Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

  • Leader of the Government in the Senate
  • Minister for Employment
  • Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Public Service
  • Senator for Tasmania

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Labour Force figures - July

Minister for Employment Senator Eric Abetz said labour force figures released today by the ABS show a substantial increase in the number of people employed in July.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 6 August 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Transcript of doorstop on the Productivity Commission’s draft report into the Fair Work Laws

MINISTER ABETZ: In May 2013, the Coalition promised a Productivity Commission review of the Fair Work laws. We now have a draft report, some 1000 pages.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 4 August 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Productivity Commission Review of the Fair Work Laws Release of the Draft Report

The Productivity Commission has today released its draft report into the Fair Work Laws, commissioned by the Government following an election commitment.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 4 August 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Interview with John Laws 2SM Mornings

Subject: Work for the dole E&OE

Release type: Transcript

Date: 29 July 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Transcript of doorstop on Green Army Labour Force figures

Subjects: Green Army, Labour Force figures ***Check against delivery***

Release type: Transcript

Date: 9 July 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Employment growth is positive

Labour Force figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics today show a positive outcome with a rise in employment and the unemployment rate remaining below Budget forecasts.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 9 July 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

jobactive open for business across Australia

The Minister for Employment, Eric Abetz and the Assistant Minister f

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 1 July 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz
  • The Hon Luke Hartsuyker MP

jobactive - active from today

Minister for Employment and Senator for Tasmania Eric Abetz today visited Advanced Personnel Management (APM) in Hobart to talk with staff about jobactive, the Australian Government’s new…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 July 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Growing Jobs and Small Business package to help young Australians into work

The 2015–16 Budget is part of the Commonwealth Government’s plan to build a strong, safe and prosperous future for all Australians.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 12 May 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz
  • The Hon Luke Hartsuyker MP

Growing Jobs and Small Business package to help job seekers to secure a job

The 2015–16 Budget is part of the Commonwealth Government’s plan to build a strong, safe and prosperous future for all Australians.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 12 May 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz
  • The Hon Luke Hartsuyker MP

Labour Force figures show need for a responsible Budget to grow jobs and small business

Looking through the monthly volatility, the latest figures confirm t

Release type: Media Release

Date: 7 May 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

New Work for the Dole Coordinator service for Southern Tasmania and Hobart

Minister for Employment Senator Eric Abetz today announced the start of the new Work for the Dole Coordinator service in Southern Tasmania and Hobart.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 May 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz