Fiddling at the Edges

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A leading Queensland Property Analyst and Developer has slammed the Federal Governments move to merge finance and banking complaints into a mega Agency as nothing more than a cop out. Chris Anderson from AFT Projects laughs at Federal Budget changes which will see the merging of the three now … [Read more...]

RIC Comes Alive


The Government’s Budget will see the delivery of its election commitment to establish a Regional Investment Corporation (RIC) to streamline the delivery of up to $4 billion in concessional loans. The Government will introduce legislation this year to establish the RIC as a separate entity within … [Read more...]

A Commitment for a Fight

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A quickly convened meeting between Deputy Premier Barnaby Joyce and Border River irrigators has seen the delivery of a high-level promise to back them on the water buy back issue. Mr Joyce says he gets it- telling local irrigators the government understands how vital water remains to the … [Read more...]

A Big Wig Kicks Around the Region

Federal Small Business Minister Michael McCormack

Federal Small Business Minister Michael McCormack has been kicking around the southern parts of the Maranoa electorate taking the pulse of small business at a series of round table forums and meetings and he has one clear message. “A cut in the company tax rate – to its lowest level in half a … [Read more...]