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Canberra Times
Why this year will be good for Australian exportersahead with optimism. Positive outlook for growth Andrew Hunter, CEO of Efic,
Why this year will be good for Australian exporters
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
ahead with optimism. Positive outlook for growth Andrew Hunter, CEO of Efic, Australia's export credit agency. Recent Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) figures show that the total number of Australian exports of goods and/or services... Read more
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Canberra Times
Upcyclers and rubbish rescuers boost the second-hand economybut also a thrifty one. In 2007, the country dumped more than 21 million tonne
Upcyclers and rubbish rescuers boost the second-hand economy
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
but also a thrifty one. In 2007, the country dumped more than 21 million tonnes of waste in landfill, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. A 2009 report commissioned by the Department of Environment, Heritage and the Arts puts the... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
The 2016 Census Will Keep Your Name And Addresshow that data will be protected after its collection. It will be retained until
The 2016 Census Will Keep Your Name And Address
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 4 hours ago
how that data will be protected after its collection. It will be retained until at least mid-2020. The case made by the Australian Bureau of Statistics for retaining personally identifiable data is, in abstract, perfectly reasonable and... Read more
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The Courier
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [a
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told
The Courier / Posted 11 hours ago
1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [according to the 2012 Australian Bureau of Statistics Personal Safety Survey]," Ms Mitchell said. "600,000 experienced sexual abuse where the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [a
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 hours ago
1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [according to the 2012 Australian Bureau of Statistics Personal Safety Survey]," Ms Mitchell said. "600,000 experienced sexual abuse where the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [a
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told
The Young Witness / Posted 11 hours ago
1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [according to the 2012 Australian Bureau of Statistics Personal Safety Survey]," Ms Mitchell said. "600,000 experienced sexual abuse where the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [a
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told
Western Advocate / Posted 12 hours ago
1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [according to the 2012 Australian Bureau of Statistics Personal Safety Survey]," Ms Mitchell said. "600,000 experienced sexual abuse where the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [a
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 hours ago
1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [according to the 2012 Australian Bureau of Statistics Personal Safety Survey]," Ms Mitchell said. "600,000 experienced sexual abuse where the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [a
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told
Manning River Times / Posted 12 hours ago
1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [according to the 2012 Australian Bureau of Statistics Personal Safety Survey]," Ms Mitchell said. "600,000 experienced sexual abuse where the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [a
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 hours ago
1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [according to the 2012 Australian Bureau of Statistics Personal Safety Survey]," Ms Mitchell said. "600,000 experienced sexual abuse where the... Read more
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The North West Star
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [a
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told
The North West Star / Posted 12 hours ago
1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [according to the 2012 Australian Bureau of Statistics Personal Safety Survey]," Ms Mitchell said. "600,000 experienced sexual abuse where the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [a
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 hours ago
1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [according to the 2012 Australian Bureau of Statistics Personal Safety Survey]," Ms Mitchell said. "600,000 experienced sexual abuse where the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [a
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told
The Border Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [according to the 2012 Australian Bureau of Statistics Personal Safety Survey]," Ms Mitchell said. "600,000 experienced sexual abuse where the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [a
Youth suicide rate demands urgent action ACT conference told
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 hours ago
1.4 million men and women experienced physical violence before the age of 15 [according to the 2012 Australian Bureau of Statistics Personal Safety Survey]," Ms Mitchell said. "600,000 experienced sexual abuse where the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australian dollar at 'crossroads' and likely to trend lower to year's endanalysts say. Quiet trading is expected in the lead-up to Wednesday's second-q
Australian dollar at 'crossroads' and likely to trend lower to year's end
Canberra Times / Posted 16 hours ago
analysts say. Quiet trading is expected in the lead-up to Wednesday's second-quarter consumer price index data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, which economists have long anticipated will be the deciding factor in whether or not the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Australian dollar at 'crossroads' and likely to trend lower to year's endanalysts say. Quiet trading is expected in the lead-up to Wednesday's second-q
Australian dollar at 'crossroads' and likely to trend lower to year's end
