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Darwin Businesses Resuming Trade

With the continuing clean-up effort across the Northern Territory’s Top End following Tropical Cyclone Marcus, Territory businesses have mobilised to resume normal trade as soon as possible and ensuring their properties, their homes, their staff and families are safe to do so.

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First major win for Turbocharging Tourism - Alice Springs to Welcome New Virgin Airline Route

Minister for Tourism and Culture welcomed the announcement today by Virgin Australia that it will commence a new route between Brisbane and Alice Springs from 19 June 2018.

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Welcoming Chinese Visitors to the NT

The Northern Territory Government is providing a range of small grants to assist NT based tourism, retail and hospitality businesses to welcome Chinese visitors to the NT.

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International Visitor Survey supports Turbocharging Tourism Plan

Tourism Research Australia has released the results from the latest international Visitor Survey IVS for the year ending December 2017 providing insight into international visitor trends to the Northern Territory in comparison to the rest of Australia.

Proposed changes to the Veterinarian Act

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Proposed changes to the Veterinarian Act

The Veterinary Board of the Northern Territory is seeking feedback on proposed changes to the Veterinarian Act and Code of Conduct. The proposed changes aim to enable better functionality and service of the legislation to veterinarians and the general public.

Host an OBM 2018 partner event

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Host an OBM 2018 partner event

October Business Month (OBM) 2018 partner event registrations are officially open.

Territory on track for banana freckle freedom

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Territory on track for banana freckle freedom

Officers from the National Banana Freckle Eradication Program are currently delivering the final round of banana plant inspections to ensure the Territory can be declared free of the disease.

Nominations now open for the 2018 NT Training Awards

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Nominations now open for the 2018 NT Training Awards

Do you know a Territory business, organisation or individual doing outstanding things in the vocational education and training (VET) sector?

Northern Territory finalists announced for the AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award 2018

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Northern Territory finalists announced for the AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award 2018

Three inspiring Territorians have been named as finalists in the Northern Territory (NT) AgriFuturesTM Rural Women’s Award.

Defence strategy released

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Defence strategy released

Positioning the Territory to benefit from $20 billion of Australian Defence Force construction projects planned over the next 20-years is a key part of the Northern Territory Government’s Defence and National Security Strategy.