Monday, 23 September 2019
A nasal spray for the treatment of dementia is among eight new projects to receive more than $3 million in funding from the Morrison Government.
Minister for Industry, Science and Technology Karen Andrews said the Accelerating Commercialisation grants are driving innovation in businesses to make them more globally competitive and resilient, in tur... read more »
Sunday, 22 September 2019
Topics: $150 million investment in Australian space sector to join NASA for Moon to Mars mission.
Allison Langdon: Well, prepare for lift-off. The Prime Minister has had space on the brain during his visit with Donald Trump, announcing a $150 million investment into local businesses and new technologies to support NASA missions... read more »
Sunday, 22 September 2019
Topics: $150 million investment in Australian space sector to join NASA for Moon to Mars mission & Centre of Excellence for the Digital Child
Karen Andrews: What a great day for Australian space. Overnight the Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced that the Federal Government was going to be committing an additional $150 m... read more »
Friday, 20 September 2019
Australia’s cyber security capability continues to strengthen with the launch of a new hub in the ACT, which will boost innovation and increase collaboration.
Known as the ‘Canberra Node’, the ACT Cyber Security Innovation Node is a partnership between the Federal Government-backed AustCyber and the ACT Government and joins five other state and te... read more »
Wednesday, 18 September 2019
The success of the Liberal National Government’s support programs to help transition retrenched car manufacturing workers has been backed by a new report released today.
The Transition of the Australian Car Manufacturing Sector: Outcomes & Best Practice Summary Report, has found that more than four out of five retrenched workers are now back i... read more »
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Have you got an idea for an exciting event or creative project about the wonders of science? The Morrison Government wants you to apply for a 2020 National Science Week grant.
Minister for Industry, Science and Technology Karen Andrews said grants of between $2,000 and $20,000 are available for innovative ideas, events and projects that inspire Au... read more »
Monday, 16 September 2019
Harnessing new technologies in the mining, oil and gas industries will add $74 billion to the Australian economy by 2030 and create more than 80,000 new local jobs, according to a new report released today.
Minister for Industry, Science and Technology Karen Andrews said Australia has one of the most competitive mining, oil and gas industries in t... read more »
Monday, 9 September 2019
Topics: Flammable cladding, union legislation, economic growth, energy costs
Chris Kenny: Now a slowing economy and high electricity prices is just two of the big problems confronting Australian industry at the moment and they’re probably linked of course with flammable cladding and unsafe high rise buildings. Our construction industry... read more »
Friday, 6 September 2019
The Morrison Government is backing Western Australia’s mining industry, with two projects that will create more than 700 jobs in the Pilbara being granted Major Project Status.
The Australian Vanadium Project will develop an open pit mine and plant to convert vanadium into specialty steel alloys and energy storing batteries.
The Beyondie Project ... read more »
Thursday, 5 September 2019
The Morrison Government is backing small and medium sized Australian manufacturers to invest in new technology, grow and create new jobs, with the launch today of a new $160 million fund.
Minister for Industry, Science and Technology Karen Andrews said the Manufacturing Modernisation Fund would help manufacturers become more competitive by co fund... read more »