2018 media releases
Orange wines take their place in the sun20 February 2018
Minister for Primary Industries and Trade and Industry
Eight Orange wineries are getting ready to take to their place on the world stage, as they prepare to exhibit at the Vinexpo wine trade fair in Hong Kong.
NSW defence creating waves in Western Sydney20 February 2018
Premier and Minister for Western Sydney
The NSW Government is supporting defence company Thales Australia in its bid to secure a slice of the Commonwealth’s $195 billion spend on Defence capabilities and support high-tech jobs in Western Sydney.
Stronger ties for stronger compliance regimes in the Basin20 February 2018
Australian Government Murray–Darling Basin Authority and the NSW Government
Work to strengthen compliance and enforcement regimes in the Murray–Darling Basin continues apace, with the Murray–Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) today signing a Memorandum of Understanding with the Natural Resources Access Regulator (NRAR)—the new independent regulatory body for water compliance in New South Wales.
NSW boosting ties with United Arab Emirates and Indonesia19 February 2018
Minister for Trade and Industry
Minister for Trade and Industry, Niall Blair will make his first official trade mission to two of the state’s priority international markets - the United Arab Emirates and Indonesia - from 18-22 February 2018.
NSW backs Sydney IT company to create 95 jobs19 February 2018
Department of Industry
The NSW Government is supporting Sydney software company Momentum Cloud to expand nationally and internationally with an aim to create 95 jobs over five years.
Illawarra steelmakers making history19 February 2018
Minister for Regional Water and Industry
Steelworkers in the Illawarra are working hard to help deliver, in record time, an historic water infrastructure project for NSW.
Nominations open for 2018 NSW Creative Achievement Awards15 February 2018
Department for Industry
Minister for Trade and Industry Niall Blair is calling on the state’s brightest creative talent to nominate for the 2018 NSW Creative Achievement Awards.
Microsoft moves into Sydney’s new Startup Hub14 February 2018
Premier and Deputy Premier of NSW
In a major coup for NSW, Microsoft will bring its world-renowned intensive program for start-ups to the new Sydney Startup Hub, making it one of only eight locations in the world to host the accelerator program.
Labor and the Greens fail Basin rivers and people14 February 2018
Minister for Regional Water
The Greens and Labor have hijacked the Murray Darling Basin Plan in the Senate this evening.
People over politics to save Basin rivers13 February 2018
Minister for Regional Water
The NSW Liberals & Nationals Government together with the Victorian Labor Government today held an urgent meeting to discuss the options available in their respective states should the Federal Opposition and Greens vote to unwind the historic Murray Darling Basin Plan.