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 hours ago
analysts say. Quiet trading is expected in the lead-up to Wednesday's second-quarter consumer price index data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, which economists have long anticipated will be the deciding factor in whether or not the... Read more
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WA Today
Australian dollar at 'crossroads' and likely to trend lower to year's endanalysts say. Quiet trading is expected in the lead-up to Wednesday's second-q
Australian dollar at 'crossroads' and likely to trend lower to year's end
WA Today / Posted 17 hours ago
analysts say. Quiet trading is expected in the lead-up to Wednesday's second-quarter consumer price index data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, which economists have long anticipated will be the deciding factor in whether or not the... Read more
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The Age
Australian dollar at 'crossroads' and likely to trend lower to year's endanalysts say. Quiet trading is expected in the lead-up to Wednesday's second-q
Australian dollar at 'crossroads' and likely to trend lower to year's end
The Age / Posted 17 hours ago
analysts say. Quiet trading is expected in the lead-up to Wednesday's second-quarter consumer price index data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, which economists have long anticipated will be the deciding factor in whether or not the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Seniors ready for digital censusThe ABS is predicting this year's census to be Australia's biggest-ever online
Seniors ready for digital census
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 20 hours ago
The ABS is predicting this year's census to be Australia's biggest-ever online event DIGITAL COUNT: The Australian Bureau of Statistics is expecting more than 15 million people to take the census online, in a few weeks time. AUSTRALIA has an ageing... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian dollar at 'crossroads' and likely to trend lower to year's endanalysts say. Quiet trading is expected in the lead-up to Wednesday's second-q
Australian dollar at 'crossroads' and likely to trend lower to year's end
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
analysts say. Quiet trading is expected in the lead-up to Wednesday's second-quarter consumer price index data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, which economists have long anticipated will be the deciding factor in whether the Reserve... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Don't expect super reform to come without a fightthe ability to voluntarily top up their funds with an extra half a million buck
Don't expect super reform to come without a fight
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
the ability to voluntarily top up their funds with an extra half a million bucks. According to figures compiled by the Australian Bureau of Statistics and analysed by the Association of Superannuation Funds Australia, the average superannuation... Read more
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TheBull
Aussie slips against the $US ahead of dataBrexit plus further RBA easing should be negative for the AUD (Australian dolla
Aussie slips against the $US ahead of data
TheBull / Posted yesterday
Brexit plus further RBA easing should be negative for the AUD (Australian dollar) during the months ahead," he added. The Australian Bureau of Statistics will release the Consumer Price Index data on Wednesday. Investors expect the RBA to cut its... Read more
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Northern Star
Jobs Queensland is a 'laughing stock': Bleijieone of the state's biggest construction projects; the LNG gas plants in Gladsto
Jobs Queensland is a 'laughing stock': Bleijie
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
one of the state's biggest construction projects; the LNG gas plants in Gladstone which employed more than 25,000 people. Australian Bureau of Statistics figures show across the state, 4900 people lost their job in the June quarter - the fifth... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Jobs Queensland is a 'laughing stock': Bleijieone of the state's biggest construction projects; the LNG gas plants in Gladsto
Jobs Queensland is a 'laughing stock': Bleijie
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
one of the state's biggest construction projects; the LNG gas plants in Gladstone which employed more than 25,000 people. Australian Bureau of Statistics figures show across the state, 4900 people lost their job in the June quarter - the fifth... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Jobs Queensland is a 'laughing stock': Bleijieone of the state's biggest construction projects; the LNG gas plants in Gladsto
Jobs Queensland is a 'laughing stock': Bleijie
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
one of the state's biggest construction projects; the LNG gas plants in Gladstone which employed more than 25,000 people. Australian Bureau of Statistics figures show across the state, 4900 people lost their job in the June quarter - the fifth... Read more
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News Mail
Jobs Queensland is a 'laughing stock': Bleijieone of the state's biggest construction projects; the LNG gas plants in Gladsto
Jobs Queensland is a 'laughing stock': Bleijie
News Mail / Posted yesterday
one of the state's biggest construction projects; the LNG gas plants in Gladstone which employed more than 25,000 people. Australian Bureau of Statistics figures show across the state, 4900 people lost their job in the June quarter - the fifth... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Jobs Queensland is a 'laughing stock': Bleijieone of the state's biggest construction projects; the LNG gas plants in Gladsto
Jobs Queensland is a 'laughing stock': Bleijie
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
one of the state's biggest construction projects; the LNG gas plants in Gladstone which employed more than 25,000 people. Australian Bureau of Statistics figures show across the state, 4900 people lost their job in the June quarter - the fifth... Read more
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Queensland Times
