Sumary of JobSeeker payment to be extended:
- Prime Minister Scott Morrison is set to extend extra coronavirus payments for JobSeeker recipients at a reduced rate for another three months..
- The federal cabinet expenditure review committee reportedly last week signed off on extending the coronavirus supplement payment beyond December 31 until the end of March, The Australian reports..
- The Prime Minister office declined to comment on the report on Tuesday morning but NCA NewsWire understands an announcement on the JobSeeker payment will be made later in the day..
- NCA NewsWire/Flavio Brancaleone The newspaper reported one rate being considered was $150 a fortnight but a final decision would need to be ticked off by cabinet….