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video game

ASBFEO welcomes government’s $1.2 billion investment in digital technology

The Federal government's $1.2 billion investment in the country's digital economy includes a tax offset for the video ga...
Federal budget

Small businesses look to Federal Budget for post-pandemic boost

Small-business owners are looking to the Federal Budget for initiatives that will help them rebuild their enterprises af...
builders

Builders summonsed to court over alleged underpayments

A Melbourne building company is facing court over the alleged underpayment of a young worker in his early 20s.

Former hotel operator penalised for underpaying kitchen hand

Failing to back-pay an employee who had worked as casual bar attendant and kitchen hand has cost a former hotel operator...

PM unveils $120 million deregulation package for business

The four-year deregulation package will seek to reduce regulatory burdens on businesses, aiming to make it easier for bu...

Pizza franchisee faces court action

A former franchisee of a pizza outlet is set to face court for having underpaid an employee her annual leave entitlement...
JobMaker

Businesses urged to claim the JobMaker Hiring Credit before deadline

The JobMaker Hiring Credit allows employers to claim up to $10,400 per year for hiring an eligible employee aged between...
Chinatown

Adelaide Chinatown eateries face workplace law compliance audits

The Fair Work Ombudsman is set to conduct surprise audits in Adelaide’s Chinatown precinct this week to verify reports o...

How small businesses can benefit from JobMaker

JobMaker is a stimulus package designed to incentivise Australian businesses to employ more young people by 6 October 20...

As one door closes it’s time to support small-business digitisation

The digitisation of key functions can simplify the process for small-business owners and provide them with a better view...