2014 media releases
Resources for Regions provides $75 million boost to regional infrastructure18 March 2014
Andrew Stoner MP pdf114.7 KB
The NSW Government has committed more than $75 million to regional infrastructure projects to support mining communities as part of the 2013-14 second and biggest-ever round of the Resources for Regions program.
US Army chooses Port Macquarie engineers18 March 2014
Andrew Stoner MP pdf90.8 KB
Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade & Investment Andrew Stoner today congratulated Port Macquarie marine engineering business Birdon on their success in winning a major, multi-million dollar contract to supply the US Army.
Creative Industries Forum for North Coast14 March 2014
Katrina Hodgkinson MP and Don Page MP pdf91.2 KB
Small businesses in the Byron area involved in the creative industries will next week have the chance to attend a special forum, NSW Small Business Minister, Katrina Hodgkinson, and Minister for the North Coast, Don Page, announced today.
NSW Government backs Eden Wharf extension13 March 2014
Andrew Stoner MP pdf82.2 KB
The NSW Government will provide up to $3 million to support the extension of the Breakwater Wharf in the Port of Eden, Deputy Premier Andrew Stoner and Member for Bega Andrew Constance announced today in Eden.
Small Biz Connect success story showcased13 March 2014
Katrina Hodgkinson MP pdf97.4 KB
NSW Minister for Small Business, Katrina Hodgkinson, and Member for Oatley, Mark Coure, today launched a video showcasing a success story from the NSW Government’s Small Biz Connect program.
Families rate NSW best for regional living6 March 2014
Andrew Stoner MP pdf95.0 KB
A new national survey has revealed that NSW leads the nation with the highest number of family-friendly regional locations.
$155m from business & investor migration to rebuild infrastructure6 March 2014
Andrew Stoner MP pdf103.5 KB
The NSW Government’s efforts to boost high value migration are delivering significant benefits for the NSW economy, with the State’s successful promotion of the Commonwealth’s new Significant Investor Visa alone already generating a $155 million boost for the State.
NSW agrifood sector on show in the Middle East28 February 2014
Andrew Stoner MP pdf56.9 KB
A group of NSW food companies have this week taken advantage of an opportunity to win new export business by taking part in the world’s largest food and beverage trade show in Dubai.
NSW Government backs Tamworth with $7.86 million for airport upgrades27 February 2014
Andrew Stoner MP pdf96.2 KB
The NSW Government has committed to provide up to $7.86 million to support Tamworth Regional Council’s efforts to secure a 25-year Australian Defence Force contract for new pilot training facilities at Tamworth Regional Airport.
NSW Government welcomes Chinese bank's new yuan settlement facility17 February 2014
Andrew Stoner MP pdf38.0 KB
Acting NSW Premier Stoner today welcomed the China Construction Bank’s launch of its yuan settlement facility in Sydney.