Paul Keating

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Former Australian PM Paul Keating criticises Liz Truss over ‘demented’ China comments
Ex-leader targets UK foreign secretary’s remarks on potential China aggression in the Indo-Pacific, adding Britain suffers from ‘relevance deprivation’

Daniel Hurst in Canberra

24, Jan, 2022 @5:06 AM

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‘China has changed’: Albanese pushes back at Keating’s criticism of Labor and Aukus
Opposition leader says he always listens to Paul Keating but ‘Australia is right to speak up’ for its values

Daniel Hurst

11, Nov, 2021 @4:24 AM

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Taiwan hits back after Paul Keating says its status ‘not a vital Australian interest’
China’s aggression destabilises the region and threatens democratic freedoms, Taipei says

Helen Davidson in Taipei and Daniel Hurst in Canberra

10, Nov, 2021 @9:28 PM

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‘Throwing toothpicks at the mountain’: Paul Keating says Aukus submarines plan will have no impact on China
Former Australian prime minister also says Britain ‘like an old theme park sliding into the Atlantic’ compared to modern China

Daniel Hurst

10, Nov, 2021 @6:44 AM

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Paul Keating accuses government of using Afghanistan report to bury Treasury backing for superannuation
Former PM dismisses suggestions that raising minimum contribution rate would slow Covid recovery

Graham Readfearn

23, Nov, 2020 @11:11 AM

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Paul Keating accuses Reserve Bank of not doing enough for Australia's economy in Covid recession
The former prime minister urges the RBA to provide ‘mountainous sums’ of money to finance government stimulus

Ben Butler

23, Sep, 2020 @6:54 AM

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Paul Keating savages Reserve Bank governor's superannuation comments
Former Australian PM says Philip Lowe fails to comprehend ‘the key income facts’ when he says increasing the super guarantee could affect wages growth

Katharine Murphy

17, Sep, 2020 @2:34 AM

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Paul Keating says federal loans must supplement superannuation to fund aged care
Former prime minister says his thinking has changed on aged care funding and he now supports a loan scheme rather than national insurance

Melissa Davey

14, Sep, 2020 @4:36 AM

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Paul Keating blasts 'little bitchy Liberals' for undermining his superannuation system
Former PM says employers can afford to pay an increase in retirement saving contributions, slamming ‘mean’ MPs who get a 15.6% rate while trying to deny 12% to ‘ordinary working people’

Ben Butler

03, Sep, 2020 @1:49 AM

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Workers will lose in the long run if the Morrison government ditches its commitment on super | Emma Dawson
A freeze in the superannuation guarantee rate would mean a net loss in lifetime income for low and middle income Australians

Emma Dawson

31, Aug, 2020 @11:57 PM

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Paul Keating and Kevin Rudd 'angry as hell' over signs of delay in super rise
Former Labor PMs say abandoning rise in guarantee to 12% would be ‘grand theft’ of Australians’ retirement savings

Paul Karp and Anne Davies

31, Aug, 2020 @7:39 AM

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Paul Keating blasted by Coalition for being 'out of touch' with Australians withdrawing super
Assistant minister for superannuation rejects former PM’s charge that drawing down on super breaches preservation rules, and says Coalition has ‘no intention’ of allowing more withdrawals

Paul Karp

05, Aug, 2020 @5:30 PM

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