WA budget: Treasurer Ben Wyatt not willing to get ‘beaten up’ over gold royalty hike

WA budget: Treasurer Ben Wyatt not willing to get ‘beaten up’ over gold royalty hike

By Eliza Laschon Posted May 11, 2018 15:35:29 Photo: Ben Wyatt welcomes his budget being described as boring. (Supplied: West Australian) West Australian Treasurer Ben Wyatt has decided not to go head to head with major industry in his second state budget, but has left the door open for a …

Sophie Mirabella spoke to Ken Wyatt ‘to get evidence right’ about newspaper defamation case: court

Sophie Mirabella spoke to Ken Wyatt ‘to get evidence right’ about newspaper defamation case: court

Updated April 30, 2018 15:54:06 Photo: Ken Wyatt told the court Sophie Mirabella spoke to him at a party meeting about the case. (AAP: Simon Dallinger) Related Story: Mirabella tearfully tells court of ‘disgusting’ story as secret recording revealed Related Story: ‘Fake news’: Claim Mirabella pushed political rival not true, …

Top WA executives get fat termination payouts up to $500,000, Treasurer Ben Wyatt confirms

Top WA executives get fat termination payouts up to $500,000, Treasurer Ben Wyatt confirms

Posted April 26, 2018 16:38:16 The WA Government has forked out more than $15 million to get rid of some of the state’s highest paid bureaucrats as part of its shakeup of the public sector. New figures released by the Public Sector Commission confirmed 75 departed executives received payouts worth …