Tasmanian shipbuilder warns of skills drain with naval contracts going to SA

Tasmanian shipbuilder warns of skills drain with naval contracts going to SA

Posted April 04, 2018 08:40:45 There are concerns from a major Tasmanian shipbuilder that the Federal Government’s multi-billion-dollar naval shipbuilding program will result in a skills drain from the state, similar to what happened during the mining boom. On Tuesday, the Federal Government announced the successful tenderers for a new …

US defence industry contracts in Tasmanian delegation’s sights

US defence industry contracts in Tasmanian delegation’s sights

Posted April 03, 2018 15:52:24 Photo: Rob Miley (R) from AquaTruck will travel to the US with Jeremy Rockliff to tout for new business. (ABC News: Ellen Coulter) Tasmania’s Defence Industries Minister will lead a $125,000 trade mission to the United States next week, as the island state continues to …

UK man contracts drug-resistant super-gonorrhoea

UK man contracts drug-resistant super-gonorrhoea

By Amalie Finlayson Updated March 29, 2018 16:48:34 What has been dubbed the world’s “worst-ever” case of super-gonorrhoea has been found in a man who attended an English sexual health clinic early this year, according to a report published by Public Health England. Health Officials say it is the first …