Following a Special General Meeting of CCIQ’s Board and members in Brisbane on 2 October 2012, CCIQ has adopted a new constitution. The new constitution will enable more effective representation and engagement with business and local chambers of commerce, providing a stronger unified voice for business in Queensland. Read more.
Statement by Peter Anderson, Chief Executive, Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Read more.
Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has confirmed its strong support for foreign investment in Queensland in response to the Coalition’s policy discussion paper on Foreign Investment in Australian Agricultural Land and Agribusiness. Read more.
CCIQ (Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland) is today appalled at proposals by Federal Employment Minister Bill Shorten MP to force private organisations to match conditions offered to public sector workers. Read more.
CCIQ (Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland) has stepped up its calls on the Federal Government to change its stance on penalty rates in our submission to the Inquiry being held by the Senate Standing Committee on Education, Employment and Workplace Relations into the Fair Work Amendment (Small Business – Penalty Rates Exemption) Bill 2012 (the Bill). Read more.
CCIQ (Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland) has welcomed today’s State Budget saying that it is a resounding win for Queensland businesses, who desperately need a boost in confidence and investment which can only be brought about by improved fiscal and debt management. Read more.