Senator the Hon Christopher Evans

Senator the Hon Chris Evans

  • ormer Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills, Jobs and Workplace Relations

Welcome to the media centre archive for Senator the Hon Christopher Evans, former Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills, Jobs and Workplace Relations. This site contains material issued by Ministers and Parliamentary Secretaries in the Education, Employment and Workplace Relations portfolio.

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New Council to advise on future of international education

Michael Chaney AO will chair a new International Education Advisory Council to advise the Australian Government in developing a new long-term strategy for the international education sector.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 14 October 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans

Australian International Education Conference Speech

9.00 AM to 9.45 AM Thank you Stephen [Connelly, DVC International and Development. RMIT].

Release type: Speech

Date: 14 October 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans

Jobs growth underscores resilience of the Australian economy

Today’s labour force figures highlight the underlying strength and resilience of the Australian economy in the face of heightened global instability.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 13 October 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans

Skillaroos finish seventh at Skills Olympics

The Australian Skillaroos have finished seventh in world rankings after winning 10 medals at the International WorldSkills Competition in London held from 5 – 8 October.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 11 October 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans

Better services for university students start next year

Students at Australia’s universities will have access to better quality services and amenities when they return to campus next year, following the passage of the Higher Education Support Amendment…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 11 October 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans

Legislation to abolish ABCC to be introduced to Parliament

The Australian Government will introduce the Building and Construction Industry Improvement Amendment (Transition to Fair Work) Bill 2011 into Parliament which will abolish the Australian Building…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 11 October 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans

Australian Labour and Employment Relations Association National Conference 2011

Acknowledgments

Release type: Speech

Date: 7 October 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans

Leadership and fairness the key to increasing productivity and profit

Comprehensive research presented at the Future Jobs Forum today confirms that innovative, positive leaders and progressive management practices are central to increasing productivity in Australia’…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 6 October 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans

Nominations open for vocational student prize

As the nation celebrates National Skills Week, schools across Australia are invited to nominate students for the nation’s top vocational education and skills award for schools.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 4 October 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans

National Skills Week celebrates skilled workers

The inaugural National Skills Week will shine a light on the hundreds of career opportunities and thousands of training places available for Australians of all ages, Skills Minister, Senator Chris…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 October 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans

Jobs and employment growth a key priority for the G20

The Australian Government is seeking to strengthen international employment and social policies to deliver jobs rich growth and decent work outcomes as countries emerge from the global economic…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 26 September 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans

Better consumer protection for international students

A new system to strengthen protection for international students if an education provider closes is the centrepiece of a Bill introduced to federal Parliament this week.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 23 September 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans