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Small and medium businesses to save more than $300 million over four years

Small and medium businesses will save more than $300 million over the next four years, as the Liberal National Government cuts more red tape.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 16 November 2018

Ministers:

  • The Hon Josh Frydenberg MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Celebrating 25 years of excellence in vocational education

Australia’s world-class vocational education and training (VET) sector was honoured tonight at the 25th annual Australian Training Awards in Sydney.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 16 November 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

$2 billion fund to transform small business access to funding

The Liberal National Government will significantly enhance access to funds for small business across the country through the introduction of a $2 billion Australian Business Securitisation Fund…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 14 November 2018

Ministers:

  • The Hon Josh Frydenberg MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Work starts on qualifications framework review

The changing needs of students and employers is being considered by a review of Australia’s qualifications framework.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 13 November 2018

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Government proposes to double the value limit available under employee share schemes

The Liberal National Government is improving the ability for small businesses to offer employee share schemes to help employers attract, retain and motivate employees and grow their businesses.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 13 November 2018

Ministers:

  • The Hon Josh Frydenberg MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Australian VET skills to boost Indonesian logistics capacity

Australian know-how will be used to grow Indonesia’s logistic sector and ultimately benefit trade between the two nations.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 7 November 2018

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Young apprentices, small business benefit from bush wage subsidy trial

The Liberal and Nationals’ Government will invest $60 million to trial a wage subsidy as an incentive for employers in regional and rural communities to engage more apprentices.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 1 November 2018

Ministers:

  • The Hon Michael McCormack MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

New apprentice wage subsidy to support regional and rural businesses

The Liberal and Nationals’ Government will invest $60 million to trial a wage subsidy as an incentive for employers in regional and rural communities to engage more appr

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 31 October 2018

Ministers:

  • The Hon Michael McCormack MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Work underway to bolster aged care workforce

A new Aged Services Industry Reference Committee (IRC) will commence work immediately to bring industry and consumers together to set competencies and skills needed to deliver safe, quality aged…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 24 October 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • The Hon Ken Wyatt AM, MP

Significant boost to Northern Territory apprenticeships

More than 2000 new training and apprentice opportunities will be created in the Northern Territory in a new $5.8 million funding deal signed today between the Federal Liberal National Government…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 17 October 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Small business to receive tax relief five years early

The Liberal-National Coalition Government has again shown that it is delivering for small and family businesses, the engine room of our economy, by bringing forward tax cuts to businesses with a…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 11 October 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Boosting Western Australia's Apprentice Workforce

Thousands of new training and apprentice opportunities will be created in Western Australia as it signs on to the Liberal National Government’s Skilling Australians Fund (SAF) National Partnership…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 5 October 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash