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Breaking: Premier Gladys Berejiklian resigns as ICAC announces investigation

- October 1, 2021 3 MIN READ

The premier Gladys Berejiklian has announced she will resign as both the NSW premier and from parliament after the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) said they will investigate allegations made about Berejiklian relating to her relationship with the former member of Wagga Wagga, MP Daryl Maguire. ICAC suggests the premier breached public trust when she… Read more »

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Support to continue but JobSaver payments to taper as NSW approaches reopening date

- September 30, 2021 3 MIN READ

The NSW state government has announced support will continue for struggling small business owners as the state moves towards reopening. However, some government payments will taper as the state reaches vaccination milestones. JobSaver payments to taper when vax targets hit When the state’s vaccination rate reaches 70 per cent of the eligible population, JobSaver payments… Read more »

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$2.7 billion support package announced for Victoria’s COVID-impacted businesses to assist reopening

- September 30, 2021 4 MIN READ

The Commonwealth and Victorian Governments have come together to announce a joint support package that will assist thousands of small and medium-sized businesses through the next six weeks while the state endeavours to reach 80 per cent vaccinations. Over 2 billion in support announced as state moves to reopen The $2.27 billion announced today will support… Read more »

ACT businesses impacted by COVID to get support grants
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Help at hand for ACT COVID-impacted businesses as government announces further support

- September 30, 2021 3 MIN READ

The Commonwealth and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Governments have announced new support grants to continue to assist ACT businesses impacted by COVID-19. The new support packages will be jointly funded by the Commonwealth and ACT Governments and are set to assist the thousands of small businesses affected by lockdown, The funding is expected to… Read more »

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10 questions the government must answer before small businesses can reopen with certainty

- September 27, 2021 3 MIN READ

Australia’s leading professional accounting body, CPA Australia, suggests the government needs to front up with some answers for businesses to be able to reopen with any certainty under the announced roadmap to reopening. CPA believes without answers many businesses may remain closed or limit trading because of uncertainties around what they can and can’t do.… Read more »