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Dear Editor The Baillieu Government believes in supporting fair solar power feed-in tariffs that keep the pressure off power bills. Importantly, there will be no retrospective change to any existing feed-in tariffs that customers have signed ... Read more

Minister for Gaming Michael O'Brien today congratulated Gambler's Health Southern for its work in assisting problem gamblers to cope with and overcome their gambling addiction. Speaking at a function as a part of Responsible Gambling Awareness We... Read more

Energy and Resources Minister Michael O’Brien and Treasurer Kim Wells have welcomed the release of a draft report from the Victorian Competition and Efficiency Commission (VCEC) into distributed electricity generation. Mr O’... Read more

Minister for Gaming Michael O’Brien has addressed a forum where young Victorians had the chance to discuss the important issue of problem gambling as a part of Responsible Gambling Awareness Week. Speaking at the Forum at Federation Square ... Read more

Minister for Consumer Affairs Michael O’Brien is encouraging Victorians to shop smart this Mother’s Day and download the Consumer Affairs Victoria smartphone application MyShopRights before buying a gift for mum. The MyShopRights appl... Read more

Minister for Consumer Affairs Michael O’Brien has welcomed a Court of  Appeal decision that found that the Hope Clinic, an alternative medicine clinic, misled and deceived terminally ill cancer sufferers into believing its dubious and... Read more

Minister for Consumer Affairs Michael O’Brien launched two important publications for retirement village residents and operators at the Renaissance Living retirement village in Surrey Hills today. Mr O’Brien said with an ageing popula... Read more

John Brumby must act to ensure the safety of staff and equipment at the Hazelwood power station ahead of tomorrow’s Switch Off Hazelwood protest. Last year’s rally saw numerous arrests for offences including trespass and assaulting pol... Read more

The Auditor-General has issued a scathing report today exposing the Brumby Government’s failure to maintain the security of critical infrastructure control systems. The Security of Infrastructure Control Systems for Water and Transport audit... Read more

A report by international research organisation the Fraser Institute has found that Victoria is the worst jurisdiction in Australia when it comes to government policies designed to support mineral exploration. The Fraser Institute’s 2009-10 ... Read more

Victorians lost a record $5.13 billion on gambling in 2009-10, which saw John Brumby rake in over $1.62 billion in taxes and levies, according to the annual report of the Victorian Commission for Gambling Regulation tabled in Parliament today. This... Read more

Victorians will continue to pay for the Brumby Government’s smart meter bungles, despite the Government’s attempt to pretend otherwise. The Government’s release of yet another cost-benefit analysis of its discredited smart meter ... Read more

The Victorian Liberal Nationals Coalition has secured amendments to electricity legislation that toughens up the obligations on Energy Safe Victoria (ESV) in relation to bushfire prevention and mitigation. The Brumby Government’s electrical sa... Read more

The latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) shows that Victoria’s merchandise export performance in has slumped over the past year. International Trade in Goods and Services, Australia (catalogue 5368.0), released today by t... Read more

No proof $132m plan is working THE state government's $132 million program to tackle problem gambling has been savaged in a new report that found there was little evidence to show the strategy would be effective or had worked. The Auditor-General's... Read more

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