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Local training is the best long-term solution to Australia’s skills shortages – not increased migration

Local training is the best long-term solution to Australia’s skills shortages – not increased migration

In mid October, the New South Wales government’s top bureaucrats urged new Premier Dominic Perrottet to push for “an aggressive resumption of immigration levels” to spur post-pandemic economic recovery. Industry seized on this as the answer to skills shortages that have resulted from Australia’s border closures. The Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry called for a near doubling of […] … learn more→