Budget 2021’s patent box scheme to boost Australian medical & biotech innovations, but is it too limited?

Australian Budget 2021

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The business agendas not included in the federal budget to support economic recovery

Whilst spending in the areas of childcare, aged care, disability and mental health featured favourably in the 2021 federal budget, when it comes to economic recovery measures for businesses there were notable exclusions.

Leah Oliver

Leah Oliver

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Tech & Digital Industry reactions to Budget’s billion-dollar digital strategy

Take a look at what some of Australia’s tech and digital companies had to say about the Government’s big digital strategy…

Budget’s JobTrainer Fund extension only one step towards addressing youth unemployment

Mary Malak, CEO of humanity matters, responds to the budget announcement regarding the extension of the JobTrainer fund.

Mary Malak

Mary Malak

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Telstra faces $50m fine for engaging in unconscionable conduct

The Federal Court has ordered Telstra to pay a $50 million penalty for engaging in unconscionable conduct against Indigenous consumers.

Dahlia Jovic

Dahlia Jovic

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Social voice app Clubhouse is now available for Australia’s Android users

The buzzed-about voice-based application can now be downloaded through the Google Play Store – but it’s still invite only…

The business agendas not included in the federal budget to support economic recovery

Whilst spending in the areas of childcare, aged care, disability and mental health featured favourably in the 2021 federal budget, when it comes to economic recovery measures for businesses there were notable exclusions.

Leah Oliver

Leah Oliver

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Accounting

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New insolvency laws: 4 actions small business directors must take

There are four key actions that small business owners should take immediately, to ensure they are well positioned once they, or their suppliers, come off JobKeeper this month.

Craig Michie

Craig Michie

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5 ways your business could benefit from open source technology

Here are five reasons why open source technologies are beneficial for businesses looking to stay competitive in digital transformation…

Peter Liley

Peter Liley

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The changes in insolvency & restructuring rules that could catch out Australian businesses

“COVID Safe Harbour” insolvency rules have been replaced by legislation that includes a new, streamlined SME restructuring process…

Guillermo Troncoso

Guillermo Troncoso

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