For six months people with mortgages have been able to pause repaying their loans. The offer, made by Australia’s banks to their home loan customers, temporarily stopped what is normally the biggest expense for many households.
- The initial six-month COVID loan deferrals are expiring now and banks say they will only grant a four-month extension in cases of severe hardship
- As of August, 9 per cent of home loans, worth $160 billion, were still on deferrals
‘A whole lot of pain’: Staggering Covid statistic rocks hard-hit nation – Yahoo News Australia
There are is now a new Covid-19 infection in the nation each second of the day.
When it comes to controlling the spread of coronavirus, things are not going well in the United States.
The White House coronavirus task force warned that much of the country is in the grips of an unrelenting surge in Covid-19 cases.
It urged tough counter-measures, as the number of US infections reported on Thursday (local time) hit a new daily record of more than 91,000.
When cases hit 86,600 earlier on Thursday, Mark Baker, a correspondent for the New York Times tweeted that there were now cases…
Japan Airlines to retire its domestic Boeing 777s – Executive Traveller
Japan is one of the few countries where the international-grade Boeing 777 features on domestic routes.
Japan Airlines will retire all 13 of its Boeing 777 jets dedicated to domestic routes on the back of a record US$3.6 billion annual loss.
The Japanese flag carrier said the domestic Boeing 777-200 and 777-300s would be sent off by March 2023.
Additionally, all eleven long-range Boeing 777-200ERs would be removed from JAL’s international network by March 2021, although some would see out their remaining years in the domestic fleet.
While most travellers associate the Boeing 777 with trips spanning…
Jeffrey Epstein’s ex admits to bringing him women, buying victim schoolgirl outfit – NEWS.com.au
Jeffrey Epstein’s ex admits to bringing him women, buying victim schoolgirl outfit
One of Jeffrey Epsteins ex-girlfriends has admitted bringing three women to the now-deceased paedophile as well as shopping for a little schoolgirl outfit for one of his victims.But she denied taking part in any of the abuse.
New Jersey artist Rina Oh, 41, spoke for the first time about accusations levelled against her on the podcast Broken: Seeking Justice.
As well as life with the late paedophile, she spoke about being married to Vincent Amen – a former Michael Jackson employee who was named as…
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