Letter from Canberra – May 2022

Letter from Canberra Australian Government and Business Digest

Welcome to the May 2022 Edition of Letter from Canberra.   As we publish there is less than two weeks to go before we potentially have a new or significantly changed Government.  What will this look like?  Many pundits have provided their views leading into this election – we ask our questions and offer some… Continue reading Letter from Canberra – May 2022

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Tasmanian Export Freight and Logistics Update

As with almost every week of the last two years freight and logistics summaries can highlight a range of ongoing challenges Shanghai COVID Restrictions Nearly all of Shanghai is under lockdown. Many Air and Sea carriers have cancelled or omitted the Shanghai ports, so this has put extra pressure and potential congestion on neighbouring ports… Continue reading Tasmanian Export Freight and Logistics Update

Trade Tasmania Newsletter, April 2022

Industry and Trade Newsletter for April 2022. Department of State Growth The Tasmanian Export Freight Logistics Advisory Service (TEFLAS) supported by Affairs of State is a feature on the newsletter. https://affairs.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/TradeTasmaniaApril2022_Opt.pdf

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Letter from Melbourne – April 2022

EditorialPartnerships, specifically between the Public and Privatesectors, has been a constant message in our initial new editions of Letter from Melbourne and Letter from Canberra.We are delighted to be an example of what can be done. The Tasmanian government has announced Affairs of State as itspartner for the Tasmania Export Freight and Logistics AdvisoryService. This… Continue reading Letter from Melbourne – April 2022

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Letter from Canberra (February 2022)

For those that missed it here is the February 2022 edition of Letter from Canberra. Controversial, maybe? Attention grabbing, yes!Is it correct going forward, we hope not and some early signsare appearing, albeit with a long way to go!We need a reset that prioritises the need to work together onthe important recovery period ahead. We… Continue reading Letter from Canberra (February 2022)

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TEFLAS – Supporting Tasmanian SMEs

Affairs of State have completed the first 6 weeks of the Tasmanian Export Freight Logistics Advisory Service (TEFLAS) on behalf of the Tasmania Government.  In our initial consultations we have engaged with a range of Tasmanian export focused SMEs and presented to the Launceston Chamber of Commerce.  We will be engaging with other industry and… Continue reading TEFLAS – Supporting Tasmanian SMEs

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Our take and things you may have missed in the 2022 Budget

With much commentary today on the Federal Budget we have highlighted some of the things less obvious but important to business. More to come in the Letters from Melbourne and Canberra. On a negative, the business expense tax break announced by Treasurer Josh Frydenberg in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic was removed in… Continue reading Our take and things you may have missed in the 2022 Budget

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Tasmanian Export Freight Logisitics Advisory Service (TEFLAS)

Affairs of State is extremely pleased to be able to help Tasmanian business impacted by ongoing freight and logistics challenges. We are passionate about Tasmania and are focused on helping achieve the best outcomes for the state. We hope that our experience and insights can help local businesses grow.”

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Data Modeller (Urgent)

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