Global technology leader Slack Technologies is officially open for business in Australia with the launch of the company's new Asia Pacific headquarters in Carlton, located just outside the Melbourne city centre.
is Australia's fastest growing capital city, according to the latest data from
the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
largest self-service mobile advertising agency will open its first Australian
office in Melbourne, bringing more high-skill jobs to Victoria's booming tech
Corporate accelerator Slingshot has acquired Melbourne-based accelerator program AngelCube.
Significant new deals and
international collaborations have come out Victoria's biggest inbound trade
mission that will boost trade and investment for local businesses to grow and
create new jobs.
A new A$5m production
facility has opened in Dandenong South (south-east of Melbourne) which will
create 20 new jobs.
A new A$89 million state-of-the-art
data centre will be built in Melbourne's western suburbs.
An innovative new Dementia
Friendly Home App has been developed that simulates home layouts to assist
people with dementia.
The Victorian Government is allocating up to A$20 million in grants to
support local researchers who are leading the fight against cancer.
Victoria has launched a new blueprint for driving economic growth and creating
International Health Week opened this week to showcase the state's healthcare,
health education, aged care, and medical research sectors to key international
Victoria is in a strong economic
and financial position, according to the 2015-16 Mid-Year Financial Report.