Media Releases

SA needs robust strategy for Japanese trade

South Australia requires a robust strategy for international trade with Japan as the Japan- Australia Economic Partnership Agreement takes effect today.
 

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SA lacks trade presence in South Korea as FTA takes effect

The Weatherill Labor Government should provide immediate on-ground assistance for exporters in South Korea in order for South Australia to capitalise on the Korea-Australia Free Trade Agreement that will enter into force today.

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Cricket fans get unique opportunity with World Cup trophy

South Australians will have a unique opportunity to see the ICC Cricket World Cup trophy firsthand as it travels around the State this week ahead of next year’s tournament.

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Don’t be fooled by Labor’s latest export promises

The State Labor Government’s continued failure to meet key export targets casts a cloud over its latest prediction of $18 billion in exports by 2017.
 

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Double blow for Adelaide Oval patrons

South Australian families and sport fans are set to take another hit to the hip pocket with Adelaide Oval’s Stadium Management Authority forced to pass an almost 750 per cent increase in the Emergency Service Levy.

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South Australia must invest in booming almond industry

The Weatherill Labor Government must invest in a $10 million horticultural research and development facility to be constructed in the Riverland to ensure the vital project does not go interstate.

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SA at risk of losing $12 million almond investment as Victorian Government announces funding

South Australia is at risk of losing one of the most important horticultural research and development investments in the past decade with the Victorian Coalition today committing $12 million to an Almond Centre of Excellence should it win the November election.
 

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Celebrating SA’s irrigators during National Water Week

Member for Chaffey Tim Whetstone is urging South Australians to recognise the importance of the River Murray to the South Australian economy during National Water Week.
 

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South Australians pay the price for Labor’s stormwater ignorance

South Australian taxpayers are paying the price for Labor’s decision to unnecessarily double the size of Adelaide’s desalination plant while ignoring stormwater harvesting opportunities.

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New market access needed for SMEs in regional SA

Small and medium sized enterprises across regional South Australia must be provided with further support to access new markets, with recently released statistics revealing a significant spike in business insolvencies in regional South Australia in the 2014 June quarter.
 

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