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2014 Queensland Small Business Week

Posted on August 19, 2014

FREE information and awareness session "How business can work with three levels of Government". As part of Small Business Week all levels of Government and Industry have come together to provide participants with an outline of the key programs and services available for small to medium Gold Coast business owners, at this half day session. What can I expect to get out of this workshop? Participants will gain a greater understanding of: City of Go [...]

REGISTER NOW! Regional Development Australia (SEQ) and Economic Development Australia (Queensland) invite you to the SEQ Economic Development Forum 2014 - Boosting SEQ's Global Competitiveness. This event will place a spotlight on the SEQ economy and provide a forum for discussion around a multi-level government approach and cross-regional collaboration to boost SEQ's future productivity and global competitiveness. Join us to explore the enormous p [...]

Export Awards 2014

Posted on July 18, 2014

Be recognised as a Queensland Export Champion. Celebrating 25 years of business excellence.   Trade & Investment Queensland invite you to be part of what is considered a highlight for many exporting companies’ - the Premier of Queensland’s Export Awards. The Export Awards are the platform through which TIQ recognise excellence, celebrate success and bring export champions and the future leaders of global trade together. International trade exp [...]

Tendering for Government Business

Posted on July 18, 2014

To register please go to Gold Coast Tickets where you can select the session that you wish to attend and purchase your tickets online. The four Gold Coast events are: 29 July - 2 sessions - 8-11am & 1-4pm - Arundel Hills Country Club 28 August - 2 sessions - 8-11am  & 1-4pm - Arundel Hills Country Club. The four events for each of Logan and Redland areas. 30 July - 2 sessions - 8-11am & 1 – 4pm - Wellington Point  7 August - 2 sessio [...]

NBN Fixed Wireless Review

Posted on June 24, 2014

The Fixed Wireless and Satellite Review follows NBN Co's Strategic Review of the rollout in the fixed-line footprint, published in December 2013. Among the key findings of the Review: Up to 620,000 homes, farms and businesses outside the fixed-line footprint will be connected to the NBN by 2021, up from the 230,000 envisaged in NBN Co’s 2012-15 Corporate Plan To accommodate the higher take-up, NBN Co must:o improve construction methods;o nearly do [...]

Australian Jobs 2014

Posted on June 24, 2014

Australian Jobs 2014 is produced by the Commonwealth Department of Employment and includes information about the labour market for industries and occupations as well as states, territories and regions of Australia. It also provides forward-looking occupational and industry information that will help readers understand where the jobs will be in the future. Download a copy of the report here. [...]

The Evolution of Australian Towns

Posted on June 24, 2014

 The Bureau of Infrastrucutre, Transport and Regional Economics (Dept of Infrastructure and Regional Development) has recently published a report of regional significance, 'The Evolution of Australian Towns'. This is a historical, economic analysis of change in Australian settlement patterns over a century. Towns have been subject to significant economic, social and technological changes since 1911. This report examines how Australias town settlemen [...]

In 2014 the Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards are celebrating their 19th year and have grown to be recognised as the Gold Coast region’s most comprehensive and prestigious business awards scheme, offering specific and meaningful benefits to the wider Gold Coast business community. Regional Development Australia (RDA) Gold Coast are proud to once again support these awards and encourage Gold Coast businesses to nominate now. The awards began as a [...]

The Productivity Commission undertood a study into Georgraphic Labour Mobility at the request of the Australian Government and the report has now been released. RDA Gold Coast worked with the Productivity Commission to host a forum on the Gold Coast earlier this year. As part of the study, the Commission looked into the economic changes and workforce issues affecting communities at a regional level. Topics for discussion included the impact of econo [...]

Workshops being held on the Gold Coast 3rd or 4th June. Some places still available for this very popular workshop.

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