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  1. http://www.smh.com.au/travel/down-the-tube-20110727-1hzzc.html I recently watched a documentary about the true cost of tourism in Thailand...cheap holidays deals for us, while the people who clean the rooms can barely afford to eat. :err: Never been one for the party package holiday myself....more of a daytime explorer and one or two drinks in the evening. However, I dont personally have an issue with this type of holiday, but I think its awful what comes out of it. Anyone who's seen the show about brits in bangkok would probably agree! I noticed the attached in the SMH online and I'm not sure how I feel about it. Its clearly boosting the local economy in Laos, but in turn has turned into a public menace. What do other people think about this? Should it be shut down, or allowed to continue?
  2. Wealthy migrants pricing locals out of Sydney property market | The Daily Telegraph Is it a reason to feel guilty or is it natural selection?
  3. Incase of interest re 457 Visas, some figures on numbers and average wages towards the end. VickyMel Employers must put locals first
  4. :arghh:hi everybody just spoke to a company in perth this morning, they had advertised a job on seek and said they do sponsor people but not at the minute as theirs enough local unemployed people to fill the position, anybody else came accross this, won,t stop me trying to get their though just wondered if anybody else had seen the effect of the economy slowing, regards bill ps job was in the construction industry (drainer)
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  6. MIGRANTS secured more than half of the 240,000 full-time jobs created over the past 12 months as employers ran out of qualified local-born people to fill job vacancies. Overseas-born Australians enjoy a lower unemployment rate than their local-born counterparts -- 4.4 per cent to 4.6 per cent. The advantage is greater still for English-speaking migrants from New Zealand, Britain and Ireland, who all boast unemployment rates with a three in front of them. Migrants beating locals to new jobs | The Australian