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March 2017

March update on the economic summits

Date: 9 March 2017

Public forums are now underway across the Territory as part of the economic summits. Attending a forum is only one of the ways that Territorians can participate. Feedback can also be provided through online surveys, online direct feedback, emailing submissions or calling 1800 733 458.

Read the March 2017 - Newsletter 3.

February 2017

Australian China Business Council position paper

Date: February 2017

The Australian China Business Council has released a position paper on the Northern Territory’s economic summits.

Read the NT Economic Summit position paper (122.3 kb).

Tourism NT industry update

Date: 8 February 2017

Tourism NT have released the February industry update. This month includes updates on Territory Economic Summits, Free China Ready Workshop, Tourism Australia briefing in Darwin and more.

Read the Tourism NT industry update.

February update on the economic summits

Date: 9 February 2017

Following the Christmas and New Year break, the economic summits team are continuing to meet with stakeholder groups including the Darwin Major Business Group, Civil Contractors Federation NT, Extractive Industries Association, NT Road Transport Association, and Tourism Top End.

Read the February 2017 - Newsletter 2.

January 2017

Territorians encouraged to participate in economic summits

Date: 30 January 2017

The Northern Territory Government is holding a series of economic summits across the Northern Territory in partnership with independent consultants Deloitte.

From the summits, a co-designed economic development framework will be developed.

Read the full article on Territorian encouraged to participate in economic summits on the Engineers Australia website.

January update on the economic summits

Date: 19 January 2017

The Northern Territory Government is holding a series of economic summits across the Northern Territory in partnership with independent consultants Deloitte. The first phase of consultations was held in Darwin, Katherine, Nhulunbuy, Tennant Creek and Alice Springs with industry groups, business, regional economic development committees and local stakeholders. Over 114 organisations and in excess of 250 individuals were consulted during this phase.

Read the January 2017 - Newsletter 1.

December 2016

Economic Summit series enters new phase

Date: 1 December 2016

Luke Bowen presenting to audience at media event on the Territory Economic Summitt

More than 114 organisations and 250 people have taken part in the extensive first round of Economic Summit consultations.

The Economic Summit series - announced by the Territory Labour Government upon coming to office - will shape the next 10 years of the Northern Territory’s economic development.

The first round of consultation with business and industry representatives winds up today, with Chief Minister Michael Gunner addressing participants at their final meeting in Darwin.

Read the full media release on Economic Summit series enters new phase.

October 2016

Northern Land Council - Land Rights News

Date: October 2016

The Northern Land Council will be a leading participant in the Northern Territory Government’s economic summit series, which will provide an opportunity to inform the development of an economic development framework.

Read the full article in the Land Rights News, October 2016 edition.

Business bulletin 

Date: 20 October 2016

Stakeholder consultations are underway this week, signalling the start of the economic summit series.

Read the full article in the Business bulletin - 20 October 2016.

Last updated: 09 Mar 2017