Jobs Queensland is a 'laughing stock': Bleijieone of the state's biggest construction projects; the LNG gas plants in Gladsto
Jobs Queensland is a 'laughing stock': Bleijie
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
one of the state's biggest construction projects; the LNG gas plants in Gladstone which employed more than 25,000 people. Australian Bureau of Statistics figures show across the state, 4900 people lost their job in the June quarter - the fifth... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Could an aspirin a day keep depression away?the local economy, and accounts for the loss of six million working days. In h
Could an aspirin a day keep depression away?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
the local economy, and accounts for the loss of six million working days. In human terms, the costs are appalling. The Australian Bureau of Statistics currently has the national suicide rate at its highest in 15 years, lethally affecting 12... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australia's skilled migrants: job outcomes improve but many skills still wastedin their field, compared with 20 per cent of those who arrived before 2001, acc
Australia's skilled migrants: job outcomes improve but many skills still wasted
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
in their field, compared with 20 per cent of those who arrived before 2001, according to the latest figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Policy changes focused on boosting the scale of skilled migration and enhancing... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the censusTHE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the census
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
THE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to get Aussies thinking about the census, which will take place on Tuesday, August 9. The ABS has downplayed fears about privacy concerns following the revelation that the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the censusTHE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the census
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
THE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to get Aussies thinking about the census, which will take place on Tuesday, August 9. The ABS has downplayed fears about privacy concerns following the revelation that the... Read more
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Queensland Times
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the censusTHE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the census
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
THE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to get Aussies thinking about the census, which will take place on Tuesday, August 9. The ABS has downplayed fears about privacy concerns following the revelation that the... Read more
6 related stories
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The Morning Bulletin
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the censusTHE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the census
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
THE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to get Aussies thinking about the census, which will take place on Tuesday, August 9. The ABS has downplayed fears about privacy concerns following the revelation that the... Read more
6 related stories
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News Mail
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the censusTHE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the census
News Mail / Posted yesterday
THE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to get Aussies thinking about the census, which will take place on Tuesday, August 9. The ABS has downplayed fears about privacy concerns following the revelation that the... Read more
6 related stories
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Daily Examiner
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the censusTHE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the census
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
THE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to get Aussies thinking about the census, which will take place on Tuesday, August 9. The ABS has downplayed fears about privacy concerns following the revelation that the... Read more
6 related stories
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Northern Star
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the censusTHE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to
ABS launches enormous ad campaign to remind us of the census
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
THE Australian Bureau of Statistics launched a massive advertising campaign to get Aussies thinking about the census, which will take place on Tuesday, August 9. The ABS has downplayed fears about privacy concerns following the revelation that the... Read more
6 related stories
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Brisbane Times
Could an aspirin a day keep depression away?the local economy, and accounts for the loss of six million working days. In h
Could an aspirin a day keep depression away?
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
the local economy, and accounts for the loss of six million working days. In human terms, the costs are appalling. The Australian Bureau of Statistics currently has the national suicide rate at its highest in 15 years, lethally affecting 12... Read more
2 related stories
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Brisbane Times
Australia's skilled migrants: job outcomes improve but many skills still wastedin their field, compared with 20 per cent of those who arrived before 2001, acc
Australia's skilled migrants: job outcomes improve but many skills still wasted
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
in their field, compared with 20 per cent of those who arrived before 2001, according to the latest figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Policy changes focused on boosting the scale of skilled migration and enhancing... Read more
3 related stories
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The Age
Could an aspirin a day keep depression away?the local economy, and accounts for the loss of six million working days. In h
Could an aspirin a day keep depression away?
