Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 11:12
Australia Monday issued a stern warning to anyone who abuses the 457 visa programme, saying they will be punished just as harshly as people smugglers.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 09:29
Tighter labour migration rules in Australia could drive skilled workers to other developed nations, which could cost the country, experts have warned.
Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 13:50
Under the 457 visa scheme, Australian employers can sponsor qualified overseas workers to the fill nominated positions for up to four-years, if the vacancy cannot be filled locally.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 08, 2012, 14:40
Over 183,000 international students were granted Australian visas in the nine months to March 31.
Last Updated: Friday, December 02, 2011, 16:56
Kim Kardashian, who launched her range of handbags in Australia last month, has been placed on an official Australian immigration department watch list as she never applied for the appropriate visa with working conditions.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 17, 2011, 18:36
Snoop Dogg may have been denied a visa by the Australian Government in 2007.
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