Skilled Labour shortages – myth and mania

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Skilled labour shortage ?

More like someone doesn’t like paying the market price for labour

Looking forward to the importation of plane loads ( business class) of resource industry executives to put some downward pressure on CEO salaries.

The supply and cost of labour is a natural limiting factor on the mining boom.

Sustainable Migration has its place but not for the purpose of enabling the marginal projects of the mining boom before the bang.

China and managing their mobile phones

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Re China

The recent burst of locking up critics, artists and minor trouble makers is a sign of a ruling clique that is feeling decidedly nervous.

And why wouldn’t they be – their massive make work schemes are being financed by a rigged banking system and stealing money and property from households. Continue reading