Engineering Construction Valued At $16.7 Billion In 12 Months To September 2018

Engineering Construction Valued At $16.7 Billion In 12 Months To September 2018

17 January 2019

Victoria Acting Treasurer Ben Carroll Driving The Economic Boom In Victoria Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is delivering huge boosts to local engineering construction and building activity, with Victorians feeling more confident about their financial future, according to the latest data. Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today confirmed Victorian engineering construction activity was valued at […]

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McGowan Govt Receives $185 Million From PEXA Share Sale

McGowan Govt Receives $185 Million From PEXA Share Sale

17 January 2019

Western Australia Treasurer Ben Wyatt METRONET Receives $185 Million Boost From PEXA Share Sale Victor P Taffa Western Australian Government has received $185 Million from the sale of its shares in PEXA Transaction represents a positive outcome for the State and is a result of prudent, responsible investment by Landgate Money raised will go towards […]

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Macquarie Shopping Centre Ice-Skating Rink Faces Demolition

Macquarie Shopping Centre Ice-Skating Rink Faces Demolition

17 January 2019

Longstanding Local Resident Horrified Victor P Taffa Macquarie Shopping Centre Ice-Skating Rink is to be demolished making way for more retailing and a refurbishment of the Centre. Multi-Level Macquarie Shopping Centre located in Sydney’s North-West opened in 1981 that included an Ice-Skating Rink. Design of Macquarie Shopping Centre was ahead of its time with long […]

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Kaylene Gulich Appointed New CEO Of Western Australian Treasury Corporation

Kaylene Gulich Appointed New CEO Of Western Australian Treasury Corporation

14 January 2019

Western Australia Treasurer Ben Wyatt First Female Chief Executive Officer For Western Australian Treasury Corporation Victor P Taffa Kaylene Gulich appointed new Chief Executive Officer of the Western Australian Treasury Corporation Gulich will be the first female CEO in the organisation’s history Treasurer Ben Wyatt has announced the appointment of Kaylene Gulich as the new […]

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Retail Trade Across Tasmania 5.3 % Up For November 2018

Retail Trade Across Tasmania 5.3 % Up For November 2018

13 January 2019

Tasmania Acting Treasurer Elise Archer Retail Trade Growth Another Sign Of A Fast-Growing Economy Victor P Taffa There’s more good news for Tasmania’s fast-growing economy with the latest ABS retail trade figures for November 2018 showing a 5.3 % growth in retail trade in Tasmania compared to the same time the year before, Acting Treasurer […]

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Queensland’s Exports At $80.5 Billion For 12 Months To November 2018

Queensland’s Exports At $80.5 Billion For 12 Months To November 2018

12 January 2019

Queensland Acting Premier Cameron Dick Queensland Exports Continue To Boom Victor P Taffa Queensland has set another trade record. Trade figures for the 12 months to November 2018 show Queensland’s goods exports at $80.5 Billion, a record 12-month total and 12.4 % higher than the $71.6 Billion total for the same period a year earlier. […]

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Retail Turnover Up 0.4 % During November 2018

Retail Turnover Up 0.4 % During November 2018

11 January 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Retail Turnover Rises 0.4 % In November Victor P Taffa Australian retail turnover rose 0.4 % in November 2018, seasonally adjusted, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Retail Trade figures. This follows a rise of 0.3 % in October 2018. “Household goods retailing (1.2 %) led the rises.” […]

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Treasurer Dominic Perrottet Announces Savings For People From 1 January 2019

Treasurer Dominic Perrottet Announces Savings For People From 1 January 2019

31 December 2018

New South Wales Treasurer Dominic Perrottet Get Ready For A New Year Of Savings Victor P Taffa New South Wales Treasurer Dominic Perrottet has urged people to ring in the New Year by taking advantage of a suite of new savings. Treasurer Perrottet today said the arrival of the New Year meant new rebates and […]

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Tasmania’s Population Is Growing At Fastest Rate In Nearly A Decade

Tasmania’s Population Is Growing At Fastest Rate In Nearly A Decade

27 December 2018

Tasmania Acting Minister for State Growth Jeremy Rockliff Mainlanders Are Choosing Tasmania As A Home Victor P Taffa Under the Hodgman Government’s long-term plan, Tasmania’s population is growing at its fastest rate in nearly a decade, Acting State Growth Minister Jeremy Rockliff said. ABS has today confirmed Tasmania’s population hit 528,097 people in the June […]

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Submissions For Business Growth Strategy Open Until Monday 21 January 2019

Submissions For Business Growth Strategy Open Until Monday 21 January 2019

27 December 2018

Tasmania Acting Minister for State Growth Jeremy Rockliff New Strategy To Drive Business Growth Victor P Taffa Small business is one of Tasmania’s key drivers of jobs and investment growth and we will further strengthen the sector and boost our economy through a new Tasmanian Business Growth Strategy 2018-2023. Draft strategy, developed in consultation with […]

