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Migration pushes Australia to become the world’s 11th biggest economy

Migration pushes Australia to become the world’s 11th biggest economy

Population growth will help propel Australia to become the world’s 11th biggest economy within a decade, a report predicts. The London-based Centre for Economics and Business Research is forecasting Australia will climb two places on its world economic league table by 2026 from its current ranking of 13. Countries that depend on brainpower to drive […]

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A new record in Australian International Student numbers

A new record in Australian International Student numbers

Australia’s international education industry has strengthened across the board, pushing student numbers to new record levels according to the latest data. But doubts have started to emerge over how long the country can maintain its growth streak. Records continued to fall for Australian international education, but clouds are starting to form, as the country’s reliance […]

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International Students Be Careful On Your Social Media Messages

International Students Be Careful On Your Social Media Messages

According to the Migration Legislation Amendment Regulations 2017 that came into effect on 18th November 2017, an existing condition, 8303 has been amended to expand its scope. Under the new migration rules, many Australian temporary visas will be subject to a condition that will enable the Immigration Department to cancel a person’s visa if they are […]

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Extra 10 points with Tasmania’s new Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (Subclass 489)

Extra 10 points with Tasmania’s new Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (Subclass 489)

Tasmanian state government offer a new visa category that could provide visa-holders a pathway to Australian permanent residency. Australia is proving to be one of the most popular immigration destinations in the world. With a total annual intake of nearly 200,000, the country evokes the interest of visa-seekers from all over the globe. Apart from […]

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2017-18 Skilled Occupations List announced – July 2017

2017-18 Skilled Occupations List announced – July 2017

The Short‑term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL) will be applicable for Subclass 190 (Skilled—Nominated visa) or Subclass 489 (Skilled—Regional (Provisional) visa.

The Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL) will be applicable for General Skilled migration visas – Subclass 189 (Skilled Independent Visa), Subclass 489 (Skilled Regional Provisional Visa who are not nominated by a State or Territory government agency) and Subclass 485 (Graduate Temporary Visa) visa applications.

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