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International cricket at Manuka Oval locked in for four years

Bringing major international cricket to Canberra is a huge boost to both our economy and our community.

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Jul 10, 2015 3:00 PM

Government continues red tape reduction for hospitality sector

We recognise that the sector is evolving - and the removal of these historic constraints on the service of alcohol will let venues provide the sort of service Canberrans are seeking.

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Jul 06, 2015 3:20 PM

ACT Government unveils Common Ground to target homelessness

Common Ground shows us what can be achieved when government, business, the community sector and the wider community work together for such a great cause.

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Jul 03, 2015 3:07 PM

Government investment brings visitors to CBR

A packed calendar of summer events has contributed to a 3.2 per cent increase in domestic overnight visitors coming to Canberra for the year ending March 2015.

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Jul 02, 2015 4:12 PM

Canberra filmmakers strike major deal with Asian producer

In a coup for the Canberra film industry, Canberra companies JIA Films and SilverSun Pictures have entered into a partnership with China's Yuezhong Picture that has the potential to deliver $50 million of productions in the next decade.

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Jun 25, 2015 12:37 PM

Canberra interns welcomed to Shenzhen as part of historic MOU

Shenzhen is a city of innovation, and the ACT Government is committed to strengthening the Canberra-Shenzhen relationship by continuing an open dialogue to consolidate commitments under the Memorandum of Friendship, Exchange and Economic Cooperation.

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Jun 24, 2015 11:42 AM

ACT Government waives loan for boundless playground

The ACT Government will waive the $2.5 million loan provided to Boundless Canberra to build the popular, all-abilities playground on the shores of Lake Burley Griffin.

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Jun 17, 2015 3:32 PM

Social Inclusion and Equality statement

The ACT Government's central goal is to help every person reach their full potential as a member of our diverse, inclusive and creative community.

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Jun 06, 2015 11:49 AM

Countering violence against women and their children

Recent tragic deaths in our community serve as a stark reminder of the seriousness and impact of domestic violence.  The ACT Government is determined to support our hard-working service providers, police and emergency services, community organisations and schools to help end this scourge of violence, and aid those experiencing such violence.

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Jun 05, 2015 10:37 AM

Aids Action Council Candlelight Memorial at University House

This candlelight memorial provides us with an opportunity to honour, support and advocate for those affected by the global HIV/AIDS pandemic.

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May 20, 2015 5:03 PM