2018 media releases

  1. NSW Government logo

    Global, local firms encouraged to invest in Aerotropolis

    28 May 2018
    Premier of NSW

    A new city and fully integrated economic precinct to be built around Western Sydney Airport is a step closer with the NSW Government announcing it will fast-track infrastructure and planning while offering local and international businesses incentives to set-up shop at Badgerys Creek.

  2. NSW Government logo

    NSW tops nation for exports

    25 May 2018
    Minister for Trade and Industry

    NSW is leading Australia in services exports, with $35.7 billion worth of Australian services exported last year.

  3. NSW Government logo

    NSW Government finds pearl in oyster industry

    25 May 2018
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW and Small Business and Minister for Transport and Infrastructure

    Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW and Small Business and Minister for Transport and Infrastructure and Member for Bega today announced an equity investment of $3.3 million in Australia’s Oyster Coast.

  4. NSW Government logo

    Finalists chosen for NSW Creative Achievement Awards

    25 May 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Leaders from the NSW creative industries have selected eight outstanding finalists to contend for top honours at the 2018 NSW Creative Achievement Awards at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney on 12 June.

  5. Mandeep Sodhi, CEO HashChing

    NSW Government backs HashChing with $700,000 loan

    24 May 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Sydney-based online home loan marketplace, HashChing, is shaking up the industry by giving potential borrowers the chance to bypass the big banks and get a better home loan deal from over 550 community rated mortgage brokers across Australia.

  6. NSW Government logo

    Australia’s first astronaut to launch NSW space agency bid

    23 May 2018
    Premier of NSW and Minister for Trade and Industry

    Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Minister for Trade and Industry Niall Blair today announced Australia’s first astronaut would lead NSW’s bid to locate the nation’s first space agency in Sydney.

  7. NSW Government logo

    New funding to boost Aboriginal disability services

    23 May 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Aboriginal businesses operating in the disability services sector have a chance to apply for their share in a new $4.5 million NSW Government program.

  8. Lecky Lao, founder VR Corner

    Turning virtual reality into real business

    18 May 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    How to turn virtual reality into business: Australia's largest virtual reality games café is set to open on Monday in Sydney following support from the NSW Government's Business Connect advisory service

  9. NSW Government logo

    NSW fintech/cyber sights set on London

    16 May 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Minister for Trade and Industry Niall Blair today announced $15,000 in sponsorship to help five NSW fintech and cybersecurity businesses join a business mission to London from 2 to 5 July 2018.

  10. Wrappli car ad example

    Mobile ads to drive earnings for Sydney motorists

    14 May 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Sydney motorists can now watch their cash grow with their kilometres with the release of a new app that allows drivers to earn up to $600 a month if they wrap their cars in advertising campaigns.