Call for govt to buy Palmer's nickel plant to save jobs

Story Published: 21 Jan 2016

THE State Government should take over Queensland Nickel before eventually selling it off at a later date, Palmer United...

Clive Palmer, Investment, Jobs, Queensland Government, Queensland Nickel, State Government

Morrison talks to state treasurers about GST changes

Story Published: 10 Dec 2015

STATE treasurers will consider wide reforms to the GST and state property taxes when they meet with federal counterpart...

Gst, Scott Morrison, State Government, Treasurer

Collinsville Solar Power Station receives long term funding

Story Published: 14 Jan 2016

THE Collinsville Solar Power Station is a step closer to receiving long-term funding support from the State Government.

Collinsville, Funding, Mackay, Power, State Government

Black lung: "The system failed to protect coal workers"

Story Published: 13 Jul 2016

THE Queensland Government will adopt every recommendation made in a scathing report on how black lung was allowed to...

Black Lung Disease, Coal, Health, Mb-Blacklung, State Government

Nexus chosen to build $1.6b Toowoomba bypass

Story Published: 3 Jul 2015

BREAKING: Nexus has been announced as the preferred tenderer to deliver the $1.6 billion Toowoomba Second...

Editors Picks, Nexus, Rangeconnect, Rangelink, State Government, Toowoomba Bypass, Toowoomba Range Crossing

Federal Government urged to hand schools back to states

Story Published: 17 Aug 2015

THE Federal Government should hand complete responsibility for primary and secondary schools to State and Territory...

Federal Government, Melbourne School Of Government, Schools, State Government

Former Linc Energy executives could foot clean-up bill

Story Published: 24 May 2016

THE State Government is investigating whether new laws could see it legally recoup clean-up costs at Linc Energy’s Western...

Chinchilla, Linc Energy, Queensland, State Government, Western Downs

Toowoomba woman proves house is not always home

Story Published: 14 Jul 2015

A TOOWOOMBA region home buyer has successfully taken on the State Government over its refusal to grant her a $15,000 first...

First Home Buyer, Nobby, State Government, Toowoomba

Barrett inquiry: How seven depts have failed to respond

Story Published: 12 Nov 2015

SEVEN government departments have not submitted numerous documents to the Barrett Adolescent Centre Commission of Inquiry...

Barrett Adolescent Centre, Mental Health, State Government