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Why barter in business? Exchange (goods or services) for other goods or services without using money

Posted on: December 3rd, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Business owners love bartering because it saves them cash, moves excess stock or idle inventory, and fills up their downtime or spare capacity.  If you’re in business, chances are you’ve [...] read more...

Travellers warned to avoid USB charging stations at airports

Posted on: December 3rd, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Connecting your phone to a USB power charging station at an airport or hotel room could make you a victim of a dangerous hacking technique known “juice jacking”.  The malicious [...] read more...

Lure of cities too strong for regional Australia to keep migrants, despite government efforts

Posted on: November 26th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

The Government will come face-to-face with history when it launches its new regional migration visas in November. Key points: ANU researchers find newer migrant groups are even more likely to [...] read more...

Tasmania Makes National Geographic’s Top 25 Best Trips List for 2020

Posted on: November 25th, 2019 by Mike Barrow 1 Comment

Tasmania has been named one of the top 25 must-see destinations and travel experiences for 2020 by National Geographic. Australia’s island state has been selected as the number one best adventure [...] read more...

Australia reveals details of ‘much-awaited’ new regional work visa

Posted on: November 15th, 2019 by Mike Barrow 2 Comments

Australia is set to introduce new regional work visas from 16 November 2019. The visa subclass 491 will offer 14,000 places each year for the foreign skilled workers living and [...] read more...