Michael McCormack Named Australia’s New Deputy Prime Minister

Michael McCormack has been elected new Deputy Prime Minister of Australia. He has replaced former Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce.

The leader of the National Party automatically becomes deputy prime minister under the terms of the coalition agreement with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s Liberal party.
Source- AIR World Service
Static/Current Takeaways Important for Canara Bank PO 2018 Exam-

  • Australia Capital- Canberra, Currency- Australian dollar, Prime Minister- Malcolm Turnbull.