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Tariff Cuts Drive More Export

April 1, 2016

The opportunities for Gold Coast businesses to export are continuing to grow, with a third round of tariff cuts under the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA).

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Helping Schools Stand Against Bullying

March 18, 2016

Students on the Gold Coast will today learn about what they can do to combat bullying in the schoolyard or online as part of the National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence.

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Record Domestic Tourism Numbers

March 17, 2016

The Gold Coast continues to benefit from the strong growth in Australia’s tourism industry, as more Aussies choose to holiday at home rather than overseas destinations.

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Government Targets Bikie Gangs

March 14, 2016

Foreign nationals who are members and associates of criminal motorcycle gangs on the Gold Coast face removal from Australia under the Turnbull Government’s visa cancellation laws.

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Dob in a Dealer

March 1, 2016

The Australian Government’s new million dollar Dob in a Dealer campaign has been launched on the Gold Coast to help tackle the issue of manufacturing and distribution in our local area.

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2016 Defence White Paper

February 26, 2016

Gold Coast MP Steven Ciobo has welcomed the release of the 2016 Defence White Paper, which sets out the Coalition Government’s comprehensive and responsible long-term plan to ensure Australia’s national security.

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Stronger Communities Round 2

February 17, 2016

Gold Coast residents and community organisations are being urged to identify small capital projects in need of funding assistance, after applications for the second round of the Stronger Communities Programme opened this week.

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App Preps Families for School

February 2, 2016

Gold Coast MP Steven Ciobo said with around 790,000 students recently heading back to school in Queensland, it was a great time for local parents to download the latest back to school content on the Coalition’s popular Learning Potential app.

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