Government welcomes Standard and Poor’s judgement on the budget and economy

International credit ratings agency, Standard and Poor’s, has confirmed that the Hodgman Government has the budget under control and the State is heading in the right direction

Backing Tasmanian businesses to grow the economy and create jobs

Today I will be discussing the game-changing UTas investments in Inveresk and Burnie with representatives from Australia’s university sector.

Hodgman Government’s long-term Plan working as economy continues to grow

The Hodgman Government has a long-term Plan for Tasmania and new figures released by the ABS today show that it is clearly working.

Gaming Control Bill delivers local communities a greater voice

The Gaming Control Amendment (Community Interest) Bill 2016 was passed unamended by the Legislative Council tonight.

Tassie jobs boost

ABS figures released today show that Tasmania has seen a third consecutive month of jobs growth, with more than 100 jobs created in October.

TT-Line Vessel Replacement Bill to protect Spirits from Labor raid

The tabling today of the TT-Line Vessel Replacement Fund Bill will ensure Tasmania is well placed to meet the future replacement cost of the Spirits

Supporting jobs and manufacturing in Launceston

The Hodgman Government's commitment to creating jobs and supporting our manufacturing sector

Labor and the Greens still joined at the hip, this time over planning

Today’s protest rally over planning reform is another clear sign that Labor and the Greens are still joined at the hip.

Launceston Translink Investment

The Hodgman Government is committed to job creation and attracting investment.

Government has fixed the budget mess, now investing more in frontline services

The Hodgman Government is committed to fixing the budget mess that we inherited from Labor and the Greens so that we can invest more in frontline services

Appointment of Superannuation Commission Chair

The Government is pleased to announce the inaugural chair of the Commission is Ms Kerry Adby.

CommSec State of the States- Strength of our economy beginning to show

Tasmania has received its best report card in nearly five years, according to CommSec’s latest “State of the States” report.

Strong Jobs Growth in September

Four hundred more jobs have been created in Tasmania in the past month, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics’ figures.

Outlook report confirms Tasmania heading in the right direction

“Tasmania continues to turn in a solid performance”, according to the latest Deloitte Access Economics Business Outlook report.

Public sector workers urged to consider Government’s fair and affordable pay rise offer

The Hodgman Government has got the Budget back on track and back in the black through careful and disciplined management.

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