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‘So much potential’ for CQ in proposed manufacturing drive

Premium Content ‘So much potential’ for CQ in proposed manufacturing drive

The $15 billion drive was criticised as a “subsidise it and hope” approach.

Landry, Watt trade blows on south-east mine project

Premium Content Landry, Watt trade blows on south-east mine project

Ms Landry called on Mr Watt to advocate the expansion of the New Acland mine.

Praise for government ringing in changes to NAIF

Premium Content Praise for government ringing in changes to NAIF

Acting on feedback, the government is rolling out changes to the NAIF to kick start...

Labor resets approach saying it ‘treasures’ CQ coal jobs

Premium Content Labor resets approach saying it ‘treasures’ CQ coal jobs

Labor has thrown its support behind the region’s coal industry while challenging...

More flooding predicted: What’s happened to the flood levee?

Premium Content More flooding predicted: What’s happened to the flood levee?

Despite the Bureau of Meteorology predicting a greater risk of flooding and...

Government reaffirms plans to develop northern Australia

Premium Content Government reaffirms plans to develop northern Australia

Northern Australia is being promised ongoing support to grow jobs, the economy and...

Labor blasted for opposing power station feasibility study

Premium Content Labor blasted for opposing power station feasibility study

The LNP’s passionate resource industry advocates were outraged Labor tried again to...

Landry challenges Labor Senator over Rocky rail yard sale

Premium Content Landry challenges Labor Senator over Rocky rail yard sale

Labor’s new plan to purchase the former Aurizon rail yard site to reboot rail...

WARNING: Preference plan could cause government dysfunction

Premium Content WARNING: Preference plan could cause government dysfunction

Surprised by the LNP’s preferencing decision to back the Greens, Labor is warning...

Criticised NAIF rings in changes after more soul searching

Premium Content Criticised NAIF rings in changes after more soul searching

After copping criticism for years, the Federal Government is set to reveal more...

Claims 54,000 CQ workers worse off under JobKeeper changes

Premium Content Claims 54,000 CQ workers worse off under JobKeeper changes

Member for Capricornia Michelle Landry responded that there was in fact a “jobs...

Cuts to coronavirus support could impact 54,000 CQ workers

Premium Content Cuts to coronavirus support could impact 54,000 CQ workers

There are fears that the government was removing financial support for CQ’s workers...

Labor and Greens fail to stop coal-fired power station study

Premium Content Labor and Greens fail to stop coal-fired power station study

The Coalition Government is jubilant after taking another step closer to dream of...

CQ’s casual workers central to latest parliamentary battle

Premium Content CQ’s casual workers central to latest parliamentary battle

There is a call for the government to stop appealing a court decision forcing...

One Nation blasts opponents of NQ coal-fired power station

Premium Content One Nation blasts opponents of NQ coal-fired power station

One Nation has joined the Coalition in condemning those attempting to prevent the...

Challenge issued to Labor to back coal-fired power station

Premium Content Challenge issued to Labor to back coal-fired power station

CQ’s coal advocating LNP pollies have offered Labor the opportunity to throw its...

NAIF reaffirms support for CQ infrastructure projects

Premium Content NAIF reaffirms support for CQ infrastructure projects

After copping criticism for neglecting CQ, the NAIF has explained how money will...

Government pressured to fast-track funding for Yeppoon Road

Premium Content Government pressured to fast-track funding for Yeppoon Road

Construction could start on the Rockhampton-Yeppoon Rd upgrade before the end of...

Pollies continue to lobby NewsCorp to save CQ’s newspapers

Premium Content Pollies continue to lobby NewsCorp to save CQ’s newspapers

Our region’s politicians explain their differing approaches in fighting to retain a...

Hurry to have your say in Senate’s bushfire inquiry

Premium Content Hurry to have your say in Senate’s bushfire inquiry

Submissions close on Friday for the inquiry investigating the preparation, response...

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