State Government boosts small business confidence

19 Dec 2013 3:32 PMJann StuckeyNews, Small Business

Thursday, December 19, 2013

The Newman Government has recorded the strongest increase in small business support across the nation according to a new survey from the Sensis Business Index report.

Minister for Small Business Jann Stuckey said the latest research identified the Newman Government’s reduction in red tape and bureaucracy as a real win for small businesses.

“The Newman...

Local flavour as Gold Coast becomes host city

18 Dec 2013 3:27 PMJann StuckeyNews, The Commonwealth Games

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

The Gold Coast will once again be on the international stage with the appointment of the creative team to oversee Queensland’s component of the 2014 Commonwealth Games Flag Handover Ceremony.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey today announced world-renowned event production company, David Atkins...

Boggo Road Gaol tours to continue

18 Dec 2013 3:23 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Brisbane’s iconic Boggo Road Gaol will remain open to the public for another 12 months under a deal struck by the Newman Government.

After being locked away for eight years by the former Labor Government, the Brisbane landmark was re-opened for public access last year with local historian and tour guide Jack Sim placed in charge on an interim basis.


Games Village moves a step closer

14 Dec 2013 3:23 PMJann StuckeyThe Commonwealth Games

Saturday, December 14, 2013

The Newman Government has taken the next step towards delivery of the Commonwealth Games Village on the Gold Coast with the announcement of Grocon as the preferred developer.

Deputy Premier and Minister for State Development, Infrastructure and Planning, Jeff Seeney said the government would now undertake further negotiations with Grocon, with the intent to...

Local housing waiting list down by 37%

12 Dec 2013 10:44 AMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

12 December 2013

New figures reveal the social housing waiting list in Currumbin has decreased by 37% since the election of the Newman Government in 2012.

Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP said the reduction in waiting list numbers was a great result for vulnerable families and individuals in our community.

“The Newman Government promised to revitalise frontline services for...

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