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Govt inquiry examines regional impact of privatisation

<p>A Federal House of Representatives committee will examine the economic impact of privatisation of infrastructure and government businesses on regional Australia.</p> <p>The Transport and Regional Services Committee will examine the benefits and disadvantages of privatisation in rail, road, aviation, ports, power and industrial manufacturing sectors.</p> <p>It will also consider ways of developing a world-class infrastructure and ways on monitoring and reporting on government privatisation programs. </p> <p>Submissions to the inquiry are being sought by November 14.</p> <br />