Media releases and news
Current media releases can be found on the Treasury website.
For Business, Trade and Investment media releases issued prior to 1 July 2019 visit the former Department of Industry website.
NSW tops nation in small business creation
New data from the ABS shows NSW is leading the country in small business creation with net growth of close to 30,000 actively trading in the 2017-18 financial year.
US company chooses Sydney for Asia Pacific base
United States technology company Higher Logic has chosen Sydney for its first international office and as a base for Asia Pacific business expansion.
$10 million challenge backs new youth unemployment solutions
Twelve organisations have triumphed in a challenge to find new and innovative solutions to help young people into work.
NSW defence industry takes wing at Avalon
The best and most innovative of NSW defence and aerospace companies will take part at the upcoming Avalon Airshow in Victoria in February 2019, showcasing their capabilities to an international audience of customers, manufacturers and partners.
NSW leads on regional startup innovation
The NSW Government’s work to boost innovation in regional areas through Jobs for NSW has been recognised in a new report from StartupAUS.
New food production facility to create 27 jobs
When nutritionist Danielle Minnebo co-founded health food company Food to Nourish she had three products and made them in the kitchen of her granny-flat.
Revamped CEBIT Australia enlists former Australia and New Zealand Facebook Chief
Hannover Fairs Australia has recruited former Australia and New Zealand Facebook CEO Stephen Scheeler as the new chairman of CEBIT Australia.
Boost program helps develop new alloy to solve lead problem in drinking water
Material scientists at the University of NSW (UNSW) have come up with a lead-free brass alloy to replace traditional plumbing brass materials that have been shown to leach lead into drinking water following a research project assisted by the NSW Government's Boosting Business Innovation Program.
Backing the cyber security industry for the future
The NSW Government has launched the first Cyber Security Industry Development Strategy to boost the sector worth more than $2 billion nationally.
NSW wins at Australian Training Awards
NSW has Australia’s best apprentice and is home to the best medium-sized Vocational Education and Training employer for 2018.