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Day: January 28, 2021

7 Steps for managing your overheads when payments are late

If you supply products or services to other businesses, you may find that your clients seem to be deliberately prolonging paying your invoices to help control their own cash flow. However, even when this expected income hasn’t come in on time, you still have operating costs to meet in your business. Managing the impact of …

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SMB dairy farmers can seek help without fear of retribution – Ombudsman

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman Kate Carnell says dairy farmers in dispute can get in touch with her office for initial guidance, without fear of retribution. Ms Carnell is encouraging dairy farmers to contact her office for information about the Dairy Code of Conduct or advice regarding how to handle a dispute …

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TAS’s ‘Come Down for Air’ campaign hopes to breathe life back into small tourism operators

Tourism Tasmania’s interstate brand campaign, Come Down for Air, encourages Australians to keep Tasmania top of mind when considering their next holiday. Today, the campaign is launching back into two of Tasmania’s biggest visitor markets – New South Wales and Queensland. The past nine months have been incredibly hard for Tasmanian tourism operators and businesses …

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Faster payments for small business subcontractors in NSW

A new pilot program will assist small businesses that supply goods and services to larger businesses working for the NSW Government to be paid within 20 business days. The current Faster Payments policy focuses on paying registered small businesses with government contracts within 5 business days. The pilot program will look at extending the policy to ensure larger companies providing …

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WA launches ‘Invest and Trade’ website to lure interstate and overseas business, trade and investment

Premier Mark McGowan has today launched a new website that will promote Western Australia both interstate and overseas as a world-leading investment and trade destination, to continue to grow the State’s economy. “Western Australia has emerged from the global pandemic with a strong, innovative and resilient economy, and a highly skilled workforce that is primed …

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RECEIVE GOVT GRANT OF $10K to $250K*.

Austrade Approved Business Events
AVAILABLE NOW APPLY BEFORE 30th MARCH 2021 (Condition apply)

  • ABF Events are approved and listed below have been certified by Austrade on the Schedule of Approved Business Events.
  • This allows exhibitors, sponsors, delegates and partners to participate in the Business Events Grant Program. Note event bookings need to be confirmed ASAP to participate in the grant program
  • The program provides 50% rebate (based on a minimum spend of $20k) for approved items including ABF event-media packages, exhibition stands, corporate function tables, delegate registrations.
  • Govt Grant applications are now open until the 30 March. Please contact ABF to discuss how we can assist, we have experts to assist grant applications.
  • Grant funding will cover up to 50% of eligible expenditure incurred in participating at pre-approved business-to-business events as buyers or sellers during the 2021 calendar year.  All grant applications must be submitted for approval via the following link: https://business.gov.au/grants-and-programs/business-events-grants
  • For further information please see this fact sheet.