Anna Bligh


Five key policies from Campbell Newman

3:50PM | Monday, 26 March 2012 |  Newly elected Queensland Premier Campbell Newman has wasted no time settling into the job, meeting with senior bureaucrats to outline his priorities, including a jobless target of just 4%.

Bligh to drum up business with Qld roadshow

8:08PM | Monday, 29 August 2011 |  Queensland Premier Anna Bligh will front an investment roadshow in Sydney and Melbourne this week to promote incentive scheme for companies to relocate to the Sunshine State.

Cyclone Yasi set to push up insurance premiums

2:29PM | Thursday, 3 February 2011 |  Analysts say the financial impact of Cyclone Yasi on an already embattled Queensland will be severe and long lasting, with insurance premiums set to be immediately affected.

Victoria hit by floods as Qld begins recovery effort

1:14PM | Monday, 17 January 2011 |  The Victorian floods are expected to cost the state economy millions of dollars, with more than 3,000 Victorians forced to flee their homes as floodwaters continue to rise.

Brisbane businesses begin clean up

1:13PM | Friday, 14 January 2011 |  Business owners in Brisbane are beginning the enormous clean up operation as a result of the floodwaters which saw the Brisbane River break its banks.

Flood relief for Qld small businesses

1:03PM | Tuesday, 4 January 2011 |  Small businesses in flood-affected areas of Queensland will receive government grants of up to $25,000 to be used for clean up and recovery efforts.