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• To control the spread of the highly contagious Delta variant of the virus in Australia. New South Wales reported its biggest daily rise in locally acquired cases of COVID-19 for the year on Thursday. The state reported 38 new locally acquired cases in the last 24 hours.
• Australia's unemployment would need to fall further and hold in the low 4 per cent levels to lift inflation. He is of the view that this outcome is not expected until 2024.
• To help support the economy, the RBA left the cash rate at a historic low of 0.1 per cent at its monthly policy meeting and reiterated it will not raise rates until it achieves its employment and inflation objectives.
• Air New Zealand is preparing for a busy July, with the airline operating 670,000 seats and 7,500 flights across its domestic network as a record number of Kiwis travel around the country.