Department of State Development


Innovative Medical Device Partnering Program expanding into Singapore

25 Jul 2017 Trade, Investment

The South Australian Government has witnessed Flinders University sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Nanyang Technological University Singapore (NTU Singapore), to create an international node of Flinders’ successful Medical Device Partnering Program (MDPP).

Scholarship for Aboriginal university students

25 Jul 2017 Aboriginal Affairs

Two women studying at university in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) related fields have been named joint recipients of this year’s Terry Roberts Memorial Scholarship.

Business missions to Singapore and Malaysia to focus on key growth sectors

23 Jul 2017 Investment, Trade

South Australia’s powerhouse industry sectors, including agriculture, food and wine, defence, professional services, and education, research and development, will be the focus of a business mission to South East Asia this week.

Meeting of minds in Singapore on the future of technology and skills

20 Jul 2017 Investment, Trade

South Australia will play a leading role in Singapore at a conference aimed at exploring new opportunities from emerging technologies, and their impact on skills and international trade.

New plan targets North East Asian markets for increased trade

13 Jul 2017 Trade

Markets in the Republic of Korea, Japan and Taiwan in North East Asia will be targeted in a new plan to increase trade and uncover opportunities.

$471,779 in export funding for industry associations

06 Jul 2017 Trade

More than $471,000 has gone to South Australian industry associations including food, wine, manufacturing and small business to help their members develop new markets and grow jobs.

Kaurna Elder and esteemed Aboriginal educator share 2017 Premier’s NAIDOC Award

05 Jul 2017 Aboriginal Affairs

Frank Wanganeen was named the Premier’s NAIDOC Award winner for 2017 at a ceremony held at Ayers House last night, while the late Dr Alice Rigney was honoured with a posthumous award.

Workforce hubs to provide link to employment opportunities in the disability sector

02 Jul 2017 Skills, Employment

Five new disability workforce hubs in South Australia will connect job seekers with local employers, training providers and employment to help fill local job opportunities in the expanding disability sector.

NAIDOC Week celebrations begin

30 Jun 2017 Aboriginal Affairs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages are the focus of this year’s NAIDOC Week, starting Sunday 2 July, until 9 July.

Student teachers bring real-world science into schools

27 Jun 2017 Science

More than 60 student teachers have gained first-hand industry experience to inspire their students and teach them about the benefits of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM), through an innovative pilot program.