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The inaugural Food Rescue Week begins in Perth tomorrow to promote the Food Rescue initiative, with the State Buildings, The Trustee and Lalla Rookh among the venues promoting the cause. Bunnings’ long-serving chief executive John Gillam has announced he is stepping down from the role, but will continue to serve the business as an adviser. Micro-offshoring services to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Australia could be a niche market for local business process outsourcing (BPO) firms, a new study by the Philippine Institute of Development Studies (PIDS) said. Fake news has become a partisan tool, but people differ widely on their ability to discern what is real and what is fabrication.
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A proposal to roughly double the royalties paid by the state’s two biggest iron ore miners was divisive and could set a dangerous precedent for fixing budget issues, Fortescue Metals Group chief executive Nev Power told this morning’s Business News Success & Leadership breakfast.