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  • Tech talent visa scheme to continue

    The federal government has announced it is making its Global Talent Scheme permanent, following a pilot period which started in July last year.

    Written by George Nott09 Aug. 19 10:14
  • Businesses sign up to Global Talent Scheme pilot

    ​Five organisations have signed up to the government’s pilot Global Talent Scheme (GTS) program, launched in July in a bid to make it easier for big business and tech start-ups to hire overseas talent for highly skilled roles.

    Written by George Nott18 Dec. 18 10:22
  • Visa fix won’t ease tech skills shortage: panel

    The government’s 457 visa fix will not help the Australian tech industry effectively address the ongoing skills crisis, according to panelists at a recent CIO Australia breakfast event in Melbourne.

    Written by Byron Connolly11 May 18 12:30