Master Builders SA 2017 Building Excellence Awards Goes To Loxton Research Centre

Master Builders SA 2017 Building Excellence Awards Goes To Loxton Research Centre

14 August 2017

South Australia Minister for Regional Development Geoff Brock Loxton Research Centre Wins Master Builders Award Victor P Taffa Newly redeveloped Loxton Research Centre has topped the state at the Master Builders SA 2017 Building Excellence Awards. “I congratulate Michael Kregar Building and its contractors and suppliers who have delivered a building of outstanding quality which […]

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Biggest Single-Lift Piece Of Machinery Unveiled By Premier

Biggest Single-Lift Piece Of Machinery Unveiled By Premier

05 August 2017

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan Premier Unveils The Biggest Single-Lift Piece Of Machinery At The AMC Victor P Taffa Completion of $100 Million build utilising skills and local industry capacities Western Australia shines in fabrication and construction of mining equipment 400 local jobs generated in stacker and reclaimer production in Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan […]

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Dwelling Approvals Up 0.1 % In June 2017

Dwelling Approvals Up 0.1 % In June 2017

04 August 2017

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Trend Dwelling Approvals Rise 0.1 % In June Victor P Taffa Number of dwellings approved rose 0.1 % in June 2017, in trend terms, after falling for 3 months, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Dwelling approvals have been relatively stable in trend terms over […]

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Minister Attends Opening Of Plastics Manufacturing Facility

Minister Attends Opening Of Plastics Manufacturing Facility

16 July 2017

Victoria Minister for Industry and Employment Wade Noonan Ampacet Joins The Manufacturing Hub Of Victoria Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is celebrating another win for local manufacturing, with Ampacet Australia establishing its new state-of-the-art facility and Centre for Excellence in the heart of Melbourne’s southeast. Minister for Industry and Employment Wade Noonan today attended the […]

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Air Vice Marshal Margaret Staib Appointed As Defence And Security Advocate

Air Vice Marshal Margaret Staib Appointed As Defence And Security Advocate

27 June 2017

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Defence Advocate To Fight For Territory Jobs Victor P Taffa Chief Minister Michael Gunner today announced the appointment of a former senior defence official, Air Vice Marshal Margaret Staib, as the Northern Territory’s first Defence and National Security Advocate. Ms. Staib’s role will be to position the Territory to […]

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Western Australia Steel Fabricators Secure Funding For AS/NZS 5131 Standard

Western Australia Steel Fabricators Secure Funding For AS/NZS 5131 Standard

27 June 2017

Western Australia Minister for Commerce and Industrial Relations Bill Johnston Steel Sector Pursuing Further Quality Victor P Taffa 3 Western Australia steel fabricators secure funding for new AS/NZS 5131 standard Up to $10,000 in funding for majority of certification costs 3 Western Australian steel fabrication businesses have received funding by the State Government’s popular Industry […]

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Carbon Fibre Production Enters An Exciting New Stage In Victoria

Carbon Fibre Production Enters An Exciting New Stage In Victoria

25 June 2017

Victoria Minister for Industry and Employment Wade Noonan A New Era For Carbon Fibre Manufacturing Victor P Taffa Victoria has again cemented itself as the nation’s leader in advanced manufacturing with a new partnership between Deakin University and LeMond Composites to revolutionise carbon fibre production. Andrews Government today welcomed the $US44 Million ($AUD58 Million) deal […]

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Minister Launches Hackerspaces Grant At Brisbane’s First BrisMakerFest

Minister Launches Hackerspaces Grant At Brisbane’s First BrisMakerFest

05 June 2017

Queensland Minister for State Development Anthony Lynham Palaszczuk Govt Grants Target Manufacturing Innovation Victor P Taffa Palaszczuk Government is targeting the next generation of Queensland’s innovators, problem solvers and makers with a new $450,000 grant program aimed at boosting jobs and creating new opportunities in advanced manufacturing through innovative community hubs. Minister for State Development […]

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2017 Manufacturing Hall Of Fame Awards Presented By Minister

2017 Manufacturing Hall Of Fame Awards Presented By Minister

10 May 2017

Victoria Minister for Industry and Employment Wade Noonan Victoria’s Champions Of Manufacturing Take Centre Stage Victor P Taffa Victoria’s best and brightest manufacturers have been recognised at the 2017 Manufacturing Hall of Fame Awards last night. “Manufacturing in Victoria is alive and well, and we are proud to recognise the industry’s best and brightest.” Minister […]

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Adelaide Welcomes Buyers For Food Festival On From 30 April-7 May 2017

Adelaide Welcomes Buyers For Food Festival On From 30 April-7 May 2017

02 May 2017

South Australia Minister for Investment and Trade Martin Hamilton-Smith Major International Buyers Arrive In South Australia Victor P Taffa Around 20 major international buyers are in Adelaide on a three-day trade mission showcasing South Australia’s high quality food and wine. “I am committed to supporting South Australian businesses to showcase their high quality products to […]

