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Australia to deploy 1,000 troops in COVID-19-hit state

Melbourne, Policenama Online - The Australian government is set to deploy more than 1,000 soldiers in the state of Victoria to assist in containing a fres COVID-19 outbreak in the second most populated state of the country, Defence Minister…

Australia to toughen foreign investment rules

Canberra, Policenama Online -  Australia is seeking to toughen its foreign investment regulations to protect its assets from an overseas entity if it threatens national security, the government said on Friday.The reform will give more power…

Australia on track in fight against COVID-19

Policenama, Canberra, May 29 , Australia remains "on track" in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Friday.Following a meeting of the National Cabinet, Morrison told reporters that Australia is in a…

Australians face fines for returning to workplaces

Canberra, Policenama Online -  Australians in the state of Victoria could face fines if they return to their workplaces from June 1 under the new COVID-19 rules announced on Friday.State Premier Daniel Andrews explained that the working…

Sri Lankan brewery resumes exports after 2 months

Policenama Online - Sri Lanka's Lion Brewery has resumed exports after the island nation eased a two-month lockdown imposed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was reported on Friday.In an official statement, Lion Breweries said that the…