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Finance Minister Mathias Cormann says government-owned businesses need to take community expectations into account when setting executive salaries.

Senator Nick Xenophon has labelled a Daily Telegraph story "silly news" and another in The Australian "fake" after they took aim at his stance on welfare cuts.

Communications Minister Mitch Fifield has signalled he may support stronger monitoring of retailer's internet speed claims by the consumer watchdog.