Unemployment hits record low, but less people looking for work
While the unemployment figure dropped to 3.9 per cent, only 4,000 new jobs were created and 7,000 people gave up...READ MORE
It's one of the headline savings measures in the mid-year budget update, tipped to generate more than $2 billion from the welfare payment system.
But it has some experts scratching their heads, wondering if the money will materialise and why the government isn't going after the big end of town.
Read the full story at The Sydney Morning Herald.