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PH drivers getting out of hand—Cadiz

PH drivers getting out of hand—Cadiz

Transport Minister Stephen Cadiz says PH taxis are “getting totally out of hand” and he has to put a stop to them. However, the minister admitted  he did not have an exact answer on how to deal with the problem which remained a challenge for his ministry. Cadiz, speaking with reporters at the second public consultation on […]

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Government to unveil $200m car industry rescue package

Government to unveil $200m car industry rescue package

The Rudd government is set to announce a new rescue package for Australia’s ailing automotive industry, aimed at boosting demand for locally made cars. Worth an estimated $200 million, the package is being negotiated with manufacturers Ford, Holden and Toyota. The move follows Labor’s controversial plan to change the fringe benefits tax on company cars, […]

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Toyota 86: Australia ranks 3rd in global sales

Toyota 86: Australia ranks 3rd in global sales

Australia has become the world’s third largest Toyota 86 market, with over 6000 units sold locally since its June 2012 launch. Despite our relatively small population and one million per year new car market (which includes commercial and fleet sales), Australian’s love of the Toyota 86 has helped put us above markets like the UK […]

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Opel cars exit Australia

Opel cars exit Australia

AAP The Opel car brand is to shut down its operations in Australia. The company said in order to be competitive in the local car market it would need to cut prices significantly on its core models. “These changes, combined with the continued investment required to ensure brand awareness, result in a business which is […]

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