Steady hand keeps Victoria’s economy strong

A snapshot of the state’s finances shows Victoria is in sound shape as the economy continues a sustained recovery from the effects of the global pandemic that is growing jobs and underpinning confidence.

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International Women's Day - Cracking the Code in Foreign Investment

We know that business benefits from gender equality, with research showing that businesses with at least 30 per cent women in leadership positions are 15 per cent per cent more profitable.

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Future of zero-emission flying on show at Avalon

Victorians will get a glimpse into the future of flying at the Australian International Airshow this week, with cutting-edge electric aircraft, aerial taxis and cargo drones part of a Victorian Government display.

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Australia's food capital nabs Middle East conglomerate

A well-known multinational that operates a chain of hypermarket and retail companies will establish its regional sourcing hub to export high quality Victorian produce to the Gulf states.

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Victoria’s first all-electric bus depot meets major milestone

Victoria’s first all-electric bus depot operated by Melbourne-based bus operator Ventura is powering up, hitting a major milestone in the state’s aim to be zero net emissions free by 2050.

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Victoria's food and fibre exports hit record high

Victoria’s food and fibre exports have reached a record high, valued at $17.9 billion in 2021-22 – a 29 per cent increase on the previous year.

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Amazon launches AWS Melbourne Region

In another win for Melbourne’s thriving technology ecosystem, Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced the launch of the AWS Asia Pacific (Melbourne) Region.

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Singaporean tech innovator signs on for AI Hub in Victoria

Deep-tech company Seventh Sense will establish an artificial intelligence (AI) research and development hub in Melbourne.

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Melbourne set to become Australia’s largest city

A recent report by the Australian Centre for Population has projected Melbourne will overtake Sydney to become the fastest growing capital city from 2023–24.

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Equity investment fund set to attract global companies

The State Government of Victoria is backing standout companies that will invest in Victorian jobs and innovation and boost the state’s future economy.

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Construction begins on Victoria’s breakthrough mRNA vaccine facility

Work has begun to build Moderna’s breakthrough mRNA vaccine plant in Melbourne’s south-east, a first of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere.

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Global leader in Digital Asset Management opens APAC HQ in Melbourne

Leading digital asset management (DAM) software company Bynder will open its first APAC office in Melbourne, enabling APAC organisations to deliver exceptional content experiences.

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