Friday, April 09, 2010
CHANGES TO AUSTRALIA’S IMMIGRATION PROCESSING SYSTEM
Effective immediately, the Australian Government has today introduced a suspension of the processing of new asylum applications from Sri Lanka and Afghanistan.
...the Australian Government has suspended the processing of new asylum claims by Sri Lankan nationals for a period of three months and the processing of new asylum claims by Afghan nationals for a period of six months. These suspensions will be reviewed at the end of their respective periods.
Possum: Net Arrivals – Cheap Populism and Export Destruction
. What do you do if you're a bureaucrat attempting to win reelection?
. We're getting economic refugees
. Asylum seeker push vs asylum seeker pull