Friday 11 June, 2010 | Tags: Economic Policy
Chamber of Commerce & Industry Queensland today called on the Prime Minister as he visits the Mackay region to take note of the serious impact that his planned resource super profits tax (RSPT) will have on the local business community. Read more.
Tuesday 8 June, 2010 | Tags: State and Federal Budgets
The State Government's commitment to fiscal discipline and bringing the State budget closer to a sustainable position is commendable however it will not yet restore the state's vitally needed AAA credit rating, Chamber of Commerce & Industry Queensland (CCIQ) today announced. Read more.
Monday 7 June, 2010
Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland today expressed concern and frustration at the State Government's industry waste levy announced over the weekend which unfairly shifts the cost and burden of waste management onto Queensland businesses. Read more.
Monday 7 June, 2010 | Tags: State and Federal Budgets
Chamber of Commerce & Industry Queensland (CCIQ) today called on the government to provide the remedy for an unhealthy Queensland business community after the latest figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statics revealed business investment has now been in decline for five consecutive quarters. Read more.
Thursday 3 June, 2010 | Tags: Workplace and Employment Policy
Today's decision by Fair Work Australia to increase wages by $26 a week is extraordinary and foolish given the fragile state of the Queensland economy, Chamber of Commerce & Industry Queensland (CCIQ) announced today. Read more.