Shane Wright (@swrighteconomy )

Shane Wright

Bio National economics correspondent for The Age newspaper
Location Canberra, Australia
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Account created 12-07-2010 05:19:35
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Twitter Web App : Samuel Clark Tremendous effort young fella. No one can ever take away from you the fact that you're a marathoner! Now, to start planning for the next marathon...

Twitter Web App : Big move by CBA today: "Commonwealth Bank will offer unlimited paid leave to any employee affected by domestic and family violence, and continue to provide five days paid leave for any employee helping an immediate family member or a member of their household."

Twitter Web App : New mortgage lending for both owner-occupiers and investors has started to rise, although the latter is still a mile below its peak. First home buyers also remain activity with monthly lending at its highest level since November 2009 #ausproperty

Twitter Web App : Solid lift in lending to households, up 3.2% in August. Big jump in refinancing (up 7.7%) as well as housing investment (5.7%). But biz lending down 2.1%

Twitter Web App : IMF special report on regional differences within nations - Aust one of the biggest gaps between the rich and "lagging" regions .. smh.com.au/politics/feder… #auspol

Twitter Web App : The 19 Peter Norman Humanitarian Award winner is Robert de Castella.

Deek established the Indigenous Marathon Foundation. This NFP health promotion charity uses running to celebrate Indigenous resilience and achievement, and create inspirational Indigenous leaders.

Twitter Web App : This still gives me chills.
Ingenious.

Carl Sagan explains how the Ancient Greeks, Eratosthenes of Cyrene, the chief librarian at the Library of Alexandria, inferred that the Earth was round and calculated its circumference 2200 years ago. 240BC

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