2018 media releases

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    Time for NSW labor to back basin plan

    10 May 2018
    Minister for Regional Water

    Minister for Regional Water, Niall Blair, has congratulated the Federal Parliament on overturning a Greens’ disallowance motion that threatened the social and environmental benefits of the Murray Darling Basin Plan.

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    Allegations about GRNSW director over unauthorised exports of greyhounds

    4 May 2018
    Minister for Racing

    Minister for Racing Paul Toole has asked Greyhound Racing NSW board director Michael Eberand to respond by 9 May to serious misconduct allegations relating to an unauthorised greyhound export.

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    Business Connect backs NSW creatives at Vivid Sydney

    3 May 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    A panel of successful Australian creatives - including actor Penny Cook, author John Birmingham, film producer Bridget Ikin and musician Sarah Carroll – will come together at Vivid Sydney, the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas, to mentor the next wave of talent on business skills.

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    'NRAR' a new era for water compliance

    30 April 2018
    Minister for Regional Water

    The NSW Government today marked a new era of water regulation and compliance with the commencement of the state’s independent Natural Resources Access Regulator (NRAR).

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    RegTech industry focused on NSW growth

    30 April 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Minister for Trade and Industry Niall Blair today announced the NSW Government was backing new events designed to drive growth in the state’s emerging regulatory technology (RegTech) industry with the first event in Sydney this week (on 3-4 May).

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    Temporary water restrictions to protect environmental water - Barwon-Darling water source

    27 April 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The NSW Department of Industry – Lands and Water today announced a further temporary water restriction order in the Barwon-Darling Unregulated River Water Source.

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    NSW companies pitch wares at Food and Hotel Asia

    24 April 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The NSW Government is assisting 39 food companies to showcase their products at Asia’s largest international food trade show in Singapore.

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    Lithgow brick company brick breakthrough brings more jobs to Lithgow

    24 April 2018
    Deputy Premier, Minister for Regional NSW and Small Business

    Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW and Small Business John Barilaro, and the member for Bathurst Paul Toole today announced Lithgow company Nu-Rock has received a $500,000 interest-free loan from the NSW Government.

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    Upstairs open doors for Bathurst startups

    23 April 2018
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Small Business, Skills and Regional NSW

    Deputy Premier and Minister for Small Business, Skills and Regional NSW John Barilaro today joined Member for Bathurst Paul Toole to celebrate the opening of Bathurst’s first business startup incubator – ‘Upstairs’.

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    Chiko Rolls on as NSW Government helps keep 123 jobs in Bathurst

    23 April 2018
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW

    Deputy Premier, Minister for Regional NSW, Skills and Small Business John Barilaro, and the Member for Bathurst Paul Toole today toured Bathurst’s Simplot manufacturing plant after the company was able to save 75 jobs and create 48 more roles thanks to significant payroll tax support from the NSW Government.