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Business and industry speakers impart innovative strategies at Amplify Festival

October 8, 2013 • Events, NewsComments (0)

The ever-changing business landscape requires business people to keep up with the pace as something new and exciting takes place every day. It is not enough to know just one aspect of business. Staying competitive means one has to understand the evolving needs of the customer, redesigning work to get better results, and imparting skills …

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Social manufacturing project helps employ people with disabilities in Queensland

October 8, 2013 • NewsComments (0)

A social manufacturing campaign to raise employment opportunities in the community of Narangba area in Queensland has recently been launched on the popular Australian crowdfunding platform Pozible. SocialCIC announced their new project called “Social

SA Premier Weatherill is losing patience over drawn-out process regarding Holden’s future

October 8, 2013 • NewsComments (0)

South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill is losing patience with the “dillydallying” over Holden’s future as the car manufacturer’s workers worry that the plant tour which happened last week only brought about further delay and uncertainty. According

Yoghurt manufacturer Chobani adds new appointments to sales and marketing teams

October 8, 2013 • NewsComments (0)

Yoghurt manufacturer Chobani Australia has appointed five new members to its commercial team as the company looks to continue its positive growth in the Australian market, reports Australian Food News. Three new sales appointments will be reporting to Lyn

Tasmanian Government launches third round of funding for innovative projects

October 8, 2013 • Grants, NewsComments (0)

The third round of the Tasmanian Government Innovation and Investment Fund (TGIIF) worth $1.5 million has officially opened on Monday, according to a media release. The TGIIF, which is aligned with the Tasmanian Government’s Economic Development Plan, aims

ANSTO gets licence for new nuclear med manufacturing centre at Lucas Heights

October 7, 2013 • NewsComments (0)

The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) has been granted a licence by the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPANSA) for the preparation of a site for the ANSTO Nuclear Medicine Molybdenum-99 Facility, a new

Flames engulf plastics manufacturing factory west of Brisbane

October 7, 2013 • NewsComments (0)

A major fire broke out at the factory of Viscount Plastics in Brisbane just after 3pm (AEST) on Sunday, causing about $500,000 worth of damage. According to a report on ABC News, authorities are investigating the possibility that the fire in the Ipswich plant