National Unemployment Falls to Six Year Low Five Percent

Australia’s unemployment rate has fallen to 5 per cent, the lowest level it has been since 2012. The 0.3 per cent drop marked a six-year low, with a fall in the number of people searching for work pushing the unemployment rate down. Overall numbers of people with a job increased by 5,600 people seasonally adjusted,…

WA Mining Employment Highest in State History

By Stephanie Acevedo A record number of people have been employed in WA’s mining industry in the past year than at any other time in the State’s history, new figures reveal. The Latest statistics from the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety for the 2017-18 financial year showed more than 112,000 people were directly…

Cockburn Tops 100,000 Residents

The City of Cockburn’s population has jumped over 100,000 people, based on 4.1 percent growth according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Cockburn City Mayor Logan Howlett expressed his joy over this milestone. “It’s a milestone which I’m very excited about as well as our elected members and no doubt our community,” Mr Howlett said.…