2013 media releases

  1. Gatsby to put NSW in global spotlight

    15 May 2013
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    The NSW film industry will be the focus of the world’s attention this week with The Great Gatsby to open the Cannes International Film Festival, the world’s most influential film festival.

  2. NSW International Students of the Year

    15 May 2013
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Stoner today announced international students from China, Malaysia and Peru as the winners of this year’s NSW International Student of the Year Awards.

  3. Study to grow Sydney’s global talent appeal

    13 May 2013
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    The NSW Government and the Committee for Sydney have jointly launched a major new survey aimed at identifying the barriers and opportunities for attracting and retaining the world’s best professional talent in Sydney.

  4. Another leading retailer chooses Sydney

    2 May 2013
    NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell
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    NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell today welcomed the arrival of another major US retailer to Sydney, officially opening Williams-Sonoma’s first store in Australia.

  5. Small Business Commissioner fully independent

    2 May 2013
    Katrina Hodgkinson MP
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    Small businesses can now enjoy a more level playing field with the Small Business Commissioner Bill 2013 passed by the NSW Parliament today, Minister for Small Business Katrina Hodgkinson said.

  6. Wollongong now eligible for resources for regions

    30 April 2013
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional Infrastructure and Services Andrew Stoner today announced Wollongong will now be eligible to apply for millions of dollars in funding under a NSW Government initiative to support communities affected by mining activity.

  7. NSW Government supports Sydney bid for world business congress

    22 April 2013
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Stoner has welcomed the Sydney Business Chamber’s bid to host the World Chambers Congress in 2017.

  8. Deputy Premier congratulates University of Wollongong in Dubai on its 20th anniversary

    15 April 2013
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    NSW Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Stoner has congratulated the University of Wollongong in Dubai on 20 years of providing a high quality Australian education to international students.

  9. New international engagement strategy will build trade and investment for NSW

    13 April 2013
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Stoner today released the state’s first whole-of-government approach to growing international trade and investment activities in NSW.

  10. Regional science grants set to boost innovation in NSW

    12 April 2013
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    The NSW Government has joined forces with the Inspiring Australia initiative and the University of Sydney to provide $40,000 for regional community groups towards science activities and events to mark National Science Week 2013 (10-18 August).