Delay university funding cuts or South Australia's unemployment will worse, expert says
“The job is not yet over and the closure of Holden will cause more pain for South Australia,” Dr Close said. “What SA needs is a Government that knows this is a difficult time and is paying attention to investment and is paying attention to employment.”.
Jobless rate takes a slide in SA
A drop in unemployment in South Australia is at odds with the ongoing criticism of the state government's controversial bank tax, acting state Employment Minister Susan Close says. Australian Bureau of Statistics figures released on Thursday put SA's ...
Unemployment figures in South Australia improve but remain the highest in trend terms
Australia's golden run of jobs growth continues
SA jobless rate drops, no longer the worst
Irrigation plan to pump recycled water Bolivar to Adelaide Plains may create up to 3700 agriculture, horticulture jobs
“This project will be key to developing greater market access for South Australian producers to Hong Kong, Malaysia, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Indonesia and Singapore. “This project is a great example of the kind of infrastructure we are delivering ...
Future Frigates tender process may exclude Australian workforce, Nick Xenophon says
The Federal Government has committed an "act of bastardry and deception" and must start over with the Future Frigates program tender process, South Australian senator Nick Xenophon has said. Senator Xenophon said a leaked tender document had confirmed ...
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Mid North locals employed throughout construction
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The Mid North will receive an employment boost after it was announced this week that electrical engineering company Consolidated Power Projects had committed to employ locals for the construction of the Tesla battery. Up to 50 South Australian workers ...
Internet firms cut off white supremacist groups
In seasonally adjusted terms, South Australia had the largest drop in unemployment (down 0.4 percentage points) following by Queensland (0.3). However, the state's participation rate – which measures people in employment or actively seeking work ...
South Australia energy plan: Port Augusta will be home to new $650 million solar thermal power plant
Construction is set to begin in 2018 and be complete by 2020, creating an expected 650 construction jobs and 50 ongoing positions. SolarReserve will pay to construct the plant and the State Government ... “The Port Augusta story is a stark example of ...
South Australian Government delays proposed SA Pathology job cuts until after 2018 State Election
Professionals Australia had repeatedly warned the job cuts would impact on patient safety, with longer waiting time for diagnoses and treatment. The SA Salaried Medical Officers Association and Ambulance Employees Association had also warned against ...
SA pathology job cuts put on hold
Queensland unemployment rate falls, but wages continue to lag
However, that was tied second worst with South Australia, only coming behind Tasmania at 6.3 per cent. Average full time weekly earnings for Queensland adults was $1496, according to the latest data, putting the state only ahead of Tasmania and South ...
More hyperbole over the Barnaby saga
Labor kept up its demand that Malcolm Turnbull stand down his deputy from cabinet and not accept his vote in the house. It tried to link his vote to job losses in South Australia and penalty rate cuts in Penrith Plaza. The jobs link gave Turnbull the ...