Businesses employing South Australians will have greatly improved opportunities to win State Government contracts under new measures announced today.
News release - Former minister Tom Kenyon
The State Government is providing $1,050,000 to encourage and support the development of a new generation of entrepreneurs in South Australia.
A medical device developed by former Adelaide Crows player, now orthopaedic surgeon, Dr Matthew Liptak, is one of two projects to receive support under the South Australian Government's Medical Technologies Program.
The State Government has provided $250,000 to local company Ellex Medical Lasers Limited
South Australia's exports surged to $11.7 billion at the end of December last year a 9.5 per cent increase over the same period in 2012 according to the latest ABS stats out today.
The State Government is further cutting business costs by removing tender fees for government contracts in the building and construction sector.
The State Government has released for public comment an independent report which assesses possible future options for the wharf and jetty at the ExxonMobil refinery site at Port Stanvac.
Manufacturing, Innovation and Trade Minister, Tom Kenyon is in Melbourne today attending the first of two automotive industry roundtable meetings called by the South Australian and Victorian State Governments following Holden's decision to close in 2017.
South Australia has cemented its relationship with one of China's leading banks to mark the 12 month anniversary of the State Government's China Engagement Strategy.
A new code for the State's 355 newsagents released for public comment today aims to make it easier to resolve business disputes within the industry at no or low cost without the need to go to court.
South Australian-made products from mine detectors to medical lasers and Fruchocs will be showcased in Rundle Mall over the next two days to help promote the State's manufacturing expertise.
Eight McLaren Vale wineries are gaining a better understanding of the role customer feedback and research can play in helping them to build their businesses through innovation as part of a new industry program.