Top Country Towns to Visit on Your Australian Road Trip

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Your next adventurous road trip should include Australia’s best country towns. You can add these unique places in your GPS and take pit-stops there along the way.  These small towns include renowned restaurants, iconic hotels, breathtaking views, and delicious delicacies. There are literally thousands of country towns, from the Katherine and Adelaide River in Northern … Read more

Employers in Western Australia Are Hiring

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Western Australia is experiencing a bounce back from the global pandemic that shut down the country.  Companies are hiring, and not only to replace those who left their positions. The health care and social assistance sector is the biggest opportunity in the country right now. The sector entails midwives, dietitians, ambulance drivers, physiotherapists, naturopaths, and … Read more

Increase of Employers Trying to Fill Jobs in Australia

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A sign that employers are trying to fill open positions in Australia is the increase in job advertisements in the country.  This is a positive sign for the economy, which recently reopened earlier than expected from the pandemic lockdowns. Total job ads increased by 7.8 percent from the beginning of the pandemic. Australian job ads … Read more

Highly Skilled Educated Immigrants Boost Australia’s Economy

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The Characteristics of Recent Migrants Survey reported that over the past decade, 79 percent of immigrants relocating to Australia had a bachelor’s degree or higher, and another 13 percent had a diploma or advanced diploma qualification. Of those groupings, 25 percent were in commerce and management, engineering and technologies comprised 19 percent, 12 percent were … Read more

New Australian Citizens Soar by 179,000 This Fiscal Year Up 56%

Australia Immigration Agency: Immigration

Over 179,000 people have been awarded Australian citizenship this fiscal year, an increase of 56 percent from last year There are currently over 80,000 people awaiting Australian citizenship. During the coronavirus pandemic shutdown, over 25,000 people have been conferred citizenship online, the majority from the United Kingdom, China, India, and Pakistan.  Face-to-face ceremonies are not … Read more

Acquiring These Skills Can Improve Australian Job Opportunities

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Australia is in a significant period of social and political change, as well as an economic shift, fueled by technological transformation and global competition Over the next decade, the pace of tech changes will be very disruptive to the workplace. A report by Oxford Economics predicts that 630,000 positions will be replaced by new technologies … Read more

Post-Pandemic “Reset” Urged for Australian Immigration

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The debate over temporary immigration to Australia has been opened by labor home affairs spokeswoman Kristina Keneally. She cited the need for a post-pandemic overhaul of the immigration system to put Australian workers first. The government launched the Global Talent Independent program last November, which is geared to bring 5,000 of the top talent around … Read more