The government’s announcement of a $3.6 million package to support the mental health of small business owners has been welcomed by the business community.
The government has appointed four regional innovation facilitators to help guide the development of incubators in regional areas.
After announcing plans for the launch of an Australian space agency last September, the Australian Government is set to announce $50 million in funding to establish the organisation in Tuesday’s Budget.
Australia must develop a culture of innovation and ambition: Innovation and Science Australia launches 2030 Strategic Plan
Innovation and Science Australia has issued a “clarion call for national action” to see Australia become a top-tier innovation nation by 2030.
The CSIRO has announced an expansion of its long-running partnership with Boeing that will see the two organisations perform joint research and development in space technologies.
A reshuffle of Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s cabinet has seen Employment Minister, Senator Michaelia Cash named Minister for Jobs and Innovation.