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Brisbane Times
Qld economy Australia's most sluggishShadow treasurer John-Paul Langbroek Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland Treasurer C
Qld economy Australia's most sluggish
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 hours ago
Shadow treasurer John-Paul Langbroek Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt's focus on state final demand figures in the final months of the Newman Government has come back to bite, with the Opposition seizing on a June quarter slowdown... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fluoridated water comes down to freedom of choice: Lawrence SpringborgFluoridated water comes down to freedom of choice, former Qld health minister L
Fluoridated water comes down to freedom of choice: Lawrence Springborg
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 hours ago
Fluoridated water comes down to freedom of choice, former Qld health minister Lawrence Springborg says Queensland Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg has stood by his decision as health minister under the previous LNP government to make water... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
CCC 'could say no' to political donations probeCrime and Corruption Commission 'could say no' to inquiry into political donati
CCC 'could say no' to political donations probe
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 hours ago
Crime and Corruption Commission 'could say no' to inquiry into political donations, Jackie Trad says Queensland's Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC) is not obliged to conduct an inquiry into political donations and could decide against an... Read more
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News.com.au
Two months on, Queensland’s top legal job remains vacant Frontrunner for the role Acting Chief Justice Margaret McMurdo.Source: News C
Two months on, Queensland’s top legal job remains vacant
News.com.au / Posted 15 hours ago
Frontrunner for the role Acting Chief Justice Margaret McMurdo.Source: News Corp Australia JUSTICES Catherine Holmes and Margaret McMurdo are among the top contenders for chief justice as the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Queensland's chief dentist calls for fluoridationChief dentist pushes councils to add fluoride to water supply as Child Oral Hea
Queensland's chief dentist calls for fluoridation
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Chief dentist pushes councils to add fluoride to water supply as Child Oral Health Survey confirms benefits Queensland's chief dentist urged councils to again add fluoride to water supplies after a new study confirmed it significantly reduced tooth... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donationsAn inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donations
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
An inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt by the Liberal National Party opposition. The inquiry, announced on Tuesday by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, will target donations to the LNP and projects approved by... Read more
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Business Spectator
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donationsAn inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donations
Business Spectator / Posted yesterday
An inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt by the Liberal National Party opposition. The inquiry, announced on Tuesday by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, will target donations to the LNP and projects approved by... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Queensland farmers set to launch action in the Land Court to stop Acland mine expansion Photo: Queensland Environment Department has issued a draft environmental aut
Queensland farmers set to launch action in the Land Court to stop Acland mine expansion
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Photo: Queensland Environment Department has issued a draft environmental authority proposed expansion of the Acland mine (Arlie Felton-Taylor ) Farmers on... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donationsbreaking news AN inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been bra
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donations
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
breaking news AN inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt by the Liberal National Party opposition. THE inquiry, announced on Tuesday by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, will... Read more
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Weekly Times
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donationsAN inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donations
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
AN inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt by the Liberal National Party opposition. THE inquiry, announced on Tuesday by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, will target donations to the LNP and projects approved by... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Annastacia Palaszczuk accused of politicising CCC on new chairman's first day Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk will pus
Annastacia Palaszczuk accused of politicising CCC
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
on new chairman's first day Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk will push ahead with an inquiry into political donations despite Opposition accusations she is politicising the Crime and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Controversial Qld mine gets draft authority for expansionAcland coal mine: Draft authority for expansion of controversial $900 million p
Controversial Qld mine gets draft authority for expansion
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Acland coal mine: Draft authority for expansion of controversial $900 million project issued The expansion of a controversial Queensland coal mine has cleared another hurdle, with the state's environment department issuing a draft authority for the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
LNP guarantees it will introduce boutique casino licencesOPPOSITION leader, Lawrence Springborg has given an "absolute guarantee" that i
LNP guarantees it will introduce boutique casino licences
The Daily Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
OPPOSITION leader, Lawrence Springborg has given an "absolute guarantee" that if elected to power an LNP government would create a category for off-shore boutique casino licences. Mr Springborg was in Yeppoon today and met with community leaders and... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
LNP guarantees it will introduce boutique casino licencesOPPOSITION leader, Lawrence Springborg has given an "absolute guarantee" that i
LNP guarantees it will introduce boutique casino licences
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
OPPOSITION leader, Lawrence Springborg has given an "absolute guarantee" that if elected to power an LNP government would create a category for off-shore boutique casino licences. Mr Springborg was in Yeppoon today and met with community leaders and... Read more
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News Mail
LNP guarantees it will introduce boutique casino licencesOPPOSITION leader, Lawrence Springborg has given an "absolute guarantee" that i
LNP guarantees it will introduce boutique casino licences
News Mail / Posted 6 days ago
OPPOSITION leader, Lawrence Springborg has given an "absolute guarantee" that if elected to power an LNP government would create a category for off-shore boutique casino licences. Mr Springborg was in Yeppoon today and met with community leaders and... Read more
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The North West Star
LNP vows to make mining more profitableSHADOW Minister for Energy and Resources Ian Macfarlane says a coalition govern
LNP vows to make mining more profitable
The North West Star / Posted 7 days ago
SHADOW Minister for Energy and Resources Ian Macfarlane says a coalition government would provide significant cost relief to mining operations such as Mount Isa Mines if they win the September federal election. SHADOW Minister for Energy and... Read more
