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Why UK companies should consider a move to Sydney


Following the UK’s historic trade deal with Australia, businesses looking for a foothold in the fast-growing Asia-Pacific region should look to New South Wales.

Latest round of expression of interest for $50 million boost in NSW CBDs revitalisation

The latest round of Investment NSW’s $50 million CBDs Revitalisation Program funding has opened for applications, with more than $20 million on offer for creative activities that will transform Greater Sydney CBDs from June to August 2022.

Sydney's Tech Central takes centre stage at SXSW

The biggest innovation district of its kind in Australia will feature in a special South by Southwest (SXSW) event this week, showcasing how universities, startups, scaleups, high-tech giants and the community have created a unique ecosystem close to Sydney Harbour.

Expert Council set to support NSW investment growth

Investment NSW has brought together eminent industry and business leaders across global markets and priority sectors to help identify, connect and advise the NSW Government on NSW and international investment opportunities.

Fintech leader Afterpay set to expand in Sydney’s Tech Central

NSW has further cemented itself as a global leader in the tech space, with financial technology platform Afterpay confirmed as the second anchor tenant for Sydney’s growing Tech Central precinct.

NSW space tech to board Australia's first ride-share satellite

A payload of space technology designed by five of the state’s most ambitious space-related businesses, including robotic arms, solar cells and space edge computers, will be launched into orbit to test and prove functionality, as part of an Australian-first ride-share satellite mission to make NSW a global force in space technology.

Accelerating the commercialisation of research products

The Innovation District Challenges supported businesses to accelerate the commercialisation of products or services that directly address the impact of COVID-19.

Search for operator for $1 million NSW cyber security accelerator

Investment NSW is calling for expressions of interest from experienced startup accelerators to run a three-year Cyber Security Accelerator in Residence to help NSW-based cyber security businesses develop products, fine tune business models and boost their connections with international investors.

NSW businesses and international students gain benefits through work experience

Investment NSW has partnered with businesses across the state to deliver 1,300 international student work experience placements that will provide businesses with global insights and research, whilst gearing students with a network for future career development.

Expanded Google presence secures NSW’s digital future

Investment NSW has welcomed Google Australia’s $1 billion investment in local infrastructure, research and partnerships, including a new expanded Sydney headquarters, as the state secures its future as the southern hemisphere’s premier digital and technology hub.

NSW business security in cyber-safe hands

The NSW Cyber Security Workforce and Skills Development Program is working to shape high school and university students into the cyber experts of tomorrow, thanks to $650,000 of Commonwealth investment through the Cyber Security Skills Partnership and Innovation Fund.

International students shine bright at awards

Twelve international students and six organisations have been announced as finalists in the 2021 NSW International Student Awards, recognising the outstanding contributions international students make to communities in NSW.