Latest COVID-19 Update: Changes in restrictions from Monday 7 December

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Govt Release, 2 Dec 2020): The NSW Government has today announced changes in restrictions across the State from next week. As of Monday 7 December, the NSW Government... Read more »

NEW CTP SCHEME CONTINUES TO DRIVE DOWN GREEN SLIP PRICES

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Customer Services Release, 1 Dec 2020): NSW vehicle owners continue to reap the benefits of the State Government’s overhauled CTP Green Slip scheme, with new data revealing Green... Read more »

JOB SKILLS BOOTCAMP COMES TO MACARTHUR

The NSW Government has provided close to $2 million to help 275 young people build skills and kick-start careers in the Macarthur region through the Productivity Bootcamp. Minister for Skills and Tertiary... Read more »

PHONICS COMPULSORY FOR EVERY STUDENT

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Education Release, 30 Nov 2020): The teaching of reading using phonics will be a compulsory part of the classroom from 2021 onwards. Minister for Education Sarah Mitchell said... Read more »

Australia counts more than 4.6 million birds in 7 days!

Canberra (Tribune International, Bird Life Australia/Fiftyacres, Release, 30 Nov 2020): The Aussie Backyard Bird Count saw record-breaking numbers of people heading to their backyards and local green spaces to count their local... Read more »

FREE GENERAL ADMISSION TO UPGRADED AUSTRALIAN MUSEUM

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Premier Office Release, 26 Nov 2020): Visitors to the Australian Museum will soon be able to explore the $57.5 million renovation that has delivered an increase in floor... Read more »

RESTRICTIONS EASED IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Premier Office, 25 Nov 2020): More people will be allowed to gather both at home and in outdoor public spaces, and smaller hospitality venues can increase their capacity... Read more »

BERT EVANS SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Govt Release, 25 Nov 2020): The NSW Government has awarded a total of 95 Bert Evans Apprentice Scholarships for 2020 worth a total of $1.425 million to apprentices... Read more »

MELBOURNE AIRPORT RAIL TO CREATE JOBS FOR YEARS TO COME

Canberra (Tribune International, PM Office Release, 21 Nov 2020): The Melbourne Airport Rail Link route will take travellers into the heart of the CBD in less than 30 minutes following an historic... Read more »

Jodi McKay holds meeting with multicultural festivals organisers

Sydney (Tribune International, a report by Sarwat Hassan, 21 Sep 20); Honourable Jodi Leyanne McKay, the leader of the opposition NSW parliament together with Hon Lynda Voltz, MP,  and Hon Jihad Dib,... Read more »

SMALL BUSINESSES ENCOURAGED TO APPLY FOR SOUTHERN BORDER GRANT

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Treasurer Office Release, 19 September 2020): Eligible NSW small businesses impacted by the closure of the NSW and Victorian border are now benefiting from the $45 million Southern... Read more »

NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) ALERT

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Health Release, 20 September 2020): Two new cases of COVID-19 were diagnosed in the 24 hours to 8pm last night, bringing the total number of cases in NSW... Read more »

COMMUNITY URGED TO ‘GET READY’ FOR BUSHFIRE SEASON

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Premier Office Release, 20 September 2020): Residents across NSW are being encouraged to get ready for the upcoming bushfire season and ensure their home is prepared and their... Read more »

Australia has done well on both the health and economic fronts compared to most countries around the world; The National Cabinet

Canberra (Tribune International, PM Office Release, 18 September 2020): The National Cabinet met today to discuss Australia’s COVID-19 response, recent progress following the Victorian outbreak, easing restrictions (including international border measures), helping... Read more »

JOBS, JOBS AND MORE JOBS FOR NSW WITH $3 BILLION INFRASTRUCTURE SPEND

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Premier Office Release, 15 September 2020): More than 30 new and fast-tracked health, education and transport and roads projects will be delivered across the state within two years,... Read more »

SCHOOL FORMALS AND GRADUATIONS GUIDELINES RELEASED

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Education & Childhood Release, 11 Sept 2020): Guidelines for school formals and graduation ceremonies have been provided to school principals today to assist with managing the one off... Read more »

Kashmir and the United Nations Security Council

Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai India’s Ambassador to the United Nations, T S Tirumurti  has asked the UN Security Council to take off  the “outdated agenda item” of the “India-Pakistan question”, from the... Read more »

NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) ALERT

Tribune International (NSW Health Release, 11 Sept 2020): Ten new cases of COVID-19 were diagnosed in the 24 hours to 8pm last night, bringing the total number of cases in NSW to... Read more »

COVID-19 redefined enterprise networking spending of enterprises across Asia-Pacific, says GlobalData

London (Tribune International, GlobalData Release, 11 September 2020): The outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic continues to persist, as a result of which enterprises are now focussing on remote accessibility and connectivity features for... Read more »

AUSTRALIA SECURES ONSHORE MANUFACTURING AGREEMENTS FOR TWO COVID-19 VACCINES

Sydney (Tribune International, PM Office Release, 7 September 2020): A free COVID-19 vaccine will be available progressively throughout 2021 in Australia, if promising trials prove successful, following a $1.7 billion supply and... Read more »

FIRST NSW AI STRATEGY TO MAKE LIFE EASIER FOR CITIZENS

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW State Release, 4 September 2020): An artificial intelligence (AI) strategy released by the NSW Government today will create jobs and deliver smarter and better services to citizens across... Read more »

NEW RULES TO ALLOW GREATER MOVEMENT FOR AGRICULTURE WORKERS

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Premier Release, 4 September 2020): The NSW Government will work with the Commonwealth to allow greater movement of agriculture workers between States. Premier Gladys Berejiklian said while it’s... Read more »

NEW TASKFORCE TO CREATE JOBS BY ATTRACTING BUSINESS AND TALENT TO AUSTRALIA

Canberra (Tribune International, Govt Press Release, 4 September 2020): International businesses will be lured to Australia and exceptional talent will be encouraged to call Australia home under a new initiative to support... Read more »

NEW ONLINE SERVICE HELPING FAMILIES IN THEIR HOUR OF NEED

Sydney (Tribune International, Customer Services Release, 30 August 2020): A new Australia first digital service aiming to make it easier for families to cope with the loss of a loved one was... Read more »