Up to 100 foreign Commonwealth Games delegates without visas ‘may still be in Australia’

Up to 100 foreign Commonwealth Games delegates without visas ‘may still be in Australia’

Updated May 17, 2018 10:34:27 Photo: Athletes from five African nations disappeared during last month’s Commonwealth Games. (ABC News) Related Story: Missing Commonwealth Games athletes still on the run as visas expire It is possible that up to 100 foreign athletes and team officials who came to Australia for the …

Missing Commonwealth Games athletes still on the run as visas expire

Missing Commonwealth Games athletes still on the run as visas expire

Updated May 16, 2018 10:47:04 Photo: Athletes from five African nations disappeared during last month’s Commonwealth Games. (ABC News) Related Story: Missing Games athletes contact Sydney refugee service There are “significantly more” than 19 athletes and officials missing since the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, a refugee legal advocacy group says. …

Missing Commonwealth Games athletes’ visas set to expire at midnight

Missing Commonwealth Games athletes’ visas set to expire at midnight

Updated May 15, 2018 05:49:37 Photo: The absent Cameroon athletes have not been officially reported as missing. (ABC News) Eleven athletes from three African nations who disappeared during last month’s Commonwealth Games have until midnight tonight to apply for protection visas or risk mandatory detention and deportation for overstaying their …

Fact check: Are one in 10 workers in Australia on temporary work visas? – Fact Check

Fact check: Are one in 10 workers in Australia on temporary work visas? – Fact Check

Posted March 27, 2018 16:59:18 Photo: Secretary of the ACTU, Sally McManus, says that one in 10 workers in Australia are on temporary work visas. (AAP: Erik Anderson) The claim Australian Council of Trade Unions secretary Sally McManus has called for an end to Australia’s uncapped temporary working visa system. …

Domestic violence victims on temporary visas left with no escape due to legal loophole

Domestic violence victims on temporary visas left with no escape due to legal loophole

By Ryma Tchier Updated March 23, 2018 06:57:07 Photo: Grace decided to leave when her partner made sexual advances on her child. (ABC News) Grace had already left one abusive relationship with the father of her daughter in the Philippines, when she met a man she thought was the one. …