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Tuesday 24 February 2015International flights to NZ on the agenda
In the coming days, ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr will be meeting with senior Ministers in New Zealand and tourism and aviation industry representatives in Wellington and Auckland to discuss a range of visitor economy issues, including international flights from Canberra airport. Read more of 'International flights to NZ on the agenda'.

Friday 20 February 2015"We Are CBR" resources
Since turning 100, Canberra has entered a new phase. There’s a genuine pride for what we’ve achieved so far and real excitement for the brilliant possibilities that lie ahead. If you’d like to tap into Canberra’s growing momentum, the Brand Canberra team have developed a range of free materials that you can download and display for your business or organization. Read more of ''We are CBR' resources.

Friday 13 February 2015Local entrepreneurs and business start ups get helping hand
ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr MLA has launched the 2015 GRIFFIN Accelerator program; a program conceived and managed by Canberra entrepreneurs who invest in, host, teach and mentor selected start-ups to create successful new businesses. Read more of 'Local entrepreneurs and business start ups get helping hand'.

Tuesday 10 February 2015Industry advocate to ensure level playing field for local business

ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr has announced a new Local Industry Advocate position that will make sure local businesses get a fair go in government procurement. The Advocate’s first job will be to work with local industry to identify improvements to government procurement processes. Read more of 'Industry advocate to ensure level playing field for local business'.

Thursday 18 December 2014$21 million to boost ACT workforce skills

ACT Minister for Education and Training Joy Burch has launched Skilled Capital, a new $21 million training initiative that will respond to industry identified skills needs.

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