosts to Working for Families.The centrepiece of the Budget was...

Listen: Only in Australia - Eagle vs Drone

Nature had a go at technology recently when a Wedge-tailed eagle decided to attack and badly damage a drone flying over farm machinery in Western Australia. The Country 's Australian correspondent Chris Russell talked to Jamie Mackay...

The Country Today - Budget 2017 edition

It's the whole show in one go! Today The Country is brought to you by the Budget. Well, not yet, because at the time of recording there was no Budget to speak of. Jamie tries valiantly to get some information out of Bill English...

Fuel price hikes soften gains

Strengthening export dairy prices have underpinned an annual 4.1 per cent gain in producer output prices, which were softened by increased imported fuel prices.Fonterra's last global dairy trade auction for the current season posted...

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