Millions of Australians begin receiving new $750 coronavirus payment | ABC News

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Five million Australians have started receiving a new $750 coronavirus payment – the second since the pandemic began wreaking havoc on the economy.

But all eyes are on how the Government reconfigures, or replaces, the JobKeeper payment that’s kept businesses and jobs on life support for months.

As political editor Andrew Probyn explains, JobKeeper has obscured the true extent of the jobless rate.

Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-07-13/coronavirus-economic-support-payment-round-two-explained/12447358?section=politics

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