Wages Up 0.5% September Quarter 2019

Wages Up 0.5% September Quarter 2019

13 November 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Wages Rise 0.5% In The September Quarter 2019 Victor P Taffa Seasonally adjusted Wage Price Index (WPI) rose 0.5 % in the September quarter 2019 and 2.2 % through the year, according to figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). Seasonally adjusted, private sector wages rose 2.2 % […]

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Extension Of Christmas Shop Trading Hours Announced

Extension Of Christmas Shop Trading Hours Announced

09 November 2019

South Australia Treasurer Rob Lucas Christmas Extended Shop Trading Hours Announced Victor P Taffa Marshall Government has announced it has approved Boxing Day retail trade in the suburbs again this year, following the ‘roaring success’ of historic post-Christmas sales across Adelaide in 2018. More than 130,000 people flocked to suburban retailers on Boxing Day last […]

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Tasmanian Retail Trade At Double National Growth Rate September 2019

Tasmanian Retail Trade At Double National Growth Rate September 2019

05 November 2019

Tasmania Treasurer Peter Gutwein Tasmania’s Record Retail Trade Victor P Taffa In a win for Tasmanian retailers and testament to the Hodgman Government’s Plan to grow the State’s economy, the Australian Bureau of Statistics has today confirmed retail trade is now a record $558 Million per month. This is $100 Million more per month than […]

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Retail Turnover Up 0.2 % September 2019

Retail Turnover Up 0.2 % September 2019

04 November 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Retail Turnover Rises 0.2 % In September Victor P Taffa Australian retail turnover rose 0.2 % in September 2019, seasonally adjusted, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Retail Trade figures. This follows a 0.4 % rise in August 2019. “There was a mix of results at the industry […]

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CPI Up 0.5 % September Quarter 2019

CPI Up 0.5 % September Quarter 2019

30 October 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics CPI Rose 0.5 % In The September 2019 Quarter Victor P Taffa Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose 0.5 % in the September 2019 quarter, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) figures. This follows a rise of 0.6 % in the June 2019 quarter. Most significant price rises were: […]

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Tasmania Overtakes New South Wales On Economic Premiership Table

Tasmania Overtakes New South Wales On Economic Premiership Table

29 October 2019

Tasmania Treasurer Peter Gutwein Tasmania’s Economy Surges Ahead Says CommSec Victor P Taffa October 2019 Commsec State of the States Report, once again confirms that the Tasmanian economy is surging ahead, and that the Hodgman Government’s long-term Plan is working, Treasurer Peter Gutwein said. According to the report, Tasmania now ranks second out of all […]

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Internet Job Vacancies Up 5.9 % For September 2019

Internet Job Vacancies Up 5.9 % For September 2019

25 October 2019

Tasmania Treasurer Peter Gutwein Delivering More Jobs For Tasmanians And A Stronger Economy Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government’s top priority is to grow the economy and create jobs. New data released today shows that the state’s vibrant economy remains the strongest in Australia for jobs vacancy growth. Commonwealth Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family […]

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S&P Ratings Agency Retains Tasmania’s Credit Rating Of AA+

S&P Ratings Agency Retains Tasmania’s Credit Rating Of AA+

23 October 2019

Tasmania Treasurer Peter Gutwein S&P Global Maintains Tasmania’s Credit Rating Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government’s team has once again been endorsed by leading ratings Agency, Standard and Poors Global, with the Agency today again rating Tasmania with AA+ (Stable), its second highest rating, Treasurer Peter Gutwein said. In a resounding endorsement of the Government’s fiscal […]

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Unemployment Rate Down To 6.4% September 2019

Unemployment Rate Down To 6.4% September 2019

18 October 2019

Tasmania Treasurer Peter Gutwein Confident Businesses And A Strong Economy Delivering Jobs Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government’s number one priority is to create jobs for Tasmanians. Treasurer Peter Gutwein said the plan is delivering with today’s Australian Bureau of Statistics labour force data for September 2019 showing 700 jobs were created throughout the state. “This […]

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Unemployment Rate Remains Steady At 5.3% September 2019

Unemployment Rate Remains Steady At 5.3% September 2019

17 October 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Trend Unemployment Rate Steady At 5.3% Victor P Taffa Australia’s trend unemployment rate remained steady at 5.3 % in September 2019, according to the latest information released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). “All of Australia’s key trend measures remained steady in September 2019, with the unemployment rate at 5.3 […]

