Media Releases 2019

Mondelez Decision is Bad for Business
The TCCI today called on the recent Federal Court Mondelez to be appealed by the Federal Government or the company.
TCCI CEO Michael Bailey said the full implications of the Federal Court’s Mondelez decision are now becoming apparent. Read more.

Tasmania the Most Positive State
Tasmania is Australia’s most positive State according to the August Sensis Business Index.
TCCI CEO Michael Bailey said the SBI showed Tasmanian small and medium sized businesses were 63% positive. Read More

Cassy O’Connor Needs to Stop Cheap Attacks on Federal Group
The TCCI today called on Greens Leader Cassy O’Connor to stop her cheap political attacks on Tasmanian business. Read More.

Cabinet Reshuffle
The TCCI today called on the Tasmanian Government to maintain both its stability and majority.
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Fair Work Decision
The TCCI today welcomed the decision of the Fair Work Commission to increase the national minimum wage. Read More

State Budget Update
The TCCI today stated its support of Treasurer Peter Gutwein’s State Budget update and its long-term implications. Read More

Budget 2019
The TCCI today welcomed the Federal Budget, particularly with regard to the increased focus on vocational education and training. Read More

Senate Urged to Support Small Business
The TCCI today called on the Senate to support small business nationally and not cause grave uncertainty for Australians who work casually and the small businesses that employ them. Read More

Second Interconnector – Future of Tasmania
The TCCI stated today the announcement of the Federal Government’s $56 million to progress plans for a second interconnector represents Tasmania’s future. Read More