Two key regulatory financial agencies in Australia and Japan have
developed a co-operative framework which will open up an important market for
New population data from the 2016 ABS Census
shows Victoria's population growing faster than previously estimated. ABS has added close to 109 000 (or 1.8 per
cent) to the state's population.
A leading global supplier of organically-certified dried
vine fruit will create 75 new jobs and establish its headquarters in Victoria.
BAE Systems Australia has announced agreements valued at more than A$200 million with Victoria's defence industry.
Melbourne and Edith Cowan University will share A$1.9
million in Federal Government funding as Australia's first Academic Centre of Cyber Security Excellence.
The State Government of Victoria will establish a
new FinTech hub in Melbourne's Docklands, providing a boost to local startups,
attracting investment, and creating new jobs that support the state's
significant professional services sector.
It's official. Melbourne has now been recognised as the
world's most intelligent city on top of its long standing crown as the world's
most liveable city.
Victoria's economy is the powerhouse of the nation —
growing faster than any other state and creating more jobs than every other
Australia has set an economic example to the world by
recording the longest run of continuous growth among developed nations.
Monash University has signed a major research and
commercialisation deal with a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson for the early
detection and prevention of rheumatoid arthritis.