Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll has announced Local Industry Fund for Transition (LIFT) grants for two businesses in Melbourne’s south-east. Australian Fresh Leaf Herbs, one of the country’s leading herb growers and distributors, will use its LIFT grant for a $20.88 million project that will create 108 local jobs and transition ten
Impacted workers from the Churchill abattoir closure in Queensland are set to benefit from the State Government’s assistance for major meat processors and exporters aimed at hiring these workers and workers who lost their jobs from related shutdowns.
Federal Minister for Urban Infrastructure Paul Fletcher has announced the opening of a new ‘one-stop shop’ for employment, training and education that will provide South Australian jobseekers will an unprecedented access to job vacancies on the $985
An innovative truck manufacturer and a leading tripe producer are just two of a number of Tasmanian companies that received funding under the second round of the Advanced Manufacturing Transition Fund, which was established to support former Caterpillar
The latest figures by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) revealed that South Australia’s headline employment rate rose by 0.9 per cent to 7.7 per cent in February. The data showed that 8,000 more South Australians were in work last month compared to
The latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics show that unemployment in the country has remained steady at 5.8%, with 1,000 jobs lost in the last month of 2015. “The trend shows that around 312,000 more people were employed in December 2015
The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reported a 2.5 per cent increase in employment in November compared to the same period in 2014. “The trend shows that around 293,000 more people were employed in November 2015 than in November 2014; an increase