Accommodation Association News Accommodation Association of Australia - News
   

News

 

Minimum Wage Increase a Double Blow for Accommodation Industry

Minimum Wage Increase a Double Blow for Accommodation Industry

Friday, 4 Jun 2010

The association representing the Australian accommodation industry,  HMAA, sees the minimum wage increase at $26 as yet another blow to an industry that has suffered a decline in international visitation since 2000 and an increase in Australians travelling overseas. Couple this with the changes stemming from the Hospitality Industry (General) Award 2010 (HIA) which are due to take effect on 1st July this year and any glimmer of recovery subsequent to the stimulus packages may start to fade.

Read More...
Comments (0)

Thursday, 3 Jun 2010

The NSW Government said the first of a series of workshops to be held across NSW was held today in an effort to reduce alcohol-related violence and anti-social behaviour. Gaming and Racing Minister Kevin Greene said the ‘Liquor Accords - Making a Difference’ workshops will help more than 130 liquor accords across the State develop


local solutions to local alcohol problems

Read More...
Comments (0)

Thursday, 3 Jun 2010

This year the “Vinnies CEO Sleepout” takes place in capital cities around Australia on June 17th. The event challenges business and community leaders to experience homelessness first-hand for one night, to raise money and effect change in social opinions on this serious issue.

Read More...
Comments (0)
Comments (0)

The partnership covers activity over the next three years including international marketing campaigns, major trade events, business events and public relations activities.

Wednesday, 2 Jun 2010

Read More...
Comments (0)
Page 244 of 247First   Previous   238  239  240  241  242  243  [244]  245  246  247  Next   Last