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$1.2b jobs bonanza to supercharge tradie-led recovery

Premium Content $1.2b jobs bonanza to supercharge tradie-led recovery

Half the salary of new apprentices and trainees in any industry will be paid for by...

One thing we have that China needs

One thing we have that China needs

China says its economic recovery is strong but new figures tell a different story.

Avalanche of 2700 applicants for 40 jobs

Premium Content Avalanche of 2700 applicants for 40 jobs

Budding tradies are lining up to join a machinery giant as the coronavirus pandemic...

All Trades Queensland in shock collapse

Premium Content All Trades Queensland in shock collapse

See what the collapse means for you

'If we don’t have apprentices, we can’t rebuild our economy'

Premium Content 'If we don’t have apprentices, we can’t rebuild our economy'

Apprentices are vital to our economic recovery, writes Allen Hicks

Major training firm in shock collapse

Premium Content Major training firm in shock collapse

Biga Training to close its doors in March, letter reveals.

ScoMo pays Scott Cam $5k a week to sell tradie jobs

ScoMo pays Scott Cam $5k a week to sell tradie jobs

This is how much Scott Scam is earning to spruik tradie jobs.

Builder’s huge bill after subbie storm damage pay battle

Premium Content Builder’s huge bill after subbie storm damage pay battle

A million-dollar pay dispute has landed a builder a massive bill.

Man fined for setting apprentice on fire

Man fined for setting apprentice on fire

Adelaide construction worker fined for setting apprentice on fire

Claims tradie owed $41k from twice-liquidated firm

Premium Content Claims tradie owed $41k from twice-liquidated firm

To him the company just disappeared overnight

Apprentice put-off as building collapse hits more tradies

Premium Content Apprentice put-off as building collapse hits more tradies

Jacob has been laid-off, but his boss will take more drastic action

The Aussie tradies getting paid more

Premium Content The Aussie tradies getting paid more

“I’ve gotten a lot more out of doing this than studying there.”

OPINION: Let's make automotive trades attractive again

OPINION: Let's make automotive trades attractive again

Who will be there to call in the future?

Auto sector a big driver

Auto sector a big driver

It's good news for Aussie blue-collar workers

Tradies' wages on the way up

Tradies' wages on the way up

Skilled workers pocketing a 10 per cent pay increase

PHOTOS: 'Low-key' auction to become bid war for Bechtel gear

PHOTOS: 'Low-key' auction to become bid war for Bechtel gear

Low-key auction turns into full-blown Hassalls bidding bonanza

Owners hold final say on tradies for insured repairs

Owners hold final say on tradies for insured repairs

Mr Bryant said it was important for home-owners to know their rights

Video: Variety of work a plus for QAL employees

Video: Variety of work a plus for QAL employees

QAL workers have celebrated 35 years with the company

Queensland tradies are the most expensive in the country

Queensland tradies are the most expensive in the country

The average cost of renovating in Queensland has increased by 7.5%

Video: Tradies challenged to make cyclone-proof port-a-loo

Video: Tradies challenged to make cyclone-proof port-a-loo

Tradies to showcase boundary-pushing skills in online video series

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