Department of State Development


Record numbers of international students boosting jobs in South Australia

26 Nov 2019 International Education

For the first time, the number of international students enrolled in South Australian institutions has exceeded 40,000 and is expected to create more than 1300 additional local jobs.

Three new export and investment programs to drive growth

19 Nov 2019 Trade

An injection of almost $4 million will accelerate export growth and enhance investment opportunities in South Australia.

Aviation software firm one of 27 companies to receive export support funding

14 Jun 2019 Trade

Adelaide-based aviation software developer, Avinet, is one of twenty-seven South Australian companies to share in more than $544,000 in State Government grants to help increase exports into key international markets.

Industry interest groups to drive uptake of emerging technologies

06 Jun 2019 Hi-Tech Sector

South Australian companies will be able to share knowledge and experience to drive the uptake of emerging technologies under a new initiative set-up by the South Australian Government.

SA’s international student enrolment exceeds national growth

05 Jun 2019 International Education

The first time since 2011, South Australia’s international student enrolments have exceeded the national growth rate, 11.4 per cent to 11.1 per cent, with the state attracting nearly 30,400 enrolments in the first three months of 2019*.

South Australia brand to stay as Government targets interstate and overseas markets

17 May 2019 State Brand

The South Australian Government has reaffirmed its strong commitment to the South Australia brand - with a renewed focus on interstate and international markets, and view to refresh how the state is promoted to drive economic and jobs growth.

SA wins Mortal Kombat

15 May 2019 Creative Industries

One of the world’s most popular video games Mortal Kombat will be transformed into a blockbuster movie in the biggest film production project in South Australia’s history.

German supermarket giant granted approval to build its first SA store

05 Apr 2019 Food Wine and Agribusiness

One of the world’s largest retailers, Kaufland, has been granted development approval to build its first South Australian store in Prospect, creating hundreds of construction and retail jobs.

Global start-ups to be lured to new SA ‘Landing Pad’ to grow local jobs and industry

21 Mar 2019 Hi-Tech Sector

Leading international start-ups will be lured to South Australia under a $4 million investment from the Marshall Government’s Economic and Business Growth Fund to further stimulate the local economy, create jobs and grow crucial industries.

New SA trade and investment office in Tokyo opens

08 Mar 2019 Food Wine and Agribusiness

Growing local jobs, driving inbound investment and creating new opportunities for South Australian exporters in the world’s third largest economy will be the focus of the Marshall Government’s new trade and investment office in Japan.