With the 20th anniversary of the introduction of GST, the calls for tax reform are rising.
We should re-think and re-focus our taxation structure to give
improved incentives to work and make productive investments. We should seek
taxation structures that are simple to administer and difficult to avoid.
too long we have seen people taxed on their work at too high a level relative
to the returns given to passive capital (including the family home). All taxes
should be put on the table for consideration with no sacred cows.
A National Drone Network (NDN) - for commercial delivery, medical transport, and urban air mobility. That is what the Israel Innovation Authority, the Israel Ministry of Transport (through Ayalon Highways Co.), The Civil Aviation Authority of Israel (CAAI) and The Smart Mobility Initiative at The Israel Prime Minister’s Office are delighted to present as a first-of-its-kind pilot: The State of Israel has achieved significant progress over the last year in shaping the future of mobility; introducing a national drone network that will primarily enable cargo transportation in urban areas through smart and innovative airspace management will accelerate this trajectory.
Opportunity exists to pivot from the divisive debate over
Australia Day to one that respects and builds on the heritage of all the groups
that makeup today’s Australian community.Noel Pearson and the Referendum Council have proposed a
model of ‘three great streams’ to acknowledge the different but equally
important core groups who make up the Australian population:·
The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
The British institutions and histories which are
the foundations of our liberal democratic system;
The rich range of other cultures, faiths and
ethnic backgrounds that contribute to our multicultural society