BUSINESSES continue to expect improved trading conditions, according to the latest Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Westpac Survey.
SCHOOL leavers should be required to meet minimum standards to ensure they are ready for the workforce, a business peak body has declared.
GAIL O'Neill has been named as the Gold Coast businesswoman of the year at the Gold Coast Woman in Business Awards.
AUSTRALIA’S peak business body has blamed Labor’s opposition to the repeal of the carbon pricing scheme for continued decline in business performance.
ALMOST a third of business owners work at least 49 hours a week, according to new figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
SPORT and recreation activities have grown in to a $12.8 billion industry in Australia, according to new figures released by the ABS.
THE inaugural Tweed Fusion event has been hailed a success, with thoughts already turning to how it will grow over the coming year.
YOUTH crime in Queensland is falling at a fairly rapid rate, more than 7% year-on-year and more than 8% the year before that.
THE Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry has called for urgent action to stop the decline in apprenticeships.
BUSINESS peak bodies have been lukewarm on the idea that last week’s cut to official interest rates could boost business confidence in regional Australia.