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Business update: Novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Business update: Novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

Useful information for Northern Territory (NT) businesses around coronavirus (COVID-19).

Territory’s space industry takes important step forward

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Territory’s space industry takes important step forward

The Northern Territory is cementing is position in the trillion-dollar global space industry, with European aerospace company ArianeGroup announcing the Centre for Appropriate Technology will host their GEOTracker® station.

Nominate now for the 2020 NT Training Awards

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Nominate now for the 2020 NT Training Awards

Nominations for the 65th Northern Territory (NT) vocational education and training (VET) awards are now open.

Gas service and supply plan released

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Gas service and supply plan released

The Northern Territory’s gas service and supply plan has been released at an Energy Club NT briefing in Darwin.

Tourism Resilience Intensive Business Support Program launched

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Tourism Resilience Intensive Business Support Program launched

Tourism Fast Track is a new intensive business support program addressing business survival, business revival and business growth.

Building the Terabit Territory

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Building the Terabit Territory

The Northern Territory (NT) Government will partner with the leading Australian telecommunications company Vocus to upgrade the Territory’s existing fibre optic cable from 400 gigabites to 20 terabits.

Investing in Alice Springs infrastructure

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Investing in Alice Springs infrastructure

The Northern Territory Government is creating more local jobs with the Alice Springs Asia Pacific Airport Storage and Maintenance Facility the latest recipient of a $1 million investment through the Local Jobs Fund.

Project Sea Dragon: $200 million worth of contracts to be released for tenders in 2020

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Project Sea Dragon: $200 million worth of contracts to be released for tenders in 2020

Seafarms’ Project Sea Dragon has commenced construction at the Bynoe Harbour Core Breeding Centre with earthworks and bitumen being laid for access roads, along with outlet ponds and fencing.

Boosting our population through NT higher education grants

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Boosting our population through NT higher education grants

The Northern Territory (NT) Government is strengthening the Territory’s skills base, and helping keep Territory students in the NT by offering higher education study grants to those undertaking their first undergraduate degree in the NT.

Boosting our population: DAMA II marks successful first year

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Boosting our population: DAMA II marks successful first year

Northern Territory (NT) businesses sought to fill 520 positions with skilled migrants in 2019 - a 263% year-on-year increase - following a major change to the NT’s Designated Area Migration Agreement (DAMA).