Topic: Jobs

Creating Jobs And Supporting The Latrobe Valley

The Andrews Labor Government is creating new jobs and helping Latrobe Valley businesses grow. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll and Member for Eastern Victoria Harriet Shing toured Steelvision in Morwell to announce $1.5 million in funding for six businesses – creating 110 new jobs. Steelvision is one of the companies that is receiving […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Industry and Employment

Bendigo Students Getting Ready For A Future In The Force

The Andrews Labor Government is helping Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in Bendigo get on the job training towards a future career in Victoria Police. Minister for Industry and Employment, Ben Carroll today visited Bendigo Police Station to meet a trainee from Bendigo Senior Secondary College who has been placed at the station through […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Industry and Employment

Helping Bendigo Manufacturers Grow And Create Jobs

The Andrews Labor Government is advancing manufacturing in Bendigo by helping local businesses grow, innovate and create jobs. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll joined Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards at Australian Turntables to announce the new Bendigo Manufacturing Cluster – part of a $5 million state-wide initiative to create jobs and help […]

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Desperate Liberal Stunt On GST Can’t Be Believed

Matthew Guy’s stunt on GST allocation and infrastructure funding is yet another desperate act from an increasingly desperate opposition leader. For three years, Matthew Guy and the Victorian Liberal Party have legitimatised the injustice that has been Malcolm Turnbull short-changing Victorians. Victoria is the fastest growing state and home to more than a quarter of […]

Categories: Media Release, Treasurer

Work To Start On Monash Stage Two This Year

The Andrews Labor Government will fast track early works on a massive new $711 million Monash Freeway Upgrade Stage 2, which will add 36 kilometres of new lanes to the Monash Freeway. Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister for Roads Luke Donnellan today announced that the first package of works on the project will be brought […]

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A Recipe For Jobs And Investment In Melbourne’s North

A pasta maker will invest in advanced manufacturing technology to expand its operations and create new jobs in Melbourne’s north thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government. Treasurer Tim Pallas visited Diseb Food Group in Somerton today to announce a Local Industry Fund for Transition (LIFT) grant that will enable the company to embark […]

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White Night Ballarat Great News For Local Jobs And Traders

Ballarat will come alive and welcome thousands of visitors this weekend as White Night returns for a second time. Minister for Tourism and Major Events John Eren joined Member for Wendouree Sharon Knight, Member for Buninyong Geoff Howard and White Night Artistic Director David Atkins OAM in Ballarat today to officially launch the event and inspect […]

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Harrybilt To Expand Jobs In Ballarat

In another win for workers and business in Ballarat, the Andrews Labor Government is backing an expansion of HarryBilt Engineering and Welding Services to help increase its capacity and capability, and create local jobs. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford announced the expansion today, which will see Harrybilt separate the fabrication and assembly functions of […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Regional Development

Giving Students With A Disability A Fair Go To Find Work

The Andrews Labor Government is helping students with a disability find and maintain after-school jobs. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll joined representatives from the National Disability Services, young Victorians and their families to officially launch Ticket to Work’s new after-school job project. The service is receiving $250,000 from the Labor Government, as well […]

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Jason Wood And Malcolm Turnbull Betray Victoria

Jason Wood and the Turnbull Liberal Government have betrayed thousands of Victorian workers and hundreds of local companies by sending the $5 billion LAND 400 contract to Queensland. Not content with short changing Victorians when it comes to infrastructure funding, the Turnbull Government today announced Rheinmetall as the preferred bidder for the LAND 400 contract to build […]

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