I am told that you can already get 100mbps in places like Melbourne and Sydney at prices similar to what the NBN is talking about, $100/month and the take-up by the general public has just been breathtaking! ;-)"
"Hi Bob Y.
Your correct on all counts.
On Ray Hadley this morning, calculations have been done using the Tasmanian clients that have been connected as a reference, and the NBN will cost in excess of 100billion dollars to implement across…"
Seeking your views I watched the debate on insight last night and am concerned.There appeared an absolute lack of concern by government regarding the enormouse cost of this project, the overriding consideration appeared to be acheiving a world class system regardless of cost or that the money may be better spent on other infastructure such as hospitals, schools, roads etc.There was comment on the few other countries that had already installed this system but no acknowledgement that these were…See More
There sure is a need for an AFCL but the battle will be to get people out of the clutches of the big four who are more efficient than the mafia at rubbing out threats to their money stream. Hell the head of one of them just upped his pay by 80%…"
"YAY!! the Co Ops were what Australian farmers and others managed to build business with and on!
and keep parity on prices Fair
to keep the interest IN Aus IN the communities.
bendigo sort of approaches it,
but not quite right.
I think losing the…"
The growth of Agricultural Finance Co-operative Limited (AFCL) could now be possible due largely to the highlighting of the need for a banking body of this type during the Independent politician’s deliberations over the last few weeks. I have this week written to all 150 members of the House of Representatives and the Senate (although my list is not quite up-to-date) to bring the AFCL concept to their attention and hopefully gain some input and I post this letter here for Agmates members…See More
"Don't worry about Barnaby he is still there to comment on finance as well as look after RAW&I this move in no way cuts him down as many of those people who supported ETS would like to believe as they absolutely incensed about his role in…"
As one of your most ardent supporters, I thank you most sincerely for all that you have done so far not only in the Shadow Finance portfolio but most particularly with regard to the infamous ETS. Without you, I am not so sure the outcome…"