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Jobs will Increase Amidst Reports of Economic Slowdown, Says Employment Forecast

January 25, 2013 • News, UncategorizedComments (0)

The future of the Australian job market is not as bleak as the people are being led to believe. Based on the Employment Forecast of MyCareer which was released November of last year, 137,000 jobs are still expected to be added for job hunters till August 2013, despite the economy slowing down. This is a …

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Job Losses in Karratha Leave Residents in Limbo says AMWU

January 24, 2013 • NewsComments (0)

At least 25 families who resided and relied at Karratha Gas Plant for their livelihood found themselves in a sudden state of uncertainty as new maintenance arrangements led to the loss of 100 permanent jobs, according to the Australian Manufacturing

Australian Made Calls on Aussies to Celebrate Local Products on National Day

January 23, 2013 • NewsComments (0)

The  Australia Made Campaign Limited (AMCL) has encouraged the entire country to celebrate Aussie growers and manufacturers this coming Australia Day, January 26. In a message posted on their website, the group said that the fast approaching national day

RMIT Develops Engineering Program with Dassault Systems

January 21, 2013 • News, TechnologyComments (0)

RMIT University is set to introduce a new Master of Engineering degree program as a result of an agreement signed with leading French technology systems company Dassault Systemes. A world leader in 3-D design software, the Dassault group will help support

GE Mining invests in Australian mining equipment manufacturer

January 19, 2013 • NewsComments (0)

GE Mining, a subsidiary of the multinational GE conglomerate based in Fairfield, Connecticut, has finalised the purchase of the Australian mining equipment manufacturer, Industrea Ltd. Austrade reported, Industrea has a significant presence in China and

Boral’s new business structure to improve competitiveness, while cutting jobs

January 18, 2013 • NewsComments (0)

Boral Limited this week announced the company will be making 700 employees redundant, while undertaking restructuring initiatives that are geared towards strengthen Boral’s competitiveness. The changes will see a reduction in employee numbers in Australia,

Titanium additive manufacturing layer by layer

January 18, 2013 • NewsComments (0)

CSIRO recently set up an Arcam additive manufacturing facility, to provide industry with access to an advanced electron beam melting service and technical expertise in 3D printing technology. The facility is believed to be the first Arcam machine in the