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Australia Welcomes Refugees on Humanitarian Grounds

Australia Welcomes Refugees on Humanitarian Grounds

In 2017, Australia adopted a humanitarian migration program for settling humanitarian arrivals in the country. In the financial year, 2016 – 2017, Australia accepted the most number of refugees ever. The total number of refugee arrival in the year was 24,162, which includes refugees from Iran and Syria as well. The last the intake was […]

Australian Minister Wish for Passport-free Travel

Australian Minister Wish for Passport-free Travel

Getting on a random plane and walking straight out of the airport is every traveler’s dream and an Australian minister says that it will be a reality in just a couple years. Peter Dutton, Home Affairs Minister of Australia, said that the government is testing the prototype at the Canberra airport and a success rate […]

Australian Government Will Outsource Home Dept Call Centre

Australian Government Will Outsource Home Dept Call Centre

Datacom will now handle the Australian government call center for its Department of Home Affairs. This call center will be in Adelaide and capable of handling over 1.5 million immigration and visa queries. The department’s call center was initially in Sydney, but now will be shut down. The Australian government is receiving heavy criticism for […]

Australia Launch New Work Visa Program to Boost Workforce

Australia Launch New Work Visa Program to Boost Workforce

The government of Australia is following in the footsteps of the Trump government and promoting its very own “Putting Australians First” campaign. The Aussie government abolished its 457 work visa that lets foreign high skilled workers work in the country for four years and made way for smaller duration visas. This move came despite Australia […]

How to Apply for an Australian Student Visa?

How to Apply for an Australian Student Visa?

Even though Australia is one of the most expensive countries to study in, it is absolutely worth it. There is an abundance in employment and very less stress at work. Australians like to stay fit and force the international community in the country to stay fit as well. Studying in Australia is a golden opportunity […]

Australia: Skill Select Results Released

Australia: Skill Select Results Released

September 27, 2017 The results of skill select for 20 September round are released. It has been noted that the required score for majority of the occupation is declined. The score required to receive an invitation for Accountants has increased to 85 points. The most awaited Priority Skilled Occupations list has been released by NSW. […]

Australia Citizenship Bill Update

Australia Citizenship Bill Update

September 18, 2017 A report regarding the Australian Citizenship Bill has been produced by a Senate Committee. Various issues are found by the committee with the proposed legislation and some changes will be made before the law is passed. A declaration is made by the senate committee which states that if the Bill is not […]