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iTNews
Qld Education uncovers 270 extra lost child abuse reportsStaff cuts during OneSchool implementation blamed. Queensland’s Education depa
Qld Education uncovers 270 extra lost child abuse reports
iTNews / Posted 7 days ago
Staff cuts during OneSchool implementation blamed. Queensland’s Education department has found another 270 reports of suspected child abuse it says may have been been blocked by a suspected firewall issue, preventing the alerts from making it... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Queensland government calls for renewable energy supplyERGON has gone to the market for 150 megawatts of renewable energy as the State
Queensland government calls for renewable energy supply
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
ERGON has gone to the market for 150 megawatts of renewable energy as the State Government claims it has started a “large scale renewable energy agenda’’. The Government has plans for 50 per cent of Queensland’s energy to be renewable by 2030, but... Read more
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The Courier
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail fundingTreasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail funding
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could consider a taxpayer-funded loan for a rail line to Australia's largest proposed coal mine. Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the federal... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail fundingTreasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail funding
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could consider a taxpayer-funded loan for a rail line to Australia's largest proposed coal mine. Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the federal... Read more
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The Young Witness
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail fundingTreasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail funding
The Young Witness / Posted 9 days ago
Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could consider a taxpayer-funded loan for a rail line to Australia's largest proposed coal mine. Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the federal... Read more
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Western Advocate
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail fundingTreasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail funding
Western Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could consider a taxpayer-funded loan for a rail line to Australia's largest proposed coal mine. Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the federal... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail fundingTreasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail funding
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 days ago
Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could consider a taxpayer-funded loan for a rail line to Australia's largest proposed coal mine. Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the federal... Read more
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Manning River Times
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail fundingTreasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail funding
Manning River Times / Posted 9 days ago
Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could consider a taxpayer-funded loan for a rail line to Australia's largest proposed coal mine. Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the federal... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail fundingTreasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail funding
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 9 days ago
Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could consider a taxpayer-funded loan for a rail line to Australia's largest proposed coal mine. Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the federal... Read more
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The North West Star
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail fundingTreasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail funding
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could consider a taxpayer-funded loan for a rail line to Australia's largest proposed coal mine. Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the federal... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail fundingTreasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail funding
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could consider a taxpayer-funded loan for a rail line to Australia's largest proposed coal mine. Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the federal... Read more
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The Border Mail
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail fundingTreasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail funding
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could consider a taxpayer-funded loan for a rail line to Australia's largest proposed coal mine. Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the federal... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail fundingTreasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could
Abbott government hints Adani could be considered for rail funding
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the government could consider a taxpayer-funded loan for a rail line to Australia's largest proposed coal mine. Treasurer Joe Hockey has given the strongest hint yet that the federal... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Why other states should not laugh at our govtInvestigations into anonymous donations to the former LNP government, and the m
Why other states should not laugh at our govt
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 days ago
Investigations into anonymous donations to the former LNP government, and the mistake-prone performance of Police Minister Jo-Anne Miller have grabbed local headlines but in reality have been mirrored by similar events in every Australian... Read more
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Northern Star
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shiftMORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's bo
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shift
Northern Star / Posted 12 days ago
MORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's borders with Ergon Energy entering the market to buy 150 megawatts of renewable energy from regional Queensland. Minister for Energy Mark Bailey said that Queensland's... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shiftMORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's bo
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shift
The Daily Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
MORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's borders with Ergon Energy entering the market to buy 150 megawatts of renewable energy from regional Queensland. Minister for Energy Mark Bailey said that Queensland's... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shiftMORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's bo
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shift
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
MORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's borders with Ergon Energy entering the market to buy 150 megawatts of renewable energy from regional Queensland. Minister for Energy Mark Bailey said that Queensland's... Read more
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Queensland Times
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shiftMORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's bo
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shift
Queensland Times / Posted 12 days ago
MORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's borders with Ergon Energy entering the market to buy 150 megawatts of renewable energy from regional Queensland. Minister for Energy Mark Bailey said that Queensland's... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shiftMORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's bo
