CCC report investigates tax payer dollars lining pockets of Senior Health Servants

The Corruption and Crime Commission have released a damning report after investigating hundreds and thousands of siphoned dollars by Senior WA Health Bureaucrats. Contractors offered benefits including lavish lunches, gifts and personal holidays, in return for work. Three senior health bureaucrats and almost a dozen contractors are caught up in the scandal, while the CCC…

Job Permanency On the Cards for Public Sector Employees

Permanent jobs will soon be available for contract public sector staff, boosting their job security. Up to 13,000 casual and fixed-term staff will be eligible for permanency, to create “continuity of work” for employees. “Fixed term employees often face uncertainty, which makes it difficult to plan for the future,” Premier Mark McGowan said. “Workers will…

Google Brings Online Marketing Solutions to WA Small Businesses in New Training Platform

Local Western Australian businesses are getting educated in the online world, with Google teaching local businesses to expand in the World Wide Web. The online giant has brought its Google Digital Garage event to Perth to teach small businesses to connect online, improving them through digital marketing. “Today’s event is all about supporting small businesses…

Transport Network Work to Boost Services for Remote Bidyadanga Community

Connectivity for services in the remote Bidyadanga community is set to improve with upgrades to the transport network. The State Government will seal the final 5.45 kilometres of Bidyadanga Access Road connecting Great Northern Highway south of Broome to the community, along with improving the local airstrip to boost access to the community. “Sealing the…

Optus Stadium Footbridge Testing Begins as Construction Nears Completion

Optus Stadium’s new footbridge has faced its biggest structural test, as it begins the final stages before it is opened to the public. Construction workers were the first to walk across the bridge along with Premier Mark McGowan and Transport Minister Rita Saffioti on Wednesday, as part of tests leading to the project’s completion. “The…

Perth’s southern suburbs job creating, congestion tackling combo fix

ROAD UPGRADES – Residents in the southern suburbs will shortly be experiencing traffic relief upon the completion of Armadale Road and Kwinana Freeway upgrades. Works on the three main road projects in the area are underway, with the doubling of Armadale Road from Tapper to Anstey Roads in process. It also include major milestones such…