Information and communication technology

The NSW Government is the official partner of CeBIT Australia 2017.

Why entrepreneurs and businesses choose NSW

Sydney, the capital of New South Wales (NSW), is a global and Asia Pacific cultural hub that is renowned for one of the highest standards of living of any major Australian city.

The NSW economy is a regional powerhouse in one of the most stable political and regulatory environments in the world. With world-leading infrastructure, cost competitiveness, government support,  and a diversity of sectors and skills, the state of NSW has been recognised with  AAA sovereign credit ratings from global agencies Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s.  This attractive and robust business climate creates opportunities for a range  of businesses.

The state produces 58% of Australia’s computer, information and telecommunications services exports, valued at close to A$1.9 billion annually in 2015–16, and is home to 40% of the country’s ICT businesses. As of 2016, NSW had a $19 billion information, media and telecommunications industry — the largest of any Australian state.

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