The Hon. Rob Lucas MLC

The Hon

Rob Lucas MLC


The Hon Rob Lucas MLC
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Government reaches commercial settlement with nRAH operator and subcontractor over Labor's long-running disputes

Wednesday, 21 August 2019

The State Government has reached an in-principle commercial settlement with the operators of the new Royal Adelaide Hospital, finalising a litany of long-running historical disputes – including duress alarm system and building faults - inherited from the former Labor government and which have plagued the hospital since well before it officially opened in September 2017. Treasurer Rob Lucas said the Government had inherited a “diabolical financial and legal mess at the nRAH from the former Labor government which we’ve had to spend an inordinate amount of time and money to resolve’’. “This has been an absolute lawyers’ picnic costing all parties tens of millions of dollars,’’ said Mr Lucas. “The State’s legal fees alone total more than $18 million over more than 3 years.” Mr Lucas said the new Government has worked cooperatively to protect taxpayers’ interes...Click here for full story

South Australia's economic growth best in the nation, latest ANZ survey

Wednesday, 21 August 2019

The State Government has welcomed the latest in a string of positive independent surveys confirming South Australia’s standout strong economic growth, with the latest ANZ Stateometer revealing SA’s economy is the best performing in the country. The survey, released last night, shows SA was the only state or territory to record “above trend and accelerating growth’’ in the June quarter. The state’s burgeoning $90 billion defence industry, an $11.9 billion pipeline of major infrastructure projects, relative housing affordability and strong employment growth – with a record female workforce participation rate - had underpinned the strong results. “SA was the only state to sit in the upper right quadrant of the ANZ Stateometer*,” the report states. “The strength of the economy seems to have enticed more into job hunting, wi...Click here for full story

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