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Current Affairs Wrap: Trump’s taxing move, Melbourne CBD attack, Australia’s biggest meth bust

The last work week of the year would unfortunately not go quietly, as Donald Trump eviscerated the taxation system, complicated violent sped through the Melbourne CBD and history was made at the end of a cuff.

Giving tech enterprises free rein in South Australia a risk we should take

Recently, a bill that would see Elon Musk and his ilk able to work above the state laws of South Australia was vociferously shot down. I think we should do it, as history has shown it to work.

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The week in media: 16th June, 2017

Every Friday, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week we look at the coming ad war, how AI turned hype into results and the equation to make the sale.

Trump’s war to remake the global economy

Uncovered by correspondents, a global war rattles on. A clash authored in Washington, with the ultimate goal of remaking the world.

Last night: Who got the best of the budget’s loving?

What a night. Our heads were swimming with the romance of possibilities, and some of us did some things we didn’t want to do. So, who got the most out of the budget?

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