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Business conditions continue to flat line in Queensland

Monday 3 August, 2020

Two in three businesses indicated their sales and profitability had declined during the quarter; 54% of businesses are concerned about their viability beyond 12-months when many of the stimulus measures end; and The easing of restrictions and anticipation of the border reopening credited for a slight increase in business sentiment. Read more.

JobKeeper to keep backing business: CCIQ

Tuesday 21 July, 2020

The extension of the JobKeeper scheme will give business the support it needs to continue operating through the COVID crisis, said the Chamber Of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ). Read more.

Joint statement on the extension of JobKeeper scheme

Wednesday 15 July, 2020

The Queensland Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Queensland Council of Unions jointly call on the Federal Government to extend and expand the JobKeeper scheme to protect businesses and workers still experiencing impacts of COVID-19. Read more.

Relief for small business on the way:CCIQ

Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Queensland businesses, especially those in the tourism and hospitality sectors have the green light to increase operations following the Palaszczuk Government’s announcement of a July 10 border reopening date for all states except Victoria. Read more.