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Gina Rinehart calls for Australian wage cut

5 September 2012 Last updated at 10:36 BST

Australian mining magnate Gina Rinehart has criticised her country's economic performance and said Africans willing to work for $2 a day should be an inspiration.

Ms Rinehart is reported to be the world's richest woman and her views have been dismissed by Prime Minister Julia Gillard.

Duncan Kennedy reports from Sydney.