Tag Archives: Michaelia Cash

Ombudsman to ‘name and shame’ worst payers

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) Kate Carnell has announced a review of payment times for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). It will “measure the effects of late or extended payment practices on the cashflow of small businesses and family enterprises in Australia”. The review follows a …

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Ombudsman hails return of ‘small business portfolio’

Ombudsman Kate Carnell has welcomed the return of small business to cabinet in the wake of Malcom Turnbull’s departure. According to reports, former small business minister Craig Laundy accompanied Mr Turnbull to his final party room meeting. Mr Laundy resigned and is said to be considering whether or not to …

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Government’s Youth Jobs PaTH program supported by retail industry

Earlier this week, the Australian Retailers Association (ARA) Executive Director Russell Zimmerman showed his support for the government’s Youth Jobs PaTH (Prepare-Trial-Hire) program. According to a statement released by the ARA, the organisation has been working with the federal government to help young people in Australia looking to enter the …

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