Government’s Gaming Policy Deferred

Government’s Gaming Policy Deferred

29 March 2020

Tasmania Minister for Finance Michael Ferguson Deferral Of Government’s Gaming Policy Victor P Taffa With casinos, pubs and clubs closed due to strict measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak, now is not the time to progress the Government’s Future Gaming Markets policy, Minister for Finance Michael Ferguson said. Government remains committed to reforming gaming in […]

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Small Business Supported By Andrews Govt

Small Business Supported By Andrews Govt

28 March 2020

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Money In The Bank For Businesses And Jobs Victor P Taffa Money is in the bank accounts of small and medium businesses supporting them and thousands of jobs through the devastating impacts of coronavirus on the state’s economy. Premier Daniel Andrews and Treasurer Tim Pallas announced today that payroll tax refunds […]

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Small Business Survival Fund Outlined By Chief Minister

Small Business Survival Fund Outlined By Chief Minister

28 March 2020

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner $50 Million Small Business Survival Fund Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government’s $50 Million Small Business Survival Fund will help local Territory businesses survive the unprecedented economic impacts of COVID-19. “My only focus right now is saving lives and saving jobs. I’ll do whatever it takes to protect Territorians.” […]

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Tax Relief Package For Business Across New South Wales

Tax Relief Package For Business Across New South Wales

27 March 2020

New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro Billions In Tax Relief For Business Victor P Taffa $1 Billion Fund For Jobs Help For The Vulnerable New South Wales Government today released the second stage of its economic package aimed at keeping people in jobs, helping businesses and supporting our most vulnerable in the face of […]

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Tasmania Determined To Control Spread Of COVID-19

Tasmania Determined To Control Spread Of COVID-19

27 March 2020

Tasmania Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael Ferguson Message To Tasmanian Industry And Business Sector Victor P Taffa Keeping Tasmanians safe and secure during the coronavirus outbreak is the Government’s Number 1 priority, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael Ferguson said. “We also know that protecting our economy and jobs as best we can during […]

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Jobs Rescue Package Announced By Premier

Jobs Rescue Package Announced By Premier

26 March 2020

South Australia Premier Steven Marshall Rescue Package To Save South Australian Jobs Victor P Taffa Saving South Australian jobs and supporting key industries and local businesses survive throughout an unprecedented economic emergency will be the focus of an immediate $650 Million Jobs Rescue Package to be unveiled by the Marshall Government today. Details of the […]

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Jobs Hub Launched By Chief Minister

Jobs Hub Launched By Chief Minister

26 March 2020

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Connecting Territorians To Work Victor P Taffa COVID19 is doing more damage to our Territory economy than any natural disaster ever has, and the Northern Territory Government is so far investing $120 Million to protect Northern Territory businesses and Territory jobs. “My only focus right now is saving lives […]

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79 % Of Total Population In Capital Cities Year Ended 30 June 2019

79 % Of Total Population In Capital Cities Year Ended 30 June 2019

25 March 2020

Australian Bureau Of Statistics 300,000 More People Living In Capital Cities Victor P Taffa Population living in Australia’s capitals increased by 303,100 people during 2018-19, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). “Capital city growth accounted for 79 % of Australia’s total population increase in the year ending 30 […]

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Retail Turnover Up 0.4 % February 2020

Retail Turnover Up 0.4 % February 2020

25 March 2020

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Preliminary Retail Turnover Rises 0.4 % In February Victor P Taffa Australian retail turnover rose 0.4 %, based on preliminary figures, in February 2020, seasonally adjusted, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Retail Trade figures. Preliminary figures indicate a rise in food will be slightly offset by falls […]

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Package Supporting Health Jobs Households And Businesses Announced

Package Supporting Health Jobs Households And Businesses Announced

24 March 2020

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk $4 Billion Package To Support Health Jobs Households And Queensland Businesses Victor P Taffa Palaszczuk Government will invest an additional $4 Billion in measures to support Queenslanders’ health, their jobs and businesses. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the measures are an unprecedented response to an unprecedented crisis. “To date, this is the […]

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Economic Survival And Jobs Package Announced By Andrews Govt

