A recent trade mission to China has strengthened Victorian Government's drive to win a bigger share of the US$300 billion Chinese sports industry.
Finalists for the Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame awards were announced today. Over 20 companies will each vie for the state's leading industry awards this Monday at the Manufacturing Hall of Fame Awards Gala Dinner to be held at the Crown Palladium.
The Victorian Government is helping local businesses break into the Chinese eCommerce market through a new partnership with Australia Post.
Victoria's Minister for Trade and Investment made an announcement yesterday that 24 Victorian businesses will each receive up to $50,000 in funding from the Asia Gateway Voucher program to help boost their export potential and strengthen their global networks.
Melbourne remains the best student city in the country and has leapfrogged Paris and Montreal to become the third best student city in the world, according to the QS Best Student Cities 2018 ranking.
Six organisations across regional Victoria will help horticulture businesses innovate, expand and employ more people.
Victoria’s reputation as a global centre for pharmaceutical manufacturing is growing, with Australia’s only locally owned medicinal poppy processing company expanding to around the clock operations and creating 20 new jobs.
The creator of one of the world’s most innovative business conferences has established its Asia Pacific headquarters in Melbourne creating 100 jobs between now and 2020.
The Victorian Budget 2018/19 will allocate A$13.5 million to Small and Medium Enterprises to enable a competitive and connected sector statewide, providing mentoring and support to grow business, create jobs and take advantage of the digital economy.
The Australian Government's vision to grow a strong, resilient and internationally competitive defence industry received a major boost on April 23 with the opening of a new Australian Defence Export Office in Canberra.
A new round of funding is now available under the Victorian Government's Sector Growth Program, offering up to A$1 million in support of projects that align with the future industries sector strategies, create jobs, and drive growth, productivity and competitiveness of local businesses.