Coles has come under pressure over a notice requesting employees to take pizza in lieu of remuneration. In a notice to staff written by a Western Australian Coles manager, employees were asked to help...

IBISWorld says its research indicates the backpacker tax will negatively affect a number of Australian industries, including agribusiness. As of 1 January 2017, those on working holiday visas have to pay...

Robots are no longer the unyielding, one-task giants doing humans’ dull and dangerous work. The new breed can perform more than one task and work alongside humans without being a physical threat. As...

A continuing decline in the number of backpackers visiting Australia under the Working Holiday Maker program is a threat to the future of the vegetable industry according to vegetable representative body...

Food and Drink Federation (FDF) is highlighting the value of temporary workers in the UK food and drink manufacturing industry, which coincides with National Temporary Workers Week 2009. Angela Coleshill,...

Victorian Premier John Brumby today unveiled a $316 million overhaul of the training sector which, it is hoped, will help deal with the skills shortage. Under the biggest investment in Victoria’s...

Small Business Minister Margaret Quirk said today that she was relieved that the Rudd Government had recognised the State’s migration needs by committing to develop a migration plan for Western Australia....