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Gold Coast is Queensland’s job creation hot spot

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | at 6:23pm
More than 18,000 jobs have been created on the Gold Coast in the last 12 months.

Townsville leads Queensland for cutting number of unemployed

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | at 5:12pm
Labour force figures released today show that Townsville continues to lead the state in reducing unemployment.

Strong jobs growth for Cairns as unemployment falls

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | at 5:10pm
The city’s strong tourism performance continues to make Cairns one of Queensland’s job creation hot spots, the latest Labour force figures have revealed.

More than $1M to train for jobs of the future at Ashmore TAFE

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | at 1:20pm
Minister for Training and Employment Shannon Fentiman today announced more than $1 million in funding for Ashmore TAFE to upgrade facilities to ensure students receive the most up-to-date training to equip them for long-term and secure jobs.

Palaszczuk Government helping Queensland companies set up in the Middle East

Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | Sunday at 12:44pm
Supporting and promoting Queensland businesses is top of the agenda for Deputy Premier and Treasurer Jackie Trad on her trade and investment mission to the Middle East.

Palaszczuk Government wants Canberra’s energy cards on the table

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | Friday at 1:00pm
The Palaszczuk Government wants to know the detailed impact of a proposed National Energy Guarantee --- including on power prices and carbon emissions --- before it will back it.

Nominations now open for 2018 Safe Work and Return to Work Awards

Minister for Education and Minister for Industrial Relations | The Honourable Grace Grace | Friday at 11:15am
Queenslanders leading the way in work health and safety or rehabilitation and return to work are being urged to enter the 2018 Safe Work and Return to Work Awards.

Record turnout for NQ work safety conference

Minister for Education and Minister for Industrial Relations | The Honourable Grace Grace | Friday at 9:00am
A record crowd is attending the North Queensland Injury Prevention and Return to Work Conference in Townsville today.

Queensland to act now on waste

Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 19 April at 7:32pm
The Palaszczuk Government has today announced that they will work together with councils and industry on a zero-waste future.

Residents can have an input in Swanbank odour survey

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | 17 April at 3:35pm
The Palaszczuk Government has released an online survey for Ipswich residents to share their experiences of odour issues in their local area.

Police back to school for property crime operation

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | 17 April at 12:00pm
A coordinated policing operation has safeguarded Townsville schools over the Easter break.

Brisbane succeeding in business confidence

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 17 April at 10:26am
Strong jobs growth is driving up business confidence in Brisbane, as the capital city has seen confidence from small and medium sized businesses rate second only to Hobart.

Cyclone Nora business recovery support rolls out

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | 13 April at 3:58pm
Hinchinbrook region businesses can attend a Queensland Government workshop in Ingham later this month to boost their recovery from Tropical Cyclone Nora and prepare for the upcoming tourism season.

Palaszczuk Government praises Cairns Council for removing plastic straws

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | 13 April at 10:15am
Minister for Environment Leeanne Enoch has praised Cairns Regional Council for taking steps to remove plastic straws and other single-use plastics from their venues and operations, and says the Council is setting a great example for the rest of Queensland.

Domonic chases another gold at the Games

Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | 12 April at 12:20pm
Three years after horrifically breaking his back on the high bar as a gymnast, Domomic Beddgood was atop a 10m platform, ready to take the plunge into a pool alongside a living legend.

Celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander business women

Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 10 April at 8:39am
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander business women are encouraged to apply now to have their leadership skills celebrated in a free NAIDOC Week publication.

Initial testing reveal positive results for white spot disease in Moreton Bay

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | 9 April at 4:34pm
The latest round of surveillance has been completed in the Moreton Bay area for white spot disease, with some initial tests returning positive results for the virus that causes white spot disease.

Win for Queensland as Commonwealth finally clears funding backlog

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 6 April at 8:45am
The Commonwealth Government has finally agreed to pay Queensland hospitals for services they delivered as far back as 2014.

Disaster Recovery funds to get clubs back in the game

Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | 5 April at 10:00am
Two more north Queensland sporting clubs will receive a hand to repair outstanding damage after Cyclone Debbie, with the Palaszczuk Government approving funding under level two of the Sport and Recreation Disaster Recovery Program.

Young cassowary back in the wild after backyard visit

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | 4 April at 10:15am
A young cassowary has been returned to the wild after it entered an East Innisfail backyard last week.

Strong jobs growth for Cairns as unemployment falls

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 29 March at 3:52pm
Cairns is one of Queensland’s job creation hot spots, the latest Labour force figures have revealed.

Townsville leading the way unemployment rate down

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 29 March at 3:51pm
Labour force figures released today show that the Townsville is leading the way with the largest annual percentage decrease in the unemployment rate across the state.

Disaster Assistance for Primary Producers in Cassowary Coast and Hinchinbrook Joint Release

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services | The Honourable Craig Crawford | 29 March at 8:37am
Disaster assistance has been extended to primary producers in the local government areas of Cassowary Coast and Hinchinbrook, which were affected by heavy rainfall and flooding in early March.

Power project delivers peace of mind for Whitsundays tourism operators

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | 28 March at 4:35pm
The powerlines have gone underground to keep the lights on at Queensland’s Whitsunday islands.

Vision progresses for a new Waterfront Precinct for Brisbane

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | 23 March at 11:00am
The Palaszczuk Government has given a green light to Dexus to progress to the next stage with their proposal to transform Brisbane’s Eagle Street Pier into a premium business and leisure destination.