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Restoring equal rights for construction workers

The Albanese Labor Government has taken another step towards ending the unfair treatment of building and construction workers.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 24 July 2022

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Meeting of federal, state and territory skills ministers

Federal and State Skills and Training Ministers met to reset negotiations on the National Skills Agreement, and strengthen Australia’s TAFE and training sector.  

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 21 July 2022

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP
  • The Hon Sue Ellery MLC
  • The Hon Di Farmer MP
  • The Hon Gayle Tierney MLC
  • The Hon Alister Henskens SC MP
  • The Hon Blair Boyer MP
  • The Hon Roger Jaensch MP
  • Mr Chris Steel MLA
  • The Hon Paul Kirby MLA

Press conference, Melbourne

E&OE Topics: Skills Minister Meeting, Skilled Migration, Economic recovery.

Release type: Transcript

Date: 20 July 2022

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Interview - ABC News 18 July 2022

E&OE  SUBJECTS: COVID Pandemic Leave Payment, casual work, COVID recovery.

Release type: Transcript

Date: 18 July 2022

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Unemployment rate falls to 48-year low

Australia’s unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in 48 years - confirming the time is right to focus on higher wages, better job security and building a bigge

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 14 July 2022

Ministers:

  • Senator Katy Gallagher
  • The Hon Mark Butler MP

Visit to Washington DC

I will attend meetings in Washington DC from 11-15 July 2022 as part of the thirtieth Australian American Leadership Dialogue (AALD).

Release type: Media Release

Date: 11 July 2022

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Interview – Triple J Hack with David Marchese

Subjects: Jobs, JobSeeker, mutual obligations, Workforce Australia and PBAS

Release type: Transcript

Date: 5 July 2022

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Interview - 10 News First Breakfast with Natasha Exelby

Subjects: Minimum wage increase, inflation, Australia–China relations

Release type: Transcript

Date: 1 July 2022

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Interview - Radio National with Patricia Karvelas

Subjects: Minimum standards for gig economy workers; teacher strikes; crossbench staff.

Release type: Transcript

Date: 30 June 2022

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Tomorrow's minimum wage increase a win for women, part time workers and the heroes of the pandemic

Albanese Govt. achieves pay rise for 2.8 million Australians

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 30 June 2022

Ministers:

  • The Hon Jim Chalmers MP
  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Interview - Sky News Afternoon Agenda with Kieran Gilbert

SUBJECTS: Uber and Transport Workers Union agreement; gig economy workers’ rights; employment services.

Release type: Transcript

Date: 29 June 2022

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Important step on rights for gig workers

Albanese Govt to push for gig workers to have better pay conditions

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 June 2022

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

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