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Review of permanent Employer Sponsored visa categories

Thursday 25 August, 2011 | Tags: International Trade

The Department of Immigration and Citizenshipis is undertaking a review of the permanent Employer Sponsored visa categories. The permanent employer sponsored visas review aims to ensure that these visa categories continue to be relevant and responsive to the needs of the Australian labour market, and the Australian economy more generally. Read more.

Commonwealth Business Forum - Perth

Tuesday 9 August, 2011 | Tags: International Trade

CBF will be hosted in Perth, Australia on the 25‐27 October in conjunction with the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, focusing on the theme - *“Partnering for Global Growth: The Commonwealth, Indian Ocea**n and the Pacific Rim”* Read more.

Changes affecting the Subclass 457 visa program

Thursday 14 April, 2011 | Tags: International Trade

*Introduction of ANZSCO - a new occupation classification standard *From 1 July 2010, the Department of Immigration and Citizenship is switching from the Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) system to the Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations (ANZSCO) system. While the same occupations remain eligible for the Subclass 457 program, they will be described differently and be assigned new codes. Read more.