John Fraser

Type: Person
Name: John Fraser
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Challenges for Abbott's 'honest' budget

It was a simple enough question but one Tony Abbott chose to duck: is the budget in a worse position now than when he became prime minister just over a year ago?The question came at a media event this week but rather than giving a simple yes or no answer, ... [Published Prime 7 - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

‘Hug-a-thug’ programs work

Re: Shooting deaths rock Toronto, Oct. 7Shooting deaths rock Toronto, Oct. 7Rob and Doug Ford (open Doug Ford's policard) have consistently voted against funding for after-school programs and community centre groups for troubled and at-risk youth. Rob ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Signs, signs, everywhere signs

00:00 From: JOHN FRASERI’VE noticed a proliferation of oversized public information signs around the island lately.First there were giant “click it or ticket” and other alleged public safety signs showing up in people’s front yards and along scenic routes ... [Published Marianas Variety - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Time for a mix of leaders dedicated to public service, not self service

John Glover was my art teacher at Stawell High School. Given that I went on to become chairman of the National Gallery of Australia, I think he did a good job.He was an example of how humble, practical people with real-world skills can do many things. ... [Published Melbourne Age - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

APS may lure back top banker

Speculation is growing that the Australian Government will name John Fraser the next secretary to the Treasury. He had already worked at the department until in 2013 switching to a career in investment banking, and later managed $A960bn worth of assets ... [Published Individual.com - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Waggon picture triggers old memories

HOW well remembered old Shields coalman Bob Young is turning out to be.Why one of his waggons, decorated with flowers, featured in that old picture taken in the 1930s, we still don’t know.But I continue to hear from readers who recall him, among them ... [Published Shields Gazette - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 2 reports

Stamina for job at Treasury

John Fraser is being seen as a frontrunner to become the next federal Treasury secretary in Australia, succeeding Martin Parkinson and Ken Henry. The 63-year-old had already worked at the department in the 1970s, before serving with the International ... [Published Individual.com - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 4 reports

Four key tasks facing new federal Treasury secretary favourite John Fraser

Deloitte Access Economics director Chris Richardson says federal Treasury secretary Martin Parkinson's replacement will face four key tasks when the job becomes vacant in December.As expectations grow that former deputy Treasury chief John Fraser will ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Neighbors in Religion: Longtime cantor to retire

Seems it was only yesterday that Cantor Steven Haas was attending Religious School and celebrating his Bar Mitzvah at Temple Beth Sholom.And when he became the cantor of his home temple in 1989, Haas was only the third cantor in the history of the co ... [Published Miami Herald - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

New Zealand to lead rheumatic fever vaccine search

A trans-Tasman research coalition between New Zealand and Australia is undertaking a unique global project to accelerate the development of a vaccine for rheumatic fever, which disproportionately affects Māori, Pacific Islanders, Australian Aboriginals ... [Published University of Auckland - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

CHRISTINA BLIZZARD · Lieutenant-governors should play activist's role

TORONTO -- There's an old saying about how a camel is a horse designed by a committee.It came to mind at the installation of new Lt.-Gov. Elizabeth Dowdeswell.Since her appointment was announced in July, reporters have scratched their heads as to why ... [Published Sun News - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Fighting pneumonia: Brisbane doctors help in Uganda's battle with child-killing disease

A simple oxygen device modified by two Brisbane doctors could help save the lives of thousands of children in central Africa.Professor John Fraser from the Critical Care Research Group has just returned from Uganda where the first stage of a trial is ... [Published Prime 7 - Sep 22 2014]

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Labor treasury spokesman Chris Bowen said Mr Fraser appeared to be "very well credentialled for this role" but lashed the Abbott government for dismissing Dr Parkinson

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Challenges for Abbott's 'honest' budget [Published Prime 7 - Oct 10 2014]
‘Hug-a-thug’ programs work [Published Toronto Star Online - Oct 10 2014]
Signs, signs, everywhere signs [Published Marianas Variety - Oct 09 2014]
Time for a mix of leaders dedicated to public s... [Published Melbourne Age - Oct 09 2014]
APS may lure back top banker [Published Individual.com - Oct 08 2014]
Waggon picture triggers old memories [Published Shields Gazette - Oct 07 2014]
Stamina for job at Treasury [Published Individual.com - Oct 07 2014]
Here's The Man Tipped To Be Australia's Next Tr... [Published Business Insider Australia - Oct 06 2014]
Four key tasks facing new federal Treasury secr... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Oct 06 2014]
Neighbors in Religion: Longtime cantor to retire [Published Miami Herald - Oct 06 2014]
The London banker from the scandal-plagued firm... [Published Crikey Media - Oct 06 2014]
Ex-UBS head Fraser to run Treasury [Published Individual.com - Oct 05 2014]
Ex-UBS exec to head Treasury: report [Published Business Spectator - Oct 05 2014]
Allegheny County Housing Authority bans smoking... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Oct 04 2014]
Allegheny County launches smoking ban in public... [Published WTAE.com - Oct 04 2014]
Qld mum sent lover nude photos of daughter [Published Prime 7 - Sep 30 2014]
A great show for all ages [Published Bega District News - Sep 27 2014]
What’s Trending? Four Top New York Wine Directo... [Published Connecticut Cottages & Gardens - Sep 26 2014]
New Zealand to lead rheumatic fever vaccine search [Published University of Auckland - Sep 26 2014]
CLOs’ $94 Billion Sales Record Poised to Crumbl... [Published Bloomberg - Sep 25 2014]
CHRISTINA BLIZZARD · Lieutenant-governors shoul... [Published Sun News - Sep 25 2014]
12 New Restaurants from Your Favorite NYC Chefs [Published Huffington Post - Sep 24 2014]
Preparing Detained Youth for Success [Published Government of Ontario - Sep 24 2014]
EQAO Profiles Two Secondary Schools in the Grea... [Published Morningstar.com - Sep 24 2014]
Media Advisory - EQAO to Release Local Results ... [Published Canada NewsWire - Sep 23 2014]
How Elizabeth Dowdeswell became Ontario’s lieut... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 23 2014]
Litigation Targets Alleged Video of Exams [Published WOWT - Sep 23 2014]
Fighting pneumonia: Brisbane doctors help in Ug... [Published Prime 7 - Sep 22 2014]
So Many Risks, So Little Time [Published Government Executive - Sep 19 2014]
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Born in Charlottetown on May 27, 1946, Michael Dennis Duffy was driven to reach out to others. Even before becoming a teen, he’d told his chums he wanted to become a radio reporter on Parliament Hill. At age 16, he was an active ham radio operator, ...
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