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‘The reputation of Australia has been damaged’

Atlassian, the country’s largest and most successful software export, has been struggling with attracting and retaining staff in Australia since the federal government changed the 457 visa rules. Around a quarter of the company’s 1000-strong Australian workforce are on 457 temporary migration visas. Co-chief executive Scott Farquhar told The Australian […]
‘The reputation of Australia has been damaged’
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This is what the 457 visa is being replaced with

The department of immigration and border protection has followed up the prime minister’s announcement yesterday with details on how the 457 visa will be replaced. The new visa, coming in March next year, will be named the Temporary Skills Shortage visa. Below are the details, as described by the department: […]
This is what the 457 visa is being replaced with