Media Statements

For Portfolio: State Development, Jobs and Trade

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

15/06/2018

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Start of LNG production from Wheatstone Train 2 delivers long-term jobs

15/06/2018

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

BHP’s multibillion dollar investment in WA to create thousands of jobs

13/06/2018

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Government works with Mineral Resources Ltd to protect WA jobs

13/06/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development

WA Industry Link rolled out to the regions

3/06/2018

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Premier to visit Beijing to further strengthen economic ties and promote WA

1/06/2018

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Planning

Woodside’s jobs portal to secure work for Karratha locals

30/05/2018

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Education and Training

Boost for WA jobs as Jobs and Skills Centres open

28/05/2018

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Boost for WA jobs with new Pilbara FMG mine on track

24/05/2018

McGowan; Johnston

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Mines and Petroleum

New strategy to capitalise on once-in-a-lifetime lithium opportunity

10/05/2018

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Transport

METRONET Budget includes WA's biggest ever rail investment

9/05/2018

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Small Business

Celebrating 30 years of the WA Industry and Export Awards

4/05/2018

McGowan; Johnston

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Mines and Petroleum

New Kwinana lithium refinery to create more WA jobs

22/04/2018

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Transport

Local workers to help build new METRONET railcars

14/04/2018

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Major Gorgon subsea expansion to deliver a boost to WA jobs

16/03/2018

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

New era in job creation: WA Industry Link portal and advisory service launched

16/03/2018

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

WA cabinet making business puts Premier and locals to work

14/03/2018

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Dedicated jobs taskforce set to turn WA into a global LNG hub

12/03/2018

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

McGowan Government’s WA jobs focus on show at Community Cabinet

8/03/2018

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Meridian Park activation to create jobs in Perth’s north

17/02/2018

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

New era for StudyPerth to attract international students and create WA jobs

19/12/2017

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Fisheries

New Albany hatchery to expand aquaculture and create WA jobs

10/12/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

WA’s first commercial walnut orchard gets cracking and packing

7/12/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Jobs Bill passes through State Parliament

29/11/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Canning Basin agreement to be terminated

24/11/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Government and industry join forces in the Pilbara

14/11/2017

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Education and Training

Digital platform showcases WA to Chinese students

27/10/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Industry and export awards celebrate WA's best and brightest

27/10/2017

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Transport

Local Capability Fund to assist local businesses to access METRONET work

27/10/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Kwinana jobs boost as lithium project signs off on Stage 2

22/10/2017

McGowan; Murray

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Sport and Recreation

McGowan Government secures AFL matches at Perth Stadium

20/10/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Premier, Ministers travel to China and Japan next month

19/10/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Channar agreement to be varied to ensure ongoing jobs

11/10/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

State Agreement variation supports Tronox operations

9/10/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

First gas a Wheatstone milestone

8/10/2017

McGowan; Papalia; Saffioti; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Tourism; Transport; Regional Development

McGowan Government lures cruise ships and jobs back to WA

6/10/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

McGowan Labor Government progresses plans for Abrolhos Islands

4/10/2017

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Transport

METRONET railcar strategy to maximise local jobs

3/10/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

McGowan Government’s Cabinet Ministers to meet in Bunbury

25/09/2017

McGowan; Murray

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Sport and Recreation

Local company Gage Roads secures Perth Stadium beer contract

15/09/2017

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Fisheries

Jobs boost for the Mid-West as Abrolhos aquaculture zone opens

15/09/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Peel region benefits from job-creating investments

13/09/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

State Agreement supports $5.6 billion Pilbara project

11/09/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

New Curtin campus for Dubai

5/09/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

WA Industry and Export Awards recognise outstanding local businesses

3/09/2017

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Lands

Ocean Reef Marina transformation set to get underway

30/08/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Premier on hand to open Silvergrass mine

28/08/2017

McGowan; Dawson

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Environment

WA community invited to have a say on container deposit scheme

27/08/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

New laws to secure more WA jobs

25/08/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Tourism, education the focus of Premier’s first international mission

22/08/2017

McGowan; Templeman; Saffioti

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Culture and the Arts; Planning

Cultural industries consortium to focus on job creation

21/08/2017

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Transport

METRONET progress on track

16/08/2017

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Transport

Local jobs created for METRONET tunnel segments

4/08/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Upgrades to Rio Tinto bulk handling facilities to create new jobs boost

4/08/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

WA's resources continue to bolster local content and jobs

4/08/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Premier unveils the biggest single-lift piece of machinery at the AMC

27/07/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Jobs boost with first heavy rare earths project outside China

22/07/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Premier congratulates BHP on expansion of training program

21/06/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

McGowan Government delivers commitment to prioritise WA workers

1/06/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Agriculture and Food

Industry consortium to drive agribusiness jobs

24/04/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

35 years of friendship between Western Australia and Hyogo