WA tourism figures show 109000 jobs produced
WA tourism figures show 109,000 jobs produced. BTN News: Thursday, 29 June 2017. New research shows tourism in Western Australia provides 109,000 jobs. The 2015-16 State Tourism Satellite Account shows 72,000 people are directly employed by the ...
WA Government slashes skilled migration list to 18 occupations
“Our policy will ensure that, whenever possible, Western Australians will be given first preference on WA jobs. It doesn't make sense to fast-track workers from overseas when there are unemployed Western Australians who are capable of doing the work.
Skilled Occupations List slashed from 178 to 18
Western Australian Premier Mark McGowan announced today that the West Australian Skilled Migration Occupations List (WASMOL) used for state nomination has been slashed. The new list contains 18 occupations which the Premier said reflects the fields ...
Perth's jobs landscape: Tourism, health employment grows after mining boom
THE WA jobs market is changing dramatically in the wake of the mining boom, with workers flooding into areas such as health care, tourism and education as they leave mining and manufacturing. Australian Bureau of Statistics figures show the number of ...
Perth Stadium footbridge to be built in WA
“This is a significant win for WA and the best outcome for the local economy,” Mr McGowan said. “We are securing new local jobs and have renegotiated a complex contract to give us the best chance to have the bridge delivered in time to coincide with ...
Boom in jobs for WA engineers with surge in activity in the mining sector
According to Engineers Australia, the low point over the past decade for mining engineering jobs was in April 2016, when only 101 vacancies were recorded for the month. However, the peak body's latest Engineering Vacancies report shows the number of ...
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Turnbull questions SA bank levy
As the industry warned of retaliatory moves, including reduced investment and relocation of jobs, Western Australia flagged the possibility of following the Weatherill government's lead in its own state budget in September and business leaders and ...
Australian banks face 'Pandora's box' of taxes after state hike
Australian Banks Slugged With A$6.2 Billion Government Levy
WA records one of the biggest drops in jobless rates around the nation
Western Australia has recorded a positive result in its unemployment numbers, recording the biggest uptake in new jobs around the country in May alongside South Australia. Western Australia's unemployment dropped to 5.5 per cent, down from 5.9 per cent ...
Unemployment falls again in WA, nationally
Victorian unemployment rate falls amid surge in full-time jobs
Resource states recover to drive jobless rate lower
Uranium mine ban for WA but existing four projects allowed to proceed
"The development of a uranium industry in WA will no doubt broaden the state's resource export base, contribute future growth to the WA economy through royalties and provide future jobs and opportunities as these projects move through the construction ...
Submarine jobs at risk after DCNS backpedals at Senate committee ...
Future submarine jobs in Adelaide have been thrown into doubt in the wake of an apparent U-turn by French company DCNS on how much work will be carried ...