• Feb 12
    Spider bite does not warrant extended sick leave

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    An employee who was absent from work for three weeks after being bitten by a venomous spider has been denied special extended sick leave under her employer's enterprise agreement.
  • Feb 12
    Next Generation Manufacturing Investment Programme

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    The Next Generation Manufacturing Investment Programme is now accepting applications for its second round of funding. The Programme supports businesses investing in capital projects to establish or expand their high value manufacturing operations, including technological innovation, advanced...
  • Feb 12
    Report seeks to boost energy efficiency in SMEs

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    Better energy efficiency in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) is crucial for economies worldwide but a lack of information, resources, technical expertise and funding is hampering efforts, a recent report from the International Energy Agency highlights.
  • Feb 12
    Survey shows strong lift in business confidence about the year ahead

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    Mark Stone's update Victorian business sentiment about the Victorian and Australian economies over the next year has risen strongly, according to the Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Survey of Business Trends and Prospects released this week. The Victorian Chamber’s...
  • Feb 12
    Thousands to take part in the 2016 Canton Fair

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    The China Import and Export Fair, known as the Canton Fair, takes place this April in Guangzhou, China. The Fair is the largest tradeshow in China in every sense: it features the largest variety of products from China and the world, has the largest number of attendees, and sees the largest number...


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