Youth Futures at Risk Despite Immigration Boom in Australian Population Milestone

A politics expert warns local young Australians’ futures remain at risk from immigration, despite it boosting Australia’s population growth after reaching its population milestone of 25 million people. Murdoch University Politics and Policy Senior Lecturer Ian Cook said immigration was important as it improved the economy with 62 per cent of the population growth, but…

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Australia Strips Five Islamic State Terrorists of Citizenship

Five Islamic State terrorists living in Australia have been stripped of their citizenship and banned from re-entering the country. Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has revealed on Thursday the five dual-nationals including three men and two women will relinquish their citizenship after travelling to the Middle East to join the terror organisation. “These five dual…

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Australia’s Population Hits 25 million People

Australia’s population has reached 25 million people, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). “The ABS’s “population clock” recorded the milestone at 11:01pm (AEST) on Tuesday, amid projections the nation’s population growth increased by one person every 83 seconds. It is not known who was the 25 millionth person, but migrants were expected to…

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Bankruptcies Soar Nationally as More Youth, Families Affected in WA

Australians are being hit hard by bankruptcy, as more Australians declared bankruptcy in the last financial year. More than 32.350 Australians declared bankruptcy during the 2017-18 financial year according to a report by data registry and analytics business illion on Tuesday, with a 4 per cent increase across the nation over the last 12 months.…

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