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09 Oct 07

Australian civil service needs IT workers with Australian visas

A new report from the Australian Government Information Management Office on the demand for skilled IT workers in the public service reveals that more effort should be made to recruit foreign workers with Australian visas.
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09 Oct 07

Skilled workers flocking to Australian immigration

Australia is welcoming record levels of immigration, with numbers expected to top 160,000 people for the 2007-08 year under the official Australian immigration programme. Foreign students are also gaining Australian residency visas, adding to levels of Australian immigration that have not been seen since the 1960s.
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08 Oct 07

Lack of oil and gas experts a 'major concern' for Australian immigration

An international report has revealed that production of oil and natural gas in Australia will be restricted by the severe shortage of qualified engineers and project managers. Mining companies are competing for the limited pool of skilled workers and offering very competitive salaries for engineers with Australian Visas.
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08 Oct 07

Healthcare staff with Australian visas needed to 'fill the vacuum'

A recent study by Monash University in Melbourne revealed that the shortage of doctors in Australia is reaching crisis point. State health departments are desperate to recruit overseas-trained medical staff, fast-tracking many Australian visa applications for qualified doctors and nurses. The opportunities for Britons wishing to build a new life through Australian immigration are extensive.
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05 Oct 07

Severe shortage of skilled scientists in Australia

Australia's science research and industry labs are struggling to fill job vacancies with qualified scientists, reports the Australian newspaper. From agriculture to pharmaceuticals there are opportunities for scientists with an Australian visa.
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05 Oct 07

High wages for tradespeople with Australian visas

Australia's skills shortages are continuing to push up the already high costs of trades labour, according to research company HomeSource. Skilled electricians and plumbers with an Australian visa can expect a healthy income as they establish their new life in Australia.
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05 Oct 07

Healthy IT industry needs Australian immigration

Australia's IT services industry has ballooned to record earnings of AU$14 billion for the year, a jump of 3.6 per cent from 2006. However, the IT skills shortage is causing difficulties for an otherwise robust market. Australian immigration for Britons with IT experience has never looked more attractive.
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04 Oct 07

Australian immigration on the menu

Australia's restaurants and catering firms are suffering extreme staff shortages, according to Restaurant & Catering Australia (RCA). Britons interested in Australian immigration or young people considering an Australian working holiday should find many opportunities.
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03 Oct 07

Australian immigration is the 'main solution' to scarcity of labour

Australian businesses are blaming the inability to obtain suitable skilled workers as the single biggest constraint on their operations and Australian immigration is the solution, reports ABC.
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03 Oct 07

New Australian visa rules for skilled workers

Australian companies that want to sponsor skilled workers from abroad must now do so through labour agreement arrangements under new regulations that took effect on October 1st. The aim is to create a better and quicker route for Australian visas to be granted where there is a skills shortage.
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02 Oct 07

New citizenship test no problem for Australian visa holders

Australian immigration's new citizenship test started yesterday and the reaction from the first Australian visa holders to take the exam was positive.
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