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Deloitte Access Business Outlook Paints Positive Picture Of South Australia’s Economy

Deloitte Access Business Outlook Paints Positive Picture Of South Australia’s Economy

14 October 2019

South Australia Treasurer Rob Lucas South Australia Welcomes Latest Job Creation Deloitte Report Victor P Taffa Marshall Government has welcomed the latest Deloitte Access Business Outlook which paints a positive picture of South Australia’s economy, underpinned by strong export and commercial construction sectors and buoyed by near-record jobs growth as well as a massive surge […]

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National Valuer Analysis Says Adelaide Is Outperforming Sydney

National Valuer Analysis Says Adelaide Is Outperforming Sydney

14 October 2019

South Australia Treasurer Rob Lucas Adelaide’s ‘Rising’ Housing Market Outperforming Other Capitals Victor P Taffa Adelaide’s residential property market is a rising star and outperforming all other mainland capital cities including Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane in terms of stability, according to independent analysis by national valuer Herron Todd White (HTW). HTW national property clock for […]

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Property Council Proposed Land Tax Bill Rejected By Marshall Govt

Property Council Proposed Land Tax Bill Rejected By Marshall Govt

08 October 2019

South Australia Treasurer Rob Lucas Government Rejects Property Council’s Proposed New $1,595 Land Tax Bill Victor P Taffa Treasurer Rob Lucas today said the State Government rejected a Property Council proposal to impose an average new land tax bill of $1,595 on 213,000 landowners who currently don’t pay any land tax at all. This crazy […]

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Point Of Consumption Tax On Wagering To Be Introduced From 1 January 2020

Point Of Consumption Tax On Wagering To Be Introduced From 1 January 2020

07 October 2019

Tasmania Treasurer Peter Gutwein Point Of Consumption Tax Victor P Taffa As announced in the 2019-20 State Budget, the Tasmanian Government will introduce a Point of Consumption Tax on wagering from 1 January 2020, Treasurer Peter Gutwein said. Following consultation with industry stakeholders, it has been determined the Point of Consumption Tax will be set […]

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Retail Turnover Up 0.4 % August 2019

Retail Turnover Up 0.4 % August 2019

04 October 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Retail Turnover Rises 0.4 % In August Victor P Taffa Australian retail turnover rose 0.4 % in August 2019, seasonally adjusted, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Retail Trade figures. This follows a relatively unchanged result (0.0 %) in July 2019. “Food retailing (0.4 %) led the rises.” […]

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Small Business Booms Under Hodgman Govt

Small Business Booms Under Hodgman Govt

03 October 2019

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Backing Small Business Victor P Taffa Tasmanian Government’s number one priority is to create jobs for Tasmanians, and our Plan is delivering, Premier Will Hodgman said. “Since we came to office, nearly 1,600 new small businesses have been created in Tasmania, as well as 13,500 jobs in the broader economy.” Today […]

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Gin Trade Deal Signed In India

Gin Trade Deal Signed In India

29 September 2019

Victoria Minister for Small Business Adem Somyurek Goat Soap And Melbourne Gin The Tonic For India Victor P Taffa India’s discerning drinkers and beauty devotees will now be able to enjoy some of Victoria’s finest products thanks to the Andrews Government’s support in establishing strong trade with India. Minister for Small Business Adem Somyurek attended […]

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Unemployment Rate 5.3% August 2019

Unemployment Rate 5.3% August 2019

19 September 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Trend Unemployment Rate 5.3% Victor P Taffa Australia’s trend unemployment rate increased in August 2019 to 5.3 %, from a revised July 2019 figure, according to the latest information released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). “Australia’s trend unemployment rate increased to 5.3 % in August 2019. The trend participation […]

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Australia’s Population Up 1.6 % Year Ended 31 March 2019

Australia’s Population Up 1.6 % Year Ended 31 March 2019

19 September 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Australia’s Population Grows By 1.6 % Victor P Taffa Australia’s population grew by 1.6 % during the year ending 31 March 2019, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). “Population at 31 March 2019 was 25.3 Million people, following an annual increase of 388,800 people.” […]

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Jobs Filled Up 0.5 % June Quarter 2019

Jobs Filled Up 0.5 % June Quarter 2019

14 September 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Jobs Growth Continues In June Quarter 2019 Victor P Taffa Number of filled jobs in Australia grew by 0.5 % in the June quarter 2019, and 2.4 % over the year, according to new figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). This followed a smaller increase in the […]

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