Are Australians really mortgage stressed?

The Perth property market is experiencing a slow down, having decreased by about 10% over the last 5 years, with the median house price falling from a high of $560,000 to around $505,000. Despite interest rates remaining at a record low of 1.5 per cent, the question at the forefront is are families making bigger…

Premier turns the sod for Food Bank WA

This story is written by WAMN Journalist Amina Sajjad. A new food bank building has started to be built at the Perth airport; the aim is to increase its service by 2015. Premier Colin Barnett and Community Services Minister Tony Simpson gave a head start to the project by turning the sod, this project is due to be…

More fare increase for Hong Kong public buses

Hong Kong’s leading public bus company, KMB (Kowloon Motor Bus) will to raise the bus fares by 4.9%. The Executive Council has passed the company’s request this afternoon, meaning the average fare increase will be up by 30 cents (Hong Kong Dollars). During the press conference, Hong Kong’s Transport Secretary Cheung Ping Leung said the government has…