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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Tender open for Employment Services 2015-20
The Australian Government today released the Request for Tender for Employment Services 2015-20, and invited bids from organisations that have the capacity and determination to help more job…
Interview with Steve Cenatiempo on 2NM Hunter Valley
SUBJECT: Launch of 2NM’s Jobtober campaign.
Launch of Safe Work Australia Month
Today the Minister for Employment and Safety Ambassador Senator Eric Abetz officially launched Safe Work Australia Month and its feature event, the new Australian Strategy Work Health and Safety…
Release of Australian Public Service Statistical Bulletin
The release of the Australian Public Service Statistical Bulletin today shows a reduction in the size of the APS, from 167,051 at June 2013 to 159,126 at June 2014.
G20 Labour and Employment Ministerial Meeting closing remarks, Melbourne
It is very pleasing to announce that the G20 Labour and Employment Ministerial Meeting is now able to release a bold and ambitious but nevertheless an achievable declaration with…
Doorstop in Melbourne on ABS jobs figures
Encouraging employment figures but more work to do
Labour Force figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics today are encouraging but demonstrate a continued underlying softness in the labour market.
Joint media conference with Turkish Deputy PM at G20 Labour and Employment Ministerial Meeting, Melbourne
Minister Abetz: I’m delighted to be able to introduce His Excellency the Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey, Mr Kurtulmuş, who will be taking over the chairmanship of the Labour and…
Opening remarks at G20 Labour and Employment Ministerial Meeting, Melbourne
*** Check against delivery *** Good afternoon everybody and welcome to this, the fifth meeting of G20 Labour and Employment Ministers here in Melbourne, Australia.
Joint press conference with Minister of State for Employment, the Rt Hon Esther McVey MP (U.K.) and Secretary of Labor, Tom Perez (USA), as part of the G20 Labour and Employment Ministerial Meeting
E&OE TRANSCRIPT - *Check against delivery* MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA TUESDAY 9 SEPTEMBER 2014
Australia to host G20 Labour and Employment Ministerial Meeting
The Australian Minister for Employment, Senator the Hon Eric Abetz, is pleased to host fellow employment ministers at the G20 Labour and Employment Ministerial Meeting in Melbourne this week.
Interview with 2CC's Mark Parton
SUBJECTS: Public sector wage bargaining negotiations; Remuneration Tribunal; superannuation.