There was tellingly little outcry from business groups as the federal government promoted itself as tightening the tap on access to global workers. Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
Australia's prime minister announced the country will scrap a temporary visa for skilled overseas workers.
According to Breitbart.com, the PM argued that Australians must be given priority over.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
The Australian racing industry is on the brink of being "brought to its knees" by Malcolm Turnbull's crackdown on the importation of skilled migrant workers as Racing Australia seeks an urgent meeting.. Brisbane Times
Australia's technology and start-up sector has expressed alarm over the government tearing up the 457 visa program, warning it could leave the industry short of the workers it needs to compete.. Sydney Morning Herald Also reported by •Brisbane Times •The Age
A Bangladeshi man is facing deportation after the Canberra Fastway Couriers franchise he was working at was wound up, amid allegations of fraudulent activity and failures to pay employees and the tax.. Brisbane Times