News in Australia

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WHV Australia: specified work in disaster affected areas

Following the tragic events that recently struck the country, the Australian government has implemented temporary changes to the current laws in order to allow...
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Fair Work’s App to record your hours and fight underpayment

To assist employers and employees in Australia, the government has launched an application « Record My Hours ». Indeed, sometimes employers fail to keep employee's records of...

Minimum wage in Australia will increase in July 2019

The FairWork Commission has just announced good news for all Australian workers. As of July 1, 2019, an increase in the national minimum wage...
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Working Holiday Visa age limit up to 35 years for Canadians...

Finally some good news for Canadian and Irish Working Holiday Visa applicants. Indeed, the Australian immigration has announced that Canadian and Irish citizens up to...