Seventy per cent of Canberra businesses worse off after Omicron wave: Business Chamber survey

Miriam Webber
By Miriam Webber
Updated February 7 2022 - 6:03am, first published 5:00am
Empty Canberra city centre during lockdown in 2021. Picture: Keegan Carroll

The Omicron variant has bowled through Canberra businesses, with 72 per cent of 130 establishments saying they were worse off at the beginning of January 2022 than they were in early December 2021.


Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

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