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  1. Wheat harvester in a wheat field

    $14.7 million to boost agri skills

    The NSW Government is working with peak grain and cotton industry bodies to provide $14.7 million worth of subsidised training over three years to help the NSW agri-sector attract new workers and retain and upskill existing workers.

  2. A view of Sydney Harbour and the Opera House at dusk

    NSW business and investor migration roadshow 2017

    The NSW Department of Industry will be leading a roadshow to China, Malaysia, Vietnam and Hong Kong in early 2017 to promote the business and investment opportunities and lifestyle benefits offered by NSW.

  3. International Day of People with Disability logo

    Creating jobs for people with disability

    One year after launching the Disability Action Plan, the NSW Department of Industry is celebrating the success of its social procurement program.

  4. Group of people discussing ideas in front of a computer

    New strategy embraces innovation

    The NSW Government launched its new Innovation Strategy on Wednesday 30 November 2016 which is aimed at fostering a culture of new ideas and innovation throughout NSW.

  5. Group of people of different backgrounds sitting in a room

    EOIs open for delivery of Western Sydney and Illawarra Refugee Employment Support Program

    Training Services NSW is calling for Expressions of Interest from non-government organisations for the delivery of an outcomes-focused Refugee Employment Support Program to assist refugees and asylum seekers in Western Sydney and the Illawarra find sustainable and meaningful employment.

  6. global trade routes

    Taking NSW exports into the future

    Emerging technology is helping NSW exporters increase their competitiveness in global markets.

  7. Moruya granite boulder being placed onto a trailer with a crane

    Moruya granite rocks national garden

    A 380-million-year-old boulder of granite from the same quarry that supplied the footings to Sydney’s famous Harbour Bridge will be immortalised in Australia’s fledgling National Rock Garden on the banks of Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra.

  8. Export Awards 2016 Logo

    Finalists announced for state’s top export awards

    The finalists for the 2016 NSW Premier’s Export Awards have been announced. A celebration of the state’s exporting prowess, this year’s finalists represent an array of industries that showcase the many cross-sector strengths of exporters from across the state.

  9. Medtech networking

    Parliament hosts Medtech ‘speed networking’ event

    The Stranger’s Dining Room at NSW Parliament House was an appropriately named venue this week for Medtech Pitch@Parliament, a speed networking event bringing together Australia’s brightest students with medical technology (medtech) startups and multinational companies to uncover and inject the next wave of talent for the sector.

  10. Stone & Chalk event

    Stone & Chalk celebrates its first anniversary

    Just one year after opening, Sydney-based financial technology (fintech) innovation hub Stone & Chalk has nearly doubled the number of its resident start-up companies and seen these companies raise more than $100 million in capital.