2011 media releases
Premier secures new deals with Chinese telco giant20 July 2011
NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell pdf38.1 KB
NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell has announced two new agreements between NSW and the Chinese telecom company Huawei Technologies.
Premier secures new tourism deal with China19 July 2011
NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell pdf45.5 KB
NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell has secured a key partnership with Hainan Airlines to better promote the State to one of the world’s fastest growing tourism markets.
Best new Aussie ICT talent announced for Tech 2318 July 2011
Andrew Stoner MP pdf211.7 KB
Acting NSW Premier Andrew Stoner today announced the 23 successful local ICT companies that will participate in next month’s Tech23 innovation event in Sydney.
Premier opens China visit with investment deals18 July 2011
NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell pdf33.3 KB
NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell has opened his trade visit to China by securing two investment deals for the State.
Government agencies to pay their way in 30 days11 July 2011
NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell pdf35.8 KB
NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell and Minister for Small Business Katrina Hodgkinson today announced a fairer payment system for small businesses working with Government agencies.
Premier to lead trade mission to China11 July 2011
NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell pdf124.6 KB
NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell will lead a senior trade delegation to China next week to promote trade and investment to the State.
NSW secures Centre for International Finance and Regulation8 July 2011
Andrew Stoner MP pdf114.7 KB
Sydney’s place as the financial capital of Australia has been confirmed with the announcement that a consortium led by the University of New South Wales will host the Centre for International Finance and Regulation, Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Stoner said.
NSW Government unveils first Small Business Commissioner5 July 2011
Katrina Hodgkinson MP pdf46.3 KB
Minister for Small Business, Katrina Hodgkinson, today announced one of Australia’s most respected and experienced business consultants and negotiators, Yasmin King, as the State’s first Small Business Commissioner.
Business advisory bodies1 July 2011
NSW Department of Trade & Investment pdf107.7 KB
Director General, NSW Department of Trade and Investment, Mark Paterson today announced that the Government has begun the formal process to establish an export and investment advisory board and a multicultural business advisory panel.
Incentives to relocate to regional NSW23 June 2011
Andrew Stoner MP pdf220.1 KB
Sydney families who relocate their homes from the city to regional NSW will receive a $7,000 grant from 1 July, NSW Deputy Premier Andrew Stoner and Treasurer Mike Baird announced today.