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New Underquoting Laws Come Into Effect On 1 May 2017

New Underquoting Laws Come Into Effect On 1 May 2017

29 April 2017

Victoria Minister for Consumer Affairs Marlene Kairouz Simplifying House Prices For Buyers Victor P Taffa New underquoting laws come into effect on 1 May that will make house sale prices clearer and more transparent for would-be buyers. “Buying a house is stressful enough without having to deal with these types of underhanded tactics by real […]

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Andrews Govt Future Industries Manufacturing Program Goes To Work

Andrews Govt Future Industries Manufacturing Program Goes To Work

30 March 2017

Victoria Minister for Industry and Employment Wade Noonan A Passion In Pasta And Appetite For Jobs Victor P Taffa A local supplier of fresh pasta and ready-made meals in Derrimut is creating new jobs and expanding production as the Andrews Government puts local manufacturing first. Visiting Passion Pasta, Minister for Industry and Employment Wade Noonan […]

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TasInvest 2017 Promotes Tasmanian Produce To Japan

TasInvest 2017 Promotes Tasmanian Produce To Japan

27 February 2017

Tasmania Minister for Primary Industries and Water Jeremy Rockliff TasInvest 2017 Is Taking Tasmania To Japan Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is taking the best Tasmania has to offer to the world through our trade, tourism and investment offerings with the TasInvest 2017 expo in Tokyo on February 27-28, Minister for Primary Industries and Water Jeremy Rockliff said. […]

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First Cars Now Coke Closes The Door On South Australia

First Cars Now Coke Closes The Door On South Australia

24 February 2017

South Australia Shadow Minister for Industry Corey Wingard Weatherill Caught Napping As Coke Exits South Australia Victor P Taffa State Opposition have expressed anger at the Weatherill Labor Government’s failure to keep Coca-Cola operations in South Australia. “Coca-Cola’s announcement that they will close their South Australian operations in 2019 and hundreds of workers will lose […]

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Weatherill Govt Provides Funding For Photonics Industry Development

Weatherill Govt Provides Funding For Photonics Industry Development

20 February 2017

South Australia Minister for Manufacturing and Innovation Kyam Maher Boost For Local Companies Using Light Technologies Victor P Taffa Up to three South Australian-based companies will share in $30,000 as part of a broader strategy to develop the state as a globally recognised centre for photonics expertise. “By providing funding for up to three photonics […]

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Queensland Subcontractors To Have Payments Speeded Up

Queensland Subcontractors To Have Payments Speeded Up

12 February 2017

Queensland Minister for Housing and Public Works Mick de Brenni Payment Reforms To Be Fast Tracked For Queensland Subcontractors Victor P Taffa Palaszczuk Government intends fast tracking key elements of its reform measures to help ensure subcontractors are paid in full and on time. Minister for Housing and Public Works Mick de Brenni, who has […]

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Chief Minister Announces Changes To Buy Local Initiative

Chief Minister Announces Changes To Buy Local Initiative

08 February 2017

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Strengthened Buy Local Reforms To Benefit Territory Business Victor P Taffa Northern Territory (NT) Gunner Government today announced major reforms to its Buy Local initiative to make improvements and support job creation. This announcement follows the Government’s re-introduction of an improved Home Improvement Scheme (HIS) this week, which is […]

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International Focus On Adelaide Shipbuilding Gets Underway

International Focus On Adelaide Shipbuilding Gets Underway

03 February 2017

South Australia Minister for Defence Industries Martin Hamilton-Smith International Ship Designers Converge On Adelaide Victor P Taffa Adelaide is set to be a hot-spot for international shipbuilding companies in coming weeks with three ship designers visiting Techport Australia and holding engagement forums with South Australia’s defence industry ahead of 2018’s jobs windfall. “South Australia is […]

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Chief Minister Fast Tracks Stimulus Package For Second Half Of 2017

Chief Minister Fast Tracks Stimulus Package For Second Half Of 2017

02 February 2017

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Tradies To Benefit From Government Support For Jobs Victor P Taffa An additional $5 Million for public housing repairs and upgrades will become available from today with small businesses and tradies now able to register for work under the Northern Territory (NT) Government’s boosted infrastructure program. Public housing repairs […]

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Top Hotel Group Comes To Hobart

Top Hotel Group Comes To Hobart

15 January 2017

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Tasmania Entices Hyatt Centric Victor P Taffa Tasmania has again proved it’s pulling power as a premium visitor destination with news that Australasia’s first Hyatt Centric is to be located in Hobart. Premier Will Hodgman said that the agreement between the developers of the hotel, Elizabeth Tasmania Pty Ltd and Hyatt, […]

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