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    Palaszczuk Government honours commitment on public sector jobs

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 28 April at 10:28am
    Figures released today show the Palaszczuk Government continues to honour its commitment to the fiscal principle of growing frontline services in line with population growth.

    Public consultation concludes as Spit master plan enters final stage

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 27 April at 9:00am
    The delivery of The Spit master plan is on the horizon with the final stakeholder workshop marking the last step in the community consultation phase before the plan is finalised.

    Queensland tourism’s billion-dollar boom time

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 27 April at 9:00am
    New data has revealed more than $1 billion in private sector tourism infrastructure projects, tipped to create more than 1500 jobs will be completed by mid this year.

    Katarina Carroll appointed Queensland Police Commissioner

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 23 April at 1:09pm
    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced Katarina Carroll is Queensland’s new Police Commissioner.

    ‘Preferred tenderer’ a major milestone for Queen’s Wharf

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 23 April at 9:13am
    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the appointment of Multiplex, as the “preferred tenderer” for Queen’s Wharf Brisbane was a major milestone for Queensland’s tourism industry.

    New regional tourism and visitor attractions rush Premier's Year of Outback Tourism Events fund

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 21 April at 11:48am
    The Palaszczuk Government's new $3 million grants scheme to help fund new or existing events, attractions and festivals right across the Outback and Queensland’s regions has been rushed.

    Millions of Chinese card holders to use Queensland’s easy pay systems

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 21 April at 8:30am
    Queensland will be one of the easiest places in the world for Chinese tourists to visit following a new marketing agreement just signed with global financial company UnionPay International.

    New Cruise Ship Terminal: the berth of a new era for Queensland's economy

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 16 April at 3:45pm
    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has turned the sod on Brisbane's $158 million new International Cruise Terminal, heralding the start of a new era for Queensland's economy.

    Queensland’s tech ecosystem boosted by scale-up support

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 14 April at 6:00am
    Queensland’s technology ecosystem and export opportunities are being enhanced by Palaszczuk Government funding of a trial program supporting companies ready to scale up and take their products into the global markets.

    Queensland ready to do more business with major UK investors

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 14 April at 12:27am
    Queensland’s status as an attractive international investment location has been emphasised at an investor roundtable meeting hosted in London by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk.

    Julia Creek prepares to welcome thousands for festival

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 12 April at 10:09am
    The Year of Outback Tourism will ramp up this weekend when thousands of visitors arrive in Julia Creek for the Dirt n Dust Festival.

    Premier meets with top-tier German investors in Berlin

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 11 April at 5:30am
    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has shared Queensland’s ever-expanding strengths as an attractive investment location with representatives from Germany’s top-tier companies at a roundtable in Berlin last night, hosted by Australia's Ambassador to Germany, Lynette Wood.

    Sunshine Coast company RADAQUA growing fish in the desert outside Abu Dhabi

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 10 April at 7:00pm
    Buderim-based  company RADAQUA has worked with Emirates Fish Farms (EFF) to deliver a ‘proof of concept’ seafood production facility in the desert outside Abu Dhabi, using Queensland innovation to address food security concerns in the United Arab Emirates.

    Queensland’s Urban Art Projects and bureau proberts design Australia’s pavilion at Expo 2020

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 8 April at 11:55pm
    Brisbane-based architecture firm, bureau^proberts and creative studio and workshop, UAP (Urban Art Projects) will take centre stage at Expo 2020 in Dubai as the designers of Australia’s pavilion.

    Premier’s mission to promote innovation and investment UAE, Germany and UK

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 7 April at 11:55am
    World-leading Queensland businesses, international investment opportunities and emerging technologies will be showcased as Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk embarks on a trade mission to the United Arab Emirates, Germany and the United Kingdom.

    New North America Commissioner to drive trade and investment for Queensland

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 5 April at 2:01pm
    An innovative Australian business leader working in the world’s tech epicentre has been named as Queensland’s new Trade and Investment Commissioner for North America.

    Queensland to host United Nations disaster conference

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 5 April at 1:28pm
    Queensland’s expertise in disaster management, recovery and mitigation has been recognised by the United Nations with Brisbane to host the 2020 Asia-Pacific Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.

    Oonoonba State School students and staff return to home base

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 5 April at 6:12am
    Students and staff at Oonoonba State School will return to the classroom today, two months after the school was ravaged by the Townsville floods.

    Regional transport infrastructure Palaszczuk Government priority

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 4 April at 12:14pm
    Billions of dollars of investment and tens of thousands of jobs are being delivered by the Palaszczuk Government on transport and roads projects in regional Queensland.

    Commonwealth Games continue to deliver for Queensland, one year on

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 4 April at 9:48am
    The 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games continue to benefit the region and the state a year later, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said.

    Major contractors appointed to build Cross River Rail

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 4 April at 8:30am
    The Palaszczuk Government has today announced the companies that will build the transformational $5.4 billion Cross River Rail Project.

    "Back in Black but Queensland still left in the dark" - Premier

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 3 April at 10:10am
    STATEMENT FROM THE PREMIER - FEDERAL BUDGET

    Central Queensland Bushfires Recovery Plan

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 3 April at 9:59am
    The recovery plan to support Central Queensland communities recover, reconnect and rebuild following the bushfires of 2018 has been released.

    Queensland is Invested in Defence

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 2 April at 8:21pm
    Queensland will continue to press home its natural advantages to claim more of Australia’s multi-billion-dollar defence spending, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has told industry leaders.

    New innovation strategy set to create jobs and solve challenges

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 2 April at 4:55pm
    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has today announced a blueprint for Queensland’s future to drive jobs growth and solve some of the state’s largest challenges through innovation.