St George Business Chamber Key Initiatives for Local Business

The St George Business Chamber held three key business forums in Kogarah, Hurstville and Mortdale, numerous local business owners attended the forums where key issues were raised during the forums held on the 27th March and 2nd of May 2018, the St George Business Chamber took the opportunity at the forums to announce to the business community two key initiatives that the St George Business Chamber will focus on the next 12 months. “These forums are key to our agenda moving forward and we were very happy with the level of engagement from local businesses, we are very excited to roll out these initiatives said Mr Allan Zreik President, “our mission is to help businesses maximise their potential in the St George Area and to be the voice of small business” added Mr Zreik.


Federal Budget 2018 in Summary- St George Business Chamber


Personal tax rates: staged seven-year reform plan starting from 2018–2019 In the 2018–2019 Budget, the Government announced staged tax relief for low and middle income earners. The Government is proposing a major seven-year, three-step plan to reform personal income tax.


The Hurstville Chamber, Paving the Way

Allan Zreik has seen his fair share of changes in the Hurstville CBD over the last 25 years, but he commends Mayor Hindi‟s $2 million revitalization between Hurstville transport interchange and Palm Court car park, it is good to see works underway with little disruption to the businesses along Forest Road. Mr Zreik said that “our walkthrough committee was set up by the chamber in 2014 and addressed several key area improvements for Forest Road as well as the memorial square and the revitalization is long overdue”