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Qld economy slowing

Posted by: Staff writers | 18 January, 2013 - 10:48 AM
Mining

4BC Mornings: A slowdown in Queensland's traditionally strong mining, tourism and building industries has driven the state's unemployment rate up to the second-highest in the country at 6.25 per cent, the highest since the peak of the global financial crisis.

Tim Nicholls, Queensland Treasurer and Minister for Trade, joins Greg Cary on Mornings.

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