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Coronavirus update: energy, rent & mortgage relief as government pushes towards economic hibernation

- March 27, 2020 2 MIN READ

The government is considering putting businesses into an economic ‘hibernation’ to ensure that they aren’t left with debts and are able to resume ‘business as usual’ as soon as the coronavirus crisis is over. Finance Minister Mathias Cormann told the ABC the government was looking for a “fair and equitable” way to share the pain… Read more »

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Alternatives for employers during the COVID-19 crisis

- March 27, 2020 2 MIN READ

With many employers having to make some hard decisions about the roles of their workers during the COVID-19 crisis, leading employment advice service Employsure says there are alternatives to mass redundancies and stand-downs. Hundreds of thousands of workers in a number of industries, including the travel, hospitality and retail sectors are facing months of uncertainty,… Read more »

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The virtual show must go on

- March 27, 2020 2 MIN READ

Australia’s $30 billion event industry is in turmoil thanks to the coronavirus crisis. With strict rules in place regarding mass gatherings. 1000s of events have been cancelled across the nation.  A Melbourne based tech company is hoping to give the industry a second lease on life as it brings its innovative solution to the conference… Read more »

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Coronavirus update: schools out in QLD and SA from Monday

- March 26, 2020 2 MIN READ

Unless you are the child of an “essential worker” you will need to stop attending school in Queensland from next week and commence home schooling instead. Making the announcemnt, Premier Annastacia Palasczuck stressed essential work also included those working in supermarkets, transport services as well as health and safety. “This isn’t just our emergency services… Read more »

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Mums & Co. launches Covid-19 crisis support for business mums

- March 26, 2020 2 MIN READ

In response to the coronavirus crisis Mums & Co. cofounder Carrie Kwan has launched the Mums & CoVID19 initiative. Describing it as a national task force to support the nation’s 345,000 business-owning mothers, Kwan hopes it will provide mums in business an immediate support network of experts. Kicking off today, the Mums $CoVID19 taskforce will… Read more »