VICTORIAN AND NSW PREMIERS CANCEL IFTAR DINNERS IN SOLIDARITY WITH MUSLIM COMMUNITY’S PROTEST

Tribune International (Australia), 1st March 2024; In a significant move, both the Victorian Premier, Jacinta Allan, and the Premier of New South Wales (NSW), Chris Minns have announced the cancellation of their... Read more »

NEW STUDY FINDS JUNK FOOD AND SUGARY DRINK CONSUMPTION LINKED TO INCREASED HEALTH RISKS

Media Release by Food for Health Alliance, 29 Feb 2024: The study:  Ultra-processed food exposure and adverse health outcomes: umbrella review of epidemiological meta-analyses Packaged foods like baked goods, snacks, fizzy drinks, sugary... Read more »

US$70 BILLION FROM PUBLIC EV CHARGING IN 2030

[US$70 BILLION FROM PUBLIC EV CHARGING IN 2030, a US$90 Billion Automotive Digital Tech Spend in 2028, and 36 Other Transformative Technology Stats You Need to Know – ABI Research’s latest whitepaper highlights... Read more »

AUSTRALIA FIXED COMMUNICATION SERVICES MARKET TO REACH $7.8 BILLION IN 2028

News Release by GlobalData, 28 Feb 2024: Fixed communication services revenue growth in Australia is projected to experience minimal growth, increasing from $7.5 billion in 2023 to $7.8 billion in 2028, with... Read more »

US CONGRESS REPRESENTATIVES ADVOCATE FOR FAIRNESS IN PAKISTANI ELECTIONS

Report by Syed Atiq ul Hassan, 28 Feb 2024 Sydney (Tribune International, Australia): Congressman Greg Casar and Congresswoman Susan Wild have taken a significant step in supporting the people of Pakistan by... Read more »

SILENCE BROKEN ON GENDER PAY GAPS BUT WE MUST HOLD ORGANISATIONS TO ACCOUNT

The exposure of the gender pay gaps in large Australian organisations is a turning point for gender equality, but more must be done to hold employers to account, says a University of... Read more »

APPEAL TO HALT IMF LOANS TO CORRUPT PAKISTANI GOVERNMENT

To:       Ms. Kristalina Geogieva, Managing Director, IMF Copy:   His Excellency, Neil Hawkins, Australian High Commission, Islamabad, Pakistan  The International Monetary Fund (IMF) must cease providing loans to the fraudulent Pakistani government. Funds from IMF... Read more »

ONEVIEW’S CARE EXPERIENCE PLATFORM (CXP) GOES LIVE

Oneview’s Care Experience Platform (CXP) Goes Live at Avive Health, Marking a Milestone with the Opening of Two State-of-the-Art Private Mental Health Hospitals Oneview’s CXP is now live for over 120 private... Read more »

TECH COUNCIL LAUNCHES VIRTUAL WORK EXPERIENCE PROGRAM

Opening pathways to tech jobs for more young Australians 22 February 2024, Sydney, Media Release from Tech Council of Australia: The Tech Council of Australia (TCA) was joined by the Hon. Amanda... Read more »

MINNS LABOR GOVERNMENT NEGLECTS MULTICULTURAL MEDIA

Sydney (Media Release from NSW Shadow Minister for Multiculturalism, 21 Feb 2024): During yesterday’s Budget Estimates, Minister for Multiculturalism, Steve Kamper, once again demonstrated his lack of understanding when it comes to... Read more »

ID Support NSW launches translated identity protection sessions for Arabic and Vietnamese speakers

Sydney (Press Release Department of Customer Services, 22 Feb 2024): To address rising concerns among Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities about how they can keep their personal information protected, ID Support... Read more »

FIRE AND RESCUE NSW CONTAINS CHEMICAL SPILL AT HIGH SCHOOL IN HURSTVILLE NSW

Press Release Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW), Feb 21, 2024: crews have contained a chemical spill at a school in Sydney’s south, which caused 28 people to feel unwell this afternoon. A... Read more »

FIRE AND RESCUE NSW FIREFIGHTERS SAVE RESIDENTS FROM BURNING UNIT BLOCK

Parramatta (Press Release FRNSW, 21 Feb 2024): Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have used ladders to rescue six people from their balconies as fire erupted in a unit block in Sydney’s... Read more »

INTERNATIONAL OUTCRY OVER RIGGED PAKISTANI ELECTIONS: Pakistani Australians Appeal to Australian Leadership

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan, Sydney Australia, Feb 21, 2024 In the wake of the recently held Pakistani elections on February 8, 2024, international observers have denounced the process as heavily rigged.... Read more »

DOZENS OF ASYLUM-SEEKERS FROM PAKISTAN AND BANGLADESH LAND IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Tribune International, 16 Feb 2024 by Syed Atiq ul Hassan: A group of approximately 30 asylum-seekers hailing from Pakistan and Bangladesh made a perilous journey by boat from Indonesia and were discovered... Read more »

CONCERNS RAISED BY AUSTRALIA REGARDING PAKISTAN’S ELECTIONS

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan Several prominent democratic nations, including Australia, have voiced their concerns regarding the recent elections in Pakistan, held on February 8. The Australian Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued... Read more »

UNVEILING DECEPTION: Tactics Employed to Thwart Imran Khan and PTI in the Electoral Arena

Fraudulence and fudging in the Election Process to Block Imran Khan and his PTI “Concerns Mount as International Observers Question Legitimacy of Pakistani Election Results” By Syed Atiq ul Hassan, Sydney Australia... Read more »

Empowering Australia’s First Nation

On Australia Day by Syed Atiq ul Hassan The first nation (indigenous – Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders) Australians view ‘Australia Day’ as a foundation day for the destruction of their culture and centuries-old... Read more »

SEA OF LIGHT SHINES IN TOWN HALL (Parramatta)

A mesmerising interactive installation exploring the connection between the land and sea will light up the Great Hall within the newly reopened Parramatta Town Hall throughout January. The Sea of Light exhibition,... Read more »

MINNS GOVERNMENT TO DELIVER SAFETY, SECURITY AND RESILIENCE FOR FAITH GROUPS ACROSS NSW

Wednesday, 13 December 2023 The Minns Government is delivering on our commitment to protect our multifaith community. Faith groups can now apply for a share of $15 million to upgrade safety and... Read more »

NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service – 2023 END OF YEAR MESSAGE

This year has been another busy year with many challenges and great accomplishments. We would like to thank you for all your support and collaboration in delivering important health information to culturally... Read more »

YEAR ENDING MESSAGE OF CEO, MULTICULTURAL NSW

As the year draws to a close, Multicultural NSW would like to take this opportunity to thank the many community stakeholders we’ve collaborated with this year. We acknowledge your advice and support... Read more »

A Migration Strategy for Australia – NEW STRATEGY POLICY RELEASED

Australia now has a strategy for its migration system.​ The Government’s Migration Strategy was released on 11 December 2023 and outlines a new vision for Australia’s migration system, with a policy roadmap... Read more »

PARRAMATTA’S NEW FRONT DOOR REVEALED – CHARLES STREET SQUARE OFFICIALLY OPENED

Parramatta (Press Release by Parramatta Council, 27 Nov 2023): The new gateway to the heart of global Sydney has been unveiled with today’s official opening of Parramatta’s Charles Street Square. Adjacent to... Read more »