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'Price gouging council'

 

 

The Katherine council is likely to be charging higher rates for properties dropping in value, writes Bruce Francais (pictured), of Katherine.

Grog price gouging: Fines up to $10m

Consumer Affairs warns traders not to blame the new floor price for prices higher than $1.30 per standard drink.

Cr Melky stands by price gouging comments, TCA lobby disagrees

 

 

 

 

Cr Eli Melky is standing by comments he made at Monday's town council meeting about price gouging by the accommodation industry during the Masters Games, but Tourism Central Australia (TCA) says it is common practice to vary rates according to demand. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

 

Cr Melky as a competitor on the Masters Games website: See you in 2014? Maybe not.

Price gouging could threaten future of Masters Games, says Cr Melky

Councillor Eli Melky has criticised the local commercial accommodation industry for raising its tariffs to double and triple the normal rates during the Masters Games. Speaking at last night's council meeting, he said such a practice threatens the sustainability of the games. KIERAN FINNANE reports.

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