Post by View News. Business confidence on the Sunshine Coast has risen to its highest level since 2009 according to the latest surveys. Findings from the Sunshine Coast Business Confidence Survey revealed confidence levels had risen higher than before the Global Financial Crisis and the last Federal Election. More than half of businesses surveyed expected […]
Post by View News. The Sunshine Coast is on the cusp of a bright future – and all levels of government need to work together to deliver policies, services and infrastructure needed by the region if we are to reach our full potential, Mayor Mark Jamieson has told State Government election candidates. Mayor Jamieson today […]
A special time of year as we approach Australia Day. For the past few years I anticipate the latest offering from the Meat and Livestock Association promoting the virtues of being Australian through eating more Lamb. These humorous, seriously tongue in cheek and self deprecating advertisements featuring Sam Kekovich often test the boundaries of political correctness making them the […]
The Premier Campbell Newman took to (social media) Twitter this morning to announce the much anticipated Queensland Election had been called for 31st January. This morning I visited the Acting Governor. Writs have been issued for 31 January 2015. The most important election in many years. #qldpol — Campbell Newman (@theqldpremier) January 6, 2015 During […]
SEA LIFE Mooloolaba has officially welcomed two Australian Sea Lions today, as part of the attraction’s ongoing marine protection and public awareness program, extending its family of seven seals to nine.Visitors to the attraction today met the new Australian Sea Lions, 18-year-old female Katanya and eight-year-old male Dunlop, while also becoming the first to trial […]
In light of the agreement last week between China and the United States on climate change, the Sunshine Coast Council Mayor Mark Jamieson believes the proposed solar farm for the Coast places the #sunshinecaost ahead of the curve economically and environmentally.
Sunshine Coast Mayor Mark Jamieson spent time last week attending the G20’s Global Cafe. View News spoke to the Mayor regarding the key messages he got from his time at the G20 and their relevance to the Sunshine Coast.
Member for Fisher Mal Brough today said that long-term unemployed job seekers can now access financial assistance to relocate to a new job. “As part of my recently launched Operation Bounce Back campaign I want Sunshine Coast job seekers to know that there is financial assistance available if they take a job outside of our […]
Sunshine Coast businesses now have the opportunity to receive assistance from the Australian Government if they employ older Australians. Member for Fisher Mal Brough today said that the Restart Wage Subsidy is an initiative that will help people aged 50 or older get a job. “As part of my recently launched Operation Bounce Back campaign I am aiming […]
Member for Fisher Mal Brough today said that Sunshine Coast youth who are long-term unemployed have a real incentive to get into paid work. Mr Brough said that the Job Commitment Bonus, an initiative of the Federal Government, aims to help get more young job seekers off welfare and into work. “The youth jobless rate on the Sunshine Coast is […]