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shift
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
MORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's borders with Ergon Energy entering the market to buy 150 megawatts of renewable energy from regional Queensland. Minister for Energy Mark Bailey said that Queensland's... Read more
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News Mail
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shiftMORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's bo
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shift
News Mail / Posted 12 days ago
MORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's borders with Ergon Energy entering the market to buy 150 megawatts of renewable energy from regional Queensland. Minister for Energy Mark Bailey said that Queensland's... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shiftMORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's bo
Regional QLD's renewables to benefit from industry shift
Daily Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
MORE of Queensland 's renewable energy will now come from inside the state's borders with Ergon Energy entering the market to buy 150 megawatts of renewable energy from regional Queensland. Minister for Energy Mark Bailey said that Queensland's... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Three-word slogans have left Abbott with an economic quandary Photo: It's now clear that Coalition will be no more successful than Labor in
Three-word slogans have left Abbott with an economic quandary
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
Photo: It's now clear that Coalition will be no more successful than Labor in returning the budget to surplus. (AAP: Nikki Short) It's a tough ask to deliver "jobs and growth" while also... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld Labor fights back from the trenchesbreaking news QUEENSLAND'S budget estimates was always going to be a week in
Qld Labor fights back from the trenches
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
breaking news QUEENSLAND'S budget estimates was always going to be a week in the trenches. THE Liberal National Party has been on the offensive for months. Their prize - Police Minister Jo-Ann Miller's... Read more
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Perth Now
Qld Labor fights back from the trenchesQUEENSLAND'S budget estimates was always going to be a week in the trenches. T
Qld Labor fights back from the trenches
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
QUEENSLAND'S budget estimates was always going to be a week in the trenches. THE Liberal National Party has been on the offensive for months. Their prize - Police Minister Jo-Ann Miller's head. The controversy-plagued minister has been under... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Qld Labor fights back from the trenchesQUEENSLAND'S budget estimates was always going to be a week in the trenches. T
Qld Labor fights back from the trenches
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
QUEENSLAND'S budget estimates was always going to be a week in the trenches. THE Liberal National Party has been on the offensive for months. Their prize - Police Minister Jo-Ann Miller's head. The controversy-plagued minister has been under... Read more
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Queensland Times
Alternative needed for youth boot campsTHE LNP Opposition is calling on the Palaszczuk Labor Government to reveal its
Alternative needed for youth boot camps
Queensland Times / Posted 12 days ago
THE LNP Opposition is calling on the Palaszczuk Labor Government to reveal its alternative to youth boot camps after revealing the current trial sites introduced by the LNP will be scrapped. Shadow Attorney-General Ian Walker said the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
No word on Keppel casino licence as ministers go quietIF supporters of a boutique casino licence for the Great Keppel Island Revitali
No word on Keppel casino licence as ministers go quiet
The Daily Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
IF supporters of a boutique casino licence for the Great Keppel Island Revitalisation Project were hoping for a breakthrough at this week's estimates hearings, they would have been sorely disappointed. A meeting with Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
No word on Keppel casino licence as ministers go quietIF supporters of a boutique casino licence for the Great Keppel Island Revitali
No word on Keppel casino licence as ministers go quiet
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
IF supporters of a boutique casino licence for the Great Keppel Island Revitalisation Project were hoping for a breakthrough at this week's estimates hearings, they would have been sorely disappointed. A meeting with Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk... Read more
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News Mail
All five relevant ministers still avoid meetings with AgnewIF SUPPORTERS of a boutique casino licence for the Great Keppel Island Revitali
All five relevant ministers still avoid meetings with Agnew
News Mail / Posted 12 days ago
IF SUPPORTERS of a boutique casino licence for the Great Keppel Island Revitalisation Project were hoping for a breakthrough at this week's estimates hearings, they would have been sorely disappointed. A meeting with Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Noel Pearson questions Glencore's bauxite mine deal in AurukunIndigenous leader One of the most influential Aboriginal leaders in the count
Noel Pearson questions Glencore's bauxite mine deal in Aurukun
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
Indigenous leader One of the most influential Aboriginal leaders in the country has questioned how a multinational company has won preferred status to mine a rich bauxite deposit on... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'It's crunch time': Uber calls on drivers to rev upUber is calling on its drivers to lobby their local MPs. Photo: Getty Images U
'It's crunch time': Uber calls on drivers to rev up
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
Uber is calling on its drivers to lobby their local MPs. Photo: Getty Images Uber is marshalling the troops ahead of a review of Queensland's taxi strategy. The company behind the increasingly popular ride-sharing app sent emails to its 2500-odd... Read more
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iTNews
Qld’s online DA tool slammed by usersTen times over budget, with a satisfaction rating of 12 percent. The Queenslan
Qld’s online DA tool slammed by users
iTNews / Posted 13 days ago
Ten times over budget, with a satisfaction rating of 12 percent. The Queensland government had to bring in external developers just to change the name of the Planning department in its troubled online development application tool, which has now been... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld to appoint privacy commissionser after four-year vacancyAttorney-General Yvette D'Ath. Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland - you may finally
Qld to appoint privacy commissionser after four-year vacancy
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
Attorney-General Yvette D'Ath. Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland - you may finally be about to get a privacy commissioner. The privacy commissioner, which falls under the Office of the Information Commissioner, has been vacant for nearly four... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Minister signs on the dotted line for rampWHITSUNDAY fisherman Bob Spees will never forget the day a five-year-old girl c
Minister signs on the dotted line for ramp
The Daily Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
WHITSUNDAY fisherman Bob Spees will never forget the day a five-year-old girl could have died on the Whisper Bay boat ramp in Cannonvale. "And that's what this whole thing's been about - making it safe for everybody," he said of his five-year fight... Read more
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