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Wednesday November 21, 2018

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SA Job Losses Blamed on Energy Policy
Energy
Thursday March 23 2017

SA Job Losses Blamed on Energy Policy

A "chilling" of investment in renewable energy, leading to a loss of jobs, has highlighted the need for South Australia's $550 million energy plan, Premier Jay...

Tasmania: Boxing Above its Weight on Jobs!
Business
Tuesday March 21 2017

Tasmania: Boxing Above its Weight on Jobs!

With the Australian unemployment rate taking economists by surprise and recording an unexpected drop in January from 5.8 to 5.7 per cent seasonally adjusted, something equally...

Construction Data Details Falling Employment
Business
Monday November 28 2016

Construction Data Details Falling Employment

It's going to be tough fitting the six-year low in construction into the government's jobs-and-growth story.

Aussie Jobs Go West
Business
Tuesday April 26 2016

Aussie Jobs Go West

A strange thing has been happening in Western Australia ever since many predicted a crash for WA’s job market in the post-mining and resources boom era...

Slowdown in Residential Construction Expected for South Australia
Residential
Tuesday March 29 2016

Slowdown in Residential Construction Expected for South Australia

Residential construction in South Australia could fall by more than 10 per cent in the next financial year, a leading economic forecaster is predicting.

Australian Jobs Market a Tale of Two Coasts
Business
Wednesday March 23 2016

Australian Jobs Market a Tale of Two Coasts

The Australian job market has continued its roller coaster ride of the last couple of years in February with the unemployment rate dropping to 5.8 per...

Construction Professionals in Huge Demand as Jobs Surge
Business
Wednesday January 20 2016

Construction Professionals in Huge Demand as Jobs Surge

Desperate employers are hiring candidates without local experience, bringing in workers from overseas and even using sign on bonuses as demand for workers as the construction...

SA Government Eyes Construction to Create Jobs
Business
Friday January 15 2016

SA Government Eyes Construction to Create Jobs

South Australia's government will create more than 2,000 construction jobs in 2016 in the hope of boosting its struggling economy.

Construction Industry Defies Unemployment Drop
Business
Tuesday October 20 2015

Construction Industry Defies Unemployment Drop

The Australian Bureau of Statistics Jobs data showed a loss of 5,000 jobs in the Australian economy in September yet despite this the unemployment rate remained...

Business
Feb 23 2018
WA Economy Back from the Brink: Report

A rebounding West Australian economy is forecast to bring jobs and long-awaited wages growth, but the weight of government debt remains a threat to the...

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