Archives for January, 2016
Nearly one million Victorian students returning to school today are set to benefit from the Andrews Labor Government’s Education State reforms, including a $566 million – or 70 per cent – boost to equity funding over four years.
In a major breakthrough in the fight against leukaemia, Melbourne medical researchers have shown patients with an advanced form of leukaemia can achieve complete remission with a new tablet treatment.
Victoria’s reputation as Australia’s biotech, pharmaceutical and medical research hub has been strengthened this week with one of the largest preclinical deals in Australia – worth $700 million.
Victoria has the fastest annual economic growth rate in the nation, according to the latest CommSec State of the States Report, released today.
The Andrews Labor Government is giving Victoria’s grassroots cricket clubs the tools and resources they need to help maintain Victoria’s title as Australia’s cricket capital.
The Andrews Labor Government is making Victoria the Education State by breaking the link between disadvantage and achievement.
A much-loved Victorian water safety program that teaches kids vital survival skills has marked a major milestone.
A new free online training package will help frontline workers and service providers respond to people affected by ice safely and effectively.
The Andrews Labor Government is helping emerging sports stars all over the State to fulfil their dreams by assisting with travel costs.
Twenty hospitals across Victoria will share in $35 million worth of funding to replace ageing lifesaving medical equipment with the latest state-of-the art models, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government.
New data shows Victorian consumers are the most confident in the country, with construction and service sectors continuing to grow.