Peter Gutwein

Premier of Tasmania

24 results found:

Positive response to loans scheme

Wednesday 23 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for State Growth

The Tasmanian Liberal Government’s new business loan scheme has been extremely well received, with nine applications submitted for ass...

Auditor-General’s report into EOI process

Tuesday 22 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for State Growth

The Auditor-General’s report into the Tasmanian Government’s Expressions of Interest (EOI) process has found it has been adminis...

Jobs continue to increase in Tasmania

Tuesday 22 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Finance

Tasmanians and Tassie businesses can continue to be quietly confident, with the number of jobs continuing to grow.Over the month to Septembe...

Confidence for our civil construction industry

Tuesday 15 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

With $827 million in roads and bridges work over the next two years, the Tasmanian Liberal Government is ensuring our civil construction and...

Assisting the transport industry adapt to changes

Sunday 13 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

The Tasmanian Liberal Government is levelling the playing field for the taxi and ride-sourcing industries, while providing consumers with mo...

Government action feeding a strong farming sector and growing our economy

Friday 11 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for State Growth

Today’s official opening of Tasmanian Stockfeed Services’ new stockfeed mill in Devonport is another fantastic example of a proj...

Oblivious O’Byrne wrong again

Thursday 10 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Science and Technology

The Tasmanian Liberal Government is the strongest supporter of the information technology sector and is committed to growing more local ICT ...

Nothing new in latest Labor whinge

Thursday 10 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

Nothing new has been said today about the Spirit of Tasmania replacement vessels.The fact remains that the Government is taking prudent acti...

Housing confidence strong, the Liberal plan is working

Wednesday 9 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Finance

Today’s ABS home loan lending data for July shows that Tasmanians have confidence in our housing market, with the number of new owner-...

Desperate O'Byrne continues to talk down Tasmania

Wednesday 9 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Finance

David O'Byrne cannot be trusted to read a simple Australian Bureau of Statistics report.Mr O'Byrne refuses to listen to experts, and is deli...

Work on West Tamar Highway cycling safety improvements start

Wednesday 9 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

Work has started on cycling improvements to the West Tamar Highway, which will improve safety, reduce traffic congestion and offer traveller...

Tenders called for new stage of Great Eastern Drive upgrade

Tuesday 8 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

Tenders are now open for upgrades to the Tasman Highway, between Basin Creek and St Helens, the next stage of improvements to the Great East...

Steady increase in payroll jobs data

Tuesday 8 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Finance

The latest payroll data shows the number of jobs in Tasmania continues to grow as Tasmania’s recovery from COVID-19 gains momentum.Ove...

New car to support disadvantaged learner drivers

Monday 7 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

New program Ucaan Drive, based at Bucaan House in Chigwell, will provide on-road driving experience to disadvantaged learner drivers and hel...

Tenders invited for new Apsley River Bridge

Saturday 5 September 2020

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

Tenders are being called for the replacement of the Apsley River Bridge, an important regional link to Bicheno on the Tasman Highway.The new...

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