Jobs data, mid-year budget update to dominate agenda

By Poppy Johnston
Updated December 10 2023 - 12:05pm, first published 12:00pm
The mid-year update is lilkely to reveal a healthier budget outlook than was detailed in May. (Jane Dempster/AAP PHOTOS)
The mid-year update is lilkely to reveal a healthier budget outlook than was detailed in May. (Jane Dempster/AAP PHOTOS)

An update on the state of the federal finances is expected to show a substantial improvement in the bottom line.