Sunday, July 5, 2020

What are Labor’s Proposed Tax Reform for Investments?

In a recent announcement, Labor proposed a number of changes to the tax treatment of investments held by Australian tax payers.

Lord Mayor’s Business Award Winners Announced

Brisbane is an ideal environment for fostering economic development and nurturing innovation. Many businesses nominated are drivers of sustainable growth, productivity and prosperity. Brisbane’s economy...

Budget Offers Highways to Small Business Relief While Debt Concern Lingers

Queensland Treasurer Jackie Trad’s first State Budget has a championed a growth narrative with positive announcements around infrastructure and small business, although questions still...

Queensland mine to cut 400 jobs

Global resources business Glencore will sack hundreds of Hail Creek mine workers in what it has dubbed a “restructure” of its operations. In a report...

Taxpayers are Footing the Bill for State Largess

Those who run businesses or work in the private sector might be forgiven for feeling a little jealous of public servants after Queensland industrial...

Cairns getting ready for 2019 with new development

Far North Queensland is expected to receive a full year of growth with new developments set to start construction in Cairns, thanks to the Cyrstalbrook...

Queensland mine to cut 400 jobs

Global resources business Glencore will sack hundreds of Hail Creek mine workers in what it has dubbed a “restructure” of its operations. In a report...

Big bonuses for Queensland’s electricity bosses despite consumer outrage

Queensland power bosses have pocketed extravagant bonuses despite a surge in complaints by consumers over costs and supply. Revealed by The Courier-Mail, Queensland’s state-owned power utilities paid...

Should businesses be concerned about a living wage?

Small and medium-sized businesses are concerned after Opposition leader Bill Shorten confirmed he will boost the minimum wage to a "living wage",...
drone

Push to create regional drone industry in QLD

Queensland is the drone capital of Australia, with more certified pilots per capita than any other state, according to a new report. Innovation Minister Kate Jones...