Victoria

Shopify will participate in Victoria’s Small Business Digital Adaptation Program, a $20 million initiative by the state Government to help Victorian businesses thrive in a new digital economy. Under the scheme small businesses in Victoria are eligible for up to $1,200 in rebates for the adoption or upgrading of approved

The Victorian Government has allocated $52.9 million for “digital government and communications” over the next financial year, as more citizens are going online for services. The new budget, released yesterday, also revealed the success of services will now be measured against customer satisfaction rather than traditional project delivery metrics. Nominate

Taxi and Hire Car Drivers in Victoria are preparing to sue Uber for hundreds of millions of dollars in lost earnings. It will be alleged Uber operated illegally when they launched in Victoria without legal approval in the state, according to the Australian Associated Press. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular