Local Business News

Thu 14 Feb 2019

Next boom that will spark 24,000 new jobs

premium_icon Next boom that will spark 24,000 new jobs

More than 24,000 new jobs will be created in the resources and mining industry over the next decade as Australia rides the wave of global demand.

Wed 13 Feb 2019

'Fiercely independent' Chamber wants new fix for old hurdles

premium_icon 'Fiercely independent' Chamber wants new fix for old hurdles

Record turnout as Gympie's business leaders look to future, and how to finally clear some common hurdles.

Strong start to reign of new Gympie Chamber of Commerce

premium_icon Strong start to reign of new Gympie Chamber of Commerce

About 130 business people attended the breakfast event, which heard from state and federal governments on local strengths and barriers to economic growth

Tue 12 Feb 2019

Council speaker cancels spot at Chamber breakfast

premium_icon Council speaker cancels spot at Chamber breakfast

Breakfast's three speaker lineup is down to two with the Gympie Council saying it felt inappropriate for Ms Banford to attend given the Chamber's oher requests.

Company behind BCF, Supercheap underpaid staff by $32m

premium_icon Company behind BCF, Supercheap underpaid staff by $32m

HUNDREDS of employees across QLD and NSW could be owed backpay after a major retail company announced it had underpaid staff by $32 million.

New Gympie business to bridge hospital closure gap

premium_icon New Gympie business to bridge hospital closure gap

A new business will help plug the hole left by the closure of the Gympie Private Hospital later this month.

Gympie business chases Noosa tourism dollar

premium_icon Gympie business chases Noosa tourism dollar

This Gympie business has a unique method of sharing around the Noosa tourism dollars

Mon 11 Feb 2019

$1 for 28 days: this is our best deal yet

$1 for 28 days: this is our best deal yet

AT the start of the new year, with the expense of sending the kids back to school, we know money can be a little tight in many households.

Sell-out Gympie meeting to herald new era for local business

premium_icon Sell-out Gympie meeting to herald new era for local business

The sell-out inaugural meeting of the new Gympie Chamber of Commerce will be held on Wednesday morning at the RSL

Anger builds as subbies remain short-changed

premium_icon Anger builds as subbies remain short-changed

Queensland Health was making weekly payments to a now infamous Queensland builder at the same time the company was delaying payments to its own subcontractors.

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