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Tasmanian Defence Industry Strategy launched

Tasmania’s second defence industry strategy was launched in late November at the annual Defence Futures Forum, held in Launceston.

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Tasmania’s quality produce hits Hong Kong shelves

Tasmania’s acclaimed food and beverages are taking centre stage at a dedicated promotion in Hong Kong’s leading supermarket chain, ParkNShop.

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Devonport City Abattoir

JBS has advised the State Government of its intention to permanently cease being the operator of its Devonport City Abattoir on 15 November 2018.

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White Ribbon workplace accreditation achieved!

It's official. State Growth can now proudly be known as a White Ribbon accredited workplace.

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Helping more learners get their Ps

Six of Tasmania’s 16 Learner Driver Mentor Programs (LDMPs) can now help more disadvantaged Tasmanians get their licence in new ANCAP five star safety rated vehicles.

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Proposed changes to the on-demand passenger transport industry

The Department of State Growth has released a draft regulatory framework for the on-demand passenger transport industry.

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Applications open for apprentice and trainee funding

Applications are now open for the 2019 Apprentice and Trainee Training Fund (User Choice), with $20 million available to subside the cost for training apprentices and trainees.

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Critical safety issue - Takata Airbags

Failure to take immediate action on vehicles fitted with faulty Takata airbags is risking serious injury, death or registration suspension. Check your vehicle now.

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