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New South Wales Boxing Day 2018 Serving Customer Needs

New South Wales Boxing Day 2018 Serving Customer Needs

26 December 2018

New South Wales Treasurer Dominic Perrottet Boxing Day Bonanza For New South Wales Businesses Victor P Taffa Treasurer Dominic Perrottet today backed the rights of New South Wales businesses to open on Boxing Day, as tens of thousands of shoppers across the State voted with their feet and took advantage of post-Christmas sales. “Today I […]

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Trend Unemployment Rate Down To 5.1 % In November 2018

Trend Unemployment Rate Down To 5.1 % In November 2018

20 December 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Trend Unemployment Rate Continues To Decrease Victor P Taffa Australia’s trend unemployment rate fell from 5.2 % to 5.1 % in November 2018, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). “The continued decrease in the trend unemployment rate to 5.1 per cent coincides with the […]

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ABS Reports Sustained Jobs Growth In Victoria

ABS Reports Sustained Jobs Growth In Victoria

20 December 2018

Victoria Treasurer Tim Pallas Victoria Minister for Jobs Martin Pakula 426,800 Jobs Created Over Last 4 Years Is Highest In The Nation Victor P Taffa New data shows Victoria is again leading the nation, with nearly 427,000 jobs created by the Andrews Government during its first term nearly 300,000 of them full-time. New labour force […]

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Board Of Treasurers 2018 Meets At Uluru

Board Of Treasurers 2018 Meets At Uluru

08 December 2018

NewSouth Wales Treasurer Dominic Perrottet Board Of Treasurers Meet In The Middle VictorP Taffa Fourth Board of Treasurers meeting will be held in the geographic heart of Australia today to discuss ways to improve the economic outcomes for all states and territories. On the agenda at the meeting, to be held at Uluru in the […]

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Payroll Tax System To Be Streamlined

Payroll Tax System To Be Streamlined

22 November 2018

New South Wales Treasurer Dominic Perrottet New South Wales Productivity Commission Delivers On Payroll Tax Victor P Taffa Businesses across New South Wales will benefit from a streamlined and modernised payroll tax system following a review by the New South Wales Productivity Commission. New South Wales Government will be implementing all 12 recommendations handed down […]

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New South Wales Budgetary Position Looks Bright After 8 Years Of Hard Work

New South Wales Budgetary Position Looks Bright After 8 Years Of Hard Work

22 November 2018

New South Wales Treasurer Dominic Perrottet 8 Years Of Economic Achievement Transforms New South Wales Victor P Taffa After 8 years of strong financial management, the New South Wales economy has staged a remarkable turnaround, emerging from a disastrous slump under the previous Labor government and surging to a winning position. Treasurer Dominic Perrottet said […]

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Hodgman Govt To Sell Elizabeth Street Pier

Hodgman Govt To Sell Elizabeth Street Pier

19 November 2018

Tasmania Minister for State Growth Peter Gutwein Elizabeth Street Pier To Be Sold Victor P Taffa Tasmania’s tourism and property industries are booming, and the Hodgman Government plan to take advantage of this growth, Minister for State Growth Peter Gutwein said. “Hodgman Government has formed the view that it is no longer appropriate to own […]

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Treasurer Gives Grace And Saves Everyone 10 Minutes

Treasurer Gives Grace And Saves Everyone 10 Minutes

17 November 2018

New South Wales Treasurer Dominic Perrottet New South Wales To Introduce Saving Grace From 31 January 2019 Victor P Taffa Motorists will be given a 10-minute “saving grace” period from 31 January 2019, as part of a package of changes approved this week which are designed to introduce a fairer and more common-sense approach to […]

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Western Australia Out Of Recession After 4 Consecutive Contracting Years

Western Australia Out Of Recession After 4 Consecutive Contracting Years

17 November 2018

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan Western Australia Treasurer Ben Wyatt McGowan Govt’s Jobs Agenda Helps Bring Western Australia Out Of Recession Victor P Taffa ABS figures released today confirm positive growth in the Western Australia economy for the most recent financial year Business investment records a significant turnaround after 4 consecutive years of contraction Figures […]

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South Australia Unemployment Rate Down To 5.4 % For October 2018

South Australia Unemployment Rate Down To 5.4 % For October 2018

16 November 2018

South Australia Minister for Industry and Skills David Pisoni More South Australia Jobs In October ABS Figures Victor P Taffa State Government is encouraged by the latest ABS jobs figures indicating a decline in South Australia’s unemployment rate in October. ABS Labour Force stats released today show improvement in South Australia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate […]

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