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    Pulling power for Bundaberg Port

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 5 November 2019 at 10:15am
    Pacific Tug has been backed by Gladstone Ports Corporation for a marine industry site at the Port of Bundaberg.

    Have your say on the future of South Bank

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 3 November 2019 at 9:25am
    The Palaszczuk Government is encouraging people to have their say on the future of the South Bank precinct, with the roll out of public consultation on the master plan.

    Renewable generator pumping power prices down

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 31 October 2019 at 10:30am
    Queensland’s new publicly-owned clean energy generator CleanCo has started work in the National Energy Market, pushing power prices down using Queensland’s strengths in renewable energy.

    Contractor announced to bring Dutton Park college to life

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 30 October 2019 at 10:31am
    The new Inner-City South State Secondary College in Dutton Park is one step closer to completion, following the announcement of the successful construction contractor.

    Palaszczuk Government backing 75,900 regional jobs

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 24 October 2019 at 12:29pm
    Regional Queensland is enjoying a jobs boom under the Palaszczuk Government.

    Palaszczuk Government creates 226,800 Queensland jobs

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 17 October 2019 at 12:08pm
    The Queensland labour force added more than 200 jobs every day in September 2019, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics today.

    It’s time to talk treaty in Queensland

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 17 October 2019 at 8:51am
    The path to treaty in Queensland takes another step forward this week, with statewide consultation sessions set to commence in Cairns on Thursday (17 October).

    Extended partnership agreement supports students with learning difficulties

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 9 October 2019 at 10:30am
    The Palaszczuk Government has today announced the three-year extension of a highly successful partnership which supports inclusive education in Queensland schools.

    Haylene hits the ground running in historic health role

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 8 October 2019 at 2:30pm
    Queensland’s first ever Chief Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Officer has been welcomed to her historic role with a traditional smoking ceremony this morning.

    Palaszczuk Government backing Indigenous business

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 1 October 2019 at 9:27am
    To mark Indigenous Business Month, the Palaszczuk Government is shining a light on the growing ranks of successful Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander businesses.

    Target date for Adani Royalties Deferral and Repayment Agreement extended

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 30 September 2019 at 4:30pm
    The Queensland Government and Adani have mutually agreed to extend the target date for conclusion of a Royalty Deferral and Repayment Agreement for Adani’s Carmichael mine in the Galilee Basin.

    Ageing population boosted by research centre collaboration

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 24 September 2019 at 8:00pm
    Palaszczuk Government funding of $300,000 has supported the establishment of a joint Queensland-China research centre using 3D printing technology to repair ageing body parts.

    Queensland boosting income from China with Alipay partnership

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 24 September 2019 at 5:00pm
    Queensland’s inbound tourism industry has been boosted by a major partnership with the world’s largest online payment platform Alipay.

    China seeks Queensland expertise in emerging aged-care industry

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 24 September 2019 at 2:00pm
    An Australian company with 210 years of combined aged care expertise is tapping into China’s rising senior living market, partnering with a Chinese real estate giant on major projects in Shanghai.

    Chinese investors encouraged to explore Queensland potential

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 23 September 2019 at 7:42pm
    Deputy Premier Jackie Trad has told investors that Queensland is ready to do business and encourages investment, at a meeting in Shanghai on the second day of her trade mission to China.

    Queensland and Shanghai celebrate 30 years as Sister States

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 23 September 2019 at 4:01pm
    Three decades of friendship and fruitful collaboration between Queensland and Shanghai were celebrated today during Deputy Premier Jackie Trad’s trade mission to China.

    Boost for bilateral business bonds with China

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 23 September 2019 at 1:30pm
    Queensland and China have strengthened business relations with official approval of the QIC-Ping An China Corporate Bond Fund, marked by a ceremony attended by Deputy Premier and Treasurer Jackie Trad in Shanghai.

    Government committed to bargaining with Queensland’s public servants

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 21 September 2019 at 11:53am
    The Palaszczuk Government has today moved to ensure certainty and stability in wage outcomes for its public sector workforce.

    Queensland’s strong job creation continues

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 19 September 2019 at 3:38pm
    Full-time employment in Queensland rose by 49,100 over the year to August 2019, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics today.

    Queensland voices guide Path to Treaty

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 13 September 2019 at 10:52am
    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships Jackie Trad has today (Friday, 13 September 2019) released the Path to Treaty in Queensland consultation paper, inviting all Queenslanders to join the conversation on Path to Treaty.

    Morrison Government missing in action on investment in Queensland

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 5 September 2019 at 4:16pm
    The latest National Accounts data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics has revealed the gaping hole that is the Morrison Government’s lack of support for Queensland.

    Power package fires up NQ renewables

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 4 September 2019 at 8:53am
    Work will start early next year on a multi-million dollar electrical infrastructure package to fire up hundreds of potential jobs in North Queensland renewable energy projects.

    Principal selected to steer new college at Dutton Park

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 2 September 2019 at 8:00am
    Highly regarded Queensland principal Kirsten Ferdinands has been selected to lead the new Inner City South State Secondary College.

    New Family Responsibilities Commissioner appointed

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 1 September 2019 at 1:30pm
    Trailblazing Indigenous and human rights advocate Tammy Williams has been appointed in the role of Family Responsibilities Commissioner.

    Grants preserving and reviving Queensland Indigenous languages

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 23 August 2019 at 11:39am
    The Palaszczuk Government has announced funding for 31 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander language preservation and revival initiatives around Queensland.