Australian Employment and Wages Grow at Healthy Pace

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Gains made with public and private sector employers have helped Australia see the most substantial wage growth in three years. The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reported hourly wages increased by 0.62 percent, which is the fastest growth since early 2014. Bruce Hockman, the chief economist at the ABS, said, “There was a higher rate of wage growth recorded across […]

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Australian Employment Soars with 42,200 New Jobs

In May 2017, the rate of unemployment in Australia fell to 5.5% and more than 42,000 jobs were created that same month. It had been estimated that 10,000 new jobs would be created, so it’s astonishing that the goal was exceeded by over four times that amount. Full-time jobs increased by 52,000, while the number of part-time jobs dropped by […]

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