Commonwealth Bank announces Brisbane back-office jobs 'no ...
Commonwealth Bank of Australia has announced 150 back-office jobs in Brisbane will be cut over the next year, which has been described as "an absolute kick ...
Commonwealth Bank to cut 150 staff from Brisbane operations - ABC
Cuts needed to save Budget as Queensland public service employee expenses blow out
Last financial year, the Government hired 8500 new employees — 80 per cent of the new jobs created in Queensland — with the wage bill spiking by $1.5 billion or 7.8 per cent. A further 6350 were added in 2016-17 with the wage bill jumping $1.2 ...
Queensland govt sells 'jobs' budget
"This budget diversifies and strengthens Queensland's $300 billion economy," the premier told parliament on Wednesday. "My government works with business, employees and councils to deliver jobs for Queensland." But shadow treasurer Scott Emerson ...
Queensland budget 2017: Jobs, infrastructure spending and surpluses
Qld Budget 2017: Treasurer Curtis Pitt unveils pre-election jobs budget with Cross River Rail as centrepiece
Qld Budget 2017: Six billion dollar push for 22000 jobs
Queensland jobs: Figures show dramatic swing to part-time employment
Treasurer Curtis Pitt said the latest figures confirmed the Government was on the right path with the range of programs in the 2017-18 State Budget to create jobs right across the state. However, the Shadow Treasurer Scott Emerson said Queensland ...
Resource states recover to drive jobless rate lower
Victorian unemployment rate falls amid surge in full-time jobs
Coal or coral? The Queensland Government seems undecided
“The [two governments are] not only placing our Great Barrier Reef and the 70,000 jobs that depend on it at grave risk: [they are] endangering the future of World Heritage coral reefs around the world. These places are the crown jewels of our global ocean.
Queensland Treasurer breaks his own rules on public servant jobs
About 3600 will be in Queensland Health, while the Department of Education and Training will add an extra 1200. The Newman government slashed 14,000 FTE jobs during its one term in office. However, in a pre-budget interview with The Australian, Mr Pitt ...
Treasurer to serve up a 'fast food' Queensland budget next week
Adani mine Queensland: Jobs figures won't reflect mass employment
A report given to the Federal Government by the company says that although the new megamine project for central Queensland will employ 10,000 people both directly and indirectly a large number of workers will come from existing jobs so it's likely the ...
Premier wants Tesla-style battery factory for Queensland
It was initially estimated that about 6500 jobs would be created at the Nevada factory, but that is now expected to be closer to 10,000. Ms Palaszczuk said that she wanted a similar plant to be set up in Queensland. “As part of our energy plan, my ...
The Queensland Times
Ipswich included in Commonwealth Games jobs bonanza
The Queensland Times
Commonwealth Games Minister Kate Jones said the Games would support 30,000 jobs and inject more than $2 billion into Queensland's economy. "This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to show the world what Queensland has to offer," Ms Jones said.
Regions may push Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk out at next election, says poll
“I see absolute optimism in terms of North Queensland,” Mr Bailey said. “We are going to win those votes by creating jobs, jobs and jobs. “This is going to be a jobs bonanza budget in a week and a half's time.” Mr Bailey dismissed One Nation threat as ...