Victoria will spend an additional A$90 million to attract more of the
world's biggest companies and fastest-growing industries.
Bank Negara Indonesia (BNI) has joined the
growing list of international companies to pick Melbourne for their Australian
State Government of Victoria has reinforced its commitment to supporting
local startups, recently announcing funding for Melbourne Fintech company Assembly Payments to expand its global headquarters in Victoria.
Victoria is leading the nation in employment growth with more jobs created
in the state than the rest of the country combined.
Melbourne company Freestyle
Technology has signed a A$5.8 million contract to roll out an
Internet of Things (IoT) water management solution for a South Korean county.
cyber security training company will move its global headquarters to Melbourne,
creating 60 jobs over three years.
Melbourne is poised to become the largest city centre office
market in the country, overtaking Sydney by 2020.
The world-renowned tech accelerator program 500 Startups will establish
its Australian headquarters in Victoria after securing funding from LaunchVic,
the State Government of Victoria's A$60 million startup fund.
Global analytics company, Ugam, has set up its Australia New Zealand headquarters in Melbourne.
been named Australia's top tech city with its combination of good
infrastructure, business environment, talent pool and lifestyle.
The State Government of Victoria has opened a new
research fund to fast-track the latest in health and medical research for every
patient care and treatment.
Victoria's world-class defence sector will be showcased at the Aerospace
& Defence Exposition in Avalon Airport, one hour from Melbourne.