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                       Alleged                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ‘Support
                       bikie had                                                   ...We’re going to see growth coming through in a year or two...                                                                                                                               Somalia’
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           – DARRYL GOBBETT
                       police                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    against
                       details                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   terror
                       JORDANNA SCHRIEVER
                       COURT REPORTER
                       A BIKIE had the per-
                       sonal details of 14 South
                       Australian police offi-
                       cers at his Sydney home
                                                                      RBA tips interest                                                                                                                                                                                          WASHINGTON has
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 pointed to a foiled terror
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 plot in Australia this
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 week to remind the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 international communi-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ty of the need to support

                                                                      rates on way up
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 efforts for stable govern-
                       when it was raided in                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ment in Somalia.
                       June, a court has heard.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Authorities thwarted
                          The alleged bikie gang                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 an alleged plan to attack
                       member, who cannot be                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     a Sydney military base.
                       identified, was arrested                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The five men charged
                       in June after his DNA                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     over the alleged plot are
                       was found on a balaclava                                                                  Monetary Policy , pub-                       would be an increase of                                                                                            all Australian citizens.
                                                                    CHRISTOPHER RUSSELL
                       linked to a kidnapping in                                                                 lished yesterday, is that                    about 2 to 2.5 percentage
                       2000. He faces similar
                                                                    ALEXANDRA ECONOMOU                                                                                                                                                                                              One of the men is ac-
                                                                                                                 unemployment rates will                      points in rates.                                                                                                   cused of having trav-
                       charges in relation to                       THE Reserve Bank has
                                                                                                                 not be as bad as feared.                       Federal Treasurer                                                                                                elled to Somalia to fight
                       more victims.                                given its strongest indi-
                                                                    cation yet that interest                        ‘‘Business is trying to                   Wayne Swan said the                                                                                                and train with Al-
                          Prosecutor Lucy

                                                                    rates are on the way up,                     hold on to its labour in                     RBA’s upgraded forecasts                                                                                           Shabaab, a listed terror-
                       Keller yesterday told the
                                                                    as the Australian econ-                      anticipation we’re going                     took account of the Fed-                                                                                           ist organisation in the
                       court the 14 officers
                                                                    omy avoids recession and                     to see growth coming                         eral Government’s stimu-                                                                                           United States.
                       were involved in an
                       unrelated investigation                      growth picks up.                             through in a year or two                     lus package.                                                                                                          U.S. Secretary of State
                       into members of the                             Upgrading its economic                    and they don’t want to be                      Terry Petrakis, who                                                                                              Hillary Clinton reiter-
                       same bikie gang.                             forecasts, the RBA                           caught short again,’’ Mr                     manages Mile End furni-                                                                                            ated the need for the
                          The court heard the                       warned yesterday ‘‘it is                     Gobbett said. The RBA                        ture store Design Initial,                                                                                         international communi-
                       man had beaten one vic-                      not particularly realistic’’                 did warn there was still                     was very confident about                                                                                           ty to support Somalia’s
                       tim so badly he required                     to assume rates will stay                                                                 the future of the business                                                                                         new transitional govern-
                       metal plates in his face,                    at historically low levels.                              PAGE 77:                         and the economy.                                                                                                   ment, which was taking
                       while in a separate inci-                       ‘‘They’re being quite                                                                    ‘‘We have expanded                                                                                               up the fight against Al-
                                                                                                                             Growth to                                                                                                                                           Shabaab.
                       dent another victim suf-                     bullish – there’s a signifi-                                                              part of the shop in the last
                       fered a broken nose,                         cant change in their view                                return                           few weeks because we                                                                                                  ‘‘Al-Shabaab . . . see
                       eyesocket and jaw.                           of the world,’’ Prescott                                                                  have been fortunate not to                                                                                         Somalia as a future
                          ‘‘There is ample                          Securities chief econom-                     much uncertainty ahead.                      have felt the brunt of the                                                                                         haven for global terror-
                       reason why your honour                       ist Darryl Gobbett said.                       ‘‘With confidence glo-                     economic downturn,’’ he                                                                                            ism. Just this week in
8/8/09 4 STATE

