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Union calls for temporary halt to 457 visas for trades

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Old 01-24-2013, 10:50 AM
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Arrow Union calls for temporary halt to 457 visas for trades

One of Australia’s largest trade unions is calling for a temporary freeze on 457 visas for trades people because it is worried the system is creating a pool of cheap overseas workers. The Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU) says that new figures from the Immigration Department show a ‘shocking’ increase in the granting [...]

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Old 01-25-2013, 10:09 PM
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Yep... there will always be troublemakers like that. Hence perception of unions is often negative in Australia.

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Old 01-26-2013, 06:39 AM
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Yep, agree with Dexter. I don't see how a healthy competition will harm the consumer.

This is not an immigration advice

People should not be afraid of their governments. Governments should be afraid of their people.

We are told to remember the idea, not the man. Because a man can fail. He can be killed and forgotten. But four hundred years later an idea can still change the world.

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