Economic Survival And Jobs Package Announced By Andrews Govt

24 March 2020

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Economic Survival Package To Support Businesses And Jobs Victor P Taffa Victorian Government will pump billions of dollars into the economy to help Victorian businesses and workers survive the devastating impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. Premier Daniel Andrews and Treasurer Tim Pallas today announced a $1.7 Billion economic survival and jobs […]

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Supermarkets To Receive Deliveries 24/7

Supermarkets To Receive Deliveries 24/7

23 March 2020

New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian New Rules Allow Supermarkets To Receive Deliveries 24/7 Victor P Taffa Supermarkets across the State are now able to receive deliveries 24 hours a day to restock their shelves under new rules introduced by the New South Wales Government. Premier Gladys Berejiklian said the Government had moved to override […]

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Business Improvement Scheme Announced By Chief Minister

Business Improvement Scheme Announced By Chief Minister

22 March 2020

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Business Improvement Scheme To Help Northern Territory Retail And Hospitality Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government’s $65 Million Jobs Rescue & Recovery Plan is all about keeping shops open, cash flowing and Territorians working. “When you spend a dollar in the Territory, you save a Territory job and in […]

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Australia’s Population Up 1.5 % Year Ended 30 September 2019

Australia’s Population Up 1.5 % Year Ended 30 September 2019

22 March 2020

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Australia’s Population Grows By 1.5 % Victor P Taffa Australia’s population grew by 1.5 % during the year ending 30 September 2019, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). “Population at 30 September 2019 was 25.5 Million people, following an annual increase of 371,100 people.” […]

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Unemployment Rate Steady At 5.1 % February 2020

Unemployment Rate Steady At 5.1 % February 2020

22 March 2020

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Trend Unemployment Rate Remained Steady At 5.1% Victor P Taffa Australia’s trend unemployment rate remained steady at 5.1 % in February 2020, from a revised January 2020 figure, according to the latest information released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Trend unemployment rate remained steady at 5.1 % for […]

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COVID-19 Business Hotline Announced

COVID-19 Business Hotline Announced

22 March 2020

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Hotline Help For Businesses Dealing With COVID-19 Impacts Victor P Taffa Andrews Government today launched a hotline for businesses dealing with the significant challenges posed by the COVID-19 outbreak. “COVID-19 outbreak is hurting Victorian businesses and an important way that we can help is by giving them access to the information […]

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Year 2020-21 New South Wales Budget To Be Deferred

Year 2020-21 New South Wales Budget To Be Deferred

21 March 2020

New South Wales Treasurer Dominic Perrottet Treasurer Confirms New South Wales Budget Deferral Victor P Taffa Year 2020-21 New South Wales Budget will be deferred from June until later in the year. This aligns with the approach of other States and Territories, following a recommendation by the National Cabinet of Commonwealth, State and Territory leaders […]

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Tasmania’s Retail Trade Annual Increase 6.4% For December 2019

Tasmania’s Retail Trade Annual Increase 6.4% For December 2019

08 February 2020

Tasmania Premier Peter Gutwein Retail Trade Record Victor P Taffa Latest retail trade data shows Tasmania reaching record highs, with retail turnover hitting $579.3 Million in the month of December 2019 in trend terms, a new monthly record. Tasmania’s annual increase in retail trade in December was not only the highest in the country at […]

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Retail Turnover 0.5 % Down In December 2019

Retail Turnover 0.5 % Down In December 2019

06 February 2020

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Retail Turnover Falls 0.5 % In December Victor P Taffa Retail turnover fell 0.5 % in December 2019, seasonally adjusted, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Retail Trade figures. This follows a rise of 1.0 % in November 2019. “December fall comes after a strong November, led by […]

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Bricks And Mortar Retailing Will Always Thrive

Bricks And Mortar Retailing Will Always Thrive

02 February 2020

Online Retailing Compliments Bricks And Mortar Stores Victor P Taffa Online retailing compliments Bricks and Mortar stores to the benefit of the customer. Online retailing is just a modern tool in the armoury of successful Bricks and Mortar stores. Sydney CBD used to be the place to do your shopping until retailers spread into the […]

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