Carrick Aland’s summary of global markets as COVID19 lockdowns extend throughout Australia, including major asset class performance and currency markets.
$5,000 grants will be made available to small and medium businesses across Queensland affected by the COVID-19 lockdown that commenced on Saturday 31 July 2021 and lockdowns in other states.
QLD agricultural employees could be eligible for payments of up to $1,500 to assist with accommodation & transport costs associated with travelling and staying remotely. Applications close once all funding has been allocated or before 30 June 2021.
The Queensland Criminal Code has been amended to enable employers to be prosecuted for stealing if they intentionally fail to pay or underpay their employees’ wages or other entitlements. If you’re an employer, do you know what’s required in relation to the new wage theft offence?