The Department of State Growth actively pursues investment, facilitates major projects, supports business and industry to grow, and ensures we are investing strategically in infrastructure. The department also works closely with business and industry to address barriers to growth, including red and green tape, to provide a skilled workforce, develop our cultural industries and ensure efficient cost effective transport and logistics systems.
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Tasmania’s home-grown talent will soon be showcased on television screens around the country with production underway on the $14 million television series The Kettering Incident.
A public education campaign has been developed to encourage all road users – drivers, bike riders, motorbike riders and pedestrians – to respect each other, share the road safely and take responsibility for the safety of others.
The 2014 Tasmanian Training Awards' Gala Presentation Evening was held this month at Wrest Point Conference Centre in Hobart.
The Treasurer has handed down the 2014 / 15 Budget. The Budget details a number of initiatives that will be delivered by the Department of State Growth.
Winners of the Tasmanian Training Awards, in aligned categories, will have the opportunity to compete against their peers at the Australian Training Awards in November.
Celebrating excellence in vocational education and training, the 2014 Tasmanian Training Awards Presentation evening is on Friday, 5 September at Wrest Point Conference Centre.
Team Tasmania 2014 will compete in the WorldSkills Australia National Competition in Perth from 18-20 September.
A variety of business events are held throughout the year to assist business remain at the forefront of their industry.