By Michael Bailey The business sector and a large number of state political minds have agreed with the TCCI’s view that the time is right to restore Parliament’s Lower House back to 35 members.
Fonterra Australia will invest $4.3 million to boost cheese and whey capacity at its Wynyard plant.
By Tom O’Meara The man behind Launceston’s newest multi-million dollar hotel development says Tasmania’s industry strengths across tourism and retail will help create jobs.
The Flying Kangaroo is taking the Apple Isle across the Pacific. Tasmania has secured an extension of the code sharing agreement between American Airlines and Qantas, opening up direct Tasmanian itineraries to the lucrative market – with nearly 100 million American Airlines’ frequent flyers alone now able to see and book itineraries to Hobart.
A MAJOR commitment to fix major water and sewerage infrastructure issues in Tasmania has been applauded by business and Government.
Two different programs have been promoted this month to deliver a better balance of women in Tasmanian leadership positions.
Hobart’s polarising $50 million cable car project could soon be assessed as a Project of State Significance. But developers of the Mt Wellington infrastructure will be hoping for a different outcome to the two projects that have recently preceded it under the assessment avenue – the controversial Bell Bay Pulp Mill and the Ralphs Bay Canal…
BY TOM O’MEARA There is now a very distinct difference in Tasmanian business confidence when it comes to the state’s three regions, with the south unsurprisingly leading the way in the positivity stakes.