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Entries for December 2016

Small Business Commissioner backing state’s $34 billion SME sector

The Office of the Small Business Commissioner continued its support of the state’s economic engine room, the SME sector in the 2015/16.Minister for Small Business Martin Hamilton-Smith tabled the latest annual report of the SBC Office this week. The report shows there was a substantial increase in t... ... (Sunday, 11 December 2016)

South Australia’s October overseas goods exports

South Australia’s overseas goods exports totalled $10.8 billion in the year to October 2016, according to figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.This was down 7.7 per cent compared with the year to October 2015. Figures show national exports totalled $242 billion in the year t... ... (Thursday, 08 December 2016)

South Australia’s first Small Business Statement released

The State Government’s first consolidated “State of the State” Annual Small Business Statement sets a future course for the sector that provides almost a quarter of a million local jobs, is worth $34 billion each year and underpins the local economy.Released today at an industry event by Minister fo... ... (Thursday, 08 December 2016)

Fisheries agreement to support West Java graduates in South Australia

An agreement signed today between the Australian Maritime and Fisheries Academy (AMFA) and the Fisheries and Marine Agency of West Java Province, will support the development of a two year training and industry placement pilot program for graduates from West Java’s maritime vocational schools.The Me... ... (Wednesday, 07 December 2016)

Malaysia meeting further cements relationship

South Australia’s relationship with Malaysia received a boost today as Malaysia’s International Trade and Industry Minister Dato’ Sri Mustapa Bin Mohamed visited Adelaide for the first time since 2014.At a meeting with Minister for Investment and Trade Martin Hamilton-Smith the Ministers discussed m... ... (Tuesday, 06 December 2016)

Latest steps in getting SA companies ready for defence contracts

Defence SA will hold the first in a series of forums today that are aimed at getting South Australian companies ready to take part in lucrative Defence contracts.Minister for Defence Industries Martin Hamilton-Smith said the forums were about supporting local companies and giving them a competitive ... ... (Tuesday, 06 December 2016)

'Mitcham AFA Family' Book Launch

Hon MARTIN HAMILTON-SMITH MP Speaking at ‘Mitcham AFA Family’ Book Launch Thank you for inviting me to officially launch the Mitcham AFA Family. I still remember the first time I visited this AFA. I would have been no older than 11. At that age, I imagine, I was probably running amok outside on the ... ... (Monday, 05 December 2016)

'Mitcham AFA Family' Book Launch