Scott Morrison in his clarion call to people to stay home during the Easter, to maintain the progress in to containg the dreaded coronavirus and help rapidly flatten the curve.
Scot Morrison tweets for the stimulus,
Over 703,000 Australian businesses have now registered for our #JobKeeper wage subsidy of $1500 a fortnight for each employee.
Tomorrow we will seek to pass the legislation through the Parliament.
Australia’s coronavirus death toll has risen to 45 after 15 deaths were announced in the space of three days, as the number of cases nears 6000.
Australia’s coronavirus death toll has risen to 45 following the death of an elderly man in Sydney.
Chief Medical Officer Brendan Murphy has praised Australians for their adoption of hand hygiene and social distancing.
Professor Murphy said current modelling shows measures are working, and limited cases of community transmission will help Australia’s health system over the course of the disease.