Cubbie sale not in the national interest: Joyce

Cubbie sale not in the national interest: Joyce

Sydney : Australia | Sep 02, 2012 at 8:32 PM PDT
Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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Treasurer Wayne Swan has approved the sale of Cubbie Station in southern Queensland to Shandong RuYi, with strict conditions. Cubbie went into administration in 2009 with debts of around $300 million. Senator Joyce says the sale is not in the national interest and should be stopped. "Nothing is too... FULL ARTICLE AT Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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