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‘TAFE and VET undone by blinkered ideology’ – Skills crisis ensues

Late last week Innes Willox – head of Australian Industry Group – sent a letter to Scott Morrison, alerting him to the dire skills crisis in Australia. By Peter Fleming Our Vocational Education and Training (VET) system was a complete “debacle” he remarked: ‘75 per cent of employers are experiencing difficulty in recruiting suitably […]

Coffs Coast Business Local Opinion/Comment

Councillors and possible conflicts of interest? We want to hear from you.

Over the past few weeks as the Cultural/Council Chambers debate has reached ‘fever pitch’ many ratepayers have been discussing what they consider may be potential conflicts of interest by some Councillors. The minutes for the meeting on 11 July declare disclosures of interest as follows; Disclosure of Interest Councillor Items […]