Economist tips rates cut

THE Reserve Bank has been tipped to cut the cash rate by 25 basis points to 3.50% when it meets on Tuesday.

Westpac chief economist Bill Evans wrote in a bulletin on Thursday that the low point in the current rate cycle would be 2.75%, conflicting with previous estimates of 3.25%.


Mum, son killed in parked car

Mum, son killed in parked car

Three other children are in hospital

Premier commits $4m for drivers

Premier commits $4m for drivers

The $4m would cover training of 800 new heavy vehicle drivers

NHVR INITIATIVE: $3.9m boost for safety

NHVR INITIATIVE: $3.9m boost for safety

14 initiatives get HVSI funding

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