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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New South Wales Small Business Month October 2019

New South Wales Small Business Month October 2019

14 September 2019

New South Wales Minister for Finance and Small Business Damien Tudehope New South Wales Small Business Month Back For Third Year Victor P Taffa October is New South Wales Small Business Month a month-long festival providing opportunities for small business owners to strengthen their skills and network with others. Minister for Finance and Small Business […]

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Retail Trade Up 0.3 % For July 2019

Retail Trade Up 0.3 % For July 2019

05 September 2019

Tasmania Treasurer Peter Gutwein Retail Trade Growth Highest In Nation Victor P Taffa Today’s Australian Bureau of Statistics retail trade data for July 2019 is great news for Tasmanian retailers who recorded the fastest growth in monthly trade in the nation. “Retail trade in July 2019 grew 0.3 % in trend terms, with retail trade […]

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First Time In 15 Years Tasmania Outstrips National Economic Growth Rate

First Time In 15 Years Tasmania Outstrips National Economic Growth Rate

05 September 2019

Tasmania Treasurer Peter Gutwein Tasmania Outgrows Nation Victor P Taffa Australian Bureau Statistics State Final Demand data for the June 2019 quarter, released today, shows Tasmania’s economic growth has once again outperformed the nation and all other states, Treasurer Peter Gutwein said. “Today’s results mark the first time in 15 years that Tasmania’s economic growth […]

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Retail Turnover Down 0.1 % July 2019

Retail Turnover Down 0.1 % July 2019

03 September 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Retail Turnover Falls 0.1 % In July Victor P Taffa Australian retail turnover fell 0.1 % in July 2019, seasonally adjusted, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Retail Trade figures. This follows a rise of 0.4 % in June 2019. “There were falls in 4 of the 6 […]

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Australia Records First Current Account Surplus Since June Quarter 1975

Australia Records First Current Account Surplus Since June Quarter 1975

03 September 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Australia Records First Current Account Surplus In 44 Years Victor P Taffa Australia has recorded a seasonally adjusted $5.9 Billion current account surplus for the June quarter 2019, according to latest information released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). Largest quarterly goods and services surplus on record at $19.9 Billion […]

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South Australia Credit Rating Reaffirmed By Ratings Agencies

South Australia Credit Rating Reaffirmed By Ratings Agencies

31 August 2019

South Australia Treasurer Rob Lucas Global Ratings Agencies Affirm South Australia’s Stamp Of Approval Victor P Taffa Independent global ratings agencies, Moody’s and Fitch, have re-affirmed their confidence in South Australia’s economy. Moody’s and Fitch have applauded the Marshall Government’s ‘prudent fiscal discipline’ amid growing business confidence and burgeoning defence, space and tourism sectors. In […]

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Supermarket Expansion Approved By Minister

Supermarket Expansion Approved By Minister

29 August 2019

Victoria Minister for Economic Development Tim Pallas Supermarket Giant Expands Victorian Footprint Victor P Taffa Kaufland’s Victorian expansion is gathering steam, with the global supermarket chain receiving approval for a further two stores and proposing at least nine more, which if approved could deliver hundreds of extra jobs. Minister for Economic Development Tim Pallas today […]

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Marshall Govt Grants Exemption To Retail Hours During Royal Adelaide Show

Marshall Govt Grants Exemption To Retail Hours During Royal Adelaide Show

19 August 2019

South Australia Treasurer Rob Lucas Drakes Foodland Wayville Granted Exemption To Trade Longer During Royal Show Victor P Taffa A vocal critic of the Marshall Government’s push to reform shop trading laws has again applied for and been granted a Ministerial exemption to open one of its stores outside prescribed shop trading hours. This is […]

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