2017 media releases

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    NSW startups explore Israel R&D opportunities with $2 million program

    13 December 2017
    NSW Department of Industry

    NSW startups gathered today to learn about the NSW-Israel Research and Development and Technological Innovation Program which is offering matched grants of up $250,000 to support joint R&D projects with Israel.

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    'Wireless Zoo' set to revolutionise vet care

    12 December 2017
    NSW Department of Industry

    Wollongong company Alpha Vet Tech is aiming to revolutionise the global animal health and performance industries after developing lifesaving wearable devices to monitor the vital signs of animals and stream the data to the cloud.

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    NSW strengthens ties with the Philippines

    8 December 2017
    Premier of NSW

    Premier Gladys Berejiklian has wrapped up a successful four day mission promoting NSW trade, business and innovation by visiting the Philippines on the final leg.

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    26th NSW-Guangdong Joint Economic Meeting a success

    6 December 2017
    Premier of NSW

    The NSW-China economic relationship has entered a new era following the 26th NSW-Guangdong Joint Economic Meeting (JEM), which focused on growing both economies through innovation.

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    NSW Government funds 30-seat startup incubator to support hundreds of jobs

    5 December 2017
    NSW Department of Industry

    Newcastle startup incubator Eighteen04 will today open a new expanded 30-seat facility in the heart of the city’s digital precinct, following a $300,000 investment from the NSW Government-backed Jobs for NSW.

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    Decathlon puts Sydney in the starting line

    5 December 2017
    NSW Department of Industry

    Sydney has been chosen as the national base and the location for the first Australian store for French sporting company Decathlon in a vote of confidence for the city’s retail sector.

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    Bus boosts business in Tamworth, Nambucca Heads, Macksville and Port Macquarie

    4 December 2017
    NSW Department of Industry

    Small business owners in and around Tamworth, Nambucca Heads, Macksville and Port Macquarie can hop on board the bus this week where they will receive independent advice from experienced business advisors.

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    Bondi Beach dedicated as a National Surfing Reserve

    2 December 2017
    Minister for Lands and Forestry

    Sydney’s iconic Bondi Beach has been recognised as one of Australia’s top surfing destinations during its dedication as a National Surfing Reserve.

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    NSW startups set to shine at StartCon 2017

    1 December 2017
    NSW Department of Industry

    The NSW Government will be well represented at StartCon 2017, Australia’s largest startup conference today and tomorrow, with 11 Jobs for NSW supported startups competing in its pitching competition.

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    NSW leads on export services

    1 December 2017
    NSW Department of Industry

    NSW is leading Australia in the export of services, with $33.9 billion in total services exports in 2016/17 or 42% of total Australian services exports, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics figures.