Local Business News

Tue 31 Mar 2020

$130b rescue package to keep 6 million in jobs

$130b rescue package to keep 6 million in jobs

Workers will now have their wages paid by taxpayers under a historic $130 billion plan to keep Australians in jobs and on the books.

Mon 30 Mar 2020

Beloved family business joins wave of stores forced to close

premium_icon Beloved family business joins wave of stores forced to close

Businesses are closing their doors hand over fist at Gympie Central, and others are hanging on by their fingernails thanks to the support of loyal customers

Wed 25 Mar 2020

Gympie has 30 new JOBS in a business NOT closing down

premium_icon Gympie has 30 new JOBS in a business NOT closing down

New jobs hope emerges as major employer offers 30 jobs in an industry that is not closing down

Tue 24 Mar 2020

Older voters face fine pressures amid virus isolation

premium_icon Older voters face fine pressures amid virus isolation

The Electoral Commission Queensland insists people who don’t cast their ballot still risk fines for failing to vote, as coronavirus concerns grip the state.

Mon 23 Mar 2020

FESTIVAL ROLLED: Another iconic event cancelled

premium_icon FESTIVAL ROLLED: Another iconic event cancelled

‘We have a great community spirit out here and hope that will see us through these tough times.’

Australia's best news deal:  Just $1 for the first 28 days

premium_icon Australia's best news deal: Just $1 for the first 28 days

It pays to be ‘in the know’ – and never has it been more critical in a social media age where so much false information is being pumped out.

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