2015 media releases

  1. NSW defence strengths on show in USA

    13 May 2015
    Stuart Ayres MP
    pdf150.6 KB

    The NSW Government will this week help promote the State’s $5 billion defence industry – which employs 30,000 people in NSW – by taking part in an Australian trade mission to the United States.

  2. Empowering women in business

    3 May 2015
    John Barilaro MP
    pdf122.4 KB

    The NSW Government will push to increase the number of women leading high growth businesses through an investment to non-profit Heads Over Heels, which is dedicated to sharing networks and knowledge with female entrepreneurs.

  3. More ICT companies choose NSW - the new Silicon Valley

    30 April 2015
    Stuart Ayres MP
    pdf155.9 KB

    NSW Minister for Trade, Tourism and Major Events Stuart Ayres has welcomed the decision by US company Equinix to invest close to US$100 million in a new data centre in Sydney.

  4. $25 million mobile black spot investment for regional communities

    30 April 2015
    Troy Grant MP and John Barilaro MP
    pdf93.8 KB

    The NSW Government is partnering with the Commonwealth and multiple telecommunication carriers to launch the $25 million mobile black spots program in regional NSW to help families, businesses and emergency services connect.

  5. NSW businesses lead innovation at CeBIT

    28 April 2015
    Victor Dominello MP and John Barilaro MP
    pdf87.3 KB

    Technology start-ups will have the opportunity to showcase their products to a global audience at Australasia’s largest business technology exhibition that opens next week in Sydney.

  6. Export labs expand into China's growing market

    15 April 2015
    Stuart Ayres MP and John Barilaro MP
    pdf216.5 KB

    Export ready businesses will be well advanced to engage with the fastest growing international markets following a series of workshops about how to break into China, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Major Events Stuart Ayres and Minister for Regional Development John Barilaro announced today.

  7. NSW Liberals & Nationals support brings high-tech jobs to Illawarra

    24 February 2015
    Troy Grant MP
    pdf34.6 KB

    NSW Deputy Premier Troy Grant joined Kiama MP Gareth Ward and Liberal candidate for Wollongong Cameron Walters to announce NSW Government funding to establish a high tech development facility in Wollongong, creating up to 120 new jobs for the region.

  8. Visitor Economy Industry Action Plan delivers for NSW

    23 February 2015
    Troy Grant MP
    pdf32.0 KB

    NSW Deputy Premier and Minister for Tourism and Major Events Troy Grant today announced more than 75 per cent of the actions set out in the State’s Visitor Economy Industry Action Plan (VEIAP) had been delivered in just three years.

  9. Northern Rivers visitor accommodation on the up

    23 February 2015
    John Barilaro MP
    pdf90.4 KB

    Visitor accommodation supply and demand in the Northern Rivers is expected to grow over the next two decades according to new research released today by the NSW Government.

  10. Farmers e-market brings fresh opportunities for producers

    16 February 2015
    John Barilaro MP
    pdf82.3 KB

    Minister for Small Business John Barilaro and Member for Bega Andrew Constance have welcomed the launch of a digital farmers market designed to open up new business opportunities for regional producers.