The Hon Julia Gillard MP

The Hon Julia Gillard MP

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Labour Force August 2009

Labour force figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics show that the unemployment rate remained steady in August at 5.8 per cent.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 10 September 2009

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Congratulations to the winners of the 2008 Australian Student Prize

The Minister for Education, Julia Gillard, today announced the winners of the Australian Student Prize for 2008.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 10 September 2009

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Second Reading Speech - House of Representatives - Social Security and other Legislation Amendment (Income Support for Students) Bill 2009.

Higher education is central to achieving this Government’s vision of a stronger and fairer nation.

Release type: Speech

Date: 10 September 2009

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Participants selected for International Student Roundtable

The Minister for Education, Julia Gillard, today announced the names of the students who will form the International Student Roundtable to be held on 14 and 15 September 2009 in Canberra.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 9 September 2009

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Increasing university applications and students show strong interest in higher education

The Minister for Education, Julia Gillard, has today announced that university applications have grown by 5.6 per cent this year - the largest increase since 2002 - while the number of students in…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 9 September 2009

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

South Australia to move to national Fair Work system

The Minister for Employment & Workplace Relations, Julia Gillard today welcomed the introduction of legislation into the South Australian Parliament by the Rann Labor Government which will…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 9 September 2009

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

CEO Australian Curriculum, Assessment & Reporting Authority

The Minister for Education, Julia Gillard, today announced the appointment of Dr Peter Hill as Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA).

Release type: Media Release

Date: 9 September 2009

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

100,000 students better off under Labor - 146,600 worse off under the Coalition

The Minister for Education, Julia Gillard, said the Government will move to benefit more than 100,000 students with changes to Youth Allowance to be introduced into the Parliament tomorrow, while…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 9 September 2009

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

OECD Education at a Glance Report

The Minister for Education, Julia Gillard, today welcomed the release of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development’s (OECD) 2009Education at a Glance report.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 8 September 2009

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Government delivers Safe Work Australia

The Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations, Julia Gillard, has today welcomed a Liberal Party back down and the passage of the Safe Work Australia Bill through the Australian Parliament…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 7 September 2009

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Historic changes to higher education as Bill passes

Historic changes to higher education in Australia have passed through the Parliament, which will mean that by 2012 universities will be funded for every eligible student they teach, rather than…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 7 September 2009

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Deputy Prime Minister wraps up India visit

The Deputy Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, today wrapped up her trip to India by visiting Chennai and meeting with students who have studied in Australia and then returned home to India and…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 3 September 2009

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP