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health safety and wellbeing

What all businesses should be doing to keep their home-based workers safe

As we continue to endure Lockdown Six from home, fewer employees are willing to leave their new routines. Here is what every employer should do to look after their employees.

19 August 2021

covid 19

More grants and financial support for Victorian businesses to endure Lockdown Six extension

The State and Federal Governments have jointly announced a further $2.32 billion in financial support for Victorian businesses struggling during Lockdown Six.

19 August 2021

covid 19

Financial support expanded to keep Victorian business in business

The Victorian Chamber is pleased that the State and Federal Governments have again come together to announce a further $807 million in support for Victorian businesses to get through the second extension of Lockdown Six.

19 August 2021

trade and exports

Vietnam’s growing economy presents opportunity for Victorian importers and exporters

Though the COVID-19 pandemic dealt a drastic blow to numerous economies across the globe, some have been able to come out on top, including Vietnam - the success story of South-East Asia.

20 August 2021

workplace relations

Preventing and responding to sexual harassment in the workplace

As highlighted in the National Inquiry into Sexual Harassment in the Workplace report, businesses need to act now to eliminate and respond to sexual harassment in the workplace.

23 August 2021

infrastructure

Urban mobility trends show a shift towards private vehicles and electric vehicles

As want for personal transport puts pressure on our roads, coupled with a shift to electric vehicles, Transurban’s latest report reveals our acceleration toward a transportation renaissance.

24 August 2021

chief executive update

Chief Executive Update 25 August 2021

I felt a shift in the fight against COVID-19 this week when Prime Minister Scott Morrison remarked, “this Groundhog Day has to end”. I couldn’t agree more!

25 August 2021

workplace relations

How business should react and respond to an unfair dismissal claim

Unfair dismissal claims are very common. While being proactive and taking legal advice before dismissing an employee is vital, it won't always prevent a claim from being lodged.

26 August 2021

covid 19

Regional Column from Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chief Executive, Paul Guerra

Welcome to the August edition of Chief Executive Paul Guerra's monthly regional column - covering issues, news and developments important to Victoria’s regional businesses.

Regional Victoria

26 August 2021

federal government

The most sought-after grants, programs, and support packages for Victorian businesses

Since the launch of the Victorian Chamber’s Grant Finder tool, hundreds of Victorian businesses have already searched for the support they need – and found it. Don’t miss out!

27 August 2021

covid 19

How Ambulance Victoria is keeping its paramedics and patients safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

With a jump in demand for Ambulance Victoria’s services during the COVID-19 pandemic, AV’s Chief Executive Officer details the pandemic's impact on staff and the future of AV.

Fast Five

30 August 2021

covid 19

Victorian Spring and Summer to lead Victoria’s recovery

Absence makes the heart grow fonder and, I don’t know about you, but I’m looking forward to a time when lockdowns are gone and we get back to enjoying the Victoria that we love.

30 August 2021

member stories

Managing operations and staff mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic

While we are constantly reminded of how ‘unprecedented’ the COVID-19 pandemic is for businesses to operate, Monkami has shown the vital role that business continuity plans still play.

Member Stories

31 August 2021

state government

Victorian Chamber partners with State Government to support tourism sector

The Victorian Chamber is proud to partner with the State Government to progress a Wine and Craft Beverage project as part of a $1.9 million funding package to back the recovery of Victoria’s hard-hit visitor economy.

01 September 2021

tourism and events

Eight exciting Victorian tourism projects receive State Government funding

The Victorian Government announced the first allocation of funding as part of the $10 million Enabling Tourism Fund to inject vital support into Victoria’s struggling visitor economy.

01 September 2021

covid 19

Lockdown extended for Metropolitan Victoria, Regional areas may open sooner

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has announced that Victoria will endure Lockdown Six much longer than planned, though Regional areas may exit lockdown as early as next week.

01 September 2021


health safety and wellbeing

What all businesses should be doing to keep their home-based workers safe

19 August 2021

covid 19

More grants and financial support for Victorian businesses to endure Lockdown Six extension

19 August 2021

covid 19

Financial support expanded to keep Victorian business in business

19 August 2021

trade and exports

Vietnam’s growing economy presents opportunity for Victorian importers and exporters

20 August 2021

workplace relations

Preventing and responding to sexual harassment in the workplace

23 August 2021

infrastructure

Urban mobility trends show a shift towards private vehicles and electric vehicles

24 August 2021

chief executive update

Chief Executive Update 25 August 2021

25 August 2021

workplace relations

How business should react and respond to an unfair dismissal claim

26 August 2021

covid 19

Regional Column from Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chief Executive, Paul Guerra

Regional Victoria

26 August 2021

federal government

The most sought-after grants, programs, and support packages for Victorian businesses

27 August 2021

covid 19

How Ambulance Victoria is keeping its paramedics and patients safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

Fast Five

30 August 2021

covid 19

Victorian Spring and Summer to lead Victoria’s recovery

30 August 2021

member stories

Managing operations and staff mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic

Member Stories

31 August 2021

state government

Victorian Chamber partners with State Government to support tourism sector

01 September 2021

tourism and events

Eight exciting Victorian tourism projects receive State Government funding

01 September 2021

covid 19

Lockdown extended for Metropolitan Victoria, Regional areas may open sooner

01 September 2021