2018 media releases

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    Orange wines take their place in the sun

    20 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.

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    NSW defence creating waves in Western Sydney

    20 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.

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    Stronger ties for stronger compliance regimes in the Basin

    20 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.

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    NSW boosting ties with United Arab Emirates and Indonesia

    19 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.

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    NSW backs Sydney IT company to create 95 jobs

    19 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.

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    Illawarra steelmakers making history

    19 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.

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    Nominations open for 2018 NSW Creative Achievement Awards

    15 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.

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    Microsoft moves into Sydney’s new Startup Hub

    14 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.

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    Labor and the Greens fail Basin rivers and people

    14 February 2018
    Minister for Regional Water

    The Greens and Labor have hijacked the Murray Darling Basin Plan in the Senate this evening.

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    People over politics to save Basin rivers

    13 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.