Civil proceedings have today been instituted against employment relations company Employsure Pty Ltd for allegedly misleading small business consumers that it was, or was affiliated with, a government agency when that was not the case. Read more.
About the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) Read more.
Australia’s job vacancies increased 1.7% in the three months to November as private sector openings surpassed 220,000 according to the latest data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics with Queensland jobs listed up 8.3% over the same period to 38,000. Read more.
From December 30th, 2018, Australian exporters will get immediate tariff reductions and better access in new markets across the Americas and Asia, with further tariff reductions also set to take place on 1 January 2019. Read more.
Australian farmers and businesses will continue to reap the benefits of Australia’s free trade agreements with further tariff cuts set to boost Australia’s competitive advantage in two of our major export markets. Read more.
Queensland coal exports helped Australia continue its trade surplus run recording $1.925 billion for November according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), following elevated demand from Asia for iron ore, coal and gas. Read more.
Entering the overseas market with your product or service is an exciting time for any business, providing you with the opportunity to make additional profits, increase the market size of your business and expand your customer network. Other reasons you may be looking to export could include: Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) says businesses across the State will be bitterly disappointed as crucial training initiatives begin rolling out in other States and Territories under the National Partnership Agreement (NPSAF) – which the Palaszczuk Government’s refused to sign onto September last year. Read more.
ACCC Court Action against Employsure a Warning to Business to Get the Right Advice on Fair Work Regulations: CCIQ
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has again reiterated warnings to small businesses to seek appropriate advice on Fair Work Ombudsman related matters and industrial relations following the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)’s decision to commence legal proceedings against Employsure for misleading conduct. Read more.