Speech by Brendan O'Connor
ACOSS National Conference Sebel Albert Park
2020 School Summits look to a productive future
The 2020 Schools Summits held around Australia over the past month have been a resounding success, the Deputy Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, said today.
ACOSS National Conference
ACOSS National Conference 2008,10 April 2008 Melbourne Acknowledgements Thank you for that warm introduction.
Enterprise bargaining trends released
The latest quarterly Trends in Federal Enterprise Bargaining report shows that trend wages growth under federal enterprise collective agreements remains steady.
Labour Force March 2008
Labour force data for March 2008 shows that labour market conditions remain tight and unemployment remains near 33 year lows.
Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries Annual Dinner
Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries Annual Dinner,9 April 2008, Melbourne
Government funds new Chair in Australian Literature
The Minister for Education has today announced that the Rudd Government will fund a new Chair in Australian Literature to be established at the University of Western Australia (UWA).
Maritime Union of Australia: National Conference
Maritime Union of Australia: National Conference Sydney Thank you Paddy for your welcome.
Early maths experiences key to future participation
Poor experiences in junior secondary maths classes are resulting in too few students taking up higher mathematics in later years, according to a new report released today by the Minister for…
AEI Industry Forum 2008, Melbourne Convention Centre IntroductionThank you Tony Mackay for that introduction.
Scholarships will give disadvantaged a competitive edge
Higher education stakeholders will be given a say on how the Australian Government can best roll out the Scholarships for a Competitive Future initiative - a commitment to double the number of…
Supporting Geography in Our Schools
The Minister for Education has today announced sponsorship funding of $12,000 to support the Australian team at the 2008 International Geography Olympiad in Tunisia in August 2008.