Morrison hails UK free trade agreement; parliament will sit in Canberra today and Victorians wait to hear if restrictions will be eased further. Follow latest updatesResources minister attacks ‘green activists’Nurses choosing better-paid shifts at vaccination hubs adding to crisisVictoria halts Pfizer bookings and locks down Melbourne unit block 11.27pm BST Two of these cases were reported yesterday. All have been linked.Residents in a Southbank apartment block have been placed in lockdown.Reported yesterday: 5 new local cases and 3 new cases acquired overseas (currently in HQ).
– 14,870 vaccine doses were administered
– 17,538 test results were received
More later: https://t.co/0xmnS54Kvl#COVID19Vic #COVID19VicData [1/2] pic.twitter.com/LJ0xQNo2sWThe five new locally-acquired cases include two announced yesterday and three further cases linked to current outbreaks. [2/2] 11.17pm BST Also last night the government defeated the Labor and Greens motions to stop the Australian Renewable Energy Agency fund being opened up to fossil fuel projects (gas is a fossil fuel).So the fund set up to fund renewables can now also be used to fund fossil fuel projects.The Members for Melbourne @AdamBandt and McMahon @Bowenchris have each moved to disallow the Australian Renewable Energy Agency Amendment (2020-21 Budget Programs) Regulations 2021. The disallowance motions are being debated together. Watch live now at: https://t.co/HX7HktPVuZ. pic.twitter.com/davtSMZsKd Continue reading…
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Author : Amy Remeikis
Publish date : 2021-06-15 22:31:55
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