Tag: 457

Review recommends abolition of 457 labour market testing 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Skilled migration hokey-pokey continues.
 
IT workers on 457 visas increase 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 5, 2013 | Comment Now 
Union wants protection for Aussie jobs.
 
Govt's 457 visa crackdown becomes law 
By Charis Palmer | Jun 28, 2013 | Comment Now 
Bill passes Upper House in dying minutes.
 
457 visa bill passed by House of Reps 
By Charis Palmer | Jun 27, 2013 | Comment Now 
Katter pushes cap and online register.
 
Aussie IT workers threatened by skilled migrants: survey 
 
Carr criticises communication of 457 visa crackdown 
 
DIAC lacks teeth for 457 probe 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Rorts 'not unlawful', but new powers incoming.
 
Why we use 457s in Australian IT projects 
By Brett Winterford | Mar 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Opinion: Skills gap? No, it comes down to the dollar.
 
Analysis: 457 'rort' or irreversible brain drain? 
By Charis Palmer | Mar 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
Do we really want to lose more skilled IT workers?
 
The hypocrisy of Gillard's 457 crusade 
By Brett Winterford | Mar 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
Opinion: A product of her own policies?
 
PM accuses IT firms of abusing foreign worker program 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
Local tech companies targeted by Gillard.
 
Candle: Skills shortfall to hit NBN 
Dec 7, 2010 | Comment Now 
Call for relaxed rules on 457 visas.
 
IT recruiter signs international hire agreement 
By Liz Tay | Apr 1, 2008 | Comment Now 
A newly-awarded Federal Government labour agreement will allow three recruitment companies to hire and land skilled workers from overseas.
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