Tag: support

Mental well being reforms to support tackle rise in homelessness: wellness minister

Posted December 12, 2015 00:18:ten Federal Well being Minister Sussan Ley says the Government’s mental wellness reforms could help address the increasing price of homelessness amongst sufferers. Around 25 per cent of Australia’s homeless population, or 63,000 men and women, reported mental well being concerns, according to new information issued by the Australian Institute of…


CPSU use crowdfunding to support workers during industrial action

Posted December 07, 2015 11:53:20 The Community and Public Sector Union is making use of a crowdfunding campaign to support Immigration and Border Force workers need to they be stood down in the course of industrial action. Border force workers are imposing perform bans from nowadays, targeting freight and cargo at ports and international mail…


Wall St rebound on US jobs to support market place start off week powerful

Updated December 06, 2015 19:24:00 Map: Australia One more batch of solid jobs figure from the US over the weekend and a sturdy rebound on Wall Street must give the Australian industry a positive start off to the week. The essential Wall Street indices rallied more than 2 per cent on the news that 211,000…


Broad support for foreign VDL buyer but senator flags food security concern

Posted November 27, 2015 18:48:28 The sale of Australia’s largest and oldest dairy farming outfit to a privately owned Chinese company has been welcomed by local and national players amid warnings over Australia’s future food security. The Van Diemen’s Land Company (VDL) has always been foreign owned and it has been revealed it will remain…


NIH ends support of chimp research, retires last animals

Agen Sabung Ayam (credit: Afrika Force/Flickr) The last 50 chimpanzees owned by the National Institutes of Wellness are headed to Chimp Haven—a federally funded sanctuary in Keithville, Louisiana. The retirement strategy, announced on Wednesday, comes two years right after the agency decided to phase out chimp research following a report that discovered such analysis unnecessary. At…