June 21, 2020

Australian state extends state of emergency as coronavirus cases surge

MELBOURNE, June 21 (Reuters) – Australia’s second most populous state, Victoria, on Sunday extended its state of emergency for four more weeks to July 19, as it […]
June 19, 2020

Queensland: Overseas arrivals will have to pay 14 day hotel quarantine costs from July 1

Overseas passengers arriving into Queensland will have to pay the costs towards their 14 day mandatory hotel quarantine from July 1. It will become the first […]
June 19, 2020

Australia says it has been target of ‘state-based’ cyberattacks

SYDNEY, June 19 (Reuters) – A “sophisticated state-based actor” has been attempting to hack a wide range of Australian organisations for months and had stepped up its […]
June 16, 2020

Australia’s most populous state doubles public transport capacity as coronavirus curbs ease

SYDNEY, June 16 (Reuters) – Australia’s most populous state said on Tuesday it would nearly double its public transport capacity starting July 1, allowing more locals to […]