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New South Wales Premier and Cabinet cluster agencies aren't paying their suppliers on time, according to the NSW Audit Office.

NSW Premier and Cabinet agencies not paying suppliers on time

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Audit finds “deteriorated performance” in approving purchasing orders.

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Interactive flat panel displays for group collaboration – 3 things to consider

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GovNews Exclusive – Ensure your office audio/visual gear is functional, reliable and simple.

Queensland's Logan City Council has adopted automatic number plate detection technology to detect number plactes and catch illegal parkers in the act.

Number plates tracked to catch illegal parking

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Logan City Council employing number plate detection tactic enforce proper parking.

In an Australian-first initiative, NSW citizens will get digital licences on their mobile devices, such as fishing licence, RSA and RCG.

Service NSW nets Australia’s first digital licences

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In an Australian-first, citizens get digital licences on mobile devices.

Fitting Sydney's second airport into the wider spectrum of the metropolitan area's economy and infrastructure. What will it offer?

Will Sydney be a successful multi-airport city?

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Fitting Badgerys Creek into the wider spectrum of Sydney’s economy and infrastructure.

The University of Queensland has opened a new Centre for Digital Scholarship as part of the state government's broader education agenda.

University of Queensland opens Centre for Digital Scholarship

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New research and learning centre to extend digital literacy in Queensland.

The rise of Trump and the result of Brexit has rewritten the rules of citizen engagement - how can disruptive government be harnessed?

Trump, Brexit show citizens want to be heard

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GovNews Exclusive – New US President and Britain’s recent referendum pose big challenges for engaging with citizens.

The Department of Human Services has boasted that new technology has made it easier for families to do their tax returns at end-of-financial-year.

Technology making tax time less taxing

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New processes making end-of-financial-year more manageable.

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Western Sydney ripe for economic boom through City Deal

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GovNews Exclusive – A new deal between the NSW and federal governments to ensure prosperity for Sydney’s West.

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Interactive flat panel displays for group collaboration – 3 things to consider

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GovNews Exclusive – Ensure your office audio/visual gear is functional, reliable and simple.

The rise of Trump and the result of Brexit has rewritten the rules of citizen engagement - how can disruptive government be harnessed?

Trump, Brexit show citizens want to be heard

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GovNews Exclusive – New US President and Britain’s recent referendum pose big challenges for engaging with citizens.

Appealing to millennials is hard enough, now governments have to content with their fickle technological fads, which is an uphill battle for governments.

Attracting millennials without leaving others behind

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GovNews Exclusive – Uphill struggle to appeal to the Gen-Y demographic, what can governments do?

Australia's digital leadership has many visionaries, but the challenge is in convincing Australians and employees that your inspiration is the way to go.

Cracking the hidden challenges of digital leadership

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GovNews Exclusive – Visionaries have the roadmap, but leading the way for employees and Australian has difficult trials ahead.

Charles Bryant from City of Emeryville, USA gives GovNews an indepth look at the city's ambitious industrial transformation.

5 Minutes With… City of Emeryville’s Charles Bryant

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We get a comprehensive look at a local area’s ambitious industrial transformation from Community Development Director Charles Bryant from City of Emeryville, USA.

Woollahra City Councillor, Katherine O'Regan.

5 Minutes With… Woollahra City Councillor, Katherine O’Regan

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In-depth chat with Katherine O’Regan, city councillor and director of the Future Cities Collaborative.

Dr Jon Lamonte, Chief Executive Transport for Greater Manchester, gives his unique international perspective on light rail developments in the UK.

5 Minutes With… Dr Jon Lamonte, Chief Executive, Transport for Greater Manchester

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Dr Jon Lamonte, Chief Executive Transport for Greater Manchester, gives his unique international perspective on light rail developments in the UK.

Australasian Railway Association CEO Danny Broad chats with GovNews about light rail infrastructure and its big and ambitious future in Australia.

5 Minutes With… Danny Broad, CEO of Australasian Railway Association

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Danny Broad, Chief Executive Officer of the Australasian Railway Association, advises that there needs to be strategic long-term planning in building light rail infrastructure.

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Western Sydney ripe for economic boom through City Deal

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GovNews Exclusive – A new deal between the NSW and federal governments to ensure prosperity for Sydney’s West.

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‘Squishy stuff’ the secret to innovation in Boston

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GovNews Exclusive – A seemingly unlikely part of Sydney is benefiting from Boston’s ideas.

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Seattle: futuristic innovation-hub of the Pacific North-West

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GovNews Exclusive – New developments are underpinning Seattle’s innovative approach to urban growth.

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Emeryville: one of California’s boldest urban fixes

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GovNews Exclusive – Home of Pixar Studios spruiks its groove as it rises from industrial wasteland to thriving tech hub.

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Interactive flat panel displays for group collaboration – 3 things to consider

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GovNews Exclusive – Ensure your office audio/visual gear is functional, reliable and simple.

Fitting Sydney's second airport into the wider spectrum of the metropolitan area's economy and infrastructure. What will it offer?

Will Sydney be a successful multi-airport city?

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Fitting Badgerys Creek into the wider spectrum of Sydney’s economy and infrastructure.

Public sector workers are moving to the private sector, so LinkedIn Talent Solutions has released a report to help attract them back to government.

Finding the best talent in a government workforce

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GovNews Exclusive – Making the public sector an attractive career option for professionals.

 
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