2017 media releases

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    Deputy Premier embarks on German VET mission

    20 October 2017
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Skills

    Deputy Premier and Minister for Skills John Barilaro will meet with Germany’s top institutions as part of a plan to supercharge NSW's VET system.

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    Education providers converge on international student mental health

    18 October 2017
    NSW Department of Industry

    International education providers from around NSW have come together in Sydney today to discuss mental health support for international students.

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    NSW Government ready to buy into business

    17 October 2017
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW, Small Business and Skills

    The NSW Government is set to buy a stake in some of the state’s top businesses by setting up a $150 million equity fund in partnership with First State Super.

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    Bus drives small business success in Lithgow, Bathurst and Borenore

    17 October 2017
    NSW Department of Industry

    Small business owners in and around Bathurst, Lithgow and Borenore can hop on board the bus next week where they will receive independent advice from experienced business advisors.

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    New Crown land Community Engagement Strategy

    16 October 2017
    Minister for Lands and Forestry

    The NSW Government is encouraging Crown land managers, tenure holders, trusts, councils and the wider community to have their say on the draft Community Engagement Strategy for Crown land.

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    Group Training Awards honour the 'matchmakers’ of vocational training

    13 October 2017
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Skills

    Deputy Premier and Minister for Skills John Barilaro has praised GTOs for the vital service they provide to the NSW VET sector.

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    Jobs for NSW backs startups at Tech23

    13 October 2017
    NSW Department of Industry

    NSW Government-supported startup Flurosat has won the China Australia Millennial Project Award at Tech23.2017 and will now embark on a five-day tour through Beijing’s startup ecosystem.

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    An evening with David Koch and David Thodey

    12 October 2017
    NSW Department of Industry

    Jobs for NSW chairman David Thodey will join television personality David Koch and a diverse audience from the finance sector at an event today to address the widening gap in the market for accessible finance for fast-growing businesses.

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    Robotic lawnmower cuts weekend chore

    11 October 2017
    NSW Department of Industry

    The weekend drudgery of mowing the lawn could soon be a thing of the past thanks to three University of Newcastle graduates who have invented a robot lawnmower called LUCi.

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    Bus drives small business success in Murrumbateman

    10 October 2017
    NSW Department of Industry

    Small business owners in and around Murrumbateman can hop on board the bus next week where they will receive independent advice from experienced business advisors.