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MIL-OSI Australia: Townsville Port booming with renewable pipeline

By   /  June 20, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Australian State Governments, Budget, Business, Commerce, Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, Economy, English, Fisheries, Government of Queensland, Health, Imports, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Trade, United Kingdom, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Townsville Port booming with renewable pipeline

Source: Government of Queensland An estimated $4.2 billion pipeline of renewable energy projects underway or financially committed across Queensland are driving up business through the Port of Townsville.Visiting the Port today, Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships Jackie Trad said that this will significantly benefit the local economy.“The Budget […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Privatised Telstra should rethink job cuts

By   /  June 20, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, English, Government of Queensland, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Premier and Minister for Trade, Queensland, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Privatised Telstra should rethink job cuts

Source: Government of Queensland The Palaszczuk Government has called on Telstra to immediately rethink plans that will see 8000 workers lose their jobs nationally.Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said Telstra should not be embarking on such large-scale job cuts.“The flow-on effects that job-cuts this size will have are enormous,” Ms Palaszczuk said.“You only need to look at […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Budget delivers more record transport spending for Far North Queensland

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, Economy, English, Government of Queensland, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Transport and Main Roads, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, United Kingdom, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Budget delivers more record transport spending for Far North Queensland

Source: Government of Queensland The Palaszczuk Government is delivering $253.3 million of road infrastructure in 2018-19 alone for Far North Queensland.While announcing a $3 million bus stop upgrade at the Raintrees Shopping Centre in Manunda, Deputy Premier and Treasurer Jackie Trad said this year’s Budget invested record amounts in transport for our growing state.“Our investment […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Budget delivers more record road spending for the Brisbane, Ipswich and Redlands area

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, Economy, English, Government of Queensland, Investment, MIL OSI, Minister for Transport and Main Roads, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Queensland, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Budget delivers more record road spending for the Brisbane, Ipswich and Redlands area

Source: Government of Queensland The Palaszczuk Government will deliver $418.9 million of road infrastructure for the Metropolitan District of South-East Queensland in 2018-19 – the third straight year of record road investment for the state.Deputy Premier and Treasurer Jackie Trad said the region was a beneficiary of the blockbuster roads budget being delivered under the […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Brisbane’s ugly duckling to be demolished for new underground station

By   /  June 17, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, Commerce, Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, English, Entertainment, Exploration, Gas, Government of Queensland, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Republic of Korea, United Kingdom, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Brisbane’s ugly duckling to be demolished for new underground station

Source: Government of Queensland The building often cited as one of Brisbane’s ugliest – the Brisbane Transit Centre – will be demolished to make way for Cross River Rail’s new underground Roma Street Station.Deputy Premier & Treasurer Jackie Trad today said the $5.4 billion Cross River Rail project would transform the western gateway to the […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Queensland demands answers on GST

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, English, Government of Queensland, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Queensland, Tasmania  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Queensland demands answers on GST

Source: Government of Queensland Queensland has demanded answers on the Turnbull Government’s proposed GST carve up which would see the state $1.6 billion worse off a year.Deputy Premier and Treasurer Jackie Trad said that the Government had been silent on the proposed cut for a month.“It has been a month since the Productivity Commission handed […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Cross River Rail will deliver 450 jobs for young Queenslanders

By   /  June 13, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Government of Queensland, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Technology, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Cross River Rail will deliver 450 jobs for young Queenslanders

Source: Government of Queensland Deputy Premier and Treasurer Jackie Trad today announced the Cross River Rail Project would generate 450 new apprenticeships and traineeships for young Queenslanders during the construction life of the $5.4 billion project.  Ms Trad said the Palaszczuk Government was investing $733 million in Queensland’s number one infrastructure priority in the 2018/19 State […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: $40 million boost to attract business to Queensland

By   /  June 13, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Business, Commerce, Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, English, Government of Queensland, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, United Kingdom, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: $40 million boost to attract business to Queensland

Source: Government of Queensland The Palaszczuk Government is increasing its efforts to attract business to the state with a $40 million boost in the State Budget for the Advance Queensland Industry Attraction Fund.Deputy Premier and Treasurer Jackie Trad said the additional funding, being provided over two years, together with $25 million allocated since last year’s […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Budget backs Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander initiatives

By   /  June 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Culture, Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, Economy, English, Government of Queensland, Health, Investment, Justice, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Budget backs Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander initiatives

Source: Government of Queensland More than $11 million will be delivered in the 2018-19 State Budget to deliver positive initiatives identified by First Nations Queenslanders. Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships Jackie Trad said the funding would support programs across the state being delivered by the Department of Aboriginal and […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Palaszczuk Government’s record health budget.

By   /  June 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, Economy, English, Government of Queensland, Health, Investment, MIL OSI, Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Premier and Minister for Trade, Queensland, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Palaszczuk Government’s record health budget.

Source: Government of Queensland The 2018-2019 budget will spend more on health than any Queensland government.Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the $18.3 billion health budget was up $798.7 million on the year before.“I make no apologies for spending the biggest share of our budget on health,” the Premier said.“Our most important job is caring for the […]

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