CCIQ has today congratulated the Brisbane Airport Corporation and Virgin Australia on their much needed agreement that will pave the way for the development of a new parallel runway. Read more.
The Small Business Too Big To Ignore pre-election campaign has moved into its next phase with the unveiling of ‘The BIG 4 You Can’t Ignore’, the top four issues that small business has identified as critical to their survival and success in the lead up to, and following the election. Read more.
CCIQ (Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland) is excited that Brisbane will host the G20 Leaders Summit on November 15 and 16, 2014 with the G20 Finance Ministers’ meeting also to be held in regional Queensland. Read more.
CCIQ is disappointed that the House of Representatives has pushed through amendments to the Fair Work Act that further add to the already substantial burden that the Act places on small and medium businesses. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) notes the passage of the Industrial Relations (Transparency and Accountability) Bill 2013 through Parliament last night. Read more.
This State Budget is about restoring integrity to Queensland’s finances in the medium to longer term and from a long game perspective should be supported. The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) expected a tough budget as the State Government aims to balance the books and be in a position to pay down debt. Read more.
The Queensland business community is very disappointed with the new tax imposts and broken commitments to lift the payroll tax exemption threshold, however there is still much to play for in tomorrow's budget. Read more.
The Queensland business community is bracing itself for electricity price rises ranging between 10 per cent to 20 per cent to be announced by the Queensland Competition Authority tomorrow for 2013-14. Read more.