Archive: 2019


Luxury resort’s A$120m upgrade revitalises storm-damaged Whitsundays tourism

Monday 20 May, 2019 | By: Austrade and Ella Schalch

The Daydream Island resort in the Whitsunday Islands has reopened[] after a A$120 million rebuild by owners, China Capital Investment Group. The island and its iconic ‘living reef’ resort were badly damaged in March 2017 by Cyclone Debbie. Read more.

Private vs. Public and what on earth is Hybrid; which suits your business?

Wednesday 15 May, 2019 | By: SureBridge

In a remarkable time, cloud computing has emerged and revolutionised the way we do business. This shift transformed rigid, manual and physical processes into agile operations, connecting business with consumers in unique and meaningful ways. An understanding of the cloud inevitably leads to the final question of which type of cloud to choose: public, private or hybrid.
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Optimistic Assumptions Raise More Concerns for Business Over ALP Election Commitments: CCIQ

Friday 10 May, 2019 | By: Dan Petrie

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has raised serious questions over the Australian Labor Party’s (ALP) election commitments where a reversal in previously harmonised penalty rates, the abolition of the Australian Building Construction Commission and scant detail on an ambitious climate policy weigh on business sentiment across Queensland. Read more.

New international student panel appointed

Friday 10 May, 2019 | By: Ella Schalch and Trade & Investment Queensland

Students from 10 countries will be a grass-roots voice on international education in Queensland, following their appointment to the 2019 Queensland International Student Advisory Panel[] (QISAP). Read more.