2012 media releases

  1. Classes kick off at New York University’s global site in Sydney

    27 August 2012
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    New York University (NYU) has opened its new global site in The Rocks, Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Stoner said.

  2. New data centre creates jobs boost for Western Sydney

    22 August 2012
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    Up to 50 new jobs will be created in Western Sydney over the next three years following the announcement today by cloud computing global leader Rackspace of its investment in a new multi-million dollar data centre in Erskine Park.

  3. Deadline for Jobs Plan applications approaching

    16 August 2012
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    Northern Rivers businesses have a little over a week left to apply for NSW Government funding and support to help create new jobs in the region.

  4. NSW Visitor Economy Taskforce report

    10 August 2012
    George Souris MP
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    The NSW Government’s plan to double overnight visitor expenditure to NSW by 2020 is ambitious but achievable, the final report of the Visitor Economy Taskforce has found.

  5. China insurance congress in Sydney an Australian first

    9 August 2012
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    For the first time, Sydney will play host this week to one of the world’s leading Chinese-speaking insurance sector events, the 2012 Worldwide Chinese Life Insurance Congress.

  6. Premier congratulates China Southern Airlines on Sydney expansion and festival sponsorship

    1 August 2012
    NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell
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    NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell has toured the China Southern Airlines facilities in Guangzhou during his week-long trade mission to China.

  7. NSW film industry on show as filming for The Wolverine kicks off

    1 August 2012
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    Hugh Jackman's latest movie The Wolverine has begun filming in Sydney, reinforcing NSW’s position as a world leader in film production.

  8. Premier launches research report on Chinese investment

    1 August 2012
    NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell
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    Premier Barry O’Farrell has launched new research which will help clarify the nature and extent of Chinese investment in Australia.

  9. Premier opens second China trade mission

    31 July 2012
    NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell
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    Premier Barry O’Farrell, has met the Governor of Guangdong Province, His Excellency Mr Xiaodan Zhu, at the start of his second trade mission to the country.

  10. NSW’s top scientists and researchers urged to nominate for $55,000 prize

    30 July 2012
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    Acting NSW Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Stoner today called for nominations for the 2012 NSW Science and Engineering Awards to recognise and reward the State’s leading scientists, engineers and researchers.