ETSA Utilities signs on as corporate leader for Indigenous employment

The Minister for Employment Participation, Brendan O’Connor today officially welcomed ETSA Utilities as a Corporate Leader under the Corporate Leaders for Indigenous Employment Project.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 3 March 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

ABS Release: Australian Schools 2007

The release today of the Australian Bureau of Statistics data on Australian Schools for 2007 provides a timely insight into the state of our schools.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 February 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Social Innovation, Social Impact :A new Australian Agenda

Remarks to the Centre for Social Impact, Launch of the Australian Social Innovation Exchange, Sydney

Release type: Speech

Date: 28 February 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Minister announces support for Launceston workers

The Minister for Employment Participation, Brendan O’Connor, today announced the Rudd Government would make available up to $100,000 to support the training and reskilling of workers affected by…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 February 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Australia and Vietnam renew education partnership

Education and training ties between Australia and Vietnam will be strengthened following the signing today of a cooperative agreement by the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Education, Julia…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 26 February 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Australia 2020 Schools Summits

The Deputy Prime Minister, the Hon Julia Gillard MP, today announced that Australian school children will have a voice at the Australia 2020 Summit.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 25 February 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Minister outlines support for Launceston workers

The Minister for Employment Participation, Brendan O'Connor, today met with community leaders and union representatives in Launceston to discuss strategies to help workers affected by the closure of t

Release type: Media Release

Date: 22 February 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Assistance for employees of National Parts

The Minister for Employment & Workplace Relations, Julia Gillard today announced assistance to employees affected by the closure of automotive wholesale company, National Parts Pty Ltd.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 22 February 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

AWA Data the Liberals Claimed Never Existed

The Workplace Authority has provided the Government with data compiled and analysed from a sample of over 1700 Australian Workplace Agreements lodged between April and October 2006, data the…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 20 February 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Business Advisory Group and Small Business Working Group Announced

Joint Media Release with The Hon. Craig Emerson, Minister for Small Business

Release type: Media Release

Date: 20 February 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Not a Squeak from Liberals about 100,000 Work Choices Mousemats

Almost 100,000 Work Choices mousemats were stashed away by the previous Liberal government together with more than 436,000 Work Choices booklets prior to the last election.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 19 February 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

OHS Comparative Report Released

The Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations today released the Comparative Performance Monitoring report on Australia’s occupational health and safety (OHS) and workers’ compensation…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 18 February 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

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