Dear Member/friend While the curve hopefully may be starting to begin to flatten, social and business restrictions continue and tighten. Concurrently new economic measures are announced. JOBKEEPER PAYMENT Today the Prime Minister has announced a $130 Billion wage subsidy package.... Read more
Presented by Anthony Rogers, Manager, Business Services, Roberts & Morrow Watch the webinar in full here Resource: Economic Response To The Coronavirus As At 23 March 2020.
Dear Member/friend NSW Last Friday the New South Wales Government released details of the second stage of its economic package. Here is a link to the NSW Treasury page outlining the measures. Covid-19 Stimulus You will see that it includes:... Read more
Dear Member / friend As Covid-19 continues to take its toll on businesses and their employees, more businesses are closing their doors and people losing their jobs. While others are able to work from home, keeping the businesses alive, for... Read more
Dear Member/friend We are in a very serious situation. Covid-19 is spreading rapidly and into the regions with there being 2 positive cases in Inverell and 1 in Tamworth as well as cases in other areas. This is not cause... Read more
Dear Member/friend NSW is not in a state-wide lockdown despite suggestions yesterday. The Commonwealth Government though has imposed restrictions on: Pubs, registered clubs; Gyms, indoor sporting venues; Cinemas, entertainment venues, casinos and night clubs; Restaurants and cafes. They can provide... Read more
Dear Member/friend While the COVID-19 situation is evolving, so is its economic impact. In Armidale, the effect has already been very severe on a number of businesses, particularly in relation to tourism, accommodation and hospitality. As the Federal Government has... Read more
Dear Member and Friends The Chamber has been monitoring the evolving situations with COVID-19, noting that no cases have been notified for the Armidale Region so far. We are endeavouring to balance the advice of the experts as well as... Read more