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Hunter Business Chamber regularly provides statements and the views of the regional business community on important policy issues. Recent statements are listed below.

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Productivity the priority to stay number one
20 February 2018

The decision to appoint a Productivity Commissioner to tackle costly regulation and improve productivity throughout New South Wales will be well received by the business community, according to the Hunter Business Chamber.
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CHINESE TOURISM BOOM BUT HUNTER MISSING OUT
19 February 2018
Regional New South Wales’ lack of infrastructure and mobile connectivity is costing it billions in Chinese tourist dollars, according to a report released by the Tourism Industry Division of the NSW Business Chamber.
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Business welcomes Defence Export Strategy
30 January 2018
Yesterday’s announcement, from Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne, about the Defence Export Strategy has been welcomed by Hunter businesses.

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Joint forum with Office of the NSW Small Business Commissioner, Newcastle Now and Hunter Business Ch
24 January 2018
Over 130 business people attended a forum in Newcastle today to hear from the Office of the NSW Small Business Commissioner (SBC) Robyn Hobbs OAM on ways businesses can be supported in view of reported downturns occurring whilst the revitalisation program proceeds in the Newcastle City Centre.
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Chamber welcomes new route announced by Newcastle Airport
22 January 2018
The Hunter Business Chamber today welcomed the announcement by Newcastle Airport that a new route connecting the region to Adelaide will commence in March 2018 through FlyPelican.
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Chamber and Newcastle Now advocating for Newcastle businesses
20 December 2017
The Hunter Business Chamber and Newcastle Now will jointly host a forum with the Office of the NSW Small Business Commissioner focusing on the issues for businesses whose trade is affected by ongoing revitalisation works in Newcastle CBD.

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Overhaul Fifty Year Old HSC To Set Students On Track For Work, Study, Life
14 December 2017
School education needs an urgent overhaul if young people finishing their Higher School Certificate (HSC) are to be ready for work, further study and adult life, according to the state’s peak business organisation, the NSW Business Chamber.

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Chamber welcomes news of significant growth in tourism dollars
13 December 2017
The Hunter Business Chamber has welcomed news of significant growth in international tourism spend across rural and regional NSW.
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Chamber acknowledges Council’s move to Newcastle West
08 December 2017
The Hunter Business Chamber today acknowledged Newcastle City Council’s intention to move to Newcastle West.
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Now is the time to build on success of Supercars event and funding announcement, says Chamber
07 December 2017
The recently announced $5 million grant Newcastle City Council received from the Australian Government for digital technology to make it easier to move around the city and run more efficiently, and the successful Supercars weekend, are watershed moments that have the potential to propel the Hunter onto the world stage in a way never seen before, Hunter Business Chamber CEO Bob Hawes said today.
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