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Early bird tickets for the 2023 Victorian Training Awards gala are now available
The Victorian Training Awards represent and celebrate the pinnacle of excellence in Victoria's vocational education sector.
Tech students get job-ready by boosting business's digital skills
Hundreds of technology students and recent graduates have gained valuable hands-on experience by helping businesses tackle real-life tech challenges.
More direct flights from China to boost tourism, trade and jobs
Increased flights to Melbourne from one of China’s largest airlines will bring more visitors, enable more exports and create more jobs.
New grants available to boost innovation and productivity
Victoria’s capacity to produce leading technological advancements and product innovation across key industry sectors is set to expand, thanks to a new Victorian Government research and development (R&D) fund.
New funding to boost Victorian-Israeli research and development projects
Victorian tech companies and entrepreneurs looking to develop their products for a global market are set to benefit from a new round of funding under a partnership with Israel.
Tourism spending in Victoria reaches record high
Visitor spend in Victoria has hit a record high of $35 billion annually, reaching the 2024 tourism target outlined in the Visitor Economy Recovery and Reform Plan more than a year ahead of schedule.
Victoria hosts the inaugural Quad Fellowship Summit
From 6 to 11 June 2023, Victoria hosted a diverse and dynamic group of scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians from Australia, India, Japan and the United States for the inaugural Quad Fellowship Summit.
More events to boost Melbourne’s economy and jobs
A bumper line-up of events across Greater Melbourne will attract more visitors, boost employment, and support local businesses.
Major Projects Skills Guarantee supporting local workers
The next generation of skilled local workers are being given the opportunity to kick-start their careers and pick up crucial industry skills on high-value projects.
New Medtech Skills and Device Hub for Melbourne
Victoria’s status as a global leader in medical technology is set to grow with the establishment of an Australian-first hub for skills and device development.