2012 media releases
Major new logistics centre and jobs for Western Sydney12 December 2012
Andrew Stoner MP pdf92.1 KB
Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Stoner has welcomed the start of construction of a new multimillion dollar Synnex Australia logistics centre in Lidcombe.
NSW Government supports producers at leading food and beverage tradeshow4 December 2012
Andrew Stoner MP pdf91.0 KB
NSW’s premium food producers have the opportunity to showcase their wares to thousands of national and international buyers at Australia’s biggest food, wine and hospitality tradeshow next year thanks to NSW Government support.
Driving small business success3 December 2012
Katrina Hodgkinson MP pdf77.5 KB
High-quality business assistance and mentoring is now accessible via the State’s first “Small Biz Bus”, NSW Minister for Small Business Katrina Hodgkinson said.
Deputy Premier promotes NSW in key Asian markets30 November 2012
Andrew Stoner MP pdf84.3 KB
Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Stoner will visit Japan, China and Hong Kong next week to build NSW’s key trade and investment relationships.
Positive outlook for businesses in NSW29 November 2012
Katrina Hodgkinson MP pdf101.7 KB
There are promising signs for small and medium sized businesses heading into the busy Christmas shopping period after profits and sales rose over the August-November quarter, NSW Minister for Small Business Katrina Hodgkinson said.
NSW Government throws support behind 2013 Country & Regional Living Expo22 November 2012
Andrew Stoner MP pdf94.2 KB
NSW Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional Infrastructure and Services Andrew Stoner today announced NSW Government funding for the 2013 Country & Regional Living Expo to help encourage decentralisation.
New laws for Small Business Commissioner21 November 2012
Katrina Hodgkinson MP pdf88.2 KB
NSW Minister for Small Business Katrina Hodgkinson today introduced legislation to establish the State’s first Small Business Commissioner as a statutory officer giving a greater level of power to represent the interests of small businesses.
Floating heliport for Sydney harbour20 November 2012
Andrew Stoner MP pdf91.9 KB
Sydney’s world-famous harbour will be home to a new floating heliport from next month in a bid to attract high-net-worth visitors to NSW and to provide more convenient CBD-airport shuttle access for business executives.
New taskforce to drive government decentralisation15 November 2012
Andrew Stoner MP pdf120.5 KB
Northern Tablelands MP Richard Torbay will lead a new Decentralisation Taskforce to pursue opportunities for greater regional development and government decentralisation, Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional Infrastructure & Services Andrew Stoner announced today.
University of Newcastle's world-leading biologist is NSW Scientist of the Year14 November 2012
Andrew Stoner MP pdf37.0 KB
A Newcastle-based reproductive biology professor whose world-leading work could provide revolutionary new chemically-based contraceptives that also protect against sexually transmitted diseases is this year’s New South Wales Scientist of the Year.