Lizards seized in illegal smuggling bust

Native lizards stuffed into toys, electronics and chip packets are among more than 150 animals seized after an operation targeting wildlife smuggling in Victoria. The lizards – with an estimated street value of more than $550,000 – have been seized since the smuggling ring was busted last June. A single …

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Westpac opts for teller raise over bonus

Westpac has scrapped bonuses for its 2,300 bank tellers as it aims to rebuild customer trust damaged during the banking royal commission. Westpac, which removed product-related incentives for branch personnel in 2016, will remove customer satisfaction-linked bonuses from April and replace them with a $500 fixed pay increase. “A simple …

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