                       should not grant bail in                        The bank changed its                      bally still fragile, it re-                  said. ‘‘There’s a sense of                                                                                         Australia, we have been
                       relation to these circum-                    forecast for the economy                     mains possible that the                      positivity and confidence,                                                                                         reminded that there are
                       stances,’’ she said.                         for 2009 from a contrac-                     outlook could weaken                         which has started to show                                                                                          those who would use
                          Andrew Moffa, for the                     tion of 1 per cent to                        again,’’ it said.                            with customers.’’                                                                                                  Somalia as a training
                       accused, said: ‘‘The alle-                   growth of 0.5 per cent.                        It said there would be                       Design Initial last night                                                                                        ground for attacks
                       gations are denied’’.                           The effect of this fore-                  ‘‘movement towards a                         won a trade award from                   EXPANDING: Design Initial store manager                                   around the world.’’
                          The bail application                      cast in the RBA’s quar-                      more normal setting of                       the Hong Kong Australia                  Terry Petrakis at the Mile End business                                   PAGES 10,11: Australia
                       was denied.                                  terly Statement on                           monetary policy’’, which                     Business Association.                    yesterday.         Picture: ALICE PROKOPEC                                at risk in world on alert

                                                                                        New deal for home-delivery customers
                                                                                        IN an Australian newspaper first,                          and benefits, including:                             believe we will get better                               approach for each market,’’ Mr
                                                                                        The Advertiser will be publishing                                                                               engagement from both of the                              Mansell said.

                                                                                                                                                     AUTOMATIC entry into all major
                                                                                        unique front pages tailored to both                        competitions for seven-day home                      subscriber and retail target                                ‘‘With the home delivery edition
                                                                                        its subscription and retail                                delivery subscribers.                                audiences by undertaking this                            we’ll be aiming to give readers
                                                                                        customers from next Monday.                                  BONUS prizes for Advertiser                        initiative,’’ Mr Demaria said.                           more information on the front page,
                                                                                           The move is designed to provide                         promotions.                                             ‘‘The retail front page will be more                  in particular highlighting the content
                                                                                        a customised experience for home                             OPTION to pre-order premium                        eye-catching at street level and                         in the rest of the paper and making
                                                                                        delivery subscribers while driving                         offers, such as DVD specials.                        subscription customers will get a                        it easier to navigate.
                                                                                        more retail sales.                                           The rest of the newspaper will not                 more detailed front page.’’                                 ‘‘Of greater importance, over time
                                                                                           The subscriber edition published                        change and there will be no                             The Advertiser editor Melvin                          we will also greatly enhance the
                                                                                        from Monday to Friday, will provide                        changes to advertising spaces or                     Mansell said advances in                                 benefits of being a home delivery
                                                                                        a more informative front page, with                        material requirements.                               production techniques allow                              customer.
                                                                                        greater content that will allow easier                       Advertiser Newspapers                              flexibility in what customers are                           ‘‘For retail editions the aim
                                                                                        navigation to news stories inside                          marketing director Dan Demaria                       offered.                                                 will be to be more visually
                                                                                        the paper.                                                 said the changes recognised the                         ‘‘Clearly, home delivery and retail                   striking, as ultimately we’re trying
                                                                                           The subscriber edition will also be                     different requirements of retail and                 are separate markets so it makes                         to attract the eyes of potential
                           How the subscriber edition will look                         tailored to specific subscriber offers                     subscription customers. ‘‘We                         sense to adopt a separate, tailored                      readers at the newsstand.’’

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                            Manager, Safety & Wellbeing Systems
                            MAS 3 $93,525 Plus Superannuation

                               The Department of Education and Children’s Services (DECS) ensures the State’s education system is well positioned to deliver high
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                       4    The Advertiser                          Saturday, August 8, 2009

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