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New report shows strong economic growth and substantial increases in housing approvals

Deloitte Access Economics March 2018 Business Outlook report, released today, shows Tasmania’s economy continues to go from strength to strength coupled with a sharp jump housing approvals.

More Tasmanians in full time work and record total employment

Labour force figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics show full time employment in Tasmania has grown by 1,400 over the year to March 2018, with 500 full time jobs created last month.

Tasmanian businesses most confident in nation according to Sensis

The Hodgman Liberal Government welcomes the positive Sensis Business Index March 2018 quarter results showing Tasmania’s small and medium sized businesses (SMB) are the most confident in the nation.

Labor’s tax grab will smash Tasmanian home market

Labor’s proposed capital gains tax grab on investment properties will hurt Tasmanian families looking to rent or buy their home.

Investing in new sports facilities at Pembroke Park

Sorell is one of the fast growing regions in Tasmania, however, local sports and recreational facilities are not keeping pace with demand.

Mandatory code of practice

The service of alcohol at gaming machines is a matter for the independent Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission.

State and Federal Liberals unite with business community to bring public sector jobs to Tassie

Tasmanian Liberal Senator Jonathon Duniam and Tasmanian Treasurer Peter Gutwein have joined the business community to launch a working group focused on getting our fair share of Australian Public Service jobs to Tasmania, as part of the Australian Governments decentralisation process.

Construction of dwellings on the rise, business condition up

The latest Australian Bureau of Statistics Building Activity data shows a sharp increase in the number of dwellings being constructed in Tasmania.

Delivering on our Plan to combat Hobart’s traffic congestion

At the election the Hodgman Liberal Government won a clear mandate for our Plan to combat Hobart’s traffic congestion and we are getting on with the job of delivering it.

GST relativities

Today’s announcement regarding GST relativities comes as no surprise.

Population growth a clear sign of confidence in Tasmania

Today’s population figures are a clear sign of confidence in the direction Tasmania is heading.

Communique - Tasmanian Housing Summit

The Premier Will Hodgman today convened an urgent summit to address Tasmania’s housing shortage.

Cracks emerging in anti-pokies campaign

Cracks are emerging in the anti-pokies campaign with Pat Caplice from Rein in The Pokies appearing to soften his position, while Labor remain stubbornly welded to their failed election policy.

Tasmania’s economy amongst strongest in Nation

Statistics released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics today confirm that Tasmania’s economy is one of the best performing in Australia.

Labor’s financial statement a complete joke

Labor's so-called Financial Statement released late today is a complete joke and nothing more than a random selection of numbers thrown on the page.

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New report shows strong economic growth and substantial increases in housing approvals

Deloitte Access Economics March 2018 Business Outlook report, released today, shows Tasmania’s economy continues to go from stre…

More Tasmanians in full time work and record total employment

Labour force figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics show full time employment in Tasmania has grown by 1,…

Tasmanian businesses most confident in nation according to Sensis

The Hodgman Liberal Government welcomes the positive Sensis Business Index March 2018 quarter results showing Tasmania’s small a…