General Portfolio Press Releases

Broadband rollout leaves Victoria in slow motion

13 August, 2012
More than 350,000 Victorian households and businesses want faster broadband services than are available to them. That’s one of the findings of a new telecommun... Read more

Top gong for Victoria’s innovative ICT companies

10 August, 2012
Technology Minister Gordon Rich-Phillips has congratulated eight Victorian ICT companies that took home gold at the National iAwards gala in Melbourne last nigh... Read more

Coalition calls for industry feedback on ICT overhaul

10 August, 2012
The Victorian Coalition Government is calling for industry feedback on its plan to overhaul the way Information and Communications Technology (ICT) services are... Read more

Motorola Solutions opens new Innovation Centre

10 August, 2012
A new Australian Innovation Centre, established by Motorola Solutions, will showcase new technology that benefits local and international services and businesse... Read more

Stawell Airport cleared for take-off

07 August, 2012
The multi-million dollar upgrade of Stawell Airport was officially opened today by Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional and Rural Development Peter Ryan. M... Read more

Flight simulator puts Victorian aviation on the map

03 August, 2012
Victoria’s position as a leader in aviation training has been reaffirmed with the opening of a new aircraft simulator. Aviation Minister Gordon Rich-Phillips w... Read more

Data centre gives $150m boost to Melbourne’s west

01 August, 2012
The Victorian Coalition Government has welcomed the construction of a $150million data centre in Derrimut that will stimulate widespread economic activity in Vi... Read more

Coalition welcomes more than 70 new Tiger jobs

31 July, 2012
The Victorian Coalition Government has today welcomed the creation of more than 70 new jobs at Tiger Airways’ Melbourne base. At Melbourne Airport today, Aviat... Read more

Victorian ICT companies propelled into US market

26 July, 2012
The Victorian Government is helping the state’s ICT companies set up shopin Silicon Valley, the world’s most innovative technology hub. Technology Minister Gor... Read more

Digital agency Reading Room arrives in Melbourne

24 July, 2012
Reading Room, a leading international digital agency, has opened its Melbourne office with plans to create 15 new highly skilled jobs in Victoria over the next ... Read more

Statement from Assistant Treasurer re Victorian Government vehicle purchasing policies

18 July, 2012
The Victorian Coalition Government will continue to support local car manufacturers through its ‘Australian made’ vehicle purchasing policy. As at June 2012, 9... Read more

ICT strategy underway to address Labor’s bungles

21 June, 2012
The Victorian Coalition Government has started work on a whole of government information and communication technology (ICT) strategy to rectify Labor’s disastro... Read more

Small technologies aim for big foothold in Europe

15 June, 2012
The first Victorian Government-sponsored trade delegation focusing specifically on small technologies will head to Europe tomorrow. Technology Minister Gordon ... Read more

Gillard must support Warrnambool airport expansion

15 June, 2012
The Victorian Coalition Government has called on the Gillard Government to support the expansion of Warrnambool’s airport. Visiting Warrnambool with the Member... Read more

Coalition to overhaul ICT services procurement

12 June, 2012
The Victorian Coalition Government will overhaul the way it procures information and communication technology services by introducing a streamlined and transpar... Read more

Governor to lead Victorian delegation to BIO2012

10 June, 2012
A Victorian delegation of life sciences representatives will travel to Boston next week to attend the world’s largest biotechnology convention and exhibition, B... Read more

Coalition tackles $1 billion pain in Victorian workplaces

10 June, 2012
Assistant Treasurer Gordon Rich-Phillips today launched a new year-long WorkCover campaign targeting musculoskeletal injuries. “Musculoskeletal injuries are th... Read more

Victorian aviation precinct prepares for take off

01 June, 2012
The Victorian Coalition Government is seeking to co-locate aviation businesses, services and training providers to create a new national aviation precinct. Avi... Read more

Victorian smart technology to help patients with Parkinson’s disease

31 May, 2012
A Victorian technology company has attracted international attention and $3.5 million in financial backing after working with local doctors to develop a smart s... Read more

Crash victims to benefit from $20m research boost

24 May, 2012
The lives of road trauma victims with severe brain and spinal injuries are set to become a little easier, thanks to a $20 million boost for new research. Assi... Read more
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