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A step forward in finding a solution to JBS issue

Today’s meeting with pork producers and the TFGA has been a very worthwhile and significant first step towards resolving this issue.

Government supports small business in new strategy

24 October 2018 The single most important action any government can take to support small, medium and large businesses and industry is to put in place an economic environment that gives the private sector the confidence to invest, grow and create jobs.

Tasmania leading the nation on job vacancies

24 October 2018 Tasmania’s economy is booming and our State’s businesses are the most confident in the nation.

Union disrupting services to push for bigger pay rises

23 October 2018 Tomorrow’s Union industrial action is designed to cause disruption to families and to a range of essential services, in order to push for a bigger pay rise.

Deloitte report underlines strength in Tasmania’s economy

23 October 2018 Tasmania is now a better place to live than ever before and today’s Deloitte Access Economics September 2018 Business Outlook report once again identifies the strong performance of the Tasmanian economy.

Devonport City Abattoir

22 October 2018 JBS has advised the Government of its intention to permanently cease being the operator of its Devonport City Abattoir on 15 November 2018.

Tasmania’s unemployment rate remains low

18 October 2018 Australian Bureau of Statistics labour force data released today for September shows Tasmania’s unemployment rate remains steady at 5.9 per cent, much lower than the 7.5 per cent recorded in March 2014.

Standing up for Tasmania’s fair GST share

16 October 2018 The Tasmanian Government’s clear position has always been that it would not agree to any changes to the GST distribution model that are not in Tasmania’s best interests.

Easing the cost of living and building better infrastructure

15 October 2018 This week in Parliament the Hodgman Liberal Government will bring on for debate three key pieces of legislation focused on easing cost of living pressures for Tasmanians and building the infrastructure we need for tomorrow.

Ex-HMAS Darwin

The Tasmanian Government has decided not to accept the Commonwealth Government’s offer of the ex-HMAS Darwin for scuttling off the East Coast.

Retail trade continues to shine

5 October 2018 Tasmania’s record-breaking run of strong retail trade has continued, with data released by the ABS today confirming 46 consecutive months of growth.

Scott Bacon once again demonstrates he is not up to the job

4 October 2018 All Mr Bacon can do is make up silly conspiracy theories.

Proposed Commonwealth GST legislation requires amendment

3 October 2018 The Hodgman Liberal Government’s clear position has always been that it would not agree to any changes to the GST distribution model that are not in Tasmania’s best interests.

Public sector unions’ claims fail on the facts

2 October 2018 It is disappointing to learn that Tasmania’s public sector unions are continuing industrial action which will affect everyday Tasmanians.

Securing Tasmania’s fair GST share

1 October 2018 The Tasmanian Liberal Government will not accept any outcome on the GST that is not in Tasmania’s best interests.

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A step forward in finding a solution to JBS issue

Today’s meeting with pork producers and the TFGA has been a very worthwhile and significant first step towards resolving this is…

Government supports small business in new strategy

24 October 2018 The single most important action any government can take to support small, medium and large businesses and indus…

Tasmania leading the nation on job vacancies

24 October 2018 Tasmania’s economy is booming and our State’s businesses are the most confident in the nation.