2014 media releases

  1. Resources for Regions provides $75 million boost to regional infrastructure

    18 March 2014
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    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.

  2. US Army chooses Port Macquarie engineers

    18 March 2014
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    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.

  3. Creative Industries Forum for North Coast

    14 March 2014
    Katrina Hodgkinson MP and Don Page MP
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    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.

  4. NSW Government backs Eden Wharf extension

    13 March 2014
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    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.

  5. Small Biz Connect success story showcased

    13 March 2014
    Katrina Hodgkinson MP
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    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.

  6. Families rate NSW best for regional living

    6 March 2014
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    A new national survey has revealed that NSW leads the nation with the highest number of family-friendly regional locations.

  7. $155m from business & investor migration to rebuild infrastructure

    6 March 2014
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    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.

  8. NSW agrifood sector on show in the Middle East

    28 February 2014
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    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.

  9. NSW Government backs Tamworth with $7.86 million for airport upgrades

    27 February 2014
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    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.

  10. NSW Government welcomes Chinese bank's new yuan settlement facility

    17 February 2014
    Andrew Stoner MP
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    Acting NSW Premier Stoner today welcomed the China Construction Bank’s launch of its yuan settlement facility in Sydney.