Skilled Nominated Visa Program Closed in ACT

Important announcement The Australian Capital Territory is pleased to announce that program targets for ACT nomination of a Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) have been met for the 2015/16 financial year.   Effective 18 March 2016 at 4:00pm AEST, applications for ACT nomination from overseas residents will not be accepted. …

Underpaid Chinese and Taiwanese Workers

It was reported today that dozens of underpaid Chinese and Taiwanese workers at a mushroom farm in regional NSW have been short-changed tens of thousands of dollars, investigations by the Fair Work Ombudsman have revealed. Fifty-two casual employees, most of whom could not speak English, were collectively underpaid a total …