A man uses his phone to record job ads posted on a noticeboard at a backpacker hostel in Sydney last May. Photo: ReutersA man uses his phone to record job ads posted on a noticeboard at a backpacker hostel in Sydney last May. Photo: Reuters
A man uses his phone to record job ads posted on a noticeboard at a backpacker hostel in Sydney last May. Photo: Reuters

‘Australians first’ ban on 457 visa scheme for skilled migrants will only hurt the economy

Manjit Bhatia says Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is making scapegoats of qualified immigrants, when the real problem is the failure of successive governments to frame farsighted policies to prepare Australia for a post-mining future

Topic |   Australia
A man uses his phone to record job ads posted on a noticeboard at a backpacker hostel in Sydney last May. Photo: ReutersA man uses his phone to record job ads posted on a noticeboard at a backpacker hostel in Sydney last May. Photo: Reuters
A man uses his phone to record job ads posted on a noticeboard at a backpacker hostel in Sydney last May. Photo: Reuters
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