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Australia’s jobs market is now more ‘vulnerable’ to negative shocks

Monthly job ads data from ANZ shows the number of new Australian job advertisements fell in August. When smoothed out for monthly volatility, ANZ said the data indicates the unemployment rate is unlikely to fall quickly from here. In additions, employment growth ismore vulnerable to external risks such as political […]
Australia’s jobs market is now more ‘vulnerable’ to negative shocks
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One of the 5 hottest jobs in Australia in 2016 is ‘forklift driver’

Australia’s labour market continued to defy the doomsayers in December, recording a tiny fall in employment that yet again made a mockery of forecasts for significant weakness. While there are still questions being asked about the reliability of the ABS’ seasonally adjusted data, it’s clear that the trend, at least […]
One of the 5 hottest jobs in Australia in 2016 is ‘forklift driver’