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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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.
The Department of State Growth is seeking public comment on the Tasmanian Government’s vision to provide free public Wi-Fi for tourists in towns and cities across Tasmania.
The Department of State Growth has established the Freight Expert Advisory Panel to work closely with Tasmania's small to medium businesses in assisting them to improve their freight outcomes.
An Issues Paper that outlines key themes to be considered in the development of a Tasmanian Energy Strategy has been released for public comment.
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.