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Selling to Government Special Series – Part Four: Where to find support

Depending on the sector in which you’re operating and the type of contract under tender, some government bodies can help you prepare a winning bid and also help you meet all the conditions and requirements of the won contract.

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24 December 2019

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Economic updates show challenging outlook

The release earlier this week of the Federal Government’s 2019-20 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) shows Australia continues to face challenging economic conditions.

19 December 2019

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From the Chief Executive 19 December 2019

Welcome to our last bulletin for 2019 and for the decade. This week, after eight and a half years as Chief Executive of the Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mark Stone AM delivers his final update. Read about the Victorian Chamber’s call for decisive action on climate change, information on our January-June 2020 course directory, and more!

19 December 2019

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Cross-sector support for Victorian leadership on climate

Six leading organisations representing Victorian workers, business, investors, community and the environment have joined forces for the first time to call for decisive and responsible Victorian Government action on climate change.

18 December 2019

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Selling to Government Special Series – Part Three: Where to find opportunities

How and where Government makes announcements that allow business to benefit.

17 December 2019

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Q&A Hot Topic with Vivienne King

Box Hill Institute CEO and Managing Director Vivienne King answers our burning questions from our latest Hot Topic: Strategic planning.

11 December 2019

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Q&A Hot Topic with Joe Arena

Procurement Australasia Ltd CEO Joe Arena answers our burning questions from our latest Hot Topic : Government tenders.

09 December 2019

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From the Chief Executive 6 December 2019

This week’s update includes information on a new workplace manslaughter law, details of briefings being held by the Victorian Chamber on how employers can prepare and respond to this law, plus more on our current Business Trends and Prospects Survey, closing on Wednesday 11 December.

06 December 2019

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Statement on Climate Change

The Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry supports action on climate change and urges all parties and governments to join business in a bipartisan effort to decarbonise the Australian economy.

06 December 2019

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4 year review update - 31 Modern Awards varied

As the 4-year review enters the final stages, Modern Award variations are beginning to be released. The Fair Work Commission has released 31 varied awards which will commence operation on 4 February 2020.

05 December 2019

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Australian Business Growth Fund Announced

A new $520 million capital investment fund has been established to help accelerate small business lending.

05 December 2019

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Ensuring Integrity bill too important to abandon

The Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry welcomes the reintroduction of the Fair Work (Ensuring Integrity No. 2) Bill 2019 into the Parliament this morning.

04 December 2019

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Local business looks on the BRITE side

Thriving manufacturer BRITEX has constantly reinvented itself as since it began fabricating steel in Melbourne more than 80 years ago.

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04 December 2019

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Workplace manslaughter law a missed opportunity

A statement from: Mark Stone AM, Chief Executive, Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Stephen Sheridan, Chief Executive Officer, Victorian Farmers Federation; Fiona Nield, Executive Director Victoria, Housing Industry Association; Rebecca Casson, Chief Executive Officer, Master Builders Association of Victoria; Tim Piper, Head Victoria, Australian Industry Group

27 November 2019

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Talent Beyond Boundaries connecting Australian companies and skilled refugees to fill skills gaps

Australian businesses report skills shortages as one of the biggest problems they face and claim it is increasingly hard to find the right people with the right skills locally.

26 November 2019

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From the Chief Executive 22 November 2019

This week’s update includes the announcement of our new President Karyn Sobels, Deputy President Adrian Kloeden and new Board Directors Kylie Warne, Michelle Winzer and Jeremy Blackshaw; we also acknowledge and thank outgoing President Don Rankin, provide an update on the Workplace Manslaughter Bill and information regarding the Victorian Chamber’s current Business Trends and Prospects Survey.

22 November 2019