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Cutting the migration rate won’t fix our infrastructure, but what will?

Cutting the migration rate won’t fix our infrastructure, but what will?

Crikey readers respond to the government's proposed migration rate "quick fix", and the call for independence by the ABC.

Morrison announces plan to cut migrant intake

Morrison announces plan to cut migrant intake

Good morning, early birds. PM Scott Morrison has announced a plan to reduce Australia’s migration cap, China has been revealed as the perpetrator of a number of cyber thefts in Australia, and a new scheme will give domestic violence victims early access to their super. It’s the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Yes Gerard, we should keep immigration levels high

Yes Gerard, we should keep immigration levels high

A worldwide recession is the ideal time to try to lure the world’s best skilled workers here, writes Bernard Keane.

As you sit in your traffic jam, Immigration Dept plays numbers down

As you sit in your traffic jam, Immigration Dept plays numbers down

From Brisbane to Perth and all major centres in between, Australian cities are groaning under inadequate infrastructure, choked roads, unaffordable housing, failing public transport.