AIEC Australian International Education Centre Budapest Europe
AIEC Budapest news about international education, study, student, travel and SEO marketing news for Australia, Europe and Turkey.

Australia Family Sponsored Migration Cut

 FAMILY migration will be cut by almost 10 per cent as the Rudd government moves to increase the productive capacity of its immigrant population. But its commitment to a “Big Australia” remains, despite political heat over the nation’s carrying capacity, with the overall size of the migration program unmoved at 168,700 places. Immigration Minister Chris Evans said the government would cut family migration places by 5750 and general skilled migration places by 3600, replacing them with 9150 additional employer-sponsored skilled migrants. Healthcare, engineering and mining were some of the high-skill areas highlighted in the budget.

No Responses to “Australia Family Sponsored Migration Cut”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: