Commonwealth Bank apologises for staff manipulation of children’s accounts | Australia news

Commonwealth Bank has apologised for the widespread manipulation of Dollamites accounts by its retail staff in an effort to inflate their bonuses and hit performance targets. The practice, revealed by Fairfax Media on Saturday, involved CBA’s Youthsaver accounts, commonly known as Dollarmites, which are created by school-aged children and their …

Commonwealth Bank admits to manipulation of children’s accounts

Commonwealth Bank admits to manipulation of children’s accounts

Posted May 19, 2018 14:43:52 Photo: CBA admits some staff manipulated children’s accounts for their own benefit. (Supplied) The Commonwealth Bank has confirmed that thousands of children’s accounts were fraudulently manipulated by retail branch staff as part of a scam to earn bonuses and meet targets. CBA chief executive officer …

Perth Children’s Hospital car park bill continues to skyrocket after opening

Perth Children’s Hospital car park bill continues to skyrocket after opening

Posted May 19, 2018 08:41:56 Related Story: Perth Children’s Hospital finally opens after three-year delay WA taxpayers have already forked out more than $15 million in penalties to the operators of a carpark at Perth Children’s Hospital, which sat empty for nearly two years. Now the cost to the State …

Perth Children’s Hospital finally opens after three years of contamination and disease scares

Perth Children’s Hospital finally opens after three years of contamination and disease scares

Updated May 12, 2018 18:05:03 Photo: Patients will begin arriving from Monday. (ABC News: Andrew O’Connor) The $1.2 billion Perth Children’s Hospital is finally about to open after three years of delays, lead and asbestos contamination and two legionella disease scares. The hospital, originally expected to open in August, 2015, …

Margaret River deaths: three guns at scene belonged to children’s grandfather | Australia news

Three guns found at the scene of Australia’s worst gun crime since the Port Arthur massacre belonged to the grandfather of the four murdered children. Police in Western Australia have confirmed that seven of the Miles family, well-known members of the Margaret River community in the state’s south-west, were found …

Council paints over Taiwanese flag on children’s art project ahead of beef expo | Australia news

The central Queensland region of Rockhampton has found itself at the centre of a diplomatic row after the council removed the Taiwanese flag from a children’s art project ahead of a major international beef expo. ABC Capricornia reported that students from local schools were asked to paint bull statues in …

Children’s Taiwan flag design painted over by council ahead of beef industry event

Children’s Taiwan flag design painted over by council ahead of beef industry event

Posted May 09, 2018 05:49:10 Photo: Cow statue with the fish design showing Taiwan’s flag before it was removed by council. (Facebook: Syuan-Si Chen) Related Story: How the beef industry is reinventing itself with ‘conscious’ consumers, digital disruption A family is outraged after Taiwanese flags were painted over by council …

Melania Trump launches ‘Be Best’ campaign focusing on children’s wellbeing, social media – Donald Trump’s America

Melania Trump launches ‘Be Best’ campaign focusing on children’s wellbeing, social media – Donald Trump’s America

Posted May 08, 2018 10:48:15 Photo: US first lady Melania Trump is fighting against “destructive or addictive behaviour” in children. (Reuters: Kevin Lamarque) In a rare twist on their White House roles, first lady Melania Trump has commanded the Rose Garden lectern while her husband watched from the audience. Key …

Perth Children’s Hospital opening date in doubt amid second legionella scare

Perth Children’s Hospital opening date in doubt amid second legionella scare

Updated May 05, 2018 12:08:13 Photo: The hospital’s opening has been delayed nearly three years. (ABC News: Andrew O’Connor) Potentially deadly legionella bacteria has been discovered at the Perth Children’s Hospital for the second time, plunging into doubt the long-delayed $1.2 billion facility’s planned opening later this month. In an …

SA Government commits to building new women’s and children’s hospital

SA Government commits to building new women’s and children’s hospital

Posted April 18, 2018 19:29:51 Photo: Liberal leader Steven Marshall outside the Women’s and Children’s Hospital at North Adelaide, September 22 2015. (ABC News: Angelique Donnellan) Related Story: New women’s hospital to be built next to Royal Adelaide, children’s delayed Related Story: Adelaide Women’s and Children’s Hospital announcement on cards …