The Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIQ) says tomorrow’s state budget is an opportunity for the Palaszczuk Government to show spending restraint and create a compelling narrative on managing the state’s debt. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has welcomed the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics trade data for April showing a commodity driven surplus of $977 million and representing the fourth consecutive surplus this year. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has welcomed the latest national accounts figures revealing the Australian economy grew by 1% in the March quarter and 3.1% over the previous 12 months.
Heightened levels of economic activity in Victoria (+1.9% Q/q) and New South Wales (+0.7% Q/q) bolstered the national accounts data. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) says the Fair Work Commission decision to increase the National Minimum Wage and modern award rates by 3.5 per cent will be the largest increase handed down in eight years. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has urged the Palaszczuk Government to set a clear economic direction in the first budget of its second term. Read more.
Does your business pay suppliers overseas or receive payments from customers abroad? Maybe you have offices in various countries and pay employees in different currencies? If so, it is important to ensure your payment routes are optimised to save your business time and money. Read more.
As the final article in our four-part Business Essentials Series, we will discuss how and why you should break up with your accountant, and how to find the best accountant that suits your financial and business needs. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has today welcomed the Opposition’s proposal to reduce payment times from 30 days to 20 days for Government suppliers. Read more.