(per press association.) QUEENSLAND. Brisbane, Aagait 2 Ths Colonial Treasurer's Financial Statement shows that the receipts during the year exceed the expenditure by j£ii7,ooo. The deficit, which at the beginning of the year was now stands at The value of imports m the year just passed was j£i 3,000 less than the preceding twelve months, the decrease being m grain and flour. The Government have decided not to alter the tariff. The receipts for the current year are estimated at and the expenditure A Loan Bill for the purpose of carrying on public works will be introduced shortly.
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AUSTRALIAN,, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2190, 3 August 1889
AUSTRALIAN, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2190, 3 August 1889
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