Media Releases

CCIQ represents over 448,000 state SMEs and advocates on local, state and federal matters to advance the interests of Queensland’s robust SME sector. For enquiries,  interviews, information or commentary from CCIQ contact Faith Jarvis, CCIQ Communication Manager on 0405494088 or media@cciq.com.au 

Business conditions continue to flat line in Queensland

Monday 3 August, 2020 | By: Faith Jarvis

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.

Relief for small business on the way:CCIQ

Tuesday 30 June, 2020 | By: Faith Jarvis

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.

Member Update: The Road to Recovery

Thursday 28 May, 2020 | By: Colin Fruk

This morning CCIQ CEO Stephen Tait attended the first meeting of the Industry Recovery Alliance – a group established by Premier Palaszczuk to get our economy going and people into jobs. CCIQ is glad to be representing the small business sector, which comprises a range of delegates speaking for all kinds of industry and community interests. Read more.