Tag: Victor Dominello

Think Smart: Making CALD communities understand Fair Trading Laws

  ( IST News Desk): Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation Victor Dominello on 25 October launched Fair Trading’s Think Smart Multicultural Education Strategy2016-19 at the Think Smart Multicultural Media Conference in Parramatta, says a Fair Trading Media release.   The Strategy explores effective consumer education strategies to help improve service delivery to NSW’s culturally and […]

October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments More

In her murder, Prabha unites community in Sydney

It needs one incident to unite the community.  And, the news of brutal murder of Indian Techie Prabha  Arun Kumar on 7 March 2015 spread like wild fire engulfing the entire Sydney, Melbourne, other Australian cities and the heat was also felt in India. Prabha was walking up the Parramatta Park towards her home and […]

March 14, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Mike Baird, Victor Dominello send best wishes on R-Day

 Premier Mike Baird:  I am pleased to send my best wishes to the Indian-Australian community of NSW on the occasion of India Republic Day. On 26 January 1950, India’s National Constitution came into force, marking the birth of the Indian Republic. Given the historic bonds between the people of our two nations, it is apt […]

January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Sydney Opera House lights up for Deepawali

The sails of the Sydney Opera House have turned a vibrant orange and yellow during an event hosted by NSW Premier Mike Baird and Minister for Citizenship and Communities Victor Dominello in celebration of the Hindu festival of lights, Deepavali. Mr Baird and Mr Dominello were joined by Multicultural NSW Chair and prominent member of […]

October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments More

NSW drops electricity prices : Ministers

 Minister for Resources and Energy Anthony Roberts said many NSW households are now enjoying the decrease in their electricity bills, with the deregulation  of the retail electricity market, which has been in effect since 1 July. Mr Roberts said regulated retail electricity customers are now on the transitional tariff which is 1.5 per cent lower […]

August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Abbott, Shorten, NSW leaders send Independence Day wishes

  I send best wishes to everyone celebrating Indian Independence Day. As the world’s largest democracy, this is an occasion to honour the contribution of India to the world. On the eve of independence in 1947, Jawaharlal Nehru said that “India will awake to life and freedom” and would “step from the old to the […]

August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Vic Alhadeff quits as chair of CRC

“It is with considerable regret that I have decided to resign from my position as Chair of the NSW Community Relations Commission, Vic Alhadeff said in a statement. I have chosen to do so in the interests of the CRC and its important work in fostering social harmony within our society. It is clear that […]

July 27, 2014 | 0 Comments More

White Ribbon to strenghten engagement with Multicultural NSW

Minister for Citizenship and Communities Victor Dominello today announced the NSW Government would provide $80,000 to White Ribbon Australia to strengthen engagement with culturally diverse communities and increase awareness about violence against women. The announcement was made in the lead up to White Ribbon Night, a new initiative which encourages Australians to “have a night […]

July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments More

NSW Premier hosts Iftaar dinner for fasting Muslim community

NSW Premier Mike Baird has Last night hosted an Iftar dinner for those in the NSW Muslim community observing the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. Mr Baird hosted the NSW Government’s annual event at NSW Parliament House. The Premier’s Iftar Dinner was attended by Members of Parliament, Muslim Imams and community leaders, as well as […]

July 25, 2014 | 1 Comment More

NSW Police gets top marks in Advancing Multiculturalism

Minister for Citizenship and Communities Victor Dominello today recognised the NSW Police Force for its outstanding performance in the delivery of programs and services for multicultural communities.   Speaking at the launch of the Community Relations Commission’s (CRC) Report 2013 – Advancing Multiculturalism in NSW – Mr Dominello praised NSW Police for its focus on […]

May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments More