The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland has welcomed the State Government’s Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Review, which confirms significant progress towards restoring a fiscal surplus for 2015-16. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland says today’s release of draft electricity price determinations should send a strong message to the Senate that it must repeal the carbon tax. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) says the Federal Government’s approval of the Abbot Point Coal terminal expansion and the Curtis Island LNG Facility will be a boost for local business. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) says repealing the Minerals Resources Rent Tax will enhance growth opportunities for Queensland but the small business tax breaks must remain. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland is calling on the Senate to respect the mandate the Federal Government has been given to repeal the Carbon Pricing Mechanism (CPM). Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland says this morning's Brisbane City Council ICT Strategy launch should be a catalyst for further collaboration between local Governments and small business across the state. Read more.
With a proven reputation for innovation and diversification, CCIQ’s latest corporate partner, Lanier Australia, continues to make its mark in the print, document management and ICT industries. Read more.
In a decision that will have implications on future interpretations of the National Employment Standards (NES), the Fair Work Commission has ruled a mining company should have allowed a Fly In Fly Out employee to take carer’s leave when child-minding arrangements fell through. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland says changes to the Fair Work Act from January 1 2014 will have a significant impact on businesses in Queensland. Read more.
The Fair Work Commission has ruled that existing Individual Flexibility Agreements (IFAs) will not be subject to the extended 13 week notice of termination period that will apply under the standard flexibility clause in modern awards. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland is urging business owners in the Goomeri and Kilkivan regions to get on board with a proposed joint chamber for the region. Read more.
With the silly season upon us, there is one event every year it might pay no to be so silly at – a work Christmas party. Read more.
The South East Brisbane Chamber of Commerce's Young Entrepreneur Award winners for 2013 were an eclectic mix with everything from snake breeders to polar bear watchers represented in the annual awards. Read more.