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
the local economy, and accounts for the loss of six million working days. In human terms, the costs are appalling. The Australian Bureau of Statistics currently has the national suicide rate at its highest in 15 years, lethally affecting 12... Read more
2 related stories
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The Age
Australia's skilled migrants: job outcomes improve but many skills still wastedin their field, compared with 20 per cent of those who arrived before 2001, acc
Australia's skilled migrants: job outcomes improve but many skills still wasted
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
in their field, compared with 20 per cent of those who arrived before 2001, according to the latest figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Policy changes focused on boosting the scale of skilled migration and enhancing... Read more
3 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
Chances of finding work for Australia's skilled migrants improvingin their field, compared with 20 per cent of those who arrived before 2001, acc
Chances of finding work for Australia's skilled migrants improving
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
in their field, compared with 20 per cent of those who arrived before 2001, according to the latest figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Policy changes focused on boosting the scale of skilled migration and enhancing... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The rise of the nomadic worklifepeople. ■ About 70 new sole-trading businesses were created per week in the 12
The rise of the nomadic worklife
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
people. ■ About 70 new sole-trading businesses were created per week in the 12 months to June 2015, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics ■ There are more than 140 co-working centres on the fringes of Australian cities and... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Illawarra’s YES to help youth get jobsup a youth employment fund to assist with the strategy’s implementation. The l
Illawarra’s YES to help youth get jobs
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
up a youth employment fund to assist with the strategy’s implementation. The launch comes on the back of the release of Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) data that revealed 9200 jobs were created in the Illawarra, which includes the Southern... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Illawarra’s YES to help youth get jobsup a youth employment fund to assist with the strategy’s implementation. The l
Illawarra’s YES to help youth get jobs
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
up a youth employment fund to assist with the strategy’s implementation. The launch comes on the back of the release of Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) data that revealed 9200 jobs were created in the Illawarra, which includes the Southern... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'We want our names deleted': Privacy advocates worried about censusStory: If you're worried about privacy, you should worry about the 2016 census
'We want our names deleted': Privacy advocates worried about census
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Story: If you're worried about privacy, you should worry about the 2016 census Privacy advocates are calling on the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) not to collect names of individuals in next month's census, due to privacy... Read more
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TheBull
Tame inflation to push RBA over the lineof economists are tipping a cut pending next week's key inflation figures. The
Tame inflation to push RBA over the line
TheBull / Posted 4 days ago
of economists are tipping a cut pending next week's key inflation figures. The data will be released on Wednesday by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Tuesday's dovish RBA July meeting minutes hinted the update on consumer prices could tip... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'It's hard work': How FIFO parents overcome lifestyle pressuresof more than 1,800 mine staff that showed a majority of workers were satisfied
'It's hard work': How FIFO parents overcome lifestyle pressures
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
of more than 1,800 mine staff that showed a majority of workers were satisfied with their lifestyle. According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, 276,300 Australians worked in mining in 2012. Current figures do not provide insight into... Read more
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Herald Sun
Unemployment's age-old problempeople dominate the unemployment figures: a third of the unemployed in June wer
Unemployment's age-old problem
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
people dominate the unemployment figures: a third of the unemployed in June were under 25 according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics on Thursday. But older unemployed people are, on average, out of work a lot longer. For... Read more
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Weekly Times
Unemployment's age-old problempeople dominate the unemployment figures: a third of the unemployed in June wer
Unemployment's age-old problem
Weekly Times / Posted 4 days ago
people dominate the unemployment figures: a third of the unemployed in June were under 25 according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics on Thursday. But older unemployed people are, on average, out of work a lot longer. For... Read more
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