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CCIQ Welcomes Federal Government Moves to Properly Define Casual Employment

Tuesday 11 December, 2018 | By: Dan Petrie

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has welcomed an announcement by Industrial Relations Minister, Kelly O’Dwyer that amendments to current regulation will seek to properly clarify the definition of what a casual worker is following months of confusion resulting from the Workpac Pty Ltd v Skene case. Read more.

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Latest Queensland apprentice data delivers small sliver of optimism

Wednesday 5 December, 2018 | By: Catherine Liddell

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) welcomes the latest results on Queensland’s apprentice data released by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) with almost 40,000 apprentices added to the state economy in the last year. Read more.

CCIQ Statement on RCR Tomlinson

Friday 23 November, 2018 | By: Dan Petrie

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has called on state and federal governments to work with the administrators of Perth based engineering firm, RCR Tomlinson to ensure projects in Queensland are not ‘mothballed’ indefinitely whilst a potential buyer or turnaround of the business is fully assessed. Read more.