The Hon Ian Macfarlane MP
The Hon Ian Macfarlane MP was sworn in as Minister for Industry on 18 September 2013.
18 November 2014
Australia will host the 15th Ministerial Level Meeting of the Forum for Nuclear Cooperation in Asia (FNCA) for the first time, reaffirming the nation’s position as a global leader in nuclear non-proliferation.
13 November 2014
Industry Minister Ian Macfarlane welcomed new figures today which show the number of people starting trade and non-trade apprenticeships and traineeships increasing for the first time in over a year.
12 November 2014
The Labor Party has shattered more than a decade of bipartisanship on the Renewable Energy Target (RET) and walked away from playing any constructive role in putting the Australian renewable energy industry on a long-term sustainable footing.
11 November 2014
Industry Minister Ian Macfarlane has congratulated two international teams of astronomers, including several from Australia, who have received global recognition for their research through a prestigious science prize.