Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

  • Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash was sworn in as Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business on 29 May 2019.

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STEM inspires our Australians of the Year

Two scientists, a mathematics teacher and a WA sports star have been honoured in this year’s Australian of the Year Awards.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 26 January 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

New PaTH supporting youth employment in Queensland

More young people have signed up to the Turnbull Government’s Youth Jobs PaTH program in Queensland than in any other state.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 23 January 2018

Ministers:

  • The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Investing in the future of our Great Barrier Reef

The Turnbull Government will support world-first research to secure the viability of the Great Barrier Reef and the 64,000 jobs that rely on its prosperity.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 22 January 2018

Ministers:

  • The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • The Hon Josh Frydenberg MP

Reforming future employment services

Minister for Jobs and Innovation, Michaelia Cash, today announced work is commencing on shaping future employment services when the current arrangements end in mid-2020.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 22 January 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Seeking organisations to help mature age Australians into work

The Australian Government today announced that requests for proposals (RFP) will be open from tomorrow for organisations to deliver its Career Transition Assistance (CTA) Trial to mature age…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 21 January 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

2017 Strongest year on record for jobs growth

The number of jobs in Australia increased for the 15th straight month in December – the equal longest consecutive run of jobs growth ever, while 2017 was the best year for jobs growth ever.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 18 January 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Doorstop interview, Perth - Labour force figures

E&OE TRANSCRIPT – Doorstop Perth Subjects:  Labour force figures, Australia Day, Tasmanian abortion clinic closure, Kristina Keneally, AWU raids.

Release type: Transcript

Date: 18 January 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Whyalla transformation plan welcomed

The Australian and South Australian Governments today welcomed GFG Alliance’s (GFG) announcement of a final concept plan to transform the Whyalla Steelworks in South Australia.   

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 22 December 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • The Hon Tom Koutsantonis MP

Appointment as Minister for Jobs and Innovation

I am honoured the Prime Minster has today appointed me to the new portfolio of Minister for Jobs and Innovation.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 19 December 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Boosting critical supercomputing research infrastructure

The Turnbull Government will deliver $70 million to the National Computational Infrastructure (NCI) High Performance Computing (HPC) facility to replace its supercomputer.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 18 December 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

14 consecutive months of jobs growth

Labour force figures released today by the ABS show the number of jobs in Australia has increased for the 14th straight month – the longest consecutive run of jobs growth since 1994.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 14 December 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

13 consecutive months of jobs growth

Labour force figures released today by the ABS show the number of  jobs in Australia has increased for the 13th straight month – the longest consecutive run of jobs growth since 1